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Kelly Hrudey

Born:January 13, 1961Draft:1980 Islanders #38 Overall
Hometown:Edmonton, ABPosition:Goaltender
Known For:Catches:Left
National Team:CanadaCurrent Status:Retired

Kelly Hrudey (/ˈruːdi/; born January 13, 1961) is a Canadian former National Hockey League ice hockey goaltender. He is a current hockey broadcaster with Sportsnet as an analyst for Hockey Night in Canada and the Calgary Flames as a commentator. During his NHL career, Hrudey played for the New York Islanders (1983–1989), Los Angeles Kings (1989–1996), and San Jose Sharks (1996–1998).

Kelly Hrudey New York Islanders
Kelly Hrudey, New York Islanders (Photo by Bruce Bennett Studios via Getty Images Studios/Getty Images)

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  • Canada Cup Champion (1988)
  • World Championship Bronze Medal (1986)
  • CHL (USA) Most Valuable Player (1983)
  • CHL (USA) Terry Sawchuk Trophy (1982, 1983)
  • CHL First All-Star Team (1982, 1983)
  • CHL (USA) Playoffs Most Valuable Player (1982)
  • WHL Second All-Star Team (1981)