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Doug O'Brien

Doug O'Brien  #39

Defenseman
NUMBER: 39 BIRTHDATE: February 16, 1984
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: St. John's, NL, Canada
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: TBL / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 6th   (192nd overall)
QMJHL First All-Star Team (2004) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (2003, 2004) Ed Chynoweth Trophy (Memorial Cup - Leading Scorer) (2004) Traded to Anaheim by Tampa Bay for Joe Rullier, February 27, 2007. Signed as a free agent by Plzen (CzRep), July 16, 2009.
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I don't know how he does it. I don't know how he gets his body parallel with the player and pulls it through his legs like that. I know he's tried it a couple times in practice and it's never worked, so how he does it in a game, it's incredible.

— Capitals defenseman Mike Green on teammate Alex Ovechkin's highlight-reel goal against the Devils on Saturday