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Miller with the Vancouver Canucks in 2015
|Born||July 17, 1980
East Lansing, Michigan, U.S.
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||168 lb (76 kg; 12 st 0 lb)|
St. Louis Blues
|National team||United States|
|NHL Draft||138th overall, 1999
Ryan Dean Miller (born July 17, 1980) is an American professional ice hockey goaltender currently playing for the Anaheim Ducks of the National Hockey League (NHL). Miller was drafted 138th overall by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft. In 2010, he won the Vezina Trophy as the league's best goaltender. On February 17, 2019, Miller became the winningest American-born goalie in NHL history.
He was selected to play for the United States in the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver as the team's starting goaltender. He won a silver medal with the team and was named most valuable player of the tournament. Four years later, he was selected for the 2014 Winter Olympics. Miller is one of 30 goaltenders in NHL history to win 300 games in his career.
Miller is known for his hybrid style of goaltending. He is the older brother of Drew Miller.
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Miller with the Rochester Americans in 2005
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