Daley after winning second Stanley Cup with the Penguins in 2017.
October 9, 1983|
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
|Height||5 ft 11 in (180 cm)|
|Weight||195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)|
Detroit Red Wings|
43rd overall, 2002|
Trevor Daley (born October 9, 1983) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League (NHL). He has also played for the Pittsburgh Penguins, Dallas Stars, and Chicago Blackhawks.
In his final year with the Greyhounds and as captain, Daley found himself the victim of a racial slur by then Coach and General Manager, former NHL goaltender John Vanbiesbrouck. Daley quit the team and upon the resignation of Vanbiesbrouck returned to the team three days later to finish out the 2002–03 season.
Daley made his NHL debut with the Stars in the 2003–04 season and established himself as a regular in the 2005–06 season when he played in a career-high 81 games and was named to the Canadian squad for the 2006 World Championships.
He played his 500th career NHL game on October 8, 2011, all with the Dallas Stars.
On December 14, 2015, he was traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for Rob Scuderi. Daley won his first Stanley Cup when the Penguins defeated the Sharks in six games in the 2016 Stanley Cup Finals.
On February 23, 2017, Daley underwent arthroscopic knee surgery following an injury during a game against the Carolina Hurricanes on February 21. Daley was expected to miss six weeks of play. He returned to the ice to play against the New Jersey Devils on April 6. He won his second straight Stanley Cup on June 11, 2017 when the Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Nashville Predators.
On July 1, 2017, Daley signed a three-year contract with the Detroit Red Wings worth $9.534 million. On December 23, 2018, Daley played in his 1,000th career NHL game, becoming the 330th player in league history to reach the milestone.
Regular season and playoffs
|1999–00||Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds||OHL||54||16||30||46||77||15||3||7||10||12|
|2000–01||Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds||OHL||58||14||27||41||105||—||—||—||—||—|
|2001–02||Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds||OHL||47||9||39||48||38||6||2||2||4||4|
|2002–03||Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds||OHL||57||20||33||53||128||1||0||0||0||2|
|2017–18||Detroit Red Wings||NHL||77||9||7||16||36||—||—||—||—||—|
|2018–19||Detroit Red Wings||NHL||44||2||6||8||12||—||—||—||—||—|
Awards and honours
|Stanley Cup (Pittsburgh Penguins)||2016, 2017|||
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- Mackey, Jason. "Trevor Daley out six weeks after knee surgery". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved February 23, 2017.
- "Penguins repeat as Stanley Cup champions". Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. June 11, 2017. Retrieved June 11, 2017.
- Kujawa, Kyle (July 1, 2017). "Red Wings sign free agent defenseman Trevor Daley". Detroit Red Wings. Retrieved July 1, 2017.
- Wakiji, Dana (December 23, 2018). "Wings' Daley set to play in his 1,000th NHL game". Detroit Red Wings. Retrieved December 23, 2018.
- "Penguins win Stanley Cup, defeat Sharks in Game 6". National Hockey League. June 12, 2016. Retrieved June 12, 2016.
- Biographical information and career statistics from NHL.com, or Eliteprospects.com, or Hockey-Reference.com, or The Internet Hockey Database
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