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R.J. Umberger
R.J. Umberger
Center  - PHI
(UHM-buhr-guhr, AHR-JAY)
Number: 18
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 214
Shoots: Left
Born: May 3, 1982  (Age 32)
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, PA, United States
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Acquired: Signed as a free agent by the Flyers on June 16, 2004.
Drafted: VAN / 2001 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (16th overall)

Career:  Scored career-high 26 goals in 2008-09 (1st season with CBJ)… Registered career-high 57 pts (25G-32A) in 2010-11… Scored 1st career NHL goal (w/PHI) on 11/22/05 vs. TBL (opposing goalie: S. Burke)… Spent 3 seasons (2000-03) with OSU Buckeyes (112GP-58G-81A-129P)… Named CCHA 1st Team All-Star and NCAA West 2nd Team All-American in '03… Named CCHA Rookie of the Year in '01…. Member of Team USA at IIHF World Junior Championships in '01 and '02 (14GP-3G-6A-9P combined)... Won Penguins Cup (PA high school tourney) with Plum Mustangs in '98.

2013-14: Led CBJ in PPG (8)... Surpassed D. Vyborny for 2nd place on CBJ's all-time goals list (114) on 1/21 vs. LAK... Skated in 600th career NHL game on 10/4 vs. CGY.

2012-13: Led all CBJ forwards in blocked shots (45 - 8th among all NHL F)... Tallied 200th point as a Blue Jacket on 2/10 vs. EDM (goal).

Personal: Nickname is ‘Umby’… Favorite player growing up was Mario Lemieux... Favorite TV shows: Sons of Anarchy, Homeland and The Walking Dead.



2008 Playoffs: Led the team in goals with 10 and plus/minus at +7...Finished second on the team in points with 15...Recorded at least a point in nine of his last 12 games, including a six-game point scoring streak (4/24/08 through 5/9/08)...Recorded a goal and three assists for four points and two penalty minutes in five games of the Eastern Conf. Final series vs. Pittsburgh...Posted eight goals and one assist and four penalty minutes in five games of the Eastern Conf. Semifinal series vs. Montreal...Recorded the game-winning goal vs. Montreal in Game Three on April 28...Recorded a goal and an assist for two points and four penalty minutes in seven games of Eastern Conf. Quarterfinal series vs. Washington...2007-08 Regular Season: Missed six games from March 18 through 29 due to a MCL sprain of his left knee sustained at Pittsburgh on March 16...Missed the first two games of the season recovering from surgery performed on Sept. 27 to repair a broken pinky finger on his left hand sustained at Ottawa on Sept. 25.
- Set new career high for assists in a season (18 in 2005-06).
- Set new career high for points in a season (38 - 2005-06)br>- NHL/Flyers Career Regular Season Totals: 228 GP, 49-67-116, 78 PIM
- NHL/Flyers Career Playoff Totals: 22 GP, 11-5-16, 12 PIM
- 2008 Eastern Conf. Quarterfinals: 7 GP, 1-1-2, 4 PIM
- 2008 Eastern Conf. Semifinals: 5 GP, 8-1-9, 4 PIM
- 2008 Eastern Conf. Finals: 5 GP, 1-3-4, 2 PIM
- 2007-08 Single Game Regular Season Highs: Goals - 3 (vs. PIT, 12/11/07 - new career high); Assists - 2 (six times - tying career high); Points - 5 (vs.PIT, 12/11/07); Shots - 8 (vs. PIT, 12/11/07); Plus/Minus - +4 (vs. PIT, 12/11/07); TOI - 24:00 (@ TOR, 1/5/08)br>- 2008 Single Game Playoff Highs: Goals - 2 (three times); Assists - 2 (@ PIT, 5/9/08); Points - 3 (@ MTL, 5/3/08); Shots - 6 (twice); Plus/Minus - +2 (three times); TOI - 21:06 (vs. WSH, 4/17/08)

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - BOS 82 54 19 9 261 177 117
2 y - PIT 82 51 24 7 249 207 109
3 x - TBL 82 46 27 9 240 215 101
4 x - MTL 82 46 28 8 215 204 100
5 x - NYR 82 45 31 6 218 193 96
6 x - PHI 82 42 30 10 236 235 94
7 x - CBJ 82 43 32 7 231 216 93
8 x - DET 82 39 28 15 222 230 93
9 WSH 82 38 30 14 235 240 90
10 NJD 82 35 29 18 197 208 88
11 OTT 82 37 31 14 236 265 88
12 TOR 82 38 36 8 231 256 84
13 CAR 82 36 35 11 207 230 83
14 NYI 82 34 37 11 225 267 79
15 FLA 82 29 45 8 196 268 66
16 BUF 82 21 51 10 157 248 52

STATS

2013-2014 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
C. Giroux 82 28 58 7 86
J. Voracek 82 23 39 11 62
W. Simmonds 82 29 31 -4 60
S. Hartnell 78 20 32 11 52
M. Streit 82 10 34 3 44
B. Schenn 82 20 21 0 41
M. Read 75 22 18 -4 40
S. Couturier 82 13 26 1 39
V. Lecavalier 69 20 17 -16 37
K. Timonen 77 6 29 5 35
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
S. Mason 33 18 7 .917 2.50
R. Emery 9 12 2 .903 2.96
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