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Adam Foote

Adam Foote  #52

Defenseman
NUMBER: 52 BIRTHDATE: July 10, 1971
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Toronto, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 220 DRAFTED: QUE / 1989 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 2nd   (22nd overall)
OHL First All-Star Team (1991) Transferred to Colorado after Quebec franchise relocated, June 21, 1995. Missed majority of 2000-01 due to shoulder injury vs. Carolina, January 6, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Columbus, August 2, 2005. Traded to Colorado by Columbus for Colorado's 1st round choice (later traded to Philadelphia - Philadelphia selected Luca Sbisa) in 2008 Entry Draft and Colorado's 4th round choice (David Savard) in 2009 Entry Draft, February 26, 2008. Officially announced his retirement, April 8, 2011.
Quote of the Day

I don't know how he does it. I don't know how he gets his body parallel with the player and pulls it through his legs like that. I know he's tried it a couple times in practice and it's never worked, so how he does it in a game, it's incredible.

— Capitals defenseman Mike Green on teammate Alex Ovechkin's highlight-reel goal against the Devils on Saturday