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Steve McCarthy
Steve McCarthy
Defenseman
Number: 5
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 210
Shoots: Left
Born: Feb 3, 1981
Birthplace: Trail, BC, Canada
Drafted: CHI / 1999 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (23rd overall)

2007-08 Season Notes
* Scored his first goal of the season on March 19 vs. Carolina
* Posted his sixth assist of the season on March 13 vs. Calgary
* Returned to the lineup and recorded one assist, his fifth of the season, on Jan. 30 after missing 10 games with an oblique injury from 1/6-1/24
* Tallied his fourth assist of the season on Dec. 31 at Boston
* Tied for the team lead with three hits in a 3-2 shootout win on Dec. 22 vs. Montreal

Season vs. the Tampa Bay Lightning
* Two assists in five games
Career vs. the Tampa Bay Lightning
* Nine points (four goals, five assists) in 14 games

2007-08 Season Highs
Goals: 1, 3/19/08 vs. CAR
Assists: 2, 12/18/07 vs. TB
Points: 2, 12/18/07 vs. TB (2a)
Shots: 5, 10/11/07 at BUF
PIMs: 17, 1/30/08 vs. PIT
Plus/Minus: +3, 12/18/07 vs. TB
TOI: 21:50, 10/11/07 at BUF

Returned to Kootenay (WHL) by Chicago, October 18, 1999. Suffered a season-ending shoulder injury in game vs. Swift Current (WHL), March 3, 2000. Missed majority of 2003-04 due to groin injury vs. Calgary, November 22, 2003. Traded to Vancouver by Chicago for Vancouver's 3rd round choice (Josh Unice) in 2007 Entry Draft, August 22, 2005. Traded to Atlanta by Vancouver for Atlanta's 4th round choice (later traded back to Atlanta - Atlanta selected Niklas Lucenius) in 2007 Entry Draft, March 9, 2006. Signed as a free agent by Ufa (KHL), July 12, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, July 10, 2009. Traded to Atlanta by Anaheim for future considerations, September 24, 2009. Missed majority of 2009-10 due to recurring knee injury. Signed as a free agent by Turku, October 6, 2010.