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Drake Berehowsky

Drake Berehowsky  #55

Defenseman
NUMBER: 55 BIRTHDATE: January 3, 1972
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Toronto, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 217 DRAFTED: TOR / 1990 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (10th overall)
OHL First All-Star Team (1992) Canadian Major Junior Defenseman of the Year (1992) Traded to Pittsburgh by Toronto for Grant Jennings, April 7, 1995. Signed as a free agent by Edmonton, September 30, 1997. Traded to Nashville by Edmonton with Eric Fichaud and Greg de Vries for Mikhail Shtalenkov and Jim Dowd, October 1, 1998. Traded to Vancouver by Nashville for Atlanta's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, Nashville selected Timofei Shishkanov) in 2001 Entry Draft, March 9, 2001. Traded to Phoenix by Vancouver with Denis Pederson for Todd Warriner, Trevor Letowski, Tyler Bouck and Phoenix's 3rd round choice (later traded back to Phoenix Phoenix selected Dimitri Pestunov) in 2003 Entry Draft, December 28, 2001. Missed majority of 2002-03 due to knee injury in training camp, September 24, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, August 29, 2003. Traded to Toronto by Pittsburgh for Ric Jackman, February 11, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Skelleftea (Sweden-2), December 22, 2004.
Quote of the Day

It's very special, obviously; there is draft day and then there's the day that you sign your first deal. It's been a crazy couple of weeks and I'm very honored to be able to do that."

— Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid on signing his first professional contract