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Luke Richardson

Luke Richardson  #2

Defenseman
NUMBER: 2 BIRTHDATE: March 26, 1969
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Ottawa, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 214 DRAFTED: TOR / 1987 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (7th overall)

Has 4 points (0-4) and 82 penalty minutes in 54 games against New York Islanders
- 2008-09 season game highs: Goals: none; Assists: none; Points: none; Shots: none; Time-on-ice: 13:34, Oct. 22 vs Florida (3-1 loss)
- Career game highs: Goals: 1 (35x) last: 2/13/08 @ New Jersey; Assists: 2 (7x) last: 12/3/02 @ N.Y. Rangers; Points: 2 (12x) last: 2/13/08 @ New Jersey (1-1)
- Shootout career: none
Traded to Edmonton by Toronto with Vincent Damphousse, Peter Ing and Scott Thornton for Grant Fuhr, Glenn Anderson and Craig Berube, September 19, 1991. Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, July 23, 1997. Signed as a free agent by Columbus, July 4, 2002. Traded to Toronto by Columbus for Toronto's 5th round choice (Nick Sucharski) in 2006 Entry Draft, March 8, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, July 11, 2006. Missed majority of 2006-07 as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, August 8, 2007. Officially announced his retirement, November 29, 2008.
Quote of the Day

With this being the last year [at the Coliseum], we'd love to try to get back to the dance like we did against Pittsburgh and prove ourselves and go even further. It's an important year.

— New York Islanders coach Jack Capuano