Dany Heatley facts for kids
Heatley during his time with the Sharks
|Born||January 21, 1981
Freiburg, West Germany
|Height||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Weight||221 lb (100 kg; 15 st 11 lb)|
San Jose Sharks
|NHL Draft||2nd overall, 2000
Daniel James Heatley (born January 21, 1981) is a Canadian professional ice hockey right winger. He currently plays for the Anaheim Ducks of the National Hockey League (NHL). He has also played for the Atlanta Thrashers, Ottawa Senators, San Jose Sharks and the Minnesota Wild.
Heatley won the Calder Memorial Trophy in 2002. He won the trophy when he was playing for the Atlanta Thrashers. In 2005 Heatley asked to be traded because of his involvement in a car accident that killed teammate and close friend Dan Snyder. He was traded to Ottawa Senators. Heatley then later traded to San Jose Sharks in 2009. Olympic champion in ice hockey with team Canada in Vancouver 2010.
On July 9, 2014, he signed a one-year, $1 million contract as a free agent with the Anaheim Ducks.
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