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Rico Fata : biography

February 12, 1980 -

Rico Fata (born February 12, 1980) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player currently with Genève-Servette HC of the Swiss NLA. He has also played for the Calgary Flames, New York Rangers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Atlanta Thrashers and Washington Capitals of the NHL.

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1995–96 Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds OHL 62 11 15 26 52 4 0 0 0 0
1996–97 London Knights OHL 59 19 34 53 76
1997–98 London Knights OHL 64 43 33 76 110 16 9 5 14 49
1998–99 London Knights OHL 23 15 18 33 41 25 10 12 22 42
1998–99 Calgary Flames NHL 20 0 1 1 4
1999–00 Saint John Flames AHL 76 29 29 58 65 3 0 0 4 42
1999–00 Calgary Flames NHL 2 0 0 0 0
2000–01 Saint John Flames AHL 70 23 29 52 129 19 2 3 5 22
2000–01 Calgary Flames NHL 5 0 0 0 6
2001–02 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 61 35 36 71 36 10 2 5 7 4
2001–02 New York Rangers NHL 10 0 0 0 0
2002–03 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 9 8 6 14 6
2002–03 New York Rangers NHL 36 2 4 6 6
2002–03 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 27 5 8 13 10
2003–04 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 73 16 18 34 54
2004–05 HC Asiago ITL 35 18 20 38 36 10 8 5 13 10
2005–06 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 20 0 0 0 10
2005–06 Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 25 8 10 18 39
2005–06 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 6 0 1 1 4
2005–06 Washington Capitals NHL 21 3 3 6 8
2006–07 Washington Capitals NHL 10 1 1 2 2
2006–07 Adler Mannheim DEL 29 8 10 18 12 11 2 4 6 8
2007–08 Adler Mannheim DEL 53 7 14 21 67 5 0 2 2 2
2008–09 EHC Biel NLA 45 18 19 37 44
2009–10 EHC Biel NLA 41 15 16 31 28
2010–11 EHC Biel NLA 47 13 21 34 16
NHL totals 230 27 36 63 104
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