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Alex Goligoski  #33

Dallas Stars  Defenseman
NUMBER: 33 BIRTHDATE: July 30, 1985  (AGE 29)
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Grand Rapids, MN, United States
WEIGHT: 190 DRAFTED: PIT / 2004 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (61st overall)
Paces the team with 151 blocked shots * Ranks fourth on the team and leads club defensemen with 31 assists this season * Played in his 400th career NHL game on 10/9 vs. CHI * Posted two assists on 12/2 at TOR * Recorded two assists, a +3 rating, four hits and three blocked shots on 1/4 at CHI * Earned two helpers and five blocked shots on 1/13 vs. OTT * Tallied two assists and a +3 rating on 1/18 at CHI * Is now one of four NHL defensemen to earn at least 20 assists in each of their last six seasons * Scored his third goal of the season on 3/5 at FLA * Recorded two points (1-1=2) with a +2 rating on 3/12 at CAR * Earned two assists (0-2=2) on 3/21 vs. CHI
WCHA All-Rookie Team (2005) WCHA Second All-Star Team (2006) WCHA First All-Star Team (2007) NCAA West First All-American Team (2007) AHL All-Rookie Team (2008) Traded to Dallas by Pittsburgh for James Neal and Matt Niskanen, February 21, 2011.
Quote of the Day

He scores 50 goals, they go in, they go in, and they go in. And I think, 'Why can't I do that?'

— Capitals forward Brooks Laich on teammate Alex Ovechkin, who scored his 50th goal of the season Tuesday in a 4-2 win vs. the Hurricanes