Domenic Pittis

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Domenic Pittis
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Domenic Pittis in 2009 with ZSC Lions
Born (1974-10-01) October 1, 1974 (age 45)
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Left
Played for Pittsburgh Penguins
Buffalo Sabres
Edmonton Oilers
Nashville Predators
Kloten Flyers
ZSC Lions
EV Zug
NHL Draft 52nd overall, 1993
Pittsburgh Penguins
Playing career 1994–2013

Domenico Pittis (born October 1, 1974) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey centre. He is currently an assistant coach with the Stockton Heat in the American Hockey League (AHL).

Playing career

As a youth, Pittis played in the 1988 Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournament with a minor ice hockey team from Calgary.[1]

He was selected by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second round (52nd overall) of the 1993 NHL Entry Draft.[citation needed]

After playing three seasons with the Lethbridge Hurricanes of the Western Hockey League and three more in the International Hockey League, Pittis appeared in one game in the NHL with the Penguins during the 1996–97 season. Pittis spent the next seven seasons mostly in the American Hockey League, appearing intermittently in the NHL with the Buffalo Sabres, Edmonton Oilers, and Nashville Predators. In total, he has appeared in 86 NHL games. He has scored five goals and added 11 assists.[citation needed]

He played for Team Canada at the 2007 Spengler Cup.[citation needed]

Pittis played two seasons in Switzerland, playing in Nationalliga A with the Kloten Flyers. In the 2009-2010 season, he joined ZSC Lions of the Swiss National League A, leading the team to becoming Victoria Cup champions. He is currently the team's top scorer. In 2012, he joined the team EHC Visp Nationalliga B and subsequently signed a multi-year deal extending his contract until 2015.[citation needed]

On September 1, 2013, Pittis announced his retirement from professional hockey. As of the 2013-2014 season, he is now employed by the Calgary Flames as an Assistant coach for their AHL affiliate the Stockton Heat.[citation needed]

Awards

Career statistics

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1990–91 Calgary Flames Midget AAA AMHL 35 23 54 77 43
1991–92 Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 65 6 17 23 48 5 0 2 2 4
1992–93 Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 66 46 73 119 69 4 3 3 6 8
1993–94 Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 72 58 69 127 93 8 4 11 15 16
1994–95 Cleveland Lumberjacks IHL 62 18 32 50 66 3 0 2 2 2
1995–96 Cleveland Lumberjacks IHL 74 10 28 38 100 3 0 0 0 2
1996–97 Long Beach Ice Dogs IHL 65 23 43 66 91 18 5 9 14 26
1996–97 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 1 0 0 0 0
1997–98 Syracuse Crunch AHL 75 23 41 64 90 5 1 3 4 4
1998–99 Rochester Americans AHL 76 38 66 104 108 20 7 14 21 40
1998–99 Buffalo Sabres NHL 3 0 0 0 2
1999–2000 Rochester Americans AHL 53 17 48 65 85 21 4 26 30 28
1999–2000 Buffalo Sabres NHL 7 1 0 1 6
2000–01 Edmonton Oilers NHL 47 4 5 9 49 3 0 0 0 2
2001–02 Edmonton Oilers NHL 22 0 6 6 8
2002–03 Nashville Predators NHL 2 0 0 0 2
2002–03 Milwaukee Admirals AHL 30 11 21 32 65 6 2 4 6 8
2003–04 Rochester Americans AHL 75 20 57 77 137 16 5 14 19 30
2003–04 Buffalo Sabres NHL 4 0 0 0 4
2004–05 Kloten Flyers NLA 43 17 28 45 110
2005–06 Kloten Flyers NLA 39 13 18 31 66 11 4 7 11 20
2006–07 Kloten Flyers NLA 40 17 34 51 75 11 2 8 10 55
2007–08 Kloten Flyers NLA 35 7 28 35 46
2007–08 ZSC Lions NLA 13 3 10 13 10 16 3 8 11 20
2008–09 ZSC Lions NLA 42 15 21 36 50 4 1 0 1 8
2009–10 ZSC Lions NLA 37 7 24 31 48 5 2 1 3 6
2010–11 ZSC Lions NLA 50 15 27 42 68 5 2 3 5 6
2011–12 ZSC Lions NLA 49 12 19 31 46 13 5 5 10 27
2012–13 EHC Visp NLB 32 11 39 50 62 5 1 6 7 2
2012–13 EV Zug NLA 8 1 2 3 4
NHL totals 86 5 11 16 71 3 0 0 0 2
AHL totals 309 109 233 342 485 68 19 61 80 19
NLA totals 348 106 209 315 519 73 20 34 54 146

References

  1. ^ "Pee-Wee players who have reached NHL or WHA" (PDF). Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournament. 2018. Retrieved January 26, 2019.