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Dennis Vial

Dennis Vial  #40

Left Wing
NUMBER: 40 BIRTHDATE: April 10, 1969
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Sault Ste. Marie, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 220 DRAFTED: NYR / 1988 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 6th   (110th overall)
Traded to Detroit by NY Rangers with Kevin Miller and Jim Cummins for Joe Kocur and Per Djoos, March 5, 1991. Traded to Quebec by Detroit with Doug Crossman for cash, June 15, 1992. Traded to Detroit by Quebec for cash, September 9, 1992. Traded to Tampa Bay by Detroit for Steve Maltais, June 8, 1993. Claimed by Anaheim from Tampa Bay in Expansion Draft, June 24, 1993. Claimed by Ottawa from Anaheim in Phase II of Expansion Draft, June 25, 1993.
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