Ray Emery

Professional Ice Hockey Player
Born Sep 28, 1982

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1982 Birth Born on September 28, 1982.


1999 16 Years Old Emery split the 1999–2000 season between the Welland Cougars of the OHA and the Greyhounds in the OHL. … Read More
During his last season in junior, 2001–02, Emery gained notoriety for his fighting ability. … Read More
2002 19 Years Old In 2002–03, Emery joined the Binghamton Senators of the American Hockey League (AHL) and immediately assumed the position of starting goaltender for his first professional season with the team. … Read More


2005 22 Years Old 1 More Event
Emery began his NHL career in 2005–06 by setting a record for wins to start a career, winning his first 9 games, moving ahead of Bob Froese, who started the 1982–83 season with eight wins while playing for the Philadelphia Flyers. … Read More
2006 23 Years Old 1 More Event
When Hašek injured his groin during the 2006 Winter Olympics, Emery became the team's de facto starter, with Mike Morrison, claimed off of waivers from the Edmonton Oilers, as Emery's backup.
On February 10, 2007, Emery was suspended three games from the NHL for striking Montreal Canadiens forward Maxim Lapierre with his stick on his face after Lapierre crashed into Emery's net. … Read More
On April 18, 2008, Murray announced to the media in an end-of-season press conference that Emery would not return to the Senators for the 2008–09 season.
2009 26 Years Old On June 10, 2009, the Philadelphia Flyers announced that they had agreed to terms on a one-year contract worth $1.5 million with Emery. … Read More
2010 27 Years Old 1 More Event
In March 2010, Flyers General Manager Paul Holmgren announced that Emery would be out for remainder of the season due to the diagnosis and that a bone graft would be done to alleviate his hip issues. … Read More
In January 2011, Emery began skating with an OHL team, taking shots and training with Eric Lindros, working with personal trainer Matt Nichol and goalie coach Eli Wilson. … Read More


In March 2013, Emery made NHL history becoming the first goaltender to ever start a season with 10 straight wins, going 10–0–0. … Read More
2014 31 Years Old On July 1, 2014, he re-signed for another year in the same role for $1 million.
2015 32 Years Old 1 More Event
On September 8, 2015, the Tampa Bay Lightning announced that Emery would be attending training camp on a PTO (professional tryout). … Read More
2016 33 Years Old 1 More Event
Emery has been credited with his leadership & mentoring abilities, on January 24, 2016, upon goaltender Corey Crawford recording his league leading seventh shutout of the season with the Chicago Blackhawks after a win against the Blues, Crawford credited Emery for turning around his work habits. … Read More
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