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Adam Cracknell
Born July 15, 1985 (1985-07-15) (age 36)
Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight 211 lb (96 kg; 15 st 1 lb)
Position Right Wing
Shoots Right
NHL team St. Louis Blues
NHL Draft 279th overall, 2004
Calgary Flames
Playing career 2006–present

Adam Cracknell (born on July 15, 1985) is a Canadian professional ice hockey right winger currently playing for the St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Playing Career[]

Adam played junior hockey for the Kootenay Ice in the Western Hockey League (WHL). Has was a member of the 2004–05 WHL regular season champions with the Kootenay Ice.

In his final year, 2005–06, Adam lead the Kootenay team in goals (42), assists (51) and points (93). He was Ranked second in the WHL in total points and was named to the WHL West Second All-Star Team.

Noticed by professional scouts for his size and work ethic, Adam was drafted by the Calgary Flames in the final round of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.

Adam played three seasons (2006–09) with the Flames' minor league affiliates, but failed to make the jump into the NHL. On July 16, 2009, Adam was signed as an unrestricted free agent by the St. Louis Blues.

On March 1, 2011, Adam was recalled by the Blues after spending the majority of the 2011 season playing for the Blues affiliate, the Peoria Rivermen of the American Hockey League.

On March 12, 2011, Adam scored his first NHL goal in a game against the Detroit Red Wings.

Career Statistics[]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2002–03 Kootenay Ice WHL 67 7 4 11 37 11 0 0 0 2
2003–04 Kootenay Ice WHL 72 26 35 61 63 4 1 1 2 2
2004–05 Kootenay Ice WHL 72 19 29 48 65 16 8 8 16 6
2005–06 Kootenay Ice WHL 72 42 51 93 85 6 1 4 5 6
2005–06 Omaha Ak-Sar-Ben Knights AHL 6 1 2 3 2
2006–07 Las Vegas Wranglers ECHL 31 8 14 22 35 8 3 3 6 6
2007–08 Las Vegas Wranglers ECHL 61 29 30 59 47 21 9 13 22 4
2007–08 Quad City Flames AHL 4 1 0 1 0
2008–09 Quad City Flames AHL 79 10 16 26 36
2009–10 Peoria Rivermen AHL 76 17 21 38 40
2010–11 Peoria Rivermen AHL 61 6 19 25 54 4 2 0 2 0
2010–11 St. Louis Blues NHL 24 3 4 7 8
2011–12 Peoria Rivermen AHL 72 23 26 49 54
2011–12 St. Louis Blues NHL 2 1 0 1 0
2012–13 Peoria Rivermen AHL 49 17 16 33 26
2012–13 St. Louis Blues NHL 20 2 4 6 4 5 0 0 0 0
NHL totals 46 6 8 14 12 5 0 0 0 0
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