Julien Vauclair

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Julien Vauclair
Julien Vauclair - Switzerland vs. Russia, 8th April 2011 (1).jpg
Vauclair with Team Switzerland in 2011
Born (1979-10-02) October 2, 1979 (age 35)
Delémont, Switzerland
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 198 lb (90 kg; 14 st 2 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
NLA team
Former teams
HC Lugano
Ottawa Senators (NHL),
Binghamton Senators (AHL),
Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL)
National team  Switzerland
NHL Draft 74th overall, 1998
Ottawa Senators
Playing career 1998–present
Julien Vauclair
Medal record
Men's Ice hockey
Competitor for   Switzerland
World Championships
Silver 2013 Sweden/Finland

Julien Vauclair (born October 2, 1979) is a Swiss professional ice hockey player. Vauclair currently plays for HC Lugano in the Swiss Nationalliga A. Vauclair was drafted 74th overall by the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League (NHL) in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft and played one NHL game for the Senators in the 2003–04 NHL season. Vauclair has also played in the American Hockey League with the Grand Rapids Griffins and the Binghamton Senators. Vauclair began his professional career with Lugano in 1998, and he returned to them in 2004 and has played for them since.

Vauclair has played internationally for Switzerland in three Olympics and nine World Championships, winning a silver medal in the 2013 World Championships. On January 6, 2014, Vauclair was named to Team Switzerland's official 2014 Winter Olympics roster.[1]

Career statistics[edit]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1997–98 Lugano Swiss Jr. A 10 7 4 11 10
1998–99 Lugano NLA 38 0 3 3 8
1999–00 Lugano NLA 45 3 3 6 16 14 0 0 0 0
2000–01 Lugano NLA 42 3 4 7 57 18 0 1 1 4
2001–02 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 71 5 14 19 18 4 0 1 1 4
2002–03 Binghamton Senators AHL 67 6 16 22 30 14 0 1 1 8
2003–04 Binghamton Senators AHL 78 9 30 39 39 2 0 0 0 0
2003–04 Ottawa Senators NHL 1 0 0 0 2
2004–05 Lugano NLA 42 4 7 11 28 3 0 0 0 2
2005–06 Lugano NLA 31 6 6 12 32 17 2 4 6 12
2006–07 Lugano NLA 39 7 9 16 50
2007–08 Lugano NLA 49 10 21 31 34
2008–09 Lugano NLA 50 10 35 45 56
2009–10 Lugano NLA 35 13 15 28 64
2010–11 Lugano NLA 40 12 17 29 38
2011–12 Lugano NLA 41 4 8 28 28
2012–13 Lugano NLA 47 7 9 16 24
NHL totals 1 0 0 0 2

International[edit]

Vauclair has played for Team Switzerland:

  • 1997 European Junior Championship
  • 1998, 1999 World Junior Championship
  • 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 World Championships
  • 2002, 2006, 2014 Olympic Games

Awards[edit]

  • 2004 AHL All-Star Game
  • 2013 World Championships All-Star Team

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