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James Neal

Born:September 3, 1987Draft:2005 Stars, 33rd Overall
Hometown:Whitby, ON, CANPosition:RW
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:St. Louis Blues

James Neal (born September 3, 1987) is a Canadian professional ice hockey winger who is currently playing for the St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League (NHL). He recently played for the Edmonton Oilers, Calgary Flames, Vegas Golden Knights, Nashville Predators, Pittsburgh Penguins, and Dallas Stars. While playing junior ice hockey with the Plymouth Whalers of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL), he was selected in the second round, 33rd overall, by the Stars in the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.

James Neal Edmonton Oilers
James Neal with the Edmonton Oilers (Jess Starr/The Hockey Writers)

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  • CHL Top Prospects Game — 2004-05
  • U18 WJC Silver Medal — 2004-05
  • CHL Second All-Star Team — 2006-07
  • OHL Champion — 2006-07
  • OHL First All-Star Team — 2006-07
  • U20 WJC Gold Medal — 2006-07
  • NHL YoungStars Roster — 2008-09
  • World Championship Silver Medal — 2008-09
  • NHL First All-Star Team — 2011-12
  • NHL All-Star Game — 2015-16
  • NHL All-Star Game — 2017-18