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Craig Anderson

Born:May 21, 1981Draft:2001 Blackhawks #73 Overall
1999 Flames #77 Overall
Hometown:Park Ridge, ILPosition:Goaltender
Known For:Catches:Left
National Team:United StatesCurrent Team:Buffalo Sabres

Craig Peter Anderson (born May 21, 1981) is an American professional ice hockey goaltender who is currently playing for the Buffalo Sabres of the National Hockey League (NHL). He has previously played with the Colorado Avalanche, Florida Panthers, Chicago Blackhawks, Ottawa Senators, and Washington Capitals. Internationally, Anderson has represented the United States on multiple occasions.

Anderson was the recipient of the 2016–17 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy for perseverance, sportsmanship, and dedication to the sport of hockey.

Craig Anderson Ottawa Senators
Craig Anderson, Ottawa Senators (Jess Starr/The Hockey Writers)

Craig Anderson Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded ToTraded For
June 24, 2006Chicago Blackhawks Logo Sixth-Round Pick 2008
Feb. 18, 2011Brian Elliot

Deeper Dive


  • Bill Masterton Trophy (2017)
  • NHL Best Save Percentage (2008, 2013)
  • OHL First All-Star Team (2001)
  • OHL Goaltender of the Year (2001)