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Chris Wideman

Born:January 7, 1990Draft:2009 Senators #100 Overall
Hometown:St. Louis, MOPosition:Defence
Known For:Shoots:Right
National Team:United StatesCurrent Team:Montreal Canadiens

Chris Wideman (born January 7, 1990), is an American professional ice hockey defenseman who is currently playing for Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected in the fourth round, 100th overall by the Ottawa Senators in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. As well as the Senators, Wideman briefly played for the Edmonton Oilers and Florida Panthers.

Senators Defenceman Chris Wideman
Chris Wideman, seen here with the Ottawa Senators (Photo by Richard A. Whittaker/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

Chris Wideman Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded WithTraded ToTraded For
Nov. 22, 20182020 6th-Round Pick
(Cole Reinhardt)
Dec. 30, 20182019 3rd-Round Pick
(John Ludvig)
Alex Petrovic
Feb. 25, 2019Jean-Sebastien Dea

Deeper Dive


  • World Championship Bronze Medal (2021)
  • AHL All-Star Game (2020)
  • AHL All-Star Game (2015)
  • AHL Best Defenseman (Eddie Shore Award) (2015)
  • AHL First All-Star Team (2015)
  • AHL Most Assists by Defenseman (2015)
  • AHL Most Goals by Defenseman (2015)
  • AHL Most Points by Defenseman (2015)
  • AHL Player of the Month (October, 2014)
  • AHL Player of the Week (Nov. 2, 2014)
  • NCAA (CCHA) Champion (2011)
  • NCAA (CCHA) Most Assists by Defenseman (2011)
  • NCAA (CCHA) Second All-Star Team (2011)
  • NCAA (CCHA) Reg. Season Champion (2010)
  • NCAA (CCHA) All-Rookie Team (2009)