Columbus Blue Jackets
Columbus Blue Jackets
Cam Atkinson
POSITION: Right Wing
HEIGHT: 5' 8"
BIRTHDATE: 06/05/1989
AGE: 27
DRAFTED: CBJ: 2008-157 overall
2014-15 Highlights:
• Posted career highs in goals, penalty minutes and time on ice and tied career high in points
• Registered second consecutive 20-goal season, finishing fourth on Columbus in goals and points (tied)
• Tied club record with seven game-winning goals (Geoff Sanderson in 2000-01, Rick Nash in 2003-04 and 2010-11)
• Named NHL’s Second Star of the Week for Mar. 23-29 after recording 4-3-7 in three games, including his second career hat trick on Mar. 27 at Chicago (Corey Crawford-2, empty net-1)
• Registered his 100th career NHL point (goal) on Mar. 13 vs. Edmonton
• Tied a career high with a four-game point streak (3-2-5) from Oct. 9-17

• Nickname is ‘Atko’
• Started The Force Network Fund in 2015 to raise funds for military and first responder charitable organizations

Career Highlights:
• Recorded 21 goals and career-high 40 points in career-high 79 games and ranked second on the club in shots (216), third in goals and first-T in game-winning goals (5) in 2013-14
• Posted career-high four points (2-2-4) on Dec. 10, 2013 vs. New Jersey
• Fired nine shots on goal and tallied three points (2-1-3) on Mar. 28, 2013 at Edmonton
• Scored first career game-winning goal on Mar. 9, 2013 vs. Detroit
• Became the third rookie in franchise history to record a hat trick with three goals on Apr. 5, 2012 at Colorado (Semyon Varlamov-2, empty net-1)
• Tallied the first multi-point game of his NHL career with 0-2-2 on Mar. 31, 2012 at St. Louis
• Scored the game-deciding shootout goal on Mar. 18, 2012 at Calgary, on the first shootout attempt of his NHL career
• Was selected to play in the 2012 AHL All-Star Classic (had an assist while playing for the Eastern Conference)