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Darius Kasparaitis

Darius Kasparaitis  #6

Defenseman
NUMBER: 6 BIRTHDATE: October 16, 1972
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Elektrenai, Lithuania
WEIGHT: 215 DRAFTED: NYI / 1992 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (5th overall)
EJC-A All-Star Team (1990) Named Best Defenseman at WJC-A (1992) Traded to Pittsburgh by NY Islanders with Andreas Johansson for Bryan Smolinski, November 17, 1996. Traded to Colorado by Pittsburgh for Ville Niemenen and Rick Berry, March 19, 2002. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 2, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Kazan (Russia), October 22, 2004.
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After being through it and seeing the other [outdoor] games on TV, just the atmosphere is spectacular. To stand here -- and we are essentially almost on the blue line -- and look up [into the stands] and knowing it is going to be packed and playing our biggest rival in this setting is going to be pretty special.

— Bruins president Cam Neely on the 2016 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic between Boston and Montreal at Gillette Stadium on
Jan. 1, 2016