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Jeff Nielsen

Jeff Nielsen  #36

Right Wing
NUMBER: 36 BIRTHDATE: September 20, 1971
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Grand Rapids, MN, United States
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: NYR / 1990 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 4th   (69th overall)
Brother of Kirk WCHA Second All-Star Team (1994) Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, August 18, 1997. Claimed by Minnesota from Anaheim in Expansion Draft, June 23, 2000.
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He stuck his neck out there for us. I don't know what's wrong with him, but you see he was in pain. But he went back in there. He's a tough guy. You've got to give him credit for helping the boys out.

— Panthers forward Brandon Pirri on goalie Roberto Luongo, who returned to game on Tuesday against Maple Leafs after leaving earlier in the contest with an injury