James Dowd
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JimDowd
POSITION: Center
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
SHOOTS: Right
WEIGHT: 180
BIRTHDATE: 12/25/1968
BIRTHPLACE: Brick, NJ, USA
DRAFTED: NJD: 1987-149 overall
CCHA Second All-Star Team (1990) NCAA West Second All-American Team (1990) CCHA First All-Star Team (1991) CCHA - Player of the Year (1991) NCAA West First All-American Team (1991) Missed majority of 1994-95 due to shoulder injury vs. Quebec, February 2, 1995. Traded to Hartford by New Jersey with New Jersey's 2nd round pick (later traded to Calgary Calgary selected Dmitri Kokorev) in 1997 NHL Draft for Jocelyn Lemieux and Hartford's 2nd round pick (later traded to Dallas Dallas selected John Erskine) in 1998 NHL Draft, December 19, 1995. Traded to Vancouver by Hartford with Frantisek Kucera and Hartford's 2nd round pick (Ryan Bonni) in 1997 NHL Draft for Jeff Brown and Vancouver's 3rd round pick (later traded to Calgary Calgary selected Paul Manning) in 1998 NHL Draft, December 19, 1995. Claimed by NY Islanders from Vancouver in Waiver Draft, September 30, 1996. Signed as a free agent by Calgary, August, 1997. Traded to Nashville by Calgary for future considerations, June 26, 1998. Traded to Edmonton by Nashville with Mikhail Shtalenkov for Eric Fichaud, Drake Berehowsky and Greg de Vries, October 1, 1998. Claimed by Minnesota from Edmonton in Expansion Draft, June 23, 2000. Traded to Montreal by Minnesota for Montreal's 4th round pick (Julien Sprunger) in 2004 NHL Draft, March 4, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Hamburg (Germany), October 1, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, August 5, 2005. Traded to Colorado by Chicago for Colorado's 4th round pick (later traded to Toronto - Toronto selected James Reimer) in 2006 NHL Draft, March 9, 2006. Signed as a free agent by New Jersey, November 2, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, October 3, 2007.