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Jeff Tambellini

Jeff Tambellini  #10

Left Wing
NUMBER: 10 BIRTHDATE: April 13, 1984
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Calgary, AB, Canada
WEIGHT: 186 DRAFTED: LAK / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (27th overall)
PIJHL First All-Star Team (2000) PIJHL Rookie of the Year (2000) BCHL First All-Star Team (2002) BCHL MVP (2002) Canadian Junior "A" Player of the Year (2002) CCHA All-Rookie Team (2003) CCHA Second All-Star Team (2003) CCHA Rookie of the Year (2003) CCHA First All-Star Team (2005) NCAA West Second All-American Team (2005) Traded to NY Islanders by Los Angeles with Denis Grebeshkov for Mark Parrish and Brent Sopel, March 8, 2006. Missed majority of 2009-10 as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, July 1, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Zurich (Swiss), July 6, 2011.
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I don't know how he does it. I don't know how he gets his body parallel with the player and pulls it through his legs like that. I know he's tried it a couple times in practice and it's never worked, so how he does it in a game, it's incredible.

— Capitals defenseman Mike Green on teammate Alex Ovechkin's highlight-reel goal against the Devils on Saturday