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RJ Umberger
RJ Umberger
Left Wing
Number: 18
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 214
Shoots: Left
Born: May 3, 1982
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Acquired: Acquired with a fourth round pick in 2008 Entry Draft (Drew Olson) from Philadelphia in exchange for a first round pick (Luca Sbisa) and third round pick (Marc-Andre Bourdon) in the 2008 Entry Draft on June 20, 2008
Drafted: VAN / 2001 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (16th overall)

2009-10: Collected 23-32-59, 40 penalty minutes and was -16 in 82 games with Columbus… Was one of two Blue Jackets to play all in 82 games (Antoine Vermette)… Has not missed a game as a Blue Jacket, playing in 164-consecutive games with the club, the third longest streak in club history… Ranked second on the club in power play goals (8-tied) and shots (221), was third in goals (tied), game-winning goals (4), time on ice among forwards (19:10) and takeaways (36), while ranking fourth in points and fifth in assists… Ranked third on the club and 24th (tied) in the NHL in face-off win percentage (52.8)… Set career highs in points, game-winning goals, time on ice and games played (tied)… Had at least one shot on goal in all but five games… Scored a goal in the season opening game Oct. 3 vs. Minnesota… Registered 0-3-3 during a three-game point streak Oct. 22-25… Scored a pair of goals including the overtime game-winner Nov. 1 at Washington… Notched two goals Nov. 21 at Nashville… Scored his second career hat trick, including the game-winning goal, while adding an assist Nov. 30 vs. St. Louis… Recorded the 100th assist of his NHL career Dec. 9 vs. Florida… Scored goals (2-1-3) in back-to-back games Dec. 12-14… Had goals/points (2-1-3) in back-to-back games Jan. 5-7… Collected 3-3-6 during a four-game point streak Jan. 16-21… Scored the game-winning goal Jan. 21 at Boston… Tallied the 200th point of his NHL career Jan. 30 at St. Louis… Scored the game-winning goal and added an assist Feb. 4 vs. Dallas… Had 2-5-7 during a six-game point streak Mar. 23-Apr.1… Games lost to injury: 0… Multi-point (goal) games: 10 (4)… Most Points: 4 – Nov. 30 vs. St. Louis… Most Goals: 3 – Nov. 30 vs. St. Louis… Most Assists: 2 (3x) – Mar. 28 at Chicago, most recent… Most PIM: 7 – Oct. 28 vs. Phoenix… Most Shots: 6 (5x) – Mar. 19 vs. Minnesota, most recent.

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