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Steve Eminger

Steve Eminger  #44

Defenseman
NUMBER: 44 BIRTHDATE: October 31, 1983
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Woodbridge, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 207 DRAFTED: WSH / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (12th overall)
OHL Second All-Star Team (2002, 2003) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2002) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (2003) Traded to Philadelphia by Washington with Washington's 3rd round choice (Jacob Deserres) in 2008 Entry Draft for Philadelphia's 1st round choice (John Carlson) in 2008 Entry Draft, June 20, 2008. Traded to Tampa Bay by Philadelphia with Steve Downie and Tampa Bay's 4th round choice (previously acquired, Tampa Bay selected Alex Hutchings) in 2009 Entry Draft for Matt Carle and San Jose's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Philadelphia selected Simon Bertilsson) in 2009 Entry Draft, November 7, 2008. Traded to Florida by Tampa Bay for Noah Welch and Florida's 3rd round choice (later traded to Detroit Detroit selected Andrej Nestrasil) in 2009 Entry Draft, March 4, 2009. Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, September 4, 2009. Traded to NY Rangers by Anaheim for Aaron Voros and Ryan Hillier, July 9, 2010. Signed as a free agent by CSKA Moscow (KHL), October 21, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Norfolk (AHL), January 24, 2014.
Quote of the Day

After being through it and seeing the other [outdoor] games on TV, just the atmosphere is spectacular. To stand here -- and we are essentially almost on the blue line -- and look up [into the stands] and knowing it is going to be packed and playing our biggest rival in this setting is going to be pretty special.

— Bruins president Cam Neely on the 2016 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic between Boston and Montreal at Gillette Stadium on
Jan. 1, 2016