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Valeri Kamensky

Valeri Kamensky  #13

Left Wing
NUMBER: 13 BIRTHDATE: April 18, 1966
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Voskresensk, Russia
WEIGHT: 205 DRAFTED: QUE / 1988 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 7th   (129th overall)
USSR First All-Star Team (1990, 1991) USSR Player of the Year (1991) WEC-A All-Star Team (1991) Named Best Forward at WEC-A (1991) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1998) Missed majority of 1992-93 due to ankle injury vs. Tampa Bay, October 27, 1992. Transferred to Colorado after Quebec franchise relocated, June 21, 1995. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 7, 1999. Signed as a free agent by Dallas, July 5, 2001. Traded to New Jersey by Dallas for Andre Lakos and future considerations, January 16, 2002. Officially announced retirement August 10, 2002.
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I think when you build a team, you look at pairs, and I think the pair of [Voracek and Giroux] is very good, certainly one of the top pairs in the League.

— Flyers GM Ron Hextall on Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek after giving Voracek a multiyear extension Thursday