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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.
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