Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Jeff Schultz
Jeff Schultz was born February 25, 1986 in Calgary, Alberta. The Capitals' first round, 27th overall selection in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft, Schultz is a graduate of the WHL's Calgary Hitmen.

An imposing defenceman, Schultz posted 107 points in his four-year 262-game WHL career with Calgary. He split his first professional season in 2006-07 with the Capitals and their AHL affilaite in Hershey. With the Captails Schultz was third among defencemen in average ice time and although he didn't produce as much offence as expected, he was one of the clubs better defensive defencemen.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
2000-01 Calgary Hawks CBHL 27 7 8 15 20
2001-02 Calgary Rangers CBHL 27 5 18 23 42
2002-03 Calgary Hitmen WHL 50 2 1 3 4 -6 4 0 0 0 0
2003-04 Calgary Hitmen WHL 72 11 24 35 33 +28 7 1 1 2 0
2003-04 Canada WJ18-A 7 0 0 0 2 +5
2004-05 Calgary Hitmen WHL 72 2 27 29 31 -7 12 2 1 3 6
2005-06 Calgary Hitmen WHL 68 7 33 40 36 +20 13 4 6 10 6
2005-06 Hershey Bears AHL 7 1 3 4 4
2006-07 Washington Capitals NHL 38 0 3 3 16 +5
2006-07 Hershey Bears AHL 44 2 10 12 39 +20 19 0 1 1 18
2007-08 Washington Capitals NHL 72 5 13 18 28 +12 2 0 0 0 2
2007-08 Hershey Bears AHL 1 0 0 0 0 +1
2008-09 Washington Capitals NHL 64 1 11 12 21 +13 1 0 0 0 0
2009-10 Washington Capitals NHL 73 3 20 23 32 +50 7 0 1 1 4
2010-11 Washington Capitals NHL 72 1 9 10 12 +6 9 0 0 0 6
2011-12 Washington Capitals NHL 54 1 5 6 12 -2 10 0 0 0 2
2012-13 Washington Capitals NHL 26 0 3 3 12 -6
NHL Totals 399 11 64 75 133 29 0 1 1 14


WHL East Second All-Star Team (2006) Missed majority of 2012-13 as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles, July 5, 2013.