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Nate Thompson  #44

Anaheim Ducks  Center
NUMBER: 44 BIRTHDATE: October 5, 1984  (AGE 30)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Anchorage, AK, United States
WEIGHT: 210 DRAFTED: BOS / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 6th   (183rd overall)

2014 Playoffs
- Landed five hits in Game 3
- Went 14-for-20 (70%) in the faceoff circle and landed four hits in Game 1 versus Montreal
- Ranks third on the Lightning for hits with 11

2013-14 Regular Season
- Ranked second among Lightning forwards for hits with 114
- Ranked second (tie-Palat) on the club with two shorthanded goals
- Scored twice, including the overtime winner on Feb. 1 at MTL
- Named a Lightning assistant captain at the beginning of the season
- Ranked sixth on the Lightning for hits (31) in 18 postseason games in 2011

Claimed on waivers by NY Islanders from Boston, October 8, 2008. Claimed on waivers by Tampa Bay from NY Islanders, January 21, 2010. Signed to a PTO (professional tryout) contract by Alaska (ECHL), September 28, 2012. Traded to Anaheim by Tampa Bay for 4th and 7th round choices in 2015 Entry Draft, June 29, 2014.
Quote of the Day

My job was to get that puck and put it on net, and his job was not letting me do it. I got the best of that, but that game's over and to be honest I already forgot about it.

— Canadiens forward Alex Galchenyuk on his late game-tying goal in Montreal's 2-1 OT win
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