Deron Quint

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Deron Quint
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Born (1976-03-12) March 12, 1976 (age 38)
Durham, NH, USA
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 219 lb (99 kg; 15 st 9 lb)
Position Defense
Shoots Left
KHL team
Former teams
CSKA Moscow
Winnipeg Jets
Phoenix Coyotes
New Jersey Devils
Columbus Blue Jackets
Chicago Blackhawks
New York Islanders
Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk
Traktor Chelyabinsk
Spartak Moscow
NHL Draft 30th overall, 1994
Winnipeg Jets
Playing career 1995–present

Deron Timothy Quint (born March 12, 1976) is an American ice hockey defenseman currently playing with CSKA Moscow of the Kontinental Hockey League. He has also played for Traktor Chelyabinsk of the Kontinental Hockey League. His playing experience also includes spending time in the National Hockey League with the Winnipeg Jets, Phoenix Coyotes, New Jersey Devils, Columbus Blue Jackets, Chicago Blackhawks and New York Islanders.

Playing career[edit]

Quint was drafted 30th overall by Winnipeg in the 1994 NHL Entry Draft As a rookie in the 1995–96 season, by scoring two goals in a four second span, he tied an NHL record originally set by Nels Stewart of the Montreal Maroons in 1931. The next season the Jets became the Phoenix Coyotes and Quint remained with Phoenix until he was traded to the New Jersey Devils on March 7, 2000 for Lyle Odelein. Quint would only play four regular season games for the Devils before being traded to the expansion Columbus Blue Jackets on June 23 the same year where he stayed for two seasons leading the Blue Jackets in minutes played per game. For the 2002–03 season, Quint rejoined the Coyotes for a second campaign and he later joined the Chicago Blackhawks the next season.

During the NHL lockout, which resulted in the 2004–05 season being cancelled, Quint played for Bolzano HC in Italy. Quint has since played for Kloten in Switzerland.

In 2005 he joined Eisbären Berlin of Germany's Deutsche Eishockey Liga and led them to 3 league championships in 4 seasons. At the end of the 2006–07 DEL season, he signed with the New York Islanders and returned to the NHL, playing five games and assisting them in making the playoffs. He returned to Eisbaren for the 2007–08 DEL season while becoming the DEL Defenseman of the Year in 2008 and leading the Bears to another league championship. Quint lead all scoring for defenseman during the 08-09 season, while setting a franchise record of playing in 237 consecutive games and winning a 3rd DEL Championship. Quint was a DEL All-Star defenseman for three seasons. After four years, he left Germany and signed with HC Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk team of the Kontinental Hockey League. In 2010, he signed with Traktor Chelyabinsk.He set a record for most goals scored by a KHL defenseman in 2010-11 and was selected to the KHL West All-Star team in 2012-13. He currently holds the most games played by an American in the KHL.

HC Spartak Moscow[edit]

On May 1, 2013 he signed a two year contract with Spartak Moscow.[1] On January 15, 2014 he was traded to CSKA Moscow tohgether with Jeff Glass for a monetary compensation.

Awards and achievements[edit]

·2006, 2007, 2008 DEL All-Star Team ·2008 DEL Defenseman of the Year ·2013 KHL West All-Star Team .2014 KHL East All-Star Team

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1993–94 Seattle Thunderbirds WHL 63 15 29 44 47 9 4 12 16 8
1994–95 Seattle Thunderbirds WHL 65 29 60 89 82 3 1 2 3 6
1995–96 Springfield Falcons AHL 11 2 3 5 4 10 2 3 5 6
1995–96 Winnipeg Jets NHL 51 5 13 18 22
1995–96 Seattle Thunderbirds WHL 5 4 1 5 6
1996–97 Springfield Falcons AHL 43 6 18 24 20 12 2 7 9 4
1996–97 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 27 3 11 14 4 7 0 2 2 0
1997–98 Springfield Falcons AHL 8 1 7 8 10 1 0 0 0 0
1997–98 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 32 4 7 11 16
1998–99 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 60 5 8 13 20
1999–00 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 50 3 7 10 22
1999–00 New Jersey Devils NHL 4 1 0 1 2
2000–01 Syracuse Crunch AHL 21 5 15 20 30
2000–01 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 57 7 16 23 16
2001–02 Columbus Blue Jackets NHL 75 7 18 25 26
2002–03 Springfield Falcons AHL 4 1 2 3 4
2002–03 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 51 7 10 17 20
2003–04 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 51 4 7 11 18
2004–05 HC Bolzano ITL 14 5 11 16 12 9 4 5 9 12
2005–06 EHC Kloten NLA 16 5 9 14 6
2005–06 Eisbären Berlin DEL 31 5 7 12 26 11 5 6 11 6
2006–07 Eisbären Berlin DEL 52 18 28 46 34 3 1 0 1 12
2006–07 New York Islanders NHL 5 0 0 0 0
2007–08 Eisbären Berlin DEL 56 21 30 51 28 14 6 3 9 4
2008–09 Eisbären Berlin DEL 52 16 32 48 20 12 2 4 6 4
2009-10 Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk KHL 42 5 11 16 22 9 1 0 1 6
2010-11 Traktor Chelyabinsk KHL 53 21 11 32 26
2011-12 Traktor Chelyabinsk KHL 47 8 14 22 42 16 1 8 9 0
2012-13 Traktor Chelyabinsk KHL 52 5 12 17 25 25 3 10 13 2
2013-14 Spartak Moscow KHL 43 11 12 23 18
2013-14 CSKA Moscow KHL 8 2 3 5 4 4 0 2 2 0
NHL totals 463 46 97 143 166 7 0 2 2 0
KHL totals 245 52 63 115 137 54 5 20 25 8

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Newcomer "Spartacus": Deron Quint". 5/1/2013. Retrieved 3 December 2013. 

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