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Encyclopedia > Ryan Hollweg
Position Left Wing
Shoots Left
Height
Weight
ft 11 in (1.8 m)
210 lb (95 kg)
NHL Team New York Rangers
Nationality Flag of United States United States
Born April 23, 1983,
Downey, CA, US
NHL Draft 238th overall, 2001
New York Rangers
Pro Career 2005 – present

Ryan Hollweg (born April 23, 1983 Downey, California) is a left-handed center for the New York Rangers of the NHL. His brother Bryce is an alternate captain for the Army NCAA hockey team. The position an ice hockey player plays can be divided into three basic categories: Forwards Centre Wingers Defenceman Goaltender ... Winger in hockey is a forward position of a player whose primary zone of play on the ice is along the outer playing area. ... A shot in ice hockey is an attempt by a player to score a goal by striking the puck with his stick in the direction of the net. ... Adult human height generally varies little between people compared to other anthropometric measures. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with body weight. ... A foot (plural: feet or foot;[1] symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... An inch (plural: inches; symbol or abbreviation: in or, sometimes, ″ - a double prime) is the name of a unit of length in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... The metre, or meter (U.S.), is a measure of length. ... The pound (abbreviations: lb or, sometimes in the United States, #) is a unit of mass in a number of different systems, including various systems of units of mass that formed part of English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... The U.S. National Prototype Kilogram, which currently serves as the primary standard for measuring mass in the U.S. It was assigned to the United States in 1889 and is periodically recertified and traceable to the primary international standard, The Kilogram, held at the Bureau International des Poids et... NHL can also be an abbreviation for National Historic Landmark or Non-Hodgkins lymphoma. ... The New York Rangers are a professional ice hockey team based in New York City, New York, U.S.A.. Playing their home games at Madison Square Garden, the Rangers are one of the oldest teams in the National Hockey League, and are part of the group of teams referred... In English usage, nationality is the legal relationship between a person and a country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... A childs first birthday party. ... April 23 is the 113th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (114th in leap years). ... 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ... HI!! Location of Downey in California and Los Angeles County Coordinates: Country United States State California County Los Angeles Founded 1800s Incorporated 1956 Government Type Council-Manager government  - City Council David R. Gafin Meredith H. Perkins (mayor) Rick Trejo Anne Marie Bayer Kirk Cartozian Area  - City  12. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  Ranked 3rd  - Total 158,302 sq mi (410,000 km²)  - Width 250 miles (400 km)  - Length 770 miles (1,240 km)  - % water 4. ... Motto: (Out Of Many, One) (traditional) In God We Trust (1956 to date) Anthem: The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington D.C. Largest city New York City None at federal level (English de facto) Government Federal constitutional republic  - President George Walker Bush (R)  - Vice President Dick Cheney (R) Independence from... The NHL Entry Draft is a collective meeting in which the franchises of the National Hockey League systematically select the rights to available amateur players who meet the eligibility requirements to play professional hockey in the NHL. // The first NHL Amateur Draft was held on June 5, 1963 at the... The 2001 NHL Entry Draft was held in June at the National Car Rental Center in Sunrise, Florida. ... The New York Rangers are a professional ice hockey team based in New York City, New York, U.S.A.. Playing their home games at Madison Square Garden, the Rangers are one of the oldest teams in the National Hockey League, and are part of the group of teams referred... HI!! Location of Downey in California and Los Angeles County Coordinates: Country United States State California County Los Angeles Founded 1800s Incorporated 1956 Government Type Council-Manager government  - City Council David R. Gafin Meredith H. Perkins (mayor) Rick Trejo Anne Marie Bayer Kirk Cartozian Area  - City  12. ... Centre or Center in ice hockey is a forward position of a player whose primary zone of play is the middle of the ice, away from the side boards. ... The New York Rangers are a professional ice hockey team based in New York City, New York, U.S.A.. Playing their home games at Madison Square Garden, the Rangers are one of the oldest teams in the National Hockey League, and are part of the group of teams referred... NHL can also be an abbreviation for National Historic Landmark or Non-Hodgkins lymphoma. ... USMA redirects here. ...


