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Teddy Blueger

Born:August 15, 1994Draft:2012 Penguins #52 Overall
Hometown:Riga, LatviaPosition:Center/Left Wing
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:LatviaCurrent Team:Pittsburgh Penguins

Teodors Bļugers (anglicized as Theodor “Teddy” Blueger; born 15 August 1994) is a Latvian professional ice hockey forward for the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected 52nd overall in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft by the Penguins, making him the third-highest selected Latvian hockey player in the NHL Entry Draft, behind Zemgus Girgensons and Sandis Ozoliņš.

Teddy Blueger Pittsburgh Penguins
Teddy Blueger, Pittsburgh Penguins (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

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Achievements

  • World Championship Top 3 Player on Team Latvia (2019)
  • NCAA (WCHA) First All-Star Team (2016)
  • NCAA (WCHA) Champion (2015)
  • NCAA (WCHA) All-Tournament Team (2014)
  • NCAA (WCHA) Champion (2014)
  • U20 WJC (D1A) Best Face-Off Percentage (2014)
  • U20 WJC (D1A) Silver Medal (2014)
  • U20 WJC Top 3 Player on Team Latvia (2013)
  • U18 WJC Top 3 Player on Team (2012)
  • U18 WJC (D1|A) Best Face-Off Percentage (2011)
  • U18 WJC (D1|A) Gold Medal (2011)
  • U18 WJC (D1|A) Most Goals (2011)

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