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Anže Kopitar is a professional ice hockey player and captain of the Los Angeles Kings. The 11th overall pick in the 2005 draft Anže made his debut October 6, 2006 against the Anaheim Ducks. Anže has developed into one of the best two-way forwards in the NHL. The well-rounded Kopitar has helped lead the L.A. Kings to two… Read more »
Barret Jackman is a former NHL defenseman for the St. Louis Blues and Nashville Predators. A first round selection (17th overall) by the Blues in 1999, Jackman enjoyed great success in his twelve years with St Louis. The franchise’s only Calder Trophy (Rookie of the Year) winner in 2003 and franchise leader in games played… Read more »
David Backes is a professional hockey player for the Boston Bruins. A second round selection (62nd overall), Backes played over 700 games for the St. Louis Blues in ten seasons of action. David appeared in the 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics with Team USA earning a Silver Medal in 2010. After being named to the NHL All-Star Game… Read more »
David Perron is a dynamic forward in the NHL with the Golden Knights. David has spent time with the Anaheim Ducks, Pittsburgh Penguins and Edmonton Oilers after spending the first six years of his career with the St. Louis Blues where he was chosen to appear in the 2009 Rookie All-Star game and electrified the Blues offense…. Read more »
Erik Johnson is a top pair defensemen in the NHL playing for the Colorado Avalanche. Johnson grew up in Minnesota where he excelled as a hockey player and joined the United States Development Program at age 17. He has represented USA hockey in two under 18 tournaments (2 gold medals), a world junior tournament (bronze), multiple… Read more »