As the son of a Brazilian father (of German descent) and Canadian mother, Hollweg chose hockey over soccer. Even as a young boy, he knew that someday he would be a professional hockey player. His mother would drive him to neighboring cities to attend hockey clinics. He left Downey at 14 to play junior hockey in British Columbia, and was impressive in scoring 54 points in 58 games in 1998-99 for the Langley Hornets (BCHL). In 1999, he was drafted #1 by the Medicine Hat Tigers (WHL). There, he was known as both a scorer and a tough player, even winning Player of the Week honors twice in his four seasons. Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... Football (soccer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Junior hockey is a catch-all term used to describe various levels of ice hockey competition for players generally between the ages of 16 and 20 years old1. ... Motto: Splendor Sine Occasu (Latin: Splendour without diminishment) Official languages English Capital Victoria Largest city Vancouver Lieutenant-Governor Iona Campagnolo Premier Gordon Campbell (BC Liberal) Parliamentary representation  - House seats  - Senate seats 36 6 Area Total  - Land  - Water  (% of total)  Ranked 5th 944,735 km² 925,186 km² 19,549 km... The Westside Warriors are a Tier II Junior A ice hockey team from Westbank, British Columbia, Canada. ... BCHL Emblem The British Columbia Hockey League is a tier II Junior A ice hockey league under Hockey Canada, a subsection of the Canadian Junior A Hockey League. ... The Medicine Hat Tigers are a junior ice hockey team in the Western Hockey League who play out of Medicine Hat, Alberta. ... The Western Hockey League is one of the three hockey Major Junior Tier I leagues which constitute the Canadian Hockey League. ...


The 5'11" 207-pounder was drafted by the New York Rangers in the 8th round (238th overall) of the 2001 NHL Entry Draft. Current Rangers coach Tom Renney, who was director of player personnel at the time, states that although he had doubts about Hollweg's small size, his heart was the difference. "You want to give him a try. You just don't discount the heart and the character of a guy like that. Because these kinds of people will themselves into those opportunities." The New York Rangers are a professional ice hockey team based in New York City, New York, U.S.A.. Playing their home games at Madison Square Garden, the Rangers are one of the oldest teams in the National Hockey League, and are part of the group of teams referred... The 2001 NHL Entry Draft was held in June at the National Car Rental Center in Sunrise, Florida. ... Tom Renney (born March 1, 1955) is a Canadian and currently head coach of the National Hockey League New York Rangers. ...


Hollweg missed most of the 2002-03 season due to a severe concussion, but bounced back to score 57 points in 2003-04. He spent 2004-05 with the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL), and amassed 239 penalty minutes while earning a reputation as a gritty forechecker and occasional fighter. He didn't make the New York Rangers team in 2005. He has returned to the Rangers, where he has been part of a forechecking 4th line with Blair Betts and Jed Ortmeyer. Your brain floats within your skull surrounded by cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). ... The Hartford Wolf Pack are the American Hockey League affiliate of the New York Rangers, based in Hartford, Connecticut. ... The American Hockey League (AHL) is regarded as the top professional hockey league in North America outside the National Hockey League (NHL) for which it serves as the primary developmental circuit. ... Blair Betts (b. ... Jed Ortmeyer (3 September 1978 in Omaha, Nebraska) is an American ice hockey player; in 2005 he is a forward for the New York Rangers. ...


On March 8, 2007, at 13:29 of the third period of a game between the Rangers and the New York Islanders, Ryan Hollweg finished a check on Chris Simon, catching the sizable forward off-guard. After recovering, Simon proceeded to intentionally hit Hollweg in the jaw with his stick. Hollweg later recovered and left the ice under his own power. He received two stitches on his chin and returned to the game later in the third period. Subsequently, Simon was assessed a 25 game suspension for his actions. March 8 is the 67th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (68th in leap years). ... 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the Anno Domini (common) era. ... The New York Islanders are a professional ice hockey team based in Uniondale, New York, a city located on Long Island. ... Chris Simon (born January 30, 1972 in Wawa, Ontario) is a professional ice hockey player. ...


Awards

  • WHL Player of the week (March 2000, January 2004)

External links

  • It's a state of mind for Rangers' Hollweg (nj.com)
  • Player stats (hockeydb.com)

 
 

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