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|Men's Hockey||2/15, 11:35am||8|
Country: United States
Date of Birth: June 7, 1970
Birthplace: Livonia, Mich.
Team: Dallas Stars
Years in League: 17
Previous Olympics: 2002 at Salt Lake City - silver; 1998 at Nagano, Japan.
Drafted: Minnesota North Stars' first choice, 1st overall, 1988 draft.
NHL career highlights: Face of the Stars' franchise, playing his 17th NHL season all with Dallas and Minnesota; franchise leader in games, goals, assists and points; captained Dallas to its only Stanley Cup championship in 1999; as of Dec. 28, needs 29 goals for 500 in his career; six-time All-Star; had a career-high 50 goals in 1993-94 - the Stars first season in Dallas. Has not scored more than 38 in any other season.
Other career highlights: Making his third Olympic appearance; had two goals in four games during 1998 Nagano Games; had a team-high six assists at the 2002 Salt Lake City Games; had six goals and nine assists in seven games for Team USA at the 1989 World Junior Championship; one of three American-born players along with Phil Housley and Jeremy Roenick to score 1,100 career points; had 118 goals and 176 assists in two-plus seasons with Prince Albert of the Western Hockey League from 1986-88.