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Shane Willis

Shane Willis  #17

Right Wing
NUMBER: 17 BIRTHDATE: June 13, 1977
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Edmonton, AB, Canada
WEIGHT: 195 DRAFTED: CAR / 1997 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 4th   (88th overall)
WHL East First All-Star Team (1997, 1998) AHL All-Rookie Team (1999) AHL First All-Star Team (1999) Dudley "Red" Garrett Memorial Award (AHL Rookie of the Year) (1999) NHL All-Rookie Team (2001) Traded to Tampa Bay by Carolina with Chris Dingman for Kevin Weekes, March 5, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Davos (Swiss), August 23, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Carolina, July 18, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Nashville, July 5, 2007. Missed majority of 2007-08 due to neck injury at Peoria (AHL), October 6, 2007.
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I've never seen anything like that. The great thing is I don't know how many times guys bailed me out where they had to score to keep it alive and they did every time. It was amazing. It's not the way we draw it up, to go 20 rounds here, but obviously it's a big win.

— Florida goalie Roberto Luongo after the Panthers defeated the Capitals in the longest shootout in NHL history on Tuesday
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