Francois Beauchemin
Francois Beauchemin
(boh-sheh-MEH, frahn-SWUH)
Number: 23
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 208
Shoots: Left
Born: Jun 4, 1980  (Age 36)
Birthplace: Sorel, QC, Canada
Acquired: From Toronto in exchange for Joffrey Lupul, Jake Gardiner and a conditional pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, Feb. 9, 2011
Drafted: MTL / 1998 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 3rd (75th overall)

2013-14: Appeared in his ninth full NHL season, his eighth with Anaheim…scored 4-13=17 points with a career-high +26 rating and 39 PIM in 70 games…ranked tied for fifth among NHL defensemen in plus/minus and 11th in blocked shots (171)…led the team in blocks and ranked second in avg. TOI (23:05)…recorded his 10th career GWG in a 3-2 victory, Apr. 2 vs. EDM…played his 600th career NHL game, Mar. 23 vs. FLA…surpassed Chris Pronger (150) for third on the Ducks' all-time points list for defensemen (151), Mar. 2 vs. CAR…recorded a team-record 11 blocked shots, Jan. 11 @ PHX…missed 10 games with an upper-body injury, Nov. 22-Dec. 11…appeared in his 400th game as a Duck, Oct. 22 @ TOR…tied a career high with a +4 rating, Oct. 13 vs. OTT…was selected as the Ducks’ nominee for the 2013-14 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy by the Anaheim chapter of the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association…PLAYOFFS: Collected 0-4=4 points with two PIM in 13 Stanley Cup Playoff games vs. DAL and LA…matched a career high with two assists (0-2=2) in Game 1 of the First Round on Apr. 16 vs. DAL, surpassing Rob Niedermayer for seventh on the Ducks’ all-time playoff scoring list (28).

