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Wade Redden : biography

12 June 1977 -

Wade Redden (born June 12, 1977) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player currently an unrestricted free agent. Redden has previously played in the NHL with the Ottawa Senators, New York Rangers, St. Louis Blues, and the Boston Bruins. He has played for Canada internationally seven times, winning two gold medals in the World Junior Championships and one in the World Cup of Hockey. He is a two-time NHL All-Star.

Early life

Redden grew up in Hillmond, Saskatchewan. As a youngster, Wade played hockey and softball. Wade completed Kindergarten to grade nine at the Hillmond School. He then went to attend the Lloydminster Comprehensive School for grade ten, and then he completed grade 11, and lastly 12 in Brandon, Manitoba. He is the youngest of three children and has an older sister Niki and an older brother Bart.

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1992–93 Lloydminster Blazers AJHL 34 4 11 15 64
1993–94 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 64 4 35 39 98 14 2 4 6 10
1994–95 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 64 14 46 60 83 18 5 10 15 8
1995–96 Brandon Wheat Kings WHL 51 9 45 54 55 19 5 10 15 19
1996–97 Ottawa Senators NHL 82 6 24 30 41 7 1 3 4 2
1997–98 Ottawa Senators NHL 80 8 14 22 27 9 0 2 2 2
1998–99 Ottawa Senators NHL 72 8 21 29 54 4 1 2 3 2
1999–00 Ottawa Senators NHL 81 10 26 36 49
2000–01 Ottawa Senators NHL 78 10 37 47 49 4 0 0 0 0
2001–02 Ottawa Senators NHL 79 9 25 34 48 12 3 2 5 6
2002–03 Ottawa Senators NHL 76 10 35 45 70 18 1 8 9 10
2003–04 Ottawa Senators NHL 81 17 26 43 65 7 1 0 1 2
2005–06 Ottawa Senators NHL 65 10 40 50 63 9 2 8 10 10
2006–07 Ottawa Senators NHL 64 7 29 36 50 20 3 7 10 10
2007–08 Ottawa Senators NHL 80 6 32 38 60 4 0 1 1 11
2008–09 New York Rangers NHL 81 3 23 26 51 7 0 2 2 0
2009–10 New York Rangers NHL 75 2 12 14 27
2010–11 Hartford Wolf Pack/CT Whale AHL 70 8 34 42 46 6 0 6 6 0
2011–12 Connecticut Whale AHL 49 4 16 20 26 9 0 1 1 8
2012–13 St. Louis Blues NHL 23 2 3 5 11
NHL totals 1017 108 347 455 665 101 12 35 47 55
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