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Craig Janney

Craig Janney  #15

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NUMBER: 15 BIRTHDATE: September 26, 1967
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Hartford, CT, United States
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: BOS / 1986 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (13th overall)
Hockey East First All-Star Team (1987) NCAA East First All-American Team (1987) Traded to St. Louis by Boston with Stephane Quintal for Adam Oates, February 7, 1992. Acquired by Vancouver from St. Louis with St. Louis' 2nd round choice (Dave Scathard) in 1994 Entry Draft as compensation for St. Louis' signing of free agent Petr Nedved, March 14, 1994. Traded to St. Louis by Vancouver for Jeff Brown, Bret Hedican and Nathan LaFayette, March 21, 1994. Traded to San Jose by St. Louis with cash for Jeff Norton and future considerations, March 6, 1995. Traded to Winnipeg by San Jose for Darren Turcotte and Dallas' 2nd round choice (previously acquired, later traded to Chicago Chicago selected Remi Royer) in 1996 Entry Draft, March 18, 1996. Transferred to Phoenix after Winnipeg franchise relocated, July 1, 1996. Traded to Tampa Bay by Phoenix for Louie Debrusk and Tampa Bay's 5th round choice (Jay Leach) in 1998 Entry Draft, June 11, 1998. Traded to NY Islanders by Tampa Bay for Toronto's 6th round choice (previously acquired, Tampa Bay selected Fedor Fedorov) in 1999 Entry Draft, January 18, 1999.
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He is, in my opinion, one of the best defensemen in the NHL and continuing to grow. I think his game, from an offensive standpoint, he continues to drive our offense... I think there's still tremendous upside for Oliver.

— Coyotes GM Don Maloney on defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson