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Nick Holden

Born:May 15, 1987Draft:Undrafted
Hometown:St. Albert, AlbertaPosition:D
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:Ottawa Senators

Nick Holden (born May 15, 1987) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenseman who plays for the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League (NHL). Holden played with the Columbus Blue Jackets for seven years before leaving as a free agent for the Colorado Avalanche. He spent three seasons with the Avalanche before being traded to the New York Rangers, who in turn, traded him to the Boston Bruins after one and a half seasons. Holden played 18 games with the Bruins before signing as a free agent with the Vegas Golden Knights, his fifth NHL club. Then, joining his sixth team, he got traded to the Senators in 2021.

Nick Holden Ottawa Senators
Nick Holden, Ottawa Senators (Jess Starr/The Hockey Writers)

Nick Holden Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded WithTraded ToTraded For
June 25, 2016Fourth-Round Pick
(Petr Kvaca)
February 20, 2019Third-Round Pick
(Joey Keane)
Rob O’Gara
July 28, 2021Third-Round Pick
(Elias Petterson)
Evgenii Dadonov

Deeper Dive


  • AHL Man of the Year — 2013