Kerry Huffman

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Kerry Huffman
Born (1968-01-03) January 3, 1968 (age 47)
Peterborough, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Left
Played for Philadelphia Flyers
Quebec Nordiques
Ottawa Senators
National team  Canada
NHL Draft 20th overall, 1986
Philadelphia Flyers
Playing career 1987–1998

Kerry Huffman (born January 3, 1968) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who played for the Philadelphia Flyers, Quebec Nordiques and Ottawa Senators in the National Hockey League (NHL).

Playing career[edit]

Huffman was drafted in the first-round, 20th overall by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1986 NHL Entry Draft and spent six seasons with the team. On June 30, 1992, he was involved in the traded involving 1991's first overall pick Eric Lindros. The deal saw Huffman traded to the Quebec Nordiques, along with Peter Forsberg, Mike Ricci, Ron Hextall, Chris Simon, Steve Duchesne, a first-round pick in the 1993 and 1994 Drafts and $15,000,000 for Lindros, who refused to play for the Nordiques. He later played for the Ottawa Senators before returning to Philadelphia in a trade in 1996. In total, Huffman played 401 regular season games, scoring 37 goals and 108 assists for 145 points and collecting 361 penalty minutes.

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Preceded by
Glen Seabrooke
Philadelphia Flyers' first round draft pick
Succeeded by
Darren Rumble