2006-2007: Appeared in his sixth NHL season, his second with Atlanta…played in a career-high 72 games…set career-highs in goals and points…ranked second on the club in goals among defensemen…his +15 rating was first among defensemen, setting a new club record…scored a goal with a +3 rating on Jan. 16 vs. LA…went scoreless with a career-high six shots on Mar. 18 vs. BUF … recorded a career-high 26:25 TOI on Jan. 6 @ WSH…recorded the first short-handed goal (SHG) of his career on Dec. 9 vs. PIT…also had a two-game point streak (1-1=2), Nov. 22-24...PLAYOFFS: Appeared in four postseason contests, scoring a goal on Apr. 12 vs. NYR.
Career: Signed a two-year free agent contract with Anaheim on July 5, 2007…2005-06: Collected three assists in 66 games with the Thrashers…was a plus-or-even rating in 54 of his 66 games…Atlanta posted a 33-26-7 record with him in lineup…earned plus-or-even rating in 19 consecutive games from Jan. 11-Mar. 10…appeared in his 200th NHL contest on Oct. 25 @ NYI…missed six games with shoulder injury from Oct. 5-15… acquired by Atlanta from Nashville in exchange for a fourth-round pick in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft on July 30, 2005…2004-05: Collected 1-4=5 points and 56 penalty minutes in 19 games with Florida (ECHL)…helped Everblades reach the Kelly Cup Finals, earning 0-4=4 assists in 17 games…2003-04: Split season between Ottawa and Nashville, collecting 0-5=5 points and 72 PIM in 37 games with the Senators and 0-2=2 points with 10 PIM in nine games with Predators…played both defense and right wing for Senators…acquired by Nashville in exchange for a third-round selection in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft on Mar. 9…appeared in five postseason contests with NSH, going scoreless with six PIM…2002-03: Set new career marks with 0-8=8 assists and 130 PIM with Senators…ranked second on the club in PIM…registered career-high 22 penalty minutes on Nov. 9 @ BOS…appeared in his 100th NHL game on Nov. 16 vs. BUF… had a two-game assist streak (0-2=2), Dec. 12-14 (career high)…appeared in one postseason contest…2001-02: Missed the majority of season with an ankle injury suffered on Dec. 26 vs. BOS…collected 1-1=2 points and a then-career high TOI of 16:56 in 33 games with Senators…set career best with 25:13 TOI on Mar. 12 @ MIN…tallied a career-high 22 PIM on Nov. 19 @ BOS…collected 1-1=2 points in 12 playoff games, including first career NHL playoff goal on Apr. 2 @ TOR…2000-01: Acquired by Ottawa for eighth-round selection (Todd Jackson) in 2000 NHL Entry Draft on June 25, 2000…finished with 3-2=5 points and 84 penalty minutes in 52 games with Ottawa…made his NHL debut on Oct. 5 @ BOS…recorded first NHL point (an assist) on Nov. 25 @ TOR…tallied his first NHL goal on Jan. 16 vs. LA (Passmore)…played in first NHL playoff game on Apr. 18 @ TOR…1999-2000: Ranked second among Cincinnati (AHL) defensemen with 9-19=28 points in 68 games…tied professional career-high in goals…finished third on club with 153 penalty minutes…1998-99: Finished second among Adirondack (AHL) defensemen with 9-20=29 points in 68 games…set then-AHL career high in goals…third among team’s blue liners with 121 penalty minutes …1997-98: Recorded 6-12=18 points and set professional highs with 210 penalty minutes and 77 games with Grand Rapids (IHL)…led Griffins defensemen and was fourth on squad in penalty minutes…1996-97: In his first professional season, played for both Baton Rouge (ECHL) and Saint John (AHL)…finished fourth among Flames defensemen with 2-12=14 points despite playing in just 44 AHL games…earned 3-10=13 points and 50 penalty minutes in 21 games with Baton Rouge…MISCELLANEOUS: Earned 30-77=107 points with 704 PIM in 299 career minor league games split between the AHL, IHL and ECHL…over five seasons of junior hockey in the WHL, collected 31-122=153 points with 498 PIM.
PERSONAL: Shane and his wife, Michaella, have four children: Kinnon, Teagan, Jayna and Zagan…the family resides in Irvine during the hockey season…in his leisure time, enjoys golfing and fishing although with four kids, those activities are kept to a minimum…came to Anaheim because he “wanted to play for the Stanley Cup Champions”…lists the beach culture as the most exciting part about moving to Southern California…enjoys a Cajun rib-eye steak and garlic mashed potatoes as one of his favorite meals…has an eclectic music collection, saying you’ll find anything from rap to country to rock on his iPod…favorite bands include: Pearl Jam, Creed and Bush…lists his mid-day nap as his most important pre-game ritual…says his best hockey moment thus far was his first NHL game…spends his summers with his family in Clear Lake, Manitoba enjoying everything that cottage life has to offer, including boating and entertaining family and friends.