Ian White
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 5' 10"
BIRTHDATE: 06/04/1984
DRAFTED: TOR: 2002-191 overall
WHL East Second All-Star Team (2002) WHL East First All-Star Team (2003) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2003) Traded to Calgary by Toronto with Matt Stajan, Niklas Hagman and Jamal Mayers for Dion Phaneuf, Fredrik Sjostrom and Keith Aulie, January 31, 2010. Traded to Carolina by Calgary with Brett Sutter for Anton Babchuk and Tom Kostopoulos, November 17, 2010. Traded to San Jose by Carolina for San Jose's 2nd round pick (Brock McGinn) in 2012 NHL Draft, February 18, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, July 2, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Chelyabinsk (HL), December 20, 2013. Signed to a PTO (professional tryout) contract by Providence (AHL), November 21, 2014. Signed to a PTO (professional tryout) contract by Milwaukee (AHL), December 17, 2014.
2010-11: Ended the season on a two-game goal streak (2-0=2)…Scored his first goal as a Shark on April 8 at Phoenix in his 400th career game…Was a plus or even in 44 of his last 53 games (12/11-4/9: +17)…Assisted on Patrick Marleau's overtime goal on March 8 vs. Nashville.  It was his third overtime assist of the season and he became the first player in NHL history to record an overtime point with three different teams in the same season (Oct. 19 w/CGY at NSH; Jan. 9 w/CAR vs. ATL)…Recorded an assist vs. Detroit on March 3…In his Sharks debut on Feb. 19 vs. Colorado, he posted his 100th career assist…Acquired by Carolina from Calgary along with Brett Sutter in exchange for Tom Kostopoulos and Anton Babchuk on Nov. 17…Established career highs in goals (13), assists (25) and points (38) in 2009.