The Full Wiki

Keith Jones (ice hockey): Wikis

Advertisements
  
  
  

Note: Many of our articles have direct quotes from sources you can cite, within the Wikipedia article! This article doesn't yet, but we're working on it! See more info or our list of citable articles.

Encyclopedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Born November 8, 1968 (1968-11-08) (age 41),
Brantford, ON, CAN
Height
Weight
6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)
Position Right wing
Shot Left
Pro clubs Washington Capitals
Colorado Avalanche
Philadelphia Flyers
NHL Draft 141st overall, 1988
Washington Capitals
Career 1992 – 2000

Keith Hillary Jones (born November 8, 1968 in Brantford, Ontario) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey player. He is currently a sportscaster.

Contents

Playing career

Jones was drafted in the 7th round, 141st overall, of the 1988 NHL Entry Draft by the Washington Capitals. He played his college hockey at Western Michigan University, and professionally for the Capitals, Colorado Avalanche and Philadelphia Flyers. He played in 491 NHL games, scoring 117 goals and assisting on 148 others for a total of 258 points.

Sportscasting career

During 2005–2006 NHL season, Jones worked as an in-studio TV analyst alongside Bill Clement for The NHL on Versus (formerly, The NHL on OLN). In addition to his duties at Versus, Jones also worked for Comcast SportsNet in Philadelphia as a color commentator for the Flyers.

Currently, he has his own show ,with co-host Angelo Cataldi, on 610 WIP Monday and Friday mornings. He is also a studio analyst for The NHL on Versus. He appears frequently on TSN as an NHL analyst.

In 2007, Jones, along with ESPN SportsCenter anchorman John Buccigross, wrote his autobiography Jonesy: Put Your Head Down and Skate. Along with a foreword by Ray Bourque, the book recounts many of the stories that Jones witnessed throughout his career.

Awards

Career statistics

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1988–89 Western Michigan CCHA 37 9 12 21 65
1989–90 Western Michigan CCHA 40 19 18 37 82
1990–91 Western Michigan CCHA 41 30 19 49 106
1991–92 Western Michigan CCHA 35 25 31 56 77
1991–92 Baltimore Skipjacks AHL 6 2 4 6 0
1992–93 Baltimore Skipjacks AHL 8 7 3 10 4
1992–93 Washington Capitals NHL 71 12 14 26 124 6 0 0 0 10
1993–94 Portland Pirates AHL 6 5 7 12 4
1993–94 Washington Capitals NHL 68 16 19 35 149 11 0 1 1 36
1994–95 Washington Capitals NHL 40 14 6 20 65 7 4 4 8 22
1995–96 Washington Capitals NHL 68 18 23 41 103 2 0 0 0 7
1996–97 Washington Capitals NHL 11 2 3 5 13
1996–97 Colorado Avalanche NHL 67 23 20 43 105 6 3 3 6 4
1997–98 Hershey Bears AHL 4 2 1 3 2
1997–98 Colorado Avalanche NHL 23 3 7 10 22 7 0 0 0 13
1998–99 Colorado Avalanche NHL 12 2 2 4 20
1998–99 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 66 18 31 49 78 6 2 1 3 14
1999–00 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 57 9 16 25 82 18 3 3 6 14
2000–01 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 8 0 0 0 4
NHL totals 491 117 141 258 765 63 12 12 24 120

References

Advertisements

Advertisements






Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address
Message