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Reijo
Ruotsalainen
Reijo Ruotsalainen
29
Reijo
Ruotsalainen
position: Defenseman
Drafted: NY Rangers
Round: 6th
Draft Year: 1980
Overall: 119th
Born: 04/01/1960
Birthplace: Oulu, FIN
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Last 5 GamesGAP+/-PIMPPSHGW
CareerGPGAP+/-PIMPP
Regular446107237344+6018037
Playoffs86153247+13447
Career Notes
WJC-A All-Star Team (1980) Best Defenseman at WJC-A (1980) Finnish First All-Star Team (1980, 1981) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1986) Traded to Edmonton by NY Rangers with Clark Donatelli, Ville Kentala and Jim Wiemer for Mike Golden, Don Jackson, Miloslav Horava and future considerations (Stu Kulak, March 10, 1987), October 23, 1986. Claimed by New Jersey from Edmonton in Waiver Draft, October 5, 1987. Traded to Edmonton by New Jersey for Jeff Sharples, March 6, 1990.