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Derek Armstrong

Derek Armstrong  #17

NUMBER: 17 BIRTHDATE: April 23, 1973
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Ottawa, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 197 DRAFTED: NYI / 1992 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 6th   (128th overall)
AHL Second All-Star Team (2000) Jack A. Butterfield Trophy (AHL Playoff MVP) (2000) AHL First All-Star Team (2001) John P. Sollenberger Trophy (AHL Leading Scorer) (2001) Les Cunningham Award (AHL MVP) (2001) Signed as a free agent by Ottawa, July 28, 1997. Loaned to Hartford (AHL) by Ottawa, October 28, 1997. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, August 10, 1998. Signed as a free agent by Bern (Swiss) with NY Rangers retaining NHL rights, July 18, 2001. Traded to Los Angeles by NY Rangers for Los Angeles' 6th round choice (Chris Holt) in 2003 Entry Draft, July 16, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Geneve (Swiss), October 12, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Rapperswil (Swiss), February 13, 2005. Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, September 8, 2009.
Quote of the Day

It seems like I'm kind of making it a little difficult on myself here the last two games.

— Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after tying the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with an assist on Duncan Keith's goal with 26.6 seconds left against the Anaheim Ducks Friday
World Cup of Hockey 2016