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Stu Grimson

Stu Grimson  #8

Left Wing
NUMBER: 8 BIRTHDATE: May 20, 1965
HEIGHT: 6' 5" BIRTHPLACE: Kamloops, BC, Canada
WEIGHT: 239 DRAFTED: CGY / 1985 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 7th   (143rd overall)
Claimed on waivers by Chicago from Calgary, October 1, 1990. Claimed by Anaheim from Chicago in Expansion Draft, June 24, 1993. Traded to Detroit by Anaheim with Mark Ferner and Anaheim's 6th round choice (Magnus Nilsson) in 1996 Entry Draft for Mike Sillinger and Jason York, April 4, 1995. Claimed on waivers by Hartford from Detroit, October 13, 1996. Transferred to Carolina after Hartford franchise relocated, June 25, 1997. Traded to Anaheim by Carolina with Kevin Haller for Dave Karpa and Anaheim's 4th round choice (later traded to Atlanta Atlanta selected Blake Robson) in 2000 Entry Draft, August 11, 1998. Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles, July 6, 2000. Signed as a free agent by Nashville, July 2, 2001. Missed majority of 2001-02 season and entire 2002-03 due to concussion vs. Anaheim, December 2, 2001. Officially announced retirement, June 1, 2002.
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