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Daniel Tjarnqvist

Daniel Tjarnqvist  #29

Defenseman
NUMBER: 29 BIRTHDATE: October 14, 1976
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Umea, Sweden
WEIGHT: 207 DRAFTED: FLA / 1995 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 4th   (88th overall)
Traded to Atlanta by Florida with Gord Murphy, Herbert Vasiljevs and Ottawa's 6th round choice (previously acquired, later traded to Dallas Dallas selected Justin Cox) in 1999 Entry Draft for Trevor Kidd, June 25, 1999. Signed as a free agent by Djurgarden (Sweden), September 16, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, August 15, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Edmonton, July 6, 2006. Missed majority of 2006-07 due to recurring groin injury. Signed as a free agent by Yaroslavl (Russia), August 23, 2007. Signed as a free agent by Colorado, July 3, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Yaroslavl (KHL), July 23, 2009.
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It's very special, obviously; there is draft day and then there's the day that you sign your first deal. It's been a crazy couple of weeks and I'm very honored to be able to do that."

— Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid on signing his first professional contract