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Jim Fahey

Jim Fahey  #8

NUMBER: 8 BIRTHDATE: May 11, 1979
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Boston, MA, United States
WEIGHT: 205 DRAFTED: SJS / 1998 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 8th   (212th overall)
Hockey East Second All-Star Team (2001) Hockey East First All-Star Team (2002) Spent majority of the 2005-06 as a healthy reserve. Traded to New Jersey by San Jose with Alexander Korolyuk for Vladimir Malakhov and New Jersey's 1st round choice (later traded to St. Louis - St. Louis selected David Perron) in 2007 Entry Draft, October 1, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, July 27, 2007. Signed as a free agent by Krefeld (Germany), June 11, 2008.
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Life's about opportunity and how you respond to that opportunity, and obviously he must have some swagger about him, some confidence about him, because he was solid. He made some good saves. He was 6-foot-3 on every shot, which is a good thing for a goalie. He played well. We got a win.

— Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock on rookie goaltender Garret Sparks, who made 24 saves in his first NHL start, a 3-0 win vs. Oilers
World Cup of Hockey 2016