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Dainius Zubrus

Born:June 16, 1978Draft:1996 Flyers 15th Overall
Hometown:Elektrėnai, LithuaniaPosition:Center
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:LithuaniaCurrent Status:Retired

Dainius Gintas Zubrus (born June 16, 1978) is a Lithuanian former professional ice hockey right winger and center who played in the National Hockey League (NHL), the first Lithuanian to have played 1,000 games in the NHL. Drafted 15th overall in the 1996 NHL Entry Draft by the Philadelphia Flyers, Zubrus played for the Flyers, Montreal CanadiensWashington CapitalsBuffalo SabresNew Jersey Devils and San Jose Sharks.

Dainius Zubrus
Dainius Zubrus with the New Jersey Devils. (Rich Kane/Icon SMI)

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Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded WithTraded ToTraded For
March 10, 1999Second-Round Pick
(Matt Carkner)
Sixth-Round Pick
(Scott Selig)
Mark Recchi
March 13, 2001Second-Round Pick
(Andreas Hornqvist)
Trevor Linden
Washington Capitals 2007-Present Secondary LogoFirst-Round Pick
(Alexander Perezhogin)
Jan Bulis
Richard Zednik
February 27, 2007Washington Capitals 2007-Present Secondary LogoTimo HelblingFirst-Round Pick
(Nicholas Petrecki)
Jiri Novotny

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