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Dan Cloutier

Dan Cloutier  #39

Goalie
NUMBER: 39 BIRTHDATE: April 22, 1976
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Mont-Laurier, QC, Canada
WEIGHT: 195 DRAFTED: NYR / 1994 NHL Entry Draft
Catches: Left ROUND: 1st   (26th overall)
Brother of Sylvain OHL Second All-Star Team (1996) AHL All-Rookie Team (1997) Traded to Tampa Bay by NY Rangers with Niklas Sundstrom and NY Rangers' 1st (Nikita Alexeev) and 3rd (later traded to San Jose later traded to Chicago Chicago selected Igor Radulov) round choices in 2000 Entry Draft for Chicago's 1st round choice (previously acquired, NY Rangers selected Pavel Brendl) in 1999 Entry Draft, June 26, 1999. Traded to Vancouver by Tampa Bay for Adrian Aucoin and Vancouver's 2nd round choice (Alexander Polushin) in 2001 Entry Draft, February 7, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Klagenfurter (Austria), January 20, 2005. Traded to Los Angeles by Vancouver for Los Angeles' 2nd round choice (Taylor Ellington) in 2007 Entry Draft and Los Angeles' 3rd round choice (later traded to Buffalo Buffalo selected Brayden McNabb) in 2009 Entry Draft, July 5, 2006. Missed entire 2008-09 due to hip surgery. Signed as a free agent by Rockford (AHL), December 9, 2009.
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He is, in my opinion, one of the best defensemen in the NHL and continuing to grow. I think his game, from an offensive standpoint, he continues to drive our offense... I think there's still tremendous upside for Oliver.

— Coyotes GM Don Maloney on defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson