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Luc Robitaille

Luc Robitaille  #20

Left Wing
NUMBER: 20 BIRTHDATE: February 17, 1966
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Montreal, QC, Canada
WEIGHT: 215 DRAFTED: LAK / 1984 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 9th   (171st overall)
Calder Memorial Trophy 1986-1987
QMJHL Second All-Star Team (1985) QMJHL First All-Star Team (1986) Canadian Major Junior Player of the Year (1986) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (1986) NHL All-Rookie Team (1987) NHL Second All-Star Team (1987, 1992, 2001) Calder Memorial Trophy (1987) NHL First All-Star Team (1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1993) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1999, 2001) Traded to Pittsburgh by Los Angeles for Rick Tocchet and Pittsburgh's 2nd round choice (Pavel Rosa) in 1995 Entry Draft, July 29, 1994. Traded to NY Rangers by Pittsburgh with Ulf Samuelsson for Petr Nedved and Sergei Zubov, August 31, 1995. Traded to Los Angeles by NY Rangers for Kevin Stevens, August 28, 1997. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, July 5, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles, July 24, 2003. Officially announced retirement, effective at end of season, April 11, 2006.
Quote of the Day

It's a big milestone for me and I'm happy to help my team with lots of good teammates. It's fun.

— Detroit's Pavel Datsyuk, who on Wednesday became the ninth Russian-born player, and ninth Red Wings player, to score 300 NHL goals
World Cup of Hockey 2016