Anaheim Ducks
Anaheim Ducks
Clayton Stoner
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 4"
BIRTHDATE: 02/19/1985
AGE: 31
DRAFTED: MIN: 2004-79 overall
WHL West Second All-Star Team (2005) Missed majority of 2009-10 due to groin injury. Signed as a free agent by Banska Bystrica (Slovakia), November 29, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, July 1, 2014.
2014-15: Appeared in his sixth NHL season, his first with Anaheim…earned 1-7=8 points with 68 PIM in a career-high 69 games…led Anaheim defensemen in hits (128) and PIM, and ranked third in appearances…also co-led the team in fighting majors (8)…collected his second career GWG and first goal as a Duck in a 3-1 victory on Mar. 1 at DAL…logged a season-high 20:47 TOI, Feb. 6 @ WSH…earned his first point as a Duck (assist) in a 4-3 OT win, Dec. 7 @ WPG…missed five games with a lower-body injury (Jan. 21, Feb. 21, Mar 29-Apr. 3), five with the mumps virus (Nov. 23-Dec. 1) and one due to illness (Feb. 3)…PLAYOFFS: Reached the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the third straight season, his first with the Ducks…scored one goal (1-0=1) with a +4 rating and 10 PIM in all 16 postseason games for Anaheim…ranked second among team leaders in hits (60)…scored his second career playoff goal in Game 6 of the WCF on May 27 @ CHI…his 28:54 TOI in Game 2 of the WCF on May 19 vs. CHI marked a postseason career high.

CAREER: Signed a four-year contract with Anaheim through the 2017-18 NHL season, July 1, 2014…2013-14: Appeared in his fifth NHL season with Minnesota…made his second consecutive trip to the Stanley Cup Playoffs, earning 1-2=3 points with 26 PIM in all 13 games vs. COL and CHI…posted his first playoff scoring streak of two games (1-1=2), May 2-4…scored his first career postseason goal in Game 1 of the Second Round, May 2 @ CHI…played 63 regular-season games, scoring 1-4=5 points with 84 PIM…led the team in PIM and ranked fourth in hits…collected his fourth career NHL goal in a 6-0 victory, Mar. 18 @ NYI…appeared in his 200th career NHL game on Dec. 22 @ NYR and logged a season-high 20:57 TOI on Oct. 22 vs. NSH…missed 15 games overall with a lower-body injury (Nov. 9, Dec. 23-31, Mar. 23-Apr. 10)…2012-13: Appeared in his fourth NHL season and first postseason with Minnesota…made his Stanley Cup Playoff debut in Game 1 of the CQF on Apr. 30 @ CHI, earning an assist in 8:18 TOI…appeared in all 48 regular-season games, collecting 0-10=10 points with 42 PIM…set career highs in assists and TOI (18:13)…ranked third on the club in hits (87) and tied for third in blocked shots (57)…recorded his second and third career multi-assist games on Mar. 25 @ DAL (0-2=2) and Apr. 16 @ EDM (0-2=2), respectively…established a Wild franchise record for defensemen with a +5 rating, Mar. 25 @ DAL…2011-12: Appeared in his third NHL season with Minnesota, recording 1-4=5 points with a +3 rating and 62 PIM in 51 games…ranked third on the team in PIM…was nominated for the 2012 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy by the Minnesota Chapter of the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association…missed 30 games overall due to injury, including seven with a finger injury (Oct. 29-Nov. 12), 23 with a lower-body injury (Dec. 26-Jan. 4, Feb. 2-Mar. 8) and two with an upper-body injury (Apr. 5-7)…scored his third career NHL goal in a 5-4 shootout victory, Apr. 1 @ CHI…appeared in his 100th career NHL game, Jan. 21 vs. DAL…logged a career-best 24:24 TOI, Oct. 11 @ OTT…2010-11: Appeared in his second (first full) NHL season with Minnesota, recording 2-7=9 points with a +5 rating and 96 PIM in 57 games…set career highs in goals, plus/minus and PIM…among NHL rookie defensemen, ranked tied for third in PIM and sixth in plus/minus (min. 50 games)…led the club in plus/minus and ranked third in PIM…his first career NHL goal (Hedberg) was the game-winner in a 1-0 victory, Jan. 4  @ NJ…2009-10: Appeared in his first NHL season with Minnesota, collecting two assists (0-2=2) with a +1 rating and 12 PIM in eight games…earned his first career NHL point (assist), Dec. 19 @ OTT…made his NHL debut on Dec. 17 @ MTL, logging 14:42 TOI…was recalled from Houston (AHL) on Dec. 16…missed the final 39 games due to an abdominal/groin injury suffered on Jan. 5 at CHI…underwent sports hernia surgery on Feb. 12 and additional surgery on Mar. 3.

MISCELLANEOUS: Played five AHL seasons with Houston from 2005-10, scoring 15-65=80 points with a +24 rating and 407 PIM in 283 career games…posted a +14 rating in only 26 games in 2009-10 before his NHL recall on Dec. 16…scored the GWG and netted an assist in Game 7 of the Calder Cup Conference Semifinals on May 13, 2009 @ Milwaukee…had a career-high 24 points in both 2005-06 (6-18=24) and 2008-09 (2-22=24)…signed an entry-level contract with Minnesota, Sept. 5, 2005…appeared in 189 career WHL games with Tri-City from 2002-05, earning 23-70=93 points with a +11 rating and 275 PIM…was named to the WHL West Second All-Star Team in 2005.

PERSONAL: Grew up in Port McNeill, British Columbia…spent his summer in Minnesota…enjoys fishing, hiking, and golfing while not playing hockey…lists “Gold Rush”, “Modern Family” and “Suits” as his favorite TV shows…his favorite hockey memory is being drafted in 2004.