Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Yan Stastny
Yan Stastny was born September 30, 1982 in Quebec City, Quebec. The eighth round, 259th overall selection of the Boston Bruins in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft, Yan, who is the son of former NHLer and Hall of Famer Peter Stastny, is a graduate of the NAJHL's St. Louis Sting and the USHL's Omaha Lancers.

A skilled forward, Stastny went on to play two seasons at the University of Notre Dame before opting to play professionally Germany in 2003-04. After two seasons in Germany, Stastny returned to North America after having his rights acquired by the Edmonton Oilers in the summer of 2005. Upon his return, Stastny spent most of his time with the AHL's Iowa Stars while seeing his first NHL action with the Oilers midway through the 2005-06 season. However, Stastny would see his rights re-acquired by Boston in the latter stages of the season.

Stastny would spend the next pair of seasons with honing his skills with the Bruins' AHL affiliate in Providence while seeing action in 38 games in the NHL.

In the summer of 2006, the Boston Bruins traded Yan Stastny to the St. Louis Blues for a 2007 fifth-round draft pick.

On March 3, 2010, the NHL trade deadline, Stastny was again traded, this time to the Vancouver Canucks in exchange for Pierre-Cedric Labrie.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1999-00 St. Louis Sting NAHL 45 12 23 35 77
2000-01 St. Louis Jr. Blues CSJHL 6 0 2 2 23
2000-01 Omaha Lancers USHL 44 17 14 31 101 11 6 6 12 12
2001-02 University of Notre Dame CCHA 33 6 11 17 38
2002-03 University of Notre Dame CCHA 39 14 9 23 44
2003-04 Nurnberg Ice Tigers Germany 44 9 20 29 83 6 0 1 1 6
2004-05 Nurnberg Ice Tigers Germany 51 24 30 54 60 6 2 1 3 8
2004-05 United States WC-A 7 2 0 2 6 +1
2005-06 Edmonton Oilers NHL 3 0 0 0 0 -2
2005-06 Iowa Stars AHL 51 14 17 31 42 +4
2005-06 Boston Bruins NHL 17 1 3 4 10 -2
2005-06 Providence Bruins AHL 6 0 5 5 12
2005-06 United States WC-A 7 1 0 1 2 +1
2006-07 Boston Bruins NHL 21 0 2 2 19 -3
2006-07 Providence Bruins AHL 11 3 9 12 12 +4
2006-07 Peoria Rivermen AHL 39 11 17 28 35 -4
2007-08 St. Louis Blues NHL 12 1 1 2 9 0
2007-08 Peoria Rivermen AHL 43 13 11 24 69 +7
2008-09 St. Louis Blues NHL 34 3 4 7 20 -14
2008-09 Peoria Rivermen AHL 30 12 7 19 21 +8 6 2 2 4 2
2009-10 St. Louis Blues NHL 4 1 0 1 0 +1
2009-10 Peoria Rivermen AHL 49 10 17 27 51 -8
2009-10 Manitoba Moose AHL 16 2 4 6 18 -6 6 2 2 4 8
2010-11 CSKA Moscow KHL 49 5 7 12 52
2010-11 United States WC-A 7 1 1 2 4 0
2011-12 Thomas Sabo Ice Tigers Nurnberg Germany 40 14 21 35 92
2012-13 Thomas Sabo Ice Tigers Nurnberg Germany 42 16 17 33 83 3 1 4 5 2
2013-14 Thomas Sabo Ice Tigers Nurnberg Germany 28 9 13 22 44 4 1 2 3 8
NHL Totals 91 6 10 16 58


Son of Peter. Brother of Paul.
Signed as a free agent by Nurnberg (Germany), September 18, 2003. Traded to Edmonton by Boston for Boston's 4th round pick (previously acquired, later traded to San Jose - San Jose selected James Delory) in 2006 NHL Draft, August 30, 2005. Traded to Boston by Edmonton with Marty Reasoner and Edmonton's 2nd round pick (Milan Lucic) in 2006 NHL Draft for Sergei Samsonov, March 9, 2006. Traded to St. Louis by Boston for St. Louis' 5th round pick (Denis Reul) in 2007 NHL Draft, January 16, 2006. Traded to Vancouver by St. Louis for Pierre-Cedric Labrie, March 3, 2010. Signed as a free agent by CSKA Moscow (KHL), June 29, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Nurnberg (Germany), October 6, 2011.
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