Arizona Coyotes
Teppo Numminen
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TeppoNumminen
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 2"
SHOOTS: Right
WEIGHT: 198
BIRTHDATE: 07/03/1968
BIRTHPLACE: Tampere, FIN
DRAFTED: WIN: 1986-29 overall
WJC-A All-Star Team (1988) Named Best Defenseman at WJC-A (1988) WC-A All-Star Team (1997) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1999, 2000, 2001) Transferred to Phoenix after Winnipeg franchise relocated, July 1, 1996. Traded to Dallas by Phoenix for Mike Sillinger, July 22, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Buffalo, August 4, 2005. Missed majority of 2007-08 recovering from open heart surgery, September 20, 2007. Officially announced his retirement, August 5, 2009.