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Tommy Albelin

Tommy Albelin  #6

Defenseman
NUMBER: 6 BIRTHDATE: May 21, 1964
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Stockholm, Sweden
WEIGHT: 195 DRAFTED: QUE / 1983 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 8th   (152nd overall)
Swedish World All-Star Team (1987, 1997) Traded to New Jersey by Quebec for New Jersey's 4th round choice (Niklas Andersson) in 1989 Entry Draft, December 12, 1988. Traded to Calgary by New Jersey with Cale Hulse and Jocelyn Lemieux for Phil Housley and Dan Keczmer, February 26, 1996. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, July 9, 2001. Officially announced retirement, July 29, 2004. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, December 20, 2005.
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It is really special. I had a lot of friends and family here tonight, and for my first [NHL] game in here it was great. I played here as an elementary-school player in the city championships and this was my first time back. It was a lot of fun..

— Toronto native Brandon Pirri after scoring 2 goals for Panthers in win at Maple Leafs on Thursday
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