Dave Manson
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 2"
BIRTHDATE: 01/27/1967
BIRTHPLACE: Prince Albert, SK, CAN
DRAFTED: CHI: 1985-11 overall
WHL East Second All-Star Team (1986) WC-A All-Star Team (1993) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1989, 1993) Traded to Edmonton by Chicago with Chicago's 3rd round pick (Kirk Maltby) in 1992 NHL Draft for Steve Smith, October 2, 1991. Traded to Winnipeg by Edmonton with St. Louis' 6th round pick (previously acquired, Winnipeg selected Chris Kibermanis) in 1994 NHL Draft for Boris Mironov, Mats Lindgren, Winnipeg's 1st round pick (Jason Bonsignore) in 1994 NHL Draft and Florida's 4th round pick (previously acquired, Edmonton selected Adam Copeland) in 1994 NHL Draft, March 15, 1994. Transferred to Phoenix after Winnipeg franchise relocated, July 1, 1996. Traded to Montreal by Phoenix for Murray Baron and Chris Murray, March 18, 1997. Traded to Chicago by Montreal with Jocelyn Thibault and Brad Brown for Jeff Hackett, Eric Weinrich, Alain Nasreddine and Tampa Bay's 4th round pick (previously acquired, Montreal selected Chris Dyment) in 1999 NHL Draft, November 16, 1998. Traded to Dallas by Chicago with Sylvain Cote for Kevin Dean, Derek Plante and Dallas' 2nd round pick (Matt Keith) in 2001 NHL Draft, February 8, 2000. Signed as a free agent by Toronto, August 16, 2000. Traded to Dallas by Toronto for Jyrki Lumme, November 21, 2001. Officially announced his retirement September 30, 2002.