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Hugh Jessiman
Hugh Jessiman
Right Wing
Height: 6' 6"
Weight: 221
Shoots: Right
Born: Mar 28, 1984
Birthplace: New York City, NY, United States
Drafted: NYR / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (12th overall)

2007-08 SEASON:
Appeared in 71 games with the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL), notching 18 goals and 24 assists for 42 points, along with 154 penalty minutes ... Established career-highs in games played (71), goals (18), assists (24), points (42), penalty minutes (154), and plus/minus rating (plus-10) ... Tied for fifth on the team in goals (18) and eighth in assists (24) ... Also ranked third on the club in penalty minutes (154) and eighth in points (42) ... Registered nine multiple-point games, including a season-high three-point effort on Mar. 29 vs. Springfield (one goal and two assists) ... Tallied a career-high, six-game points streak from Mar. 15 to Mar. 19, collecting nine points (three goals and six assists) over the span ... Appeared in five playoff games with Hartford, notching one assist and a team-leading 21 penalty minutes.

AHL CAREER: Appeared in 166 games with the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL), recording 32 goals and 42 assists for 74 points, along with 299 penalty minutes. 2005-06: Skated in 46 games for Hartford, posting seven goals and 12 assists for 19 points, along with 66 penalty minutes ... Posted his first career two-assist game in the AHL on Feb. 18 vs. Providence ... Notched his first career AHL point, a game-winning goal, and added an assist in a 6-2 win on Jan. 21 vs. Providence ... Appeared in two playoff games with the Wolf Pack, making his pro playoff debut in Game Six of the Atlantic Division Semifinals in a 3-1 win on Apr. 27 at Manchester. 2006-07: Appeared in 69 games with the Hartford Wolf Pack of the American Hockey League (AHL) and the Charlotte Checkers of the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL), totaling 19 goals and 16 assists for 35 points, along with 131 penalty minutes ... Skated in 49 games with the Wolf Pack, recording seven goals and six assists for 13 points, along with 79 penalty minutes ... Scored two goals in a 3-2 overtime win on Mar. 4 at Hershey ... Registered a goal in three consecutive games from Feb. 24 to Feb. 28, tallying three goals over the span ... Began the season registering a point in Hartford's first three games from Oct. 10 to Oct. 14, collecting one goal and two assists over the span ... In 20 games with the Checkers, registered 12 goals and 10 assists for 22 points, along with 52 penalty minutes.

ECHL CAREER: In 45 career games with the Charlotte Checkers of the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL), recorded 25 goals and 20 assists for 45 points along with 108 penalty minutes. 2005-06: Skated in 25 games for the Checkers, tallying 13 goals and 10 assists for 23 points, along with 56 penalty minutes ... Ranked third on Charlotte in goals (13) and was tied for forth in points (23) at the time of his recall to Hartford.

COLLEGE CAREER: Skated in 80 career contests with Dartmouth College of the East College Athletic Conference Hockey League (ECAC), collecting 40 goals and 42 assists for 82 points, along with 137 penalty minutes. 2002-03: Skated in 34 games with Dartmouth, notching 23 goals and 24 assists for 47 points, along with 48 penalty minutes ... Led his team with 23 goals, ranked second with 47 points and placed third on his club with 24 assists ... Ranked first overall in rookie scoring with 47 points, becoming Dartmouth's highest freshman point producer ever ... Posted 14 multiple-point games ... Earned the ECAC and Ivy League Rookie of the Year honors ... Named to the 'Inside College Hockey' All-Rookie Team ... Voted New England Hockey Writer's Association Rookie of the Year. 2003-04: Registered 16 goals and 17 assists for 33 points in 34 matches with the Big Green ... Tied for the team lead with 16 goals and ranked second on the club with 33 points and third with 17 assists ... Led Dartmouth and tied for seventh nationally in power play goals with 10 ... Posted eight multiple-point games ... Named Second Team All-ECAC and All-Ivy. 2004-05: Skated in 12 contests for Dartmouth, registering one goal and one assist, along with eight penalty minutes ... Sustained a tear of the deltoid ligament in his right ankle during the first period of Dartmouth's game vs. Princeton University on Nov. 6 ... Missed 24 games after undergoing surgery on Nov. 12 ... Returned to the Big Green's lineup for the final two games of the regular season, and skated in all six of his club's postseason contests, registering 10 penalty minutes.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS: June 22, 2003 - Rangers first round choice, 12th overall, in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft.