Tavares with the Islanders during round one, game five of the 2013 Stanley Cup playoffs
|Born||September 20, 1990
Mississauga, ON, CAN
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight||198 lb (90 kg; 14 st 2 lb)|
|NHL team||New York Islanders|
|NHL Draft||1st overall, 2009
New York Islanders
John Tavares (born September 20, 1990) is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre. He currently plays for the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League (NHL). He is the current captain of the Islanders.
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