Draft: San Jose 2002 (6-217-7)
First NHL Game: 1/12/08; 5-4 Carolina loss vs. Colorado
First NHL Point: 1/12/08; 5-4 Carolina loss vs. COL (assist)
First NHL Goal: None
Most Goals, Game: 0
Most Assists, Game: 2 (2/23/08; 6-3 Carolina win vs. Washington)
Most Points, Game: 2 (2/23/08; 6-3 Carolina win vs. Washington)
Most Penalty Min, Game: 20 (3/14/09; 7-1 Carolina loss at Buffalo)
Tim and his wife, Sheena, welcomed their first child, a son named Gunnar, on April 2, 2009... The Conboys have a dog named Boomer and spend their summers in Lakeville, MN... Tim's community efforts include Minnesota Special Hockey and the Rosemount Youth Hockey Association... His younger brother, Drew, plays in the Montreal Canadiens system... Tim's first youth hockey team was the "Purple People Eaters" of the Rosemount Youth Hockey Association... The player he emulated most growing up was Dino Ciccarelli and his favorite team was the Minnesota North Stars... Tim's favorite vacation spot is the Gulf Coast of Mississippi, his favorite band is Citizen Cope and his favorite movie is The Boondock Saints... His biggest talent outside of hockey is fishing... His favorite television show is The Office and his favorite book is Scar Tissue, the autobiography of Anthony Kiedis... Tim enjoys watching football and his favorite team is the Minnesota Vikings... The person he would most like to meet from history is Abraham Lincoln and the current celebrity he would most like to meet is Andy Samberg... Tim's favorite Web site is tsn.ca and his favorite magazine is Bassmaster... He wears number 38 because it was assigned to him at training camp... He says his favorite thing about playing professional hockey is "being able to play the game I love"... His most common game-day habits are the pregame meal and nap... The place in the Triangle he spends the most time besides his home and the rink is Beaver Creek in Apex... Tim's favorite road arena is Xcel Energy Center in Minnesota and his favorite road trip is to Florida.
Completed his second NHL season with Carolina... Established his NHL career high with 28 games played... Led current Carolina skaters in major penalties with five... The Hurricanes were 18-5-5 this season with Conboy in the lineup, and 31-9-7 all-time in games with Conboy in the lineup... Had six points (1g, 5a) and 127 penalty minutes in 39 games played for Albany prior to his final recall on 2/19, serving as the River Rats’ team captain... Registered three hits vs. BUF (4/9)... Sparred with New York’s Joel Rechlicz vs. NYI (4/7)... Fought with the Flames’ James Vandermeer vs. CGY (3/6)... Sparred for the third consecutive game, receiving five minutes for fighting Chris Stewart vs. COL (2/22)... Dropped the gloves with Steve Downie vs. TB (2/20)... Sparred with the Islanders’ Tim Jackman at NYI (2/19)... Was recalled from Albany (AHL) for the second time this season on 2/19... Earned his only NHL point of the season with an assist on Whitney’s second goal and was (+1) vs. WSH (12/7)... Made his NHL season debut vs. PHI (12/6), skating 13:43 of ice time and registering two penalty minutes... Was recalled from Albany 12/4... Was a healthy extra for one NHL game, as he spent the night with his wife, Sheena when she gave birth to the couple’s first child, Gunnar (4/2).
Completed his first NHL playoff season with Carolina, skating in three games... Was assessed nine penalty minutes in Game 5 at BOS (5/10), including five minutes for fighting Mark Stuart... Made his NHL playoff debut in Game 1 at NJ (4/15), registering three hits... Was a healthy extra for 15 playoff games (4/17-5/6; 5/12-5/26.
Is in his seventh professional season… Signed a two-year contract with the Hurricanes on July 1, 2008… Earned six assists and totaled 97 penalty minutes in 47 career NHL games heading into this season… Had 55 points (16g, 39a) and 739 penalty minutes in 305 career American Hockey League (AHL) games… Spent two seasons at St. Cloud State University of the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA), notching eight goals and 17 assists (25 points) and 116 penalty minutes in 63 career college hockey games.
