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Rob Blake career timeline

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1988
June 11, 1988 Selected by Los Angeles in the fourth round, No. 70, of the NHL Entry Draft
1989-90
March 27, 1990 NHL debut, Winnipeg 4 at Los Angeles 4
April 12, 1990 First NHL goal, agianst Mike Vernon, Los Angeles 1 at Calgary 5, Game 5 of Smythe Division Semifinals
1990-91
Oct. 4, 1990 First regular season assist, NY Islanders 1 at Los Angeles 4
Oct. 9, 1990 First regular season goal, against Kirk McLean, Los Angeles 6 at Vancouver 2
June 15, 1991 Named to NHL All-Rookie Team
1992-93
Oct. 20-31, 1992 Six-game goal streak with Los Angeles
June 9, 1993 Loses Stanley Cup Final with Los Angeles against Montreal
1993-94
Jan. 22, 1994 First NHL All-Star Game (at NY Rangers)
1995-96
Oct. 20, 1995 Suffered a torn ACL in his left knee in the sixth game of the year, ending his season, Los Angeles 0 at Washington 0
1996-97
Oct. 1, 1996 Named captain of Los Angeles
1997-98
Jan. 29, 1998 Records four assists in one period, Calgary 3 at Los Angeles 5
Feb. 7-21, 1998 Represented Canada at the Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan
June 15, 1998 Won the Norris Trophy as the NHL's top defenseman
1998-99
Jan. 24, 1999 Second NHL All-Star Game (at Tampa Bay)
March 15, 1999 Scored his 100th NHL goal, Ottawa 0 at Los Angeles 4. Blake, who also had an assist, scored career point No. 316 to pass Steve Duchene as the Kings' all-time defenseman scoring leader.
1999-2000
Feb. 6, 2000 Third NHL All-Star Game (at Toronto)
2000-01
Dec. 14, 2000 3-goal, 5-point game, NY Rangers 5 at Los Angeles 5
Feb. 4, 2001 Fourth NHL All-Star Game (at Colorado)
Feb. 21, 2001 Traded with Steven Reinprecht to Colorado Avalanche in exchange for Adam Deadmarsh, Aaron Miller, a player to be named later (Jared Aulin), Colorado's first-round pick in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft (David Steckel) and Colorado's first-round pick in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft (Brian Boyle)
Feb. 23, 2001 Avalanche debut, Minnesota 1 at Colorado 4
Feb. 25, 2001 Scored his first goal for the Avalanche, Atlanta 2 at Colorado 5
June 9, 2001 Wins Stanley Cup with Colorado against New Jersey
2001-02
Feb. 2, 2002 Fifth NHL All-Star Game (at Los Angeles)
Feb. 24, 2002 Won gold medal with Canada at the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City
2002-03
Feb. 2, 2003 Sixth NHL All-Star Game (at Florida)
2003-04
Feb. 8, 2004 Seventh NHL All-Star Game (at Minnesota)
2005-06
Feb. 15-26, 2006 Represented Canada at the Winter Olympics in Torino, Italy
April 3, 2006 Became the 17th defenseman in NHL history to score 200 career goals, Chicago 3 at Colorado 4
2006-07
July 1, 2006 Signed with Los Angeles as a free agent
Nov. 4, 2006 Played in 1,000th NHL game, Los Angeles 4 at Phoenix 6
2007-08
Sept. 28, 2007 Named captain of Los Angeles
March 8, 2008 Scored 700th NHL point, Montreal 5 at Los Angeles 2
2008-09
July 3, 2008 Signed with San Jose as a free agent
Oct. 9, 2008 Sharks debut, Anaheim 1 at San Jose 4
Nov. 6, 2008 Scored his first goal for the Sharks, St. Louis 4 at San Jose 5 (shootout)
Jan. 9, 2009 Scored 500th NHL assist, San Jose 4 at Edmonton 1
Jan. 10, 2009 Scored a power play goal against Canucks, passing Phil Housley for fourth on the all-time list for power play goals by a defenseman, San Jose 4 at Vancouver 2
March 17, 2009 Three assists against Coyotes move him past Mark Howe for 20th on the all-time list for points by a defenseman, San Jose 3 at Phoenix 4
April 11, 2009 Played in 1,200th NHL game, San Jose 3 at Los Angeles 4
2009-10
Sept. 30, 2009 Named captain of San Jose
April 6, 2010 Scored his 240th and final regular season goal, Sharks 2 at Flames 1
April 10, 2010 Played in his 1,270th and final regular season game, Coyotes 2 at Sharks 3 (shootout)
May 23, 2010 Played in his 146th and final playoff game, Sharks 2 at Blackhawks 4

Compiled by Rocky Bonanno

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