Phil Osaer

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Phil Osaer
Born (1980-02-10) 10 February 1980 (age 35)
Livonia, MI, USA
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)
Position Goaltender
Caught Left
Played for Worcester IceCats
Hartford Wolf Pack
San Antonio Rampage
Rochester Americans
Cardiff Devils
Sparta Warriors
Lørenskog IK
NHL Draft 203rd overall, 1999
St. Louis Blues
Playing career 2001–2013

Phil Osaer (born 10 February 1980 in Livonia, Michigan) is an American former professional ice hockey goaltender, who played in the North American minor leagues before moving to partake a career abroad in Norway and Britain. He is currently serving as the Director of Hockey Operations with Michigan State University.

Playing career[edit]

In the 1999 NHL Entry Draft, Osaer was selected by St. Louis Blues in the seventh round, as the 203rd overall pick.

In April 2007, Osaer turned down a substantial offer from a Norwegian ice hockey club to stay with Cardiff Devils.[1] However on April 9, 2008, he decided to quit Cardiff for GET-ligaen team Sparta Warriors.[2] Osaer returned to the Devils for the 2012-13 season before concluding his career with Lørenskog IK in Norway.

Awards and honours[edit]

Award Year
All-CCHA Second Team 2000-01

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Article: Osaer move to Norway is on put ice". Highbeam.com. 2007-04-15. Retrieved 2007-04-15. 
  2. ^ "Ice Hockey: Phil Osaer quits Cardiff". Mirror.co.uk. 2008-04-08. Retrieved 2008-04-08. 

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