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Milan Jurcina

Milan Jurcina  #27

NUMBER: 27 BIRTHDATE: June 7, 1983
HEIGHT: 6' 4" BIRTHPLACE: Liptovsky Mikulas, Slovakia
WEIGHT: 253 DRAFTED: BOS / 2001 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 8th   (241st overall)
Traded to Washington by Boston for Washington's 4th round choice (later traded to Calgary - Calgary selected TJ Brodie) in 2008 Entry Draft, February 1, 2007. Traded to Columbus by Washington with Chris Clark for Jason Chimera, December 28, 2009. Traded to Washington by Columbus for future considerations, March 3, 2010. Signed as a free agent by NY Islanders, July 2, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Chomutov (CzRep), October 5, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Rauma (Finland), January 31, 2013.
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We've got to find a way to win a game. He's played well in the minors, now he gets his opportunity. We tried [with Jonathan Bernier]. The way I look at it, you get opportunities and you make the most of it. That's what [James Reimer] did. Now another opportunity is here and Sparks ... you gotta grab it. Is he ready? We'll find out.

— Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock to the Toronto Star on recalling goalie Garret Sparks from the AHL to start Monday in his NHL debut
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