CAREER: Signed a three-year contract extension with Anaheim through the 2014-15 NHL season, Jan. 20, 2012…2012-13: Appeared in his eighth full NHL season, his seventh with Anaheim…completed the postseason ranking fourth all-time in Ducks playoff appearances (68)…scored his 10th career playoff goal, surpassing Scott Niedermayer for first in Ducks all-time playoff goals by a defenseman in Game 1 of the CQF, Apr. 30 vs. DET…collected 6-18=24 points, marking his second-highest point total through 48 games in his career…ranked tied for 11th among NHL leaders in plus/minus (+19) and 11th overall in blocked shots (111)…led Anaheim in avg. TOI (23:27), scoring among defensemen and blocked shots, and co-led in plus/minus…was one of three Anaheim players to appear in all 48 regular-season games…scored his 38th career goal as a Duck to surpass Fredrik Olausson for sole possession of third on the club’s all-time goals list for defensemen, Apr. 27 vs. PHX…recorded his fourth career multi-goal game (2-0=2), Mar. 18 vs. SJ…earned 1-11=12 points (+11) in February, co-leading all NHL blueliners…set career highs in points (0-4=4) and assists, Feb. 24 vs. COL…appeared in his 500th career game, Feb. 6 @ COL…co-led Anaheim players in postseason scoring, picking up 2-4=6 points with four PIM in the club’s seven-game CQF series vs. DET…2011-12: Appeared in his seventh full NHL season, his sixth with Anaheim…marked the third time in his career he appeared in all 82 games…led the club in total TOI (2095:23, fourth in the NHL) and average TOI (25:32, seventh in the NHL)…co-led the league in TOI per shift (59 seconds) and led in total short-handed TOI (346:37) and average short-handed TOI (4:13)…his eight goals on the season matched his career high set in 2005-06…among league leaders, ranked third in blocked shots (194)…his nine blocked shots on Jan. 21 vs. OTT set a career high and franchise record…appeared in his 300th contest as a Duck, Jan. 6 vs. NYI…collected his 100th point as a Duck (assist), Nov. 25 vs. CHI…underwent successful surgery to repair a labrum tear in his right shoulder, Apr. 19 (Dr. Ron Glousman)…2010-11: Appeared in his sixth full NHL season, split with Anaheim and Toronto…made his fifth career postseason appearance (all with Anaheim) in the club’s CQF series vs. NSH…collected two assists for his fourth career multi-assist contest in Game 2 of the CQF, Apr. 15 vs. NSH…played 81 games overall with the Ducks and Maple Leafs, collecting 5-12=17 points with 32 PIM…finished fifth in the NHL with 182 blocked shots…appeared in his 400th career NHL game, Mar. 23 @ DAL…earned his 100th career NHL assist, Feb. 27 vs. COL…2009-10: Appeared in his fifth full NHL season, his first with Toronto…appeared in all 82 regular season games for the second time in his career (also 2007-08)…collected 5-21=26 points with 33 PIM…ranked first on the club in blocked shots (155) and avg. TOI (25:27)…appeared in his 300th career NHL game, Jan. 26 vs. LA…collected his 100th career NHL point (assist), Dec.1 @ MTL…2008-09: Appeared in his fourth full NHL season, his fourth with Anaheim…appeared in all 13 postseason contests vs. SJ (CQF) and DET (CSF)…missed 62 games after suffering a torn left ACL, Nov. 14 vs. NSH…scored his second career OT goal, Oct. 29 vs. DET…had a three-game goal streak, Oct. 17-21, establishing a career high while also tying the second longest goal-scoring streak by a Ducks defenseman in club history…2007-08: Appeared in his third full NHL season, his third with Anaheim…played all six CQF games against DAL, posting a +2 rating and a postseason career-high 26 PIM in a career-high 82 games…finished the season ranked fourth in the NHL in total TOI (2093:23)…logged a career-high 34:45, Oct. 15 vs. DET…appeared in his 200th game as a Duck, Mar. 3 vs. OTT and his 200th career NHL game, Feb. 2 @ PHI…scored the first OT goal of his career, Jan. 13 vs. SJ…2006-07: Appeared in his second full NHL season…finished tied for third among playoff leaders in PPG (4) and third in avg. TOI (30:33)…established a career high for goals in a postseason…scored a PPG in the series-clinching Game 5 of the SCF, June 6 vs. OTT…earned two assists (tying career high) in Game 4 of the WCF, May 17 vs. DET…scored two PPG in Game 2 of the CQF on Apr. 13 vs. MIN, marking the third time in club history a Ducks defenseman had scored two goals in a playoff game…ranked third on the Ducks in TOI during the regular season…had a career-high three assists, Mar. 11 vs. VAN…tied a career high with a +4 rating, Feb. 6 @ SJ…missed 11 games with a lacerated spleen, Dec. 29-Jan. 19…2005-06: Appeared in his first full NHL season…scored 3-6=9 points in 16 postseason games with the Ducks, leading all NHL rookie defensemen…during the regular season, was fourth in the NHL in points by a rookie defenseman (36)…was tied for fourth in the NHL in assists by a rookie defenseman (28)…was third in the NHL in TOI among rookies (23:09)…collected two assists, establishing a club rookie record for most assists in a season (21), Mar. 31 vs. DAL…had a career-long seven-game assist streak (0-8=8) from Jan. 26-Feb. 8, eclipsing a franchise rookie record…earned his first career multi-goal game with 2-0=2 points, Jan. 23 @ LA…led all NHL rookie defensemen in scoring with 2-8=10 points in 12 games in December…scored 1-2=3 points (tying a club record for points by a rookie defenseman in a single game), Dec. 14 vs. TB…recorded a then-career high 1-1=2 points (including his first career NHL goal), Dec. 6 vs. CAR…collected his first point as a Duck, Nov. 27 vs. CHI…made his Anaheim debut, Nov. 18 vs. COL…with CBJ, earned his first career NHL point (assist), Oct. 14 @ ANA…2004-05: Recorded 3-27=30 points with 55 PIM and a +17 rating in 72 games with Syracuse (AHL)…was claimed off waivers by Columbus, Sept. 14, 2004...2003-04: Appeared in 77 games with Hamilton (AHL), recording 9-27=36 points with 57 PIM and a +7 rating…also skated in 10 playoff games, posting 2-4=6 points with 18 PIM…2002-03: Split the season between Montreal and Hamilton (AHL)…appeared in 75 games with Hamilton, posting 7-21=28 points with 92 PIM and a +25 rating…also played in 23 playoff games, scoring 1-9=10 points with 16 PIM…made his NHL debut, Feb. 27 vs. MIN…2001-02: Appeared in 63 games, split between the AHL and ECHL…skated in 56 games for Quebec (AHL), scoring 8-11=19 points with 88 PIM…also skated in three playoff games with Quebec, registering 0-1=1 point…2000-01: Made his professional debut with Quebec (AHL), collecting 3-6=9 points and 44 PIM in 56 games…Miscellaneous: Appeared in seven contests with Team Canada at the 2010 IIHF World Championship, serving as an assistant captain for the team…collected 0-1=1 assist with a +1 rating…recorded 42-140=182 points with 416 PIM and a +111 plus/minus rating in 238 QMJHL games with Laval, Acadie-Bathurst, and Moncton…added 5-30=35 points and 94 PIM in 58 career playoff games.

PERSONAL: Francois and his wife, Marie-Claude, reside in Tustin with their sons, Samuel (8) and Cedric (3), and daughter, Emily (5)…the family returns to their native Sorel, Quebec during the offseason…enjoys fishing, hunting and golfing…loves to prepare spaghetti with his famous meat sauce, a secret family recipe…his first job was delivering the Journal de Montreal newspaper every morning at 5 a.m.




1 z - DAL 82 50 23 9 267 230 109
2 x - STL 82 49 24 9 224 201 107
3 x - CHI 82 47 26 9 235 209 103
4 y - ANA 82 46 25 11 218 192 103
5 x - LAK 82 48 28 6 225 195 102
6 x - SJS 82 46 30 6 241 210 98
7 x - NSH 82 41 27 14 228 215 96
8 x - MIN 82 38 33 11 216 206 87
9 COL 82 39 39 4 216 240 82
10 ARI 82 35 39 8 209 245 78
11 WPG 82 35 39 8 215 239 78
12 CGY 82 35 40 7 231 260 77
13 VAN 82 31 38 13 191 243 75
14 EDM 82 31 43 8 203 245 70


R. Getzlaf 77 13 50 14 63
C. Perry 82 34 28 2 62
R. Kesler 79 21 32 5 53
R. Rakell 72 20 23 -1 43
J. Silfverberg 82 20 19 8 39
S. Vatanen 71 9 29 8 38
A. Cogliano 82 9 23 2 32
H. Lindholm 80 10 18 7 28
C. Fowler 69 5 23 -8 28
C. Stewart 56 8 12 2 20
F. Andersen 22 9 7 .919 2.30
J. Gibson 21 13 4 .920 2.07

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