Columbus Blue Jackets
Columbus Blue Jackets
Nick Foligno
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
BIRTHDATE: 10/31/1987
AGE: 28
DRAFTED: OTT: 2006-28 overall
 2014-15 Highlights:
• Led the team in goals, points, plus/minus, power play goals and multi-point games (17) and finished second in assists, while posting career highs in goals, assists, points, plus/minus, multi-point games and shots on goal
• Ranked 10th-T in NHL in points, 12th-T in goals, 11th-T in power play goals and ninth in shooting percentage
• Became the fourth player to record 30 goals and third to post 70 points in a single season in franchise history
• Named the NHL’s Third Star of the Week ending Apr. 5 after posting 4-1-5 in three games, including his first career hat trick (3-0-3) on Apr. 4 vs. Pittsburgh (2-Marc-Andre Fleury, 1-empty net)
• Tallied 1-1-2 while serving as a team captain in his first career NHL All-Star Game held on Jan. 25 at Nationwide Arena
• Had a career-best eight-game point streak from Dec. 27-Jan. 14 (2-7-9)
• Picked up his 100th career point as a Blue Jacket with an assist in his 500th career NHL game on Dec. 31 vs. Minnesota
• Nicknames are “Fliggy” and “Gino”
• Began playing hockey at the age of three and idolized his father, Mike, and Peter Forsberg growing up
• Would be a teacher if he wasn’t a hockey player

Career Highlights:
• Scored the game-winning goal 2:49 into OT in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals vs. Pittsburgh on Apr. 23, 2014 to give Columbus the first home playoff win in club history
• Dished out a career-high 210 hits, finishing fourth on Columbus and 28th-T in the NHL in 2013-14
• Ranked second on the club in PIM (96), first-T in GWG (5), first in shooting pct. (16.2) and second in takeaways (43) in 2013-14
• Skated in his 400th career NHL game on Oct. 12, 2013 vs. Boston
• Recorded his 100th career NHL assist (goal by Fedor Tyutin, 2:19 into overtime) on Apr. 17, 2013 at Anaheim
• Set a Blue Jackets team record for fastest two goals by a single player (0:51) on Mar. 22, 2013 vs. Calgary
• Scored the first goal of Columbus’ season in his Blue Jackets debut on Jan. 19, 2013 at Nashville
• Was one of three Senators to play in all 82 games in 2011-12 and one of two to play all 82 games in 2010-11
• Set a career high with three assists on Mar. 24, 2012 vs. Pittsburgh
• Collected 4-3-7 during a six-game point streak Nov. 29-Dec. 8, 2011
• Notched the 100th point of his NHL career on Mar. 31, 2011 at Florida