Share with your Friends

Ryan Getzlaf

Ryan Getzlaf  #15

Anaheim Ducks  Center
NUMBER: 15 BIRTHDATE: May 10, 1985  (AGE 30)
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

He plays the way that we want to play and he's a leader on the ice. It's those components we feel were the dynamic of what we wanted in our captain.

— Devils coach John Hynes on defenseman Andy Greene, who was named captain Thursday
World Cup of Hockey ticket info