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Ryan Getzlaf  #15

Anaheim Ducks  Center
NUMBER: 15 BIRTHDATE: May 10, 1985  (AGE 29)
HEIGHT: 6' 4" BIRTHPLACE: Regina, SK, Canada
WEIGHT: 221 DRAFTED: ANA / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (19th overall)
Will be playing for Canada the fourth time in his career -- won a gold medal with Canada at the 2005 World Junior Championship and silver medals at the 2008 World Championships and 2004 World Junior Championship.

Finished second in scoring at 2008 World Championship in Halifax/Quebec City, playing on a line with Rick Nash and Dany Heatley.

Played on Canada's number two line (behind Crosby/Bergeron/Perry trio) at the 2005 World Junior Championships with Jeff Carter and Andrew Ladd and scored three points (1-2-3) in 6-1 win over Russia in the gold medal game.

Played on one of the all-time great Canadian teams at the 2005 World Junior Championship -- along with fellow 2010 Olympians Sidney Crosby, Brent Seabrook, Shea Weber, Corey Perry, Patrice Bergeron and Mike Richards.

Quote of the Day

It was the look in his eyes. Hockey is the most important thing in his life. He wants to be a hockey player, and nothing's going to stop him from being a hockey player.

— Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin on forward Alex Galchenyuk's potential