Steven Kariya

Steven Kariya  #18

Left Wing
NUMBER: 18 BIRTHDATE: December 22, 1977
HEIGHT: 5' 8" BIRTHPLACE: North Vancouver, BC, Canada
Shoots: Right
Brother of Paul BCJHL First Team All-Star (1995) BCJHL Most Sportsmanlike Player (1995) Hockey East First All-Star Team (1999) NCAA East First All-American Team (1999) Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, April 21, 1999. Traded to New Jersey by Vancouver for Mikko Jokela, January 24, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Ilves (Finland), August 9, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Espoo (Finland), September, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Frolunda (Sweden), July 3, 2006.
Quote of the Day

It's something that you don't really envision starting this way, but when you put the work in you don't feel like it's unwarranted. You definitely don't envision it unfolding this way, but you do think you can be successful at this level.

— Senators goalie Andrew Hammond, who defeated the Jets on Wednesday to improve to 6-0-1 since making his first NHL start on Feb. 18