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Pascal Dupuis

Pascal Dupuis  #9

Pittsburgh Penguins  Right Wing
NUMBER: 9 BIRTHDATE: April 7, 1979  (AGE 36)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Laval, QC, Canada
Shoots: Left
Has more shorthanded goals (8) than any other Pittsburgh skater since joining the team in 2007-08. Posted 1st assist of season on Sidney Crosby's GWG on Nov. 19 vs. COL. Returned to lineup on Nov. 11 vs. MTL to score 4th-fastest (tied) goal to open a game for PIT since 1996. PIT is now 8-4 with Dupuis in the lineup this season and 20-7-1 over the past two seasons. Missed games on Nov. 6 at EDM and Nov. 7 at CGY due to health precautions. Scored first goal on Oct. 29 vs. BUF since two-goal game on Nov. 14, 2014 at TOR. Made his season debut on Oct. 22 vs. DAL - his first game in 342 days (Nov. 15, 2014). Missed the first 6 games of the season with lower-body injury. Career Info: Highs: G: 3 A: 4 P: 4 SHOOTOUT NUMBERS w/PIT: 3 G, 10 Att, 30.0 Pct REGULAR-SEASON NUMBERS w/PIT: 445GP 109G-137A-246PTS PPG: 22 SHG: 15
Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, August 18, 2000. Signed as a free agent by Ajoie (Swiss-2), January 14, 2005. Traded to NY Rangers by Minnesota for Adam Hall, February 9, 2007. Traded to Atlanta by NY Rangers with NY Rangers' 3rd round choice (later traded to Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh selected Robert Bortuzzo) in 2007 Entry Draft for Alex Bourret, February 27, 2007. Traded to Pittsburgh by Atlanta with Marian Hossa for Colby Armstrong, Erik Christensen, Angelo Esposito and Pittsburgh's 1st round choice (Daulton Leveille) in 2008 Entry Draft, February 26, 2008.
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He's been one of our top players all year. Tonight he was by far our best player. There wasn't anybody in the same universe as him.

— Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz on goalie Braden Holtby, who made 33 saves to shut out the Edmonton Oilers 1-0
World Cup of Hockey 2016