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Jim Carey

Born:May 31, 1974Draft:1992 Capitals 32nd Overall
Hometown:Dorchester, MassachusettsPosition:G
Known For:Vezina Trophy WinnerCatches:Left
National Team:United StatesCurrent Team:Retired

James M. Carey (born May 31, 1974), is an American former professional ice hockey goaltender who played for the Washington CapitalsBoston Bruins, and St. Louis Blues in the National Hockey League (NHL). Carey was born in Dorchester, Massachusetts, but grew up in Weymouth, Massachusetts.

Jim Carey Washington Capitals
Jim Carey, Washington Capitals (Photo by Denis Brodeur/NHLI via Getty Images)

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  • All-WCHA All-Rookie Team (1993)
  • All-WCHA Second Team (1993)
  • WCHA Rookie of the Year (1993)
  • NHL All-Rookie Team (1995)
  • NHL First Team All-Star (1996)
  • World Cup of Hockey Gold Medal (1996)
  • Vezina Trophy Winner (1996)