|NUMBER:||9||BIRTHDATE:||December 11, 1964|
|HEIGHT:||5' 10"||BIRTHPLACE:||Chatham, ON, Canada|
|WEIGHT:||188||DRAFTED:||NYR / 1983 NHL Entry Draft|
|Shoots:||Left||ROUND:||1st (12th overall)|
He's a winner. We want winners here, and he's a proven winner. He's won two Stanley Cups. He's 22 years old and been a big part of it. He's got all the right tools. He's got size (6-foot-1, 204 pounds) and strength. He's exactly what we were looking for. He's going to be a big piece of our team for many, many years to come.