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Canada Vincent Lecavalier

a.k.a. "Vinny LeCavalier"
#44 Los Angeles Kings / NHL - 15/16
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1. Nikita Jevpalovs 7 3 8 11
2. Bostjan Golicic 7 5 5 10
3. Chad Nehring 6 4 5 9
4. Damien Fleury 6 4 5 9
5. Julien Correia 7 3 6 9
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
42
Height
6'4" / 193 cm
Weight
216 lbs / 98 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
Status
Retired
Agency
Highlights
1-time World Cup Gold Medal 1
1-time CHL Rookie of the Year 1
1-time CHL Top Draft Prospect Award 1
1-time NHL Foundation Player Award 1
1-time NHL Leadership-Humanitarian Award (King Clancy Trophy) 1
1-time NHL Most Goals (Maurice Richard Trophy) 1
1-time NHL Second All-Star Team 1
1-time NHL Stanley Cup Champion 1
1-time QMJHL All-Rookie Team 1
1-time QMJHL First All-Star Team 1
1-time QMJHL Offensive Rookie of the Year (Michel Bergeron Trophy) 1
1-time QMJHL Rookie of the Year 1

Brother: Phil Lecavalier

Drafted 1st overall in 1998, Lecavalier didn't take long to become a star for the Lightning, leading the team with 25 goals and 67 points in just his 2nd NHL season. A few years later, the 6'4 center helped the Bolts win their first Stanley Cup. Over his 17-year career, the 4x All-Star won a Maurice Richard, King Clancy, and NHL Foundation Player Award, as well as World Cup gold. Vinny retired in 2016 with 421 goals and 528 assists.

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Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1994-95 Notre Dame Hounds U15 Prep U15 AAA 50 38 42 80 - - |
1995-96 Notre Dame Hounds U15 Prep U15 AAA 22 52 52 104 - - |
Notre Dame Hounds U18 AAA SMAAAHL 16 4 4 8 14 - |
1996-97 Rimouski Océanic QMJHL 64 42 60 102 36 17 | Playoffs 4 4 3 7 2 -4
1997-98 Rimouski Océanic QMJHL 58 44 71 115 117 27 | Playoffs 18 15 26 41 46 4
Canada U20 WJC-20 7 1 1 2 4 - |
1998-99 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 82 13 15 28 23 -19 |
1999-00 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 80 25 42 67 43 -25 |
2000-01 Tampa Bay Lightning “C” NHL 68 23 28 51 66 -26 |
Canada WC 7 3 2 5 29 3 |
2001-02 Tampa Bay Lightning “A” NHL 76 20 17 37 61 -18 |
2002-03 Tampa Bay Lightning “A” NHL 80 33 45 78 39 0 | Playoffs 11 3 3 6 22 -2
2003-04 Tampa Bay Lightning “A” NHL 81 32 34 66 52 23 | Playoffs 23 9 7 16 25 -2
2004-05 Ak Bars Kazan Russia 30 7 8 15 78 5 | Playoffs 4 1 0 1 6 -1
Canada WCup 6 2 5 7 8 1 |
2005-06 Tampa Bay Lightning “A” NHL 80 35 40 75 90 0 | Playoffs 5 1 3 4 7 0
Canada OG 6 0 3 3 16 2 |
2006-07 Tampa Bay Lightning “A” NHL 82 52 56 108 44 2 | Playoffs 6 5 2 7 10 4
2007-08 Tampa Bay Lightning “A” NHL 81 40 52 92 89 -17 |
2008-09 Tampa Bay Lightning “C” NHL 77 29 38 67 54 -9 |
2009-10 Tampa Bay Lightning “C” NHL 82 24 46 70 63 -16 |
2010-11 Tampa Bay Lightning “C” NHL 65 25 29 54 43 -5 | Playoffs 18 6 13 19 16 6
2011-12 Tampa Bay Lightning “C” NHL 64 22 27 49 50 -2 |
2012-13 Tampa Bay Lightning “C” NHL 39 10 22 32 29 -5 |
2013-14 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 69 20 17 37 44 -16 | Playoffs 7 1 1 2 2 -5
2014-15 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 57 8 12 20 36 -7 |
2015-16 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 7 0 1 1 2 -1 |
Los Angeles Kings NHL 42 10 7 17 20 1 | Playoffs 5 1 1 2 2 0
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1993-94 North Shore Peewee QC Int PW - - - - - - |
1997-98 Canada U18 Nations Cup - - - - - - |
Team Staff History
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2021-22 Montréal Canadiens NHL Senior Advisor Hired on February 18, 2022
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
Nations Cup (Hlinka Gretzky Cup) 1 - - - - - - - | 0
NHL 17 1 212 421 528 949 0.78 848 -140 | 7 75 26 30 56 0.75 84 1
OG 1 6 0 3 3 0.50 16 2 | 0
QC Int PW 1 - - - - - - - | 0
QMJHL 2 122 86 131 217 1.78 153 44 | 2 22 19 29 48 2.18 48 0
Russia 1 30 7 8 15 0.50 78 5 | 1 4 1 0 1 0.25 6 -1
SMAAAHL 1 16 4 4 8 0.50 14 - | 0
U15 AAA 2 72 90 94 184 2.56 - - | 0
WC 1 7 3 2 5 0.71 29 3 | 0
WCup 1 6 2 5 7 1.17 8 1 | 0
WJC-20 1 7 1 1 2 0.29 4 - | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Martin St-Louis (F) 2000-2013 13 Canada, Canada, Tampa Bay Lightning
Brad Richards (F) 1995-2008 10 Ak Bars Kazan, Canada, Canada, Canada, Canada U18, Notre Dame Hounds U18 AAA, Rimouski Océanic, Tampa Bay Lightning
Pavel Kubina (D) 1998-2012 9 Tampa Bay Lightning
Cory Sarich (D) 1997-2007 8 Canada U20, Tampa Bay Lightning

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
06/21/2016
06/21/2016 Confirmed Los Angeles Kings Retired
01/06/2016
01/06/2016 Confirmed Philadelphia Flyers Los Angeles Kings
07/02/2013
07/02/2013 Confirmed Tampa Bay Lightning Philadelphia Flyers
06/27/2013
06/27/2013 Confirmed Tampa Bay Lightning Unknown
07/13/2008
07/13/2008 Extension Tampa Bay Lightning Tampa Bay Lightning
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 1996, 1 #4 overall by Rimouski Océanic in the QMJHL Entry Draft

Number 4 retired by Rimouski Océanic

Number 4 retired by Tampa Bay Lightning

Cult/Star player for Ak Bars Kazan

Cult/Star player for Rimouski Océanic

Cult/Star player for Tampa Bay Lightning

Career transactions
- 2013-07-02 • Signed to a five-year contract by the Philadelphia Flyers | $22,500,000 | Full story
- 2013-06-27 • Bought out of his contract by the Tampa Bay Lightning | Full story
- 2008-07-13 • Signed to an eleven-year contract extension by the Tampa Bay Lightning | $85,000,000 | Full story
- 2005-08-16 • Re-signed to a four-year contract by the Tampa Bay Lightning | $27,500,000 | Full story
- 2004-11-04 • Signed to a lockout contract by Ak Bars Kazan
- 2001-10-05 • Re-signed to a three-year contract by the Tampa Bay Lightning
- 1998-10-07 • Signed to a three-year entry-level contract by the Tampa Bay Lightning

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