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Atkinson with the Columbus Blue Jackets in 2014
|Born||June 5, 1989
Riverside, Connecticut, U.S.
|Height||5 ft 8 in (173 cm)|
|Weight||182 lb (83 kg; 13 st 0 lb)|
|NHL team||Columbus Blue Jackets|
|National team||United States|
|NHL Draft||157th overall, 2008
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Cameron Thomas Atkinson (born June 5, 1989) is an American professional ice hockey player and alternate captain for the Columbus Blue Jackets of the National Hockey League (NHL). Atkinson was selected by the Blue Jackets in the sixth round, 157th overall, of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.
Although smaller than most forwards in the NHL, he is known for his great speed, soft hands and excellent shooting skills.
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