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Manny Legace

Manny Legace  #34

NUMBER: 34 BIRTHDATE: February 4, 1973
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Toronto, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: HFD / 1993 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 8th   (188th overall)

* Completed his 11th NHL season and first with Carolina

* With his victory vs. OTT (3/4), Legace has now earned wins against all 30 NHL franchises

* Made his Hurricanes debut vs. LA (11/11) after signing a one-year contract on Nov. 9

* Began the season with the Chicago Wolves (AHL)... Was 2-2 with a 3.21 goals-against average for the Wolves

* Was a member of the 2002 Stanley Cup champion Detroit Red Wings, and represented the Western Conference in the 2008 NHL All-Star Game

* OFF THE RADAR: Was originally drafted by Hartford in the eighth round (188th overall) of the 1993 NHL Entry Draft

* Career Penalty Shots: 3 (0 goals on 3 attempts)

* Career Highs: Saves: 49  Consec. Starts: 17  Consec. Wins: 11  Shutout Sequence: 187:39

* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 28 gp, 2.81 gaa (1472 min., 69 ga), 10-7-5, 1 so

Best Goaltender at WJC-A (1993)OHL First All-Star Team (1993) AHL First All-Star Team (1996) Harry ``Hap'' Holmes Memorial Award (AHL fewest goals against) (1996) (shared with Scott Langkow) Aldege "Baz" Bastien Memorial Award (AHL Outstanding Goaltender) (1996) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2008) Rights transferred to Carolina after Hartford franchise relocated, June 25, 1997. Traded to Los Angeles by Carolina for future considerations, July 31, 1998. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, August 9, 1999. Claimed on waivers by Vancouver from Detroit, September 30, 1999. Claimed on waivers by Detroit from Vancouver, October 13, 1999. Signed as a free agent by Voskresensk (Russia), December 20, 2004. Signed as a free agent by St. Louis, August 8, 2006. Signed to a PTO (professional tryout) contract by Chicago (AHL), October 12, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Carolina, November 9, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Iserlohn (Germany), October 13, 2010. Signed to a PTO (professional tryout) contract by San Antonio (AHL), October 7, 2011. Signed to a PTO (professional tryout) contract by Springfield (AHL), Octiber 20, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Springfield (AHL), January 4, 2012. Officially announced his retirement, October 6, 2012.
Quote of the Day

I feel that responsibility, I've felt it for the last two years. We core guys get a lot of minutes, we get a lot of opportunity out there. Our teammates, the organization and fans look to us to be the guys to put the puck in the net and to create momentum out there.

— Jordan Eberle on taking his game and the Edmonton Oilers to the next level