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Jeff Friesen

Born:August 5, 1976Draft:1994 Sharks 11th Overall
Hometown:Meadow Lake, SaskatchewanPosition:Left Wing
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:Retired

Jeffrey Daryl Friesen (born August 5, 1976) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. He played over 800 games in the National Hockey League, spending roughly half his career with the San Jose Sharks, who drafted him in the 1994 NHL Entry Draft. The rest of his career was spent with the Mighty Ducks of AnaheimNew Jersey DevilsWashington Capitals, and Calgary Flames. He won the Stanley Cup with the Devils in 2003.

Jeff Friesen Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded WithTraded ToTraded For
March 5, 2001Second-Round Pick
(Vojtech Polak)
Steve Shields
Teemu Selanne
July 6, 2002Maxim Balmochnykh
Oleg Tverdovsky
Mike Commodore
Jean-Francois Damphousse
Igor Pohonka
Petr Sykora
September 26, 2005Third-Round Pick
(Kirill Tulupov)
March 9, 2006Second-Round Pick
(Keith Seabrook)

Deeper Dive


  • WHL Rookie of the Year (1993)
  • CHL Rookie of the Year (1993)
  • CHL All-Rookie Team (1993)
  • IIHF World Juniors Gold Medal (1994, 1995)
  • NHL All-Rookie Team (1995)
  • IIHF World Championships Silver Medal (1996)
  • IIHF World Championships Gold Medal (1997, 2004)
  • Stanley Cup Winner (2003)