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Jimmy Howard

Born:March 26, 1984Draft:2003 Red Wings #64 Overall
Hometown:Syracuse, NY, USAPosition:G
Known For:NHL All-StarCatches:Left
National Team:USACurrent Team:Retired

James Russell Howard III (born March 26, 1984) is an American former professional ice hockey goaltender. He spent his entire NHL career with the Detroit Red Wings, by whom he was drafted in 2003. Howard was runner-up in voting for the Calder Memorial Trophy following the 2009–10 NHL season as the NHL’s rookie of the year.

Jimmy Howard Detroit Red Wings
Jimmy Howard, Detroit Red Wings (Jess Starr/The Hockey Writers)

Jimmy Howard Statistics

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  • NHL All-Star Game (2018-19)
  • NHL All-Star Game (Selected, did not play) (2014-15)
  • NHL All-Star Game (20111-12)
  • World Championship Top 3 Player on Team (2011-12)
  • NHL All-Rookie Team (2009-10)
  • NHL Rookie of the Month (March) (2009-10)
  • AHL All-Star Game (2007-08)
  • AHL All-Rookie Team (2005-06)
  • NCAA (Hockey East) Champion (2003-04)
  • NCAA (Hockey East) First All-Star Team (2003-04)
  • NCAA (Hockey East) Goaltender of the Year (2003-04)
  • NCAA (East) Second All-American Team (2003-04)