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Greg Downing


Greg Downing

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#8 Greg Downing

Position Transition
Height 6'1"
Weight 185
College Fairfield University
Hometown Auburn, New York
Summer Team Ohio Machine (MLL)
DOB March 4, 1985
Shoots Left
Years Pro 6
Acquired Dispersal Draft/11

2014 SEASON

2014 Recap: Tallied eight points (3g, 5a) with 69 loose balls and 28 forced turnovers in 18 games… Notable Performances: Added three points (1g, 2a) to eight loose balls and three forced turnovers in overtime win against Buffalo (3/23)... Corralled six loose balls against Toronto (3/16)... Added a goal against Philadelphia (2/23)... Scored his first goal of the season at Toronto (2/22)... Tallied an assist and four loose balls against Edmonton (2/15)... Picked up five loose balls at Colorado (2/1)... Corralled three loose balls in season opener at Rochester (12/28).

PLAYOFFS

Has appeared in five career playoff games, (3) with the Boston Blazers from 2009-11 and (2) with Minnesota in 2013...2013: Recorded one loose ball at ROC (5/4)... grabbed six loose balls at TOR (4/28)...2011: Recorded one assist, four loose balls and two penalty minutes vs. BUF (4/30)...2010: Collected 11 loose balls vs. ORL (5/1)...2009: Registered six loose balls and two PIM vs. BUF (5/2).

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2014: Tallied eight points (3g, 5a) with 69 loose balls and 28 forced turnovers in 18 games…Notable Performances: Added three points (1g, 2a) to eight loose balls and three forced turnovers in overtime win against BUF (3/23)...Corralled six loose balls against TOR (3/16)... Tallied a goal against PHI (2/23)...Scored his first goal of the season at TOR (2/22)...Tallied an assist and four loose balls against EDM (2/15)...Picked up five loose balls at COL (2/1)...Corralled three loose balls in season opener at ROC (12/28)…2013: Posted seven points (1g, 6a) and 72 loose balls in 16 games... Notable PerformancesGrabbed a season-high ten loose balls at COL (4/13)...Tallied an assist and collected seven loose balls at PHI (4/7)... Dished out an assist vs PHI (3/29)...Dished out an assist and forced a team-high three turnovers against PHI (3/29)...Recorded an assist and scooped up three loose balls vs. WAS (3/16)...Dished out one assist and grabbed three loose balls at WAS (3/3)...Notched two points (1g, 1a) vs. CGY (2/16)...Recorded one assist and grabbed five loose balls at TOR (1/25)...Tallied nine loose balls in the season opener at BUF (1/12).  2012: Recorded three points (2g, 1a), 31 loose balls and five forced turnovers in eight games...Season was cut short due to a knee injury...Notable Performances:Notched his first goal as a member of the Swarm and collected two loose balls at WAS (2/24)...Recorded two loose balls and 10 PIM during the home opener vs. BUF (1/28)...Posted two points (2a) and four loose balls in his Swarm debut at COL (1/14)...2011: Notched 4 points (4a) and 78 loose balls in 16 game appearances with Boston...2010: Tallied 12 points (1g, 11a) in 15 games...Collected 101 loose balls...Tied for first with two of his Boston teammates for most loose balls collected...2009: Registered 17 points and 95 loose balls in 14 game appearances during his rookie season with Boston…HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Auburn (Auburn, New York).

ACQUIRED

Selected by Minnesota in the first round (ninth overall) of the dispersal draft of Boston Blazers (9/9/11).

 

Regular Season Statistics

YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS PPG SHG SOG LB FT PIM F/O FO%
2014 Minnesota 18 3 5 8 0 0 9 69 28 18 0/0 0.0
2013 Minnesota 16 1 6 7 0 0 5 72 12 8 0/0 0.0
2012 Minnesota 8 1 2 3 0 1 6 31 5 19 0/0 0.0
2011 Boston 16 0 4 4 0 0 3 78 11 4 0/0 0.0
2010 Boston 15 1 11 12 0 0 23 101 N/A 8 0/0 0.0
2009 Boston 14 4 13 17 0 0 23 95 N/A 10 0/0 0.0
TOTAL 87 10 41 51 0 1 69 446 56 67 0/0 0.0

Postseason Statistics

YEAR TEAM GP G A PTS PPG SHG SOG LB FT PIM F/O FO%
2013 Minnesota 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 0 0 0/0 0.0
2011 Boston 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 4 1 2 0/0 0.0
2010 Boston 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0/0 0.0
2009 Boston 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 2 0/0 0.0
TOTAL 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 28 1 4 0/0 0.0