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John Tucker

John Tucker

Right Wing
BIRTHDATE: September 29, 1964
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Windsor, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: BUF / 1983 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 2nd   (31st overall)
OHL First All-Star Team (1984) OHL MVP (1984) Traded to Washington by Buffalo for future considerations, January 5, 1990. Traded to Buffalo by Washington for cash, July 3, 1990. Traded to NY Islanders by Buffalo for future considerations, January 21, 1991. Signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay, August 5, 1992.
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I loved being in the jerseys again and they worked some magic for us. It was weird in warm-ups, seeing No. 22 in that jersey and thinking he’s [Mike Gartner], and No. 8 reminds you of Danny Briere … every number had me thinking back to the guys who wore them and smiling.

— Coyotes captain Shane Doan on wearing Kachina-style throwback jerseys in a 3-2 victory against the Canucks on Thursday