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Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
Daniel Briere
position: Center
Shoots: Right
Height: 5' 9"
Weight: 174
Drafted: Phoenix
Round: 1st
Draft Year: 1996
Overall: 24th
Born: 10/06/1977
Age: 36
Birthplace: Gatineau, QC, CAN
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4/3/2004 @ MTL112+00000
4/2/2004 TOR000-12000
3/31/2004 @ NYR101+10000
3/29/2004 CBJ011+10000
3/27/2004 @ PIT011+00000
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Career Notes
QMJHL All-Rookie Team (1995) QMJHL Offensive Rookie of the Year (1995) QMJHL Second All-Star Team (1996, 1997) AHL All-Rookie Team (1998) AHL First All-Star Team (1998) Dudley "Red" Garrett Memorial Award (AHL) Rookie of the Year) (1998) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2007, 2011) Traded to Buffalo by Phoenix with Phoenix's 3rd round choice (Andrej Sekera) in 2004 Entry Draft for Chris Gratton and Buffalo's 4th round choice (later traded to Edmonton Edmonton selected Liam Reddox) in 2004 Entry Draft, March 10, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Bern (Swiss), September 28, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, July 1, 2007. Missed majority of 2008-09 due to abdominal surgery (October 25, 2008) and groin surgery (January 22, 2009). Signed as a free agent by Berlin (Germany), October 4, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Montreal, July 4, 2013. Traded to Colorado by Montreal for Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau and a 5th round choice in 2015 Entry Draft, June 30, 2014.