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Selanne passes Robitaille on all-time goals list

Saturday, 03.02.2013 / 12:10 AM / News

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Selanne passes Robitaille on all-time goals list
Teemu Selanne scored in the first period of the Ducks' game against Minnesota on Friday night, moving him into 11th place on the all-time goals list

Teemu Selanne
Teemu Selanne
Right Wing - ANA
GOALS: 669 | ASST: 754 
PTS: 1,423 | +/-: 100

Anaheim's Teemu Selanne scored in the first period of the Ducks' game against Minnesota on Friday night, moving him past Hall of Famer Luc Robitaille into 11th place on the all-time goals list.

The 42-year-old took the puck on the right wing, swung to the backhand and flipped it past goaltender Darcy Kuemper. It was his sixth goal of the season and the 669th of his NHL career, breaking a tie with Robitaille.

Jaromir Jagr of the Dallas Stars is 10th with 671 goals, 19 behind Mario Lemieux in ninth place.

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I've been so fortunate, blessed, to play a long time with some great players and be on power plays, play in some great cities and stuff. It's been fun.

— Avalanche forward Jarome Iginla on tying Dino Ciccarelli for 46th place on the NHL's all-time list with his 1,200th career point after their win vs. the Predators on Friday