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Daniel Tjarnqvist

Daniel Tjarnqvist  #29

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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We've got to find a way to win a game. He's played well in the minors, now he gets his opportunity. We tried [with Jonathan Bernier]. The way I look at it, you get opportunities and you make the most of it. That's what [James Reimer] did. Now another opportunity is here and Sparks ... you gotta grab it. Is he ready? We'll find out.

— Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock to the Toronto Star on recalling goalie Garret Sparks from the AHL to start Monday in his NHL debut
World Cup of Hockey 2016