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Michael Ryder
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Born November 11, 1980 (1980-11-11) (age 39)
Bonavista, NL, CAN
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 186 lb (84 kg; 13 st 4 lb)
Position Right wing
Shoots Right
NHL team
Former teams
New Jersey Devils
Boston Bruins
Dallas Stars
Montreal Canadiens
National team Flag of Canada.svg Canada
NHL Draft 216th overall, 1998
Montreal Canadiens
Playing career 2000–present

Michael Wayne Glen Ryder (born March 31, 1980 in Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador) is a Canadian professional ice hockey right winger. He currently plays for the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League (NHL). He has also played for the Boston Bruins, Dallas Stars, and Montreal Canadiens.

He was drafted by the Montreal Canadiens with the 216th overall pick in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft. Ryder played in the QMJHL for 3 seasons with the Hull Olympiques and 2 seasons in the ECHL with the Tallahassee Tiger Sharks and Mississippi Sea Wolves. He also played hockey formerly with the Montreal Canadiens for 4 seasons. He won the Stanley Cup with the Bruins on June 15, 2011 when the Bruins defeated the Vancouver Canucks in game 7 by a score of 4-0.

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