Paul Coffey

Canadian ice hockey defenceman

Paul Douglas Coffey (1 June 1961) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey defenseman who played for nine teams in the NHL. He was born in Weston, Toronto, Canada.

Paul Coffey
Hockey Hall of Fame, 2004
Paul Coffey in 2007.jpg
Coffey in 2007
Born (1961-06-01) June 1, 1961 (age 58)
Weston, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Left
Played for Edmonton Oilers
Pittsburgh Penguins
Los Angeles Kings
Detroit Red Wings
Hartford Whalers
Philadelphia Flyers
Chicago Blackhawks
Carolina Hurricanes
Boston Bruins
National team  Canada
NHL Draft 6th overall, 1980
Edmonton Oilers
Playing career 1980–2001
Website http://paulcoffey.ca/

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Paul played 7 seasons with Edmonton, 5 season with Pittsburgh, 2 season with Los Angeles, 4 season with Detroit, 1 season with Hartford, 1 season with Philadelphia, 2 season with Raleigh, North Carolina, and 1 season with Boston.

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Preceded by
Kevin Lowe
Edmonton Oilers first round draft pick
1980
Succeeded by
Grant Fuhr
Preceded by
Rod Langway
Winner of the Norris Trophy
1985, 1986
Succeeded by
Ray Bourque
Preceded by
Ray Bourque
Winner of the Norris Trophy
1995
Succeeded by
Chris Chelios