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David Shaw

David Shaw  #21

NUMBER: 21 BIRTHDATE: May 25, 1964
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: St. Thomas, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 204 DRAFTED: QUE / 1982 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (13th overall)
OHL First All-Star Team (1984) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (1984) Traded to NY Rangers by Quebec with John Ogrodnick for Jeff Jackson and Terry Carkner, September 30, 1987. Missed majority of 1989-90 due to shoulder injury vs. Quebec, November 2, 1989. Traded to Edmonton by NY Rangers for Jeff Beukeboom to complete transaction that sent Mark Messier to NY Rangers for Bernie Nicholls, Steven Rice and Louie De Brusk (October 4, 1991), November 12, 1991. Traded to Minnesota by Edmonton for Brian Glynn, January 21, 1992. Traded to Boston by Minnesota for future considerations, September 2, 1992. Traded to Tampa Bay by Boston for Detroit's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Boston selected Jason Doyle) in 1996 Entry Draft, August 17, 1995. Traded to San Jose by Tampa Bay with Bryan Marchment and Tampa Bay's 1st round choice (later traded to Nashville Nashville selected David Legwand) in 1998 Entry Draft for Andrei Nazarov and Florida's 1st round choice (previously acquired, Tampa Bay selected Vincent Lecavalier) in 1998 Entry Draft, March 24, 1998. Signed as a free agent by Chicago Wolves (IHL), January 30, 2001.
Quote of the Day

Life's about opportunity and how you respond to that opportunity, and obviously he must have some swagger about him, some confidence about him, because he was solid. He made some good saves. He was 6-foot-3 on every shot, which is a good thing for a goalie. He played well. We got a win.

— Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock on rookie goaltender Garret Sparks, who made 24 saves in his first NHL start, a 3-0 win vs. Oilers
World Cup of Hockey 2016