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Marc Methot
Marc Methot
Defenceman  - OTT
Number: 3
Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 228
Shoots: Left
Born: 21 Jun 1985  (Age 31)
Birthplace: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Drafted: CBJ / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 6th (168th overall)

2014-15: Missed 37 regular-season games in addition to the team’s pre-season schedule after sustaining a back/left hip injury during the team’s training camp in September … Made his season debut on Dec. 4 vs. N.Y. Islanders (2-1 loss) … After playing in two consecutive games (on Dec. 4 and on Dec. 6) he was ultimately forced to miss the team’s next 13 regular-season contests with an aggravation of his initial injury … Appeared in one game with Ottawa’s AHL affiliate in Binghamton as part of a conditioning assignment … Returned to the team’s lineup (in what was the 400th game of his NHL career) on Jan. 8 at Colorado (5-2 loss) and played in the team’s final 42 regular-season games … Established a new career high for assists and points in one game (three respectively) on Jan. 31 vs. Arizona (7-2 win) … Led the Senators in plus/minus (+22, which was a career high) despite appearing in only 45 of the club’s 82 regular-season games … Ranked second among Senators in averaging 22:40 time-on-ice per game. 2013-14: Established new career highs in goals (six), assists (17) and points (23) … Averaged greater than 20 minutes of time-on-ice for the fifth consecutive season while averaging a season career high of 22:45 … Tied for 17th among NHL defencemen with 181 hits … Tied for second (Wiercioch) among Senators defencemen in scoring … Was one of two Senators (Turris) named to Team Canada’s roster for the 2014 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship at season’s end, but did not attend due to injury … Registered the first game-winning goal of his NHL career on Nov. 7 vs. Montreal (4-1 win) … Surpassed his previous career high of four when he scored his fifth goal of the season on Jan. 30 vs. Tampa Bay (5-3 win) … Sustained a hip flexor on Jan. 20 causing him to miss the club’s next contest on Jan. 21 at Washington (2-0 win) … Missed four games due to the flu and did not dress on two occasions. 2012-13: Made his Senators debut, skating in 23:54 time-on-ice and registering his first point as a Senator with an assist at Winnipeg (1/19/13, 4-1 win) ... Skated in the 300th game of his NHL career at N.Y. Rangers (3/8/13, 3-2 win) … Had two multi-point games (1/24/13 at Florida and 3/23/13 vs. Tampa Bay – two assists in each game) … Missed one game (3/21/13, Boston, 2-1 loss) with a right knee injury ... Established a new career high in ranking third among Senators in averaging 22:13 time-on-ice this season ... Led Senators with 81 blocked shots and ranked second among Ottawa players (and seventh among NHL defencemen) with 130 hits ... Made his second career appearance in the playoffs, playing in all 10 of Ottawa’s games, scoring once and adding four assists ... Recorded first NHL playoff point, an assist, at Montreal (2/5/13, 4-2 win); also tallied his first career post-season goal (the game-winner) in that contest. 2011-12: Set a career high and ranked fifth among Blue Jackets in ice time (20:03) … Missed one game (10/18/11) due to an injury suffered (10/15/11) at Dallas … Missed five games due to an injury suffered (10/21/11) at Detroit … On (11/25/11) vs. Buffalo, scored his first goal since (3/15/10), a span of 101-games … Missed two games (1/31/12 and 2/1/12) due to injury … Missed the season’s final 28 games due to broken jaw suffered vs. Dallas (2/9/12). 2010-11: Set career highs in assists (15), penalty minutes (58) and games played (74) … Ranked second on the club in hits (176) and was third in blocked shots (98) … Played 20 or more minutes in 39 games … Played a season-high 25:43 of ice time vs. Montreal (11/2/10) … Played the 200th game of his NHL career vs. Chicago (2/1/11) … Represented Canada at the 2011 world hockey championship … Was scoreless with two penalty minutes and was +2 in seven games. 2009-10: Ranked second on the club in hits (150) … Played the 100th game of his NHL career vs. Calgary (10/13/10). 2008-09: Set career highs in goals (four) and points (17) … Scored the first goal of his NHL career and added an assist for his first multi-point game at Nashville (10/18/08) … Made his Stanley Cup playoffs debut in Game 1 of the Western Conference quarter-finals at Detroit (4/16/09). 2007-08: Appeared in nine games with Columbus … Played 66 games with Syracuse (AHL) … Set AHL career highs in goals (seven) and penalty minutes (130). 2006-07: Played in 20 games with Columbus … Made his NHL debut vs. Nashville (2/25/07) … Collected his first career NHL point with an assist (Sergei Fedorov goal) at Dallas … Played 58 games with Syracuse. 2005-06: Played first professional season with Syracuse (AHL) … Set career high in games played (70) … Appeared in five playoff games with the Crunch. 2004-05: Set career highs in goals (four) and points (16) in 67 games with London (OHL). 2003-04: Was +39 in 63 games with London … Helped the Knights win the Memorial Cup championship.