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Ilya Byakin

Ilya Byakin  #10

Defenseman
NUMBER: 10 BIRTHDATE: February 2, 1963
HEIGHT: 5' 9" BIRTHPLACE: Sverdlovsk, Russia
WEIGHT: 183 DRAFTED: EDM / 1993 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 11th   (267th overall)
Named Best Defenseman at WJC-A (1983) WC-A All-Star Team (1993) Signed as a free agent by San Jose, September 18, 1994.
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I'm very excited about what happened today. We've worked on this deal with Toronto for a month, or over a month. It got a little bit of legs on draft day, but it really heated up last night, and we were able to complete the deal today.

— Penguins GM Jim Rutherford on Phil Kessel, who he acquired from the Maple Leafs in a trade on Wednesday