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Danny DeKeyser

Danny DeKeyser  #65

Detroit Red Wings  Defenseman
NUMBER: 65 BIRTHDATE: March 7, 1990  (AGE 25)
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Detroit, MI, United States
Shoots: Left
GAME HIGHS: Goals: 1 / Assists: 2 / Points: 2 ... HAT TRICKS: 0 / MULTI-PT GAMES: 7 CAREER: In the 2nd season of a 2-year contract...Named 2014 DSBA Rookie of the Year...Represented USA at 2014 WC...2013 Calder Cup champion with Grand Rapids...2012 and 2013 CCHA Best Defensive Defenseman...2013 CCHA First All-Star Team and NCAA Second-Team All-American...2012 CCHA champion with Western Michigan. 2014-15: Bested rookie season totals with 31 points in 80 games for DET...Was DET's 2nd-highest scoring defenseman...Tallied season-high two assists on 1/18 vs. BUF, 2/26 at SJ and 3/26 vs. SJ...Scored the GWG with his 1st goal of the season on 11/30 vs. VAN, his 100th NHL game...Notched 1st assist of the season on 10/9 vs. BOS. OTHER: Born in Detroit, MI...Graduated from De La Salle High School in Warren, MI...Recorded 49 points (12-37-49) in 118 games with the Western Michigan Broncos from 2010-13...Made his NHL debut on 4/5/13 at COL.
CCHA All-Rookie Team (2011) CCHA Second All-Star Team (2012) CCHA First All-Star Team (2013) NCAA West Second All-American Team (2012, 2013) Signed as a free agent by Detroit, March 29, 2013.
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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