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Geoff Sanderson

Born:Feb. 1, 1972Draft:1990, Hartford Whalers, #36 Overall
Hometown:Hay River, NT, CANPosition:LW
Known For:Shoots/Catches:Left
National Team:Canada

Geoffrey M. Sanderson (born February 1, 1972) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey left winger, most notably for the Hartford Whalers and Columbus Blue Jackets of the NHL.

Geoff Sanderson Hartford Whalers
Geoff Sanderson of the Hartford Whalers (Photo by Steve Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images)

Geoff Sanderson Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded WithTraded ToTraded For
Jan. 3, 1998Carolina HurricanesEnrico Ciccone
Sean Burke
Vancouver CanucksMartin Gelinas
Kirk McLean
Feb. 4, 1998Vancouver CanucksBuffalo Sabres1999 3rd-Round Pick
(Jimmie Olvestad)
Brad May
March 9, 2004Columbus Blue JacketsVancouver Canucks2004 3rd-Round Pick
(Daniel Lacosta)
Oct. 8, 2005Vancouver CanucksTim JackmanArizona CoyotesJason Chimera
Cale Hulse
Mike Rupp
July 1, 2007Philadelphia Flyers2009 3rd-Round Pick
(Cameron Abney)
Joni Pitkanen
Edmonton OilersJoffrey Lupul
Jason Smith

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Staff History

  •  New York Islanders- Development Coach 2010-2012


  • CHL Memorial Cup Champion 1988-1989
  • WHL Champion 1988-1989
  • AHL Calder Cup Champion 1990-1991
  • World Championship Gold Medal 1993-1994
  • World Championship Gold Medal 1996-1997