|Born|| January 14 1987,|
Prince George, BC, CAN
| 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
205 lb (93 kg; 14 st 9 lb)
| NHL team (P)|
| Pittsburgh Penguins|
WBS Penguins (AHL)
St. Louis Blues
Columbus Blue Jackets
|NHL Draft|| 171st overall, 2005|
St. Louis Blues
</div></div> Nicholas Drazenovic (born January 14, 1987) is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre of Croatian ancestry. He is currently playing with the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League. Drazenovic was selected by the St. Louis Blues in the 6th round (171st overall) of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.
During the 2010–11 season, in November the Blues recalled Drazenovic from the AHL affiliate, the Peoria Rivermen. He played in three NHL games before being returned to Peoria for the remainder of the year.
On July 7, 2011, after he was not tendered an offer by the Blues, Drazenovic signed a one-year contract with the Columbus Blue Jackets. He was assigned to play with affiliate the Springfield Falcons for the start of the 2011–12 season.
On July 5, 2013, Drazenovic signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins that will pay him $550,000 at the NHL level.
Regular season and playoffsEdit
|2002–03||Prince George Cougars||WHL||15||4||4||8||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|2003–04||Prince George Cougars||WHL||65||7||30||37||38||—||—||—||—||—|
|2004–05||Prince George Cougars||WHL||72||18||38||56||24||—||—||—||—||—|
|2005–06||Prince George Cougars||WHL||71||30||33||63||51||5||0||0||0||4|
|2006–07||Prince George Cougars||WHL||58||18||32||50||63||15||9||10||19||6|
|2010–11||St. Louis Blues||NHL||3||0||0||0||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|2012–13||Columbus Blue Jackets||NHL||8||0||0||0||4||—||—||—||—||—|
|Men's ice hockey|
|World U-17 Hockey Challenge|
|Silver||2004 Newfoundland and Labrador|
- ↑ Nick Drazenovic player profile. Eliteprospects.com (2011-01-02). Retrieved on 2011-01-02.
- ↑ Columbus Blue Jackets sign James Wisniewski to six-year deal. ESPN (2011-07-07). Retrieved on 2011-07-07.
- ↑ Penguins Sign Forward Nick Drazenovic. National Hockey League. Pittsburgh Penguins (July 5, 2013). Retrieved on 6 July 2013.
- Nick Drazenovic's career stats at Eliteprospects.com
- Nick Drazenovic's NHL player profile
- Nick Drazenovic's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database
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