Round 3
Stanley Cup Final
Dale Purinton

Dale Purinton  #32

NUMBER: 32 BIRTHDATE: October 11, 1976
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Fort Wayne, IN, United States
WEIGHT: 228 DRAFTED: NYR / 1995 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 5th   (117th overall)
Missed majority of 2003-04 as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Victoria (ECHL), December 3, 2004. Missed majority of 2005-06 due to knee (November 6, 2005 at Springfield - AHL) and finger (January 3, 2006 in practice) injuries. Signed as a free agent by Colorado, July 17, 2007.
Quote of the Day

I don’t know if it was more relief for me that [Stamkos] scored or the power play scored. It was a whole compilation of Alka Seltzer.

— Lightning coach Jon Cooper after Steven Stamkos broke a long scoring drought and Tampa Bay's struggling power play scored four times in Game 2 at Montreal