Damien Fleury

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Damien Fleury
Damien Fleury - Vaasan Sport.JPG
Born (1986-02-01) 1 February 1986 (age 31)
Caen, France
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Right
KHL team
Former teams
HC Kunlun Red Star
Drakkars de Caen
Ours de Villard-de-Lans
Brûleurs de Loups
Luleå HF
Timrå IK
Lausanne HC
Vaasan Sport
Djurgårdens IF
Schwenninger Wild Wings
National team  France
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2005–present

Damien Fleury (born 1 February 1986) is a French professional ice hockey forward who is currently playing for Kunlun Red Star of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).[1]

Playing career[edit]

Fleury began his professional career in his native Ligue Magnus. After two stop with Drakkars de Caen and Ours de Villard-de-Lans he played with Brûleurs de Loups of Grenoble before embarking on a European career firstly in Sweden with VIK Västerås HK of the HockeyAllsvenskan. Fleury later played in the Swedish Hockey League with his third top level club, Djurgårdens IF Hockey after a mid-season transfer from Finnish Liiga club, Vaasa Sport.[2]

On 16 April 2015, Fleury signed a one-year contract to join German club, Schwenninger Wild Wings of the DEL for the 2015–16 season.[3] He left Schwenningen upon the conclusion of the 2015-16 season and was one of the first players to join the newest member of the Kontinental Hockey League, the Chinese team Kunlun Red Star.[4]

Fleury participated at the 2013 and 2011 IIHF World Championship as a member of the France men's national ice hockey team.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bleus de l'étranger. Fleury débarque en KHL" (in France). Hockey France. 2016-06-06. Retrieved 2015-06-06. 
  2. ^ "Fleury a newcomer to DIF Hockey". Djurgårdens IF Hockey. 2015-01-15. Retrieved 2015-01-15. 
  3. ^ "Damien Fleury changes to Schwenninger" (in German). Schwenninger Wild Wings. 2015-04-16. Retrieved 2015-04-16. 
  4. ^ "Kunlun Red Star: First Press Conference". Retrieved 2016-07-08. 
  5. ^ "French team for 2011 IIHF Championship". International Ice Hockey Federation. 2011-05-04. Retrieved 2011-05-04. 

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