Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Andrew Desjardins
Born in Lively, Ontario on July 27, 1986, Andrew Desjardins played his junior hockey for the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds of the Ontario Hockey League. Undrafted, he began his professional career in 2007 with the Laredo Bucks of the Central Hockey League.

In 2009, he would join the AHL's Worchester Sharks and signed with San Jose the following summer. Desjardins would get his first taste of NHL action during the 2010-11 season, suiting up for 17 games for the Sharks. The following season he would appear in 76 games for the club, scoring four times and adding 13 assists.

On March 2, 2015, Desjardins would be traded to the Chicago Blackhawks for Ben Smith and a seventh round draft pick.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
2002-03 Rayside Balfour Jr. Sabercats Minor-ON
2002-03 Espanola Sreaming Eagles ON-Jr.A 8 1 4 5 14
2003-04 Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds OHL 55 3 6 9 41 -5
2004-05 Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds OHL 68 17 17 34 49 +6 7 0 0 0 2
2005-06 Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds OHL 6 12 16 28 78 +2 4 2 3 5 10
2006-07 Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds OHL 65 16 26 42 96 +11 13 2 5 7 18
2007-08 Laredo Bucks CHL 64 22 37 59 112 11 2 4 6 21
2008-09 Phoenix RoadRunners ECHL 5 2 0 2 6 -4
2008-09 Worcester Sharks AHL 74 8 14 22 99 +4 12 4 2 6 13
2009-10 Worcester Sharks AHL 80 19 27 46 126 +29 11 2 2 4 32
2010-11 San Jose Sharks NHL 17 1 2 3 4 -1 3 1 0 1 4
2010-11 Worcester Sharks AHL 58 12 17 29 69 +14
2011-12 San Jose Sharks NHL 76 4 13 17 47 +4 5 1 0 1 2
2012-13 San Jose Sharks NHL 42 2 1 3 61 -6 11 0 0 0 6
2013-14 San Jose Sharks NHL 81 3 14 17 86 -8 7 0 2 2 31
2014-15 San Jose Sharks NHL 56 5 3 8 50 -2
2014-15 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 13 0 2 2 7 +1 21 1 3 4 4
2015-16 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 77 8 5 13 30 -8 6 0 0 0 0
2016-17 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 46 0 1 1 22 -6
NHL Totals 408 23 41 64 307 53 3 5 8 47


Signed as a free agent by Worcester (AHL), October, 2008. Signed as a free agent by San Jose, June 26, 2010. Traded to Chicago by San Jose for Ben Smith and Chicago's 7th round pick (Ivan Chekhovich) in 2017 NHL Draft, March 2, 2015.
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