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Chris Butler • #25 • D
Ht/Wt:6'1", 196 lbs.
Born:Oct 27, 1986 (33 yrs) in St. Louis, MO
Experience:11 years
Drafted:Drafted