#5 - Nick Holden - DefenseShoots: Left – 6'3", 195 lbs.
Born: 5/15/87 Birthplace: St. Albert, Alberta Years Pro: 4
2010-11 Season: Scored first goal of the year on 10/16/10 at Portland. Recalled by Columbus on October 19 and played in five games with the Blue Jackets before being assigned to the Falcons on November 5. Collected two assists on 11/20/10 at Syracuse. Scored two goals on 2/27/11 at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton and was named the 2nd star of the game.
2009-10 Season: Ranked third on Syracuse in games played by a defenseman. Scored second goal of the year on 1/1/11 against Manchester.
2008-09 Season: Recorded first professional point, an assist, December 19, 2008 at Binghamton. Registered a five-game assist streak from January 22-February 18. Tallied first professional goal, the game-winner, on February 22, 2009 at Hamilton.
Career Notes: Made his professional debut, April 6, 2008 at Rochester, finishing +1 with 2 penalty minutes.
DRAFTED: Not drafted.
ACQUIRED: Signed by Columbus as a free agent on March 28, 2008.