Anthony Stewart
Anthony Stewart
Right Wing
NUMBER: 21
HEIGHT: 6' 3"
WEIGHT: 230
SHOOTS: Right
BIRTHDATE: 01/05/1985
BIRTHPLACE: LaSalle, QC, CAN
DRAFTED: FLA: 2003-25 overall
2011-12 SEASON
Completed his sixth NHL season and first with the Hurricanes… Totaled 20 points (9g, 11a) in 77 games played… Eight of his nine goals came at home… Carolina gained points in seven of the eight games when he found the net (4-1-3)… Made his Hurricanes debut vs. TB (10/7)… Scored his first Hurricanes goal and was (+1) vs. BOS (10/12)… Netted his second goal of the season and was (+1) at BOS (10/18)… Tallied his third goal of the season vs. WSH (11/4)… Played in his 200th career NHL game at NYR (11/11)… Had a career-high 17 penalty minutes vs. NYR (12/1)… Notched the game-winning goal vs. NJ (12/26)… Earned an assist on Brent’s game-winning goal vs. WPG (1/23)… Scored two second-period goals vs. TB (3/3), marking his only multi-point/goal game of the season… Longest point streak: 2 games (2/20-23: 1g, 1a)…
Anthony and his fiancé, Chante’, welcomed their first child, a son named Mason, in October 2011… They spend their summers in Toronto, where his family moved shortly after he was born in Quebec… Anthony has five sisters and one brother, Chris, who plays for the St. Louis Blues… He is involved with Hockey is for Everyone… Anthony started playing hockey at age 5, and his first team was the West Hill Golden Hawks… He says his mother was the biggest influence on his career… His favorite player growing up was Mario Lemieux, and he also played basketball and was on the track and field team in high school… Anthony’s favorite television show is Family Guy, favorite movie is Inception, favorite book is A Million Little Pieces and favorite magazine is Vibe… The most-played artist on his iPod is Drake… His first job was building swimming pools with his father… Anthony is on Twitter with username @ehstew13 and his favorite website is mediatakeout.com… His most-common game day habit is a long nap… His biggest talent outside of hockey is beatboxing… His favorite sport to play other than hockey is basketball, and his favorite sport to watch is football… His favorite athlete is Fred Taylor, and favorite team is the Toronto Raptors… He chose the number 13 because "people say it’s bad luck, I’m trying to make it good luck"… His most memorable hockey moment was scoring a hat trick against the Anaheim Ducks… His favorite former teammate is Tim Stapleton… His favorite road city is Dallas, favorite road arena is the Wells Fargo Center, and favorite team to play against is the New York Rangers.