2000-01: Had 14 points (5g, 9a) and 256 penalty minutes in 51 gmes with Rochester (USHL).
2001-02: Led Topeka (USHL) defensemen and ranked sixth on team with 26 points (5g, 21a) in 43 games... Led team and ranked third in league with 193 penalty minutes.
2002-03: Posted 15 points (3g, 12a) in 31 games during his freshman season at St. Cloud State, helping the team earn an NCAA bid... Was tied for second among team defensemen in scoring (15 points) and second among blueliners in assists (12)... Scored team season-high three points in a single period (3rd), also a team season-high for defenseman points in a game vs. North Dakota (11/8).
2003-04: Set collegiate career highs for games played, goals (5) and penalty minutes (82)... Ranked first among St. Cloud skaters in penalties (37) and penalty minutes (82), and was second among Husky defensemen in goals (5)... Made his professional debut with Cleveland (AHL) during the Calder Cup Playoffs, posting three assists... Earned an assist in his professional playoff debut vs. Hamilton (4/29)... Was tied for first among Cleveland skaters in playoff power-play assists (3).
2004-05: Completed his first full professional season with Cleveland (AHL)... Led the Barons with a (+3) rating during the month of November... Scored his first professional goal vs. San Antonio (12/17)... Also earned an assist in the game for his first professional multi-point effort... Notched a goal and an assist at Utah (1/22)... Led Cleveland in penalty minutes (39) during the month of January... Scored a goal while playing forward on April 13.
2005-06: Posted AHL career highs in games played (78), goals (6), assists (14) and points (20) for Cleveland... Ranked third among Barons defensemen in goals (6) and fourth in points (20)...Was third on the team in penalty minutes (124).
2006-07: Spent the entire season with Albany, totaling three goals and seven assists (10 points) in 75 games for the River Rats... Ranked third among Albany skaters in penalty minutes (163).
2007-08: Split the season between Carolina and Albany, spending the final eight weeks of the NHL season with the Hurricanes before being reassigned to Albany on 4/9 to join the River Rats for the end of the regular season and the playoffs... Played in 19 games during his first NHL season, earning five assists and totaling 60 penalty minutes... Had four points (2g, 2a) in 52 regular-season games with Albany, and led the River Rats with 191 penalty minutes... Was named the Albany River Rats’ “Man of the Year” for his outstanding contributions and community work in the Albany area... As Albany’s recipient of the 2007-08 award, Conboy was also one of 29 finalists for the American Hockey League’s 2007-08 Yanick Dupre Memorial Award... Assisted on Joe Jensen’s first NHL goal at ATL (3/19)... Was assessed 20 minutes in penalties following an altercation with Patrick Kaleta and Adam Mair at BUF (3/14)... Had his first NHL multi-point game with a pair of assists vs. WSH (2/23)... Sparred with Arron Asham at NJ (2/18)... Earned the primary assist on Letowski’s goal and was (+2) in 6:16 of ice time vs. FLA (2/16)... Played his second NHL game and was (+1) in 14:54 of ice time vs. PIT (2/14)... Was recalled from Albany for the second time on 2/14... Made his NHL debut vs. COL (1/12), sparring with Scott Parker on his first NHL shift and earning his first NHL point with an assist on Keith Aucoin’s goal... Was recalled to Carolina for the first time on 1/12... Played in his 100th career Albany game and registered his 500th career professional penalty minute vs. Portland (12/7)... Named one of Albany’s assistant captains during training camp... Was a healthy extra on the NHL level for five games (3/28-4/4)... Played in one Calder Cup playoff game for Albany, setting an Albany playoff record with 21 penalty minutes in Game 1 vs. Philadelphia (4/16)... Received an eight-game suspension from the AHL after the game.