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David Clarkson

David Clarkson  #23

NUMBER: 23 BIRTHDATE: March 31, 1984  (AGE 31)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Toronto, ON, Canada
Shoots: Right
Last Game: Sat out game with minor injury on 10/3 vs. NSH (preseason). 2014-15: Posted 2 shots, 4 hits and 2 takeaways in 16:13 time on ice in CBJ debut on 2/28 vs. NJD... Skated in 500th career NHL game on 11/8 vs. NYR. Career: Ranked third on TOR in penalty minutes (93) in 2013-14... Scored 100th career NHL goal on 12/21/13 vs. DET... Collected career-high three points (1-2-3) on 1/27/13 at MTL and (2-1-3) on 2/5/13 vs. NYR... Recorded career high in goals, assists and points with 30-16-46 in 2011-12... Posted 100th career NHL point (assist) on 4/10/11 vs. BOS... Scored first NHL goal (vs. John Grahame) in NHL debut on 3/17/07 vs. CAR... Won OHL Championship and Memorial Cup with Kitchener in 2002-03.
Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, August 12, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Salzburg (Austria), October 24, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Toronto, July 5, 2013. Traded to Columbus by Toronto for Nathan Horton, February 26, 2015.
Quote of the Day

It's an incredible feeling just to see it go in and see the Joe go pretty crazy.  Ever since the introduction there, I was kind of feeling the nerves, and to put that one home, I started to feel comfortable and I thought my play started to pick up.

— Nineteen-year-old Red Wings forward Dylan Larkin after scoring a goal in his NHL debut
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