Round 3
Stanley Cup Final
Mike Ribeiro
NUMBER: 63 BIRTHDATE: February 10, 1980  (AGE 35)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Montreal, QC, Canada
WEIGHT: 177 DRAFTED: MTL / 1998 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (45th overall)
2015 Playoff Notes: - Leads all forwards in postseason average time on ice (23:41). NHL Playoff Notes: - Has 27 points (6g-21) in 49 career playoff games with Montreal (2004 and 2006), Dallas (2007 and 2008) and Washington (2013). - Scored the game-winning goal for the Caps in Game Five of the 2013 Eastern Conference Quarterfinal against the New York Rangers. - Ranked seventh among all skaters in points (17) and tied for third in assists (14) during the 2008 postseason, leading the Dallas Stars in both categories. Additional Playoff/Championship Notes: - Ranked second in assists (20) and tied for second in points (23) during the 2000 QMJHL Playoffs. - Tallied a pair of assists while helped Canada to a bronze medal at the 2000 World Junior Championship.
QMJHL Second All-Star Team (1998) QMJHL First All-Star Team (1999) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (1999) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2008) Signed as a free agent by Espoo (Finland), January 17, 2005. Traded to Dallas by Montreal with Montreal's 6th round choice (Matthew Tassone) in 2008 Entry Draft for Janne Niinimaa and Dallas' 5th round choice (Andrew Conboy) in 2007 Entry Draft, September 30, 2006. Traded to Washington by Dallas for Cody Eakin and Boston's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, Dallas selected Mike Winther) in 2012 Entry Draft, June 22, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, July 5, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Nashville, July 15, 2014.
Quote of the Day

Obviously he's been my favorite goalie since I grew up. He's kind of close to my hometown so I've been watching him my whole life. It's a pretty special moment for me to score two goals on Lundqvist in such an important game as this.

— Capitals forward Andre Burakovsky after scoring his first two Stanley Cup Playoff goals against his childhood idol Henrik Lundqvist