Daniel Cleary

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Birthday
18, 1978
Birthplace
Canada
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
18, 1978 (age 39)
Birthplace
Canada

About

Left wing who was selected 13th overall in the 1997 NHL draft by the Chicago Blackhawks and became the first Newfoundlander to win a Stanley Cup Championship after his Detroit Red Wings defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins in 6 games in 2008.

Before Fame

He began his minor hockey career at home, and moved away at age 15 to play for the Kingston Voyageurs of the Metro Junior Hockey League.

Trivia

He spent four seasons with the Edmonton Oilers from 1999 to 2003, then spent a year with the Phoenix Coyotes before signing with the Red Wings in 2005.

Family Life

He was born in Carbonear, Newfoundland, but grew up in Harbour Grace.

Associated With

Henrik Zetterberg was named Playoff MVP in 2008 when the Wings took home the Stanley Cup Championship.