Columbus Blue Jackets
Sam Gagner
Columbus Blue Jackets
POS: forward
DOB: August 10 1989
TWITTER: @89SGagner

A native of Oakville, Ontario, Sam was selected 6th overall in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft by the Edmonton Oilers and played his first seven NHL seasons with the Oilers. In 2012, Sam tied a team record previously set by Wayne Gretzky and Paul Coffey when he had 4 goals and 8 points vs. Chicago. In June, 2014, Gagner was traded to the Arizona Coyotes, he spent 2015-16 with the Philadelphia flyers and prior to the 2016-17 season he signed as a free agent with The Columbus Blue Jackets.

Internationally, Gagner has represented Canada on a number of occasions, including the 2007 Super Series (MVP), 2007 U20 WJC (Gold Medal), 2008 World Championships (Silver Medal) and the 2013 Spengler Cup (Gold Medal).

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