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Darren Turcotte

Darren Turcotte  #8

NUMBER: 8 BIRTHDATE: March 2, 1968
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Boston, MA, United States
WEIGHT: 190 DRAFTED: NYR / 1986 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 6th   (114th overall)
Played in NHL All-Star Game (1991) Traded to Hartford by NY Rangers with James Patrick for Steve Larmer, Nick Kypreos, Barry Richter and Hartford's 6th round choice (Yuri Litvinov) in 1994 Entry Draft, November 2, 1993. Traded to Winnipeg by Hartford for Nelson Emerson, October 6, 1995. Traded to San Jose by Winnipeg with Dallas' 2nd round choice (previously acquired and later traded to Chicago Chicago selected Remi Royer) in 1996 Entry Draft for Craig Janney, March 18, 1996. Traded to St. Louis by San Jose for Stephane Matteau, July 24, 1997. Traded to Nashville by St. Louis for future considerations, June 26, 1998. Missed majority of 1999-2000 season recovering from knee injury suffered in game vs. Montreal, November 18, 1999. Officially announced retirement, March 14, 2000.
Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016