Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Vadim Khomitsky is a Russian professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for HC Atlant Moscow Oblast in the Kontinental Hockey League. Khomitsky was drafted 123rd overall in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft by the Dallas Stars. He spent four seasons with CSKA Moscow before signing with the Stars organization. He played 16 games over two seasons for the Iowa Stars in the American Hockey League, spliting his time in Russia with Khimik Mytishchi.
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Christopher Robert Pronger is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman for the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League. He is an alternate captain for the Flyers. Originally selected 2nd overall by the Hartford Whalers in the 1993 NHL Entry Draft, Pronger has played for Hartford, the St. Louis Blues, Edmonton Oilers, and Anaheim Ducks before being traded to the Flyers before the 2009 10 season. He has appeared in the Stanley Cup finals with three different teams, winning the Cup with the Ducks in 2007. Pronger won the Hart Trophy as the league's most valuable player and was the first defenceman to win the award since Bobby Orr in 1972. A mainstay on Team Canada, Pronger won Olympic gold medals at Salt Lake City 2002 and Vancouver 2010 and is a member of the Triple Gold Club. Pronger is also one of only two former Whalers still active in the NHL
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. John Howard Scott (born September 26, 1982) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who currently plays for the Chicago Blackhawks of the National Hockey League (NHL). Undrafted, Scott committed to a four-year collegiate hockey career with Michigan Tech in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association. As an enforcing physical defenseman, Scott recorded just 19 points with 347 penalty minutes in his time with the Huskies. A free agent, Scott joined the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League. During his first professional season in 2006 07 he was signed by NHL affiliate, the Minnesota Wild, to an entry level contract. In the 2009 10 season Scott scored his first NHL goal on November 15, 2009 against Michael Leighton of the Carolina Hurricanes in a 5-4 loss.
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Andrew MacDonald is a professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing with the New York Islanders organization of the National Hockey League. MacDonald was drafted in the sixth round, 160th overall, by the New York Islanders in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft. He played junior hockey for the Moncton Wildcats of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League where he was, along with Keith Yandle, a star defenceman on the team's 2005 06 championship team. He has also played for the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, the Islander's AHL affiliate. In the 2009 10 season, MacDonald scored his first NHL goal on December 17, 2009, in a 5-2 loss to the New York Rangers. On February 25, 2010, MacDonald was re-signed by the Islanders to a four-year contract extension
Luc Bourdon (February 16, 1987 May 29, 2008) was a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who played for the Vancouver Canucks of the National Hockey League (NHL) and their American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Manitoba Moose, from 2006 until 2008. After overcoming childhood arthritis, he was selected third overall in the 2003 Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL) draft and played for the Val-d'Or Foreurs, Moncton Wildcats, and Cape Breton Screaming Eagles, spending four seasons in the QMJHL. The Canucks drafted Bourdon with their first selection, tenth overall, in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. Noted as a strong defenceman who could contribute on offence, Bourdon represented Canada in three international tournaments, winning two gold medals at the IIHF World U20 Championship and a silver medal at the IIHF World U18 Championship. Bourdon died at the age of 21 near his hometown of Shippagan, New Brunswick, when his motorcycle collided with a tractor trailer.
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Todd M. Richards (born October 20, 1966 in Crystal, Minnesota) is the head coach of the Minnesota Wild NHL Ice hockey franchise. He was formerly an American professional ice hockey defenceman and the head coach of the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the AHL. His younger brother Travis Richards was also a professional ice hockey defenceman.Richards was drafted by the Montreal Canadiens in the second round (33rd overall) of the 1985 NHL Entry Draft. He played for the University of Minnesota for four seasons. He began his professional career with the Sherbrooke Canadiens during the 1989 90 AHL season. After being traded early the next season to the Hartford Whalers organization, he helped the Springfield Indians win the 1991 Calder Cup.
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Todd Kelman (born January 5, 1975 in Calgary, Alberta) is a retired Canadian ice hockey defenceman who is currently the General Manager of the Belfast Giants of the Elite Ice Hockey League, having been an original member of the first Giants squad that played in the old Ice Hockey Superleague in the 2000 01 season. He won the Superleague title twice, once with the Giants in 2001 02 (a mere one season after the team was founded) and previously with the Bracknell Bees two seasons earlier in 1999 00. He also won the Superleague Playoff Championship and the Elite League with the Giants in 2002 03 and 2005 06 respectively.
Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Nicklas Erik Lidström (born April 28, 1970) is a Swedish professional ice hockey defenceman who has played his entire National Hockey League (NHL) career with the Detroit Red Wings, and is currently their team captain. In his seventeen NHL seasons, Lidström has won four Stanley Cups, six James Norris Memorial Trophies as the league''s best defenceman, and has been voted into ten NHL All-Star Games. To date, he is the only European-born and trained NHL captain to win the Stanley Cup, as well as the first European player to be named playoff MVP.
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Adam Smith (born May 24, 1976(1976-05-24) in Digby, Nova Scotia) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He was selected in the third round, 78th overall, by the New York Rangers in the 1994 NHL Entry Draft. Between 1996 and 1999 he played in the American Hockey League and the International Hockey League for Binghamton Rangers, Hartford Wolfpack, Grand Rapids Griffins and Fort Wayne Komets. He following that with three seasons in Europe playing for the Bracknell Bees and Sheffield Steelers of the Ice Hockey Superleague in the United Kingdom and for EC Bad Nauheim in the 2nd Bundesliga in Germany.