Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Ryan Barnes
Ryan Barnes was born January 30, 1980 in Dunnville, Ontario. The second round, 55th overall selection of the Detroit Red Wings in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft, Barnes is a graduate of the OHL.

A hard-nosed winger, Barnes played three seasons in the OHL, with stops in Sudbury, Toronto and Barrie where he captured an OHL Championship in 99-2000 before making his professional debut in 2000-01. Barnes went on to split his first two professional seasons with the ECHLs Toledo Storm and the AHLs Cincinnati Mighty Ducks before joining the AHLs Grand Rapids Griffins in 2002-03.

In 2003-04, the Dunnville, Ontario native spent the majority of the season in Grand Rapids while making his NHL debut with Detroit midway through the season.


REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1996-97 Quinte Hawks ON-Jr.A 46 15 19 34 245
1997-98 Sudbury Wolves OHL 46 13 18 31 111 10 0 2 2 24
1998-99 Sudbury Wolves OHL 8 2 0 2 23 -1
1998-99 Toronto St. Michael's Majors OHL 31 11 14 25 215 -17
1998-99 Barrie Colts OHL 24 16 14 30 161 +17 12 2 4 6 40
1999-00 Barrie Colts OHL 31 17 12 29 98 +15 25 7 7 14 49
2000-01 Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL 1 0 0 0 7 0
2000-01 Toledo Storm ECHL 16 2 4 6 31 -1
2001-02 Toledo Storm ECHL 1 1 0 1 0 -1
2001-02 Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL 46 2 3 5 152 -8
2002-03 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 73 5 6 11 151 +12 15 1 1 2 17
2003-04 Detroit Red Wings NHL 2 0 0 0 0 0
2003-04 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 69 6 13 19 175 +6 4 0 0 0 7
2004-05 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 69 7 8 15 167 +1
2004-05 Kalamazoo Wings UHL 11 3 5 8 4 -7
2005-06 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 7 0 0 0 9 0
2005-06 Danbury Trashers UHL 32 8 19 27 114 +15 17 0 2 2 37
2006-07 Muskegon Fury UHL 38 6 9 15 115 -2 11 3 1 4 14
NHL Totals 2 0 0 0 0


Traded to Guelph (OHL) by Sudbury (OHL) with Sudbury's 3rd round choice in 1999 OHL Priority Draft for Brian McGratton and Guelph's 4th round choice (Steve Ellis) in 1999 OHL Priority Draft , October 14, 1998. Traded to St. Michael's (OHL) by Guelph (OHL) with Sudbury's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, St. Michael's selected Steve Farquharson) in 1999 OHL Priority Draft for Charlie Stephens and St. Michael's 5th round choice (Derek Hennessey) in 1999 OHL Priority Draft, October 14, 1998. Traded to Barrie (OHL) by St. Michael's (OHL) with Mike Jefferson, Sheldon Keefe and Shawn Cation for Keith Delaney, Darryl Bootland, Adam DeLeew and Brad Pierce, January 11, 1999.
Suspended for 25 games for stick-swinging incident in game vs. Oshawa (OHL), October 3, 1999.
Missed majority of 2000-01 due to concussion in training camp, September, 2000.