Hal Gill bigraphy, stories - American ice hockey player

Hal Gill : biography

April 6, 1975 -

Harold Priestley Gill, III (born April 6, 1975) is an American professional ice hockey defenceman. Gill currently is an Unrestricted Free Agent of the National Hockey League. Gill has previously played for four other NHL teams and was a member of the 2009 Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins.

Personal life

Gill grew up in Bolton, Massachusetts. Hal is married to Anne and has 3 children; daughters Sophie, born in 2007, and Isabelle, born in September 2004, and son Talon, born in October 2011.

Career statistics

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1993–94 Providence College NCAA 31 1 2 3 26
1994–95 Providence College NCAA 26 1 3 4 22
1995–96 Providence College NCAA 39 5 12 17 54
1996–97 Providence College NCAA 35 5 16 21 52
1997–98 Providence Bruins AHL 4 1 0 1 23
1997–98 Boston Bruins NHL 68 2 4 6 47 6 0 0 0 4
1998–99 Boston Bruins NHL 80 3 7 10 63 12 0 0 0 14
1999–00 Boston Bruins NHL 81 3 9 12 120
2000–01 Boston Bruins NHL 80 1 10 11 71
2001–02 Boston Bruins NHL 79 4 18 22 77 6 0 1 1 2
2002–03 Boston Bruins NHL 76 4 13 17 13 5 0 0 0 4
2003–04 Boston Bruins NHL 82 2 7 9 99 7 0 1 1 4
2004–05 Lukko Rauma FNL 31 2 8 10 110 8 0 0 0 57
2005–06 Boston Bruins NHL 80 1 9 10 124
2006–07 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 82 6 14 20 91
2007–08 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 63 2 18 20 52
2007–08 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 18 1 3 4 16 20 0 1 1 12
2008–09 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 62 2 8 10 53 24 1 1 2 6
2009–10 Montreal Canadiens NHL 68 2 9 11 68 18 0 1 1 20
2010–11 Montreal Canadiens NHL 75 2 7 9 43 7 0 0 0 2
2011–12 Montreal Canadiens NHL 53 1 7 8 29
2011–12 Nashville Predators NHL 23 0 5 5 8 5 0 0 0 0
2012–13 Nashville Predators NHL 32 0 0 0 12
NHL totals 1102 36 148 184 960 110 1 5 6 68
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