|BIRTHPLACE:||Stowe, VT, USA|
|* Recalled 12/2 for the second time this year
* Made his first NHL appearance since 2005-06 on 11/26 vs. ATL
* Tied for 10th in the AHL in goals (10) in 21 games at the time of his latest recall
Matched his AHL career high with 71 GP for Worcester … Finished second on the team in goals (24) and tied for second in points (55) … Had a team-high 12 PPGs, tied for 19th in the AHL … Posted three points (1g-2a) in the season opener, 10/6 at Springfield … Scored two goals, including the GWG, 11/7 at Bridgeport … Recorded two goals and an assist 12/31 at Manchester and 2/2 vs. Manchester.
2006-07: Established AHL career highs in goals (31), assists (32) and points (63) in 61 games with Worcester … Tied for 13th in the AHL in both goals and PPGs (13) … Made his Worcester debut 10/27 vs. Portland, registering two assists … Ended the season on an eight-game point-scoring streak (8g-6a) … Led the team in playoff assists (5) and tied for the team lead in points … Scored the Sharks’ first postseason goal 4/18 at Manchester.
2005-06: Played with both Washington and the 2006 Calder Cup champion Hershey Bears (AHL) … Appeared in three games for the Capitals: 12/3 vs. NYR, 12/7 vs. NSH and 12/9 vs. DET … Recorded 40 points (21g-19a) in 43 games with Hershey … Finished tied for third on the team with 11 PPGs … Tied for fourth on the Bears in goals … Ranked third in playoff scoring for the Bears and 10th in the AHL with 21 points (8g-13a) in 21 games.
2004-05: Spent all year with Portland (AHL) and finished second on the team in goals (18), tied for fourth in assists (21) and tied for third in points (39) … Had seven PPGs … His .135 shooting percentage led the team.
2003-04: Appeared in two games for the Capitals and 68 games for Portland … Made his NHL debut 2/3 vs. TB … Led Portland in goals (18) and was tied for third in points (37) … Was voted Portland’s most valuable player by the fans.
2002-03: Recorded 37 points (22g-15a) in 71 games with Portland … Led the team in PPGs (8) and tied for second in goals and GWGs (4) … Ranked seventh on the team in scoring … Tied for the team lead in games played.
2001-02: Split his first pro season between Portland and Richmond (ECHL) after signing as a free agent with Portland on 9/30.
Played three seasons of college hockey for Vermont (ECAC).
2000-01: Led Vermont in goals (17) and ranked third on the team in points (29) in 32 games.
1999-00: Recorded 11 points (7g-4a) in 17 games for Vermont as a sophomore … Tied for third on the team in goals and ranked fifth in points. 1998-99: Had six points (4g-2a) as a freshman.
Signed as a free agent by Washington, April 9, 2002 … Signed as a free agent by San Jose, July 14, 2006 … Signed as a free agent by Washington, July 2, 2008.
Spends his offseasons in Vermont … Has his own blog at GrahamMink.com