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Mike Richter

Mike Richter  #35

Goalie
NUMBER: 35 BIRTHDATE: September 22, 1966
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Abington, PA, United States
WEIGHT: 190 DRAFTED: NYR / 1985 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 2nd   (28th overall)
AwardsSeasons
Lester Patrick Trophy 2008-2009
WCHA Freshman of the Year (1986) WCHA Second All-Star Team (1987) World Cup All-Star Team (1996) World Cup MVP (1996) Lester Patrick Trophy (2009) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1992, 1994, 2000) Claimed by Nashville from NY Rangers in Expansion Draft, June 26, 1998. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 15, 1998. Traded to Edmonton by NY Rangers for Edmonton's 4th round choice (Corey Potter) in 2003 Entry Draft, June 30, 2002. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 4, 2002. Missed majority of 2002-03 due to concussion vs. Calgary, November 7, 2002. Officially announced retirement, September 4, 2003.
Quote of the Day

One player does not make your team. One player can help your team, but one player does not make your team. We're not a bare-bones organization.

— Columbus Blue Jackets president John Davidson
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