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Brian Lee

Brian Lee  #15

Defenseman
NUMBER: 15 BIRTHDATE: March 26, 1987
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Moorhead, MN, United States
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: OTT / 2005 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (9th overall)
WCHA All-Rookie Team (2006) Traded to Tampa Bay by Ottawa for Matt Gilroy, February 27, 2012. Missed 2013-14 due to knee injury vs. Springfield (AHL), May 17, 2013 and resulting surgery. Officially announced his retirement, July 11, 2014.
Quote of the Day

He is, in my opinion, one of the best defensemen in the NHL and continuing to grow. I think his game, from an offensive standpoint, he continues to drive our offense... I think there's still tremendous upside for Oliver.

— Coyotes GM Don Maloney on defenseman Oliver Ekman-Larsson