Los Angeles Kings
Colorado Avalanche
Marc-Andre Cliche
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Marc-AndreCliche
POSITION: Center
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
SHOOTS: Right
WEIGHT: 202
BIRTHDATE: 03/23/1987
AGE: 27
BIRTHPLACE: Rouyn-Noranda, QC, CAN
DRAFTED: NYR: 2005-56 overall
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
First NHL game: March 2, 2010 at Dallas
First NHL goal: None
First NHL assist: None
Most points, game: None
Most goals, game: None
Most assists, game: None
Longest point streak: None
Longest goal streak: None
Longest assist streak: None
Career power-play goals: None
Career short-handed goals: None
Career game-winning goals: None
Career penalty shots: None
Career overtime goals: None
Career shootout goals/attempts: None
Career plus-minus: +1
2010-11: Served as Manchester’s team captain…Three points (2-1=3) Jan. 26, 2011 vs. Norfolk…Points (3-3=6) in four straight games (Jan. 9-15, 2011)…Three points Dec. 31, 2010 vs. Providence…Four points (2-2=4) and +4 Dec. 4, 2010 vs. Springfield.

2009-10: Played one game with Kings, his NHL debut, March 2, 2010 at Dallas (plus-1)…Served as a Manchester alternate captain…Goals (4g) in three straight games (Jan. 2-8, 2010)…Three points (2-1=3) Dec. 11, 2009 vs. Worcester…Helped Monarchs advance to the AHL’s Eastern Conference Finals.

2008-09: Missed first half of season with Manchester due to shoulder injury suffered in training camp…Made season debut Feb. 6, 2009 vs. Worcester…Three points (2-1=3) and +3 March 4, 2009 vs. Springfield…Goals in back-to-back games Feb. 13, 2009 vs. Manitoba and Feb. 14, 2009 vs. Lake Erie.

2007-08: Made pro debut with Manchester Oct. 6, 2007 vs. Providence…First pro goal Nov. 10, 2007 vs. Lowell…13 points (7-6=13) in final 19 games...First multi-goal game March 7, 2008 vs. Hershey…Points (3-2=5) in five straight games (March 26-April 2, 2008)…Season-high +3 March 30, 2008 at Hershey…Recorded a shot in 42 of 52 games…Missed two months of regular season with broken foot.

2006-07: Second on Lewiston (QMJHL) in SHG (4) and GWG (4)…Was a +27…Helped Lewiston advance to Memorial Cup tournament…Third on club in playoff points (ninth in QMJHL)…Tied club lead in playoff assists (tied for fourth in QMJHL).

2005-06: Second on Lewiston in points, goals and assists…Led club in GWG (8)…Tied club lead in PPG (22)…Lewiston’s Most Inspirational Player.

2004-05: Missed majority of season with Lewiston due to a shoulder injury.

2003-04: Third among Lewiston rookies in goals, assists and points.

LAST AMATEUR CLUB:
Lewiston, QMJHL…Lewiston’s Most Inspirational Player in 2005-06.

TRANSACTIONS:
Selected by the New York Rangers in the second round (56th overall) in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.

INTERNATIONAL PLAY: Played for Team Canada at the following tournament: World Junior Championships (2007, 5 GP, 0-0=0, gold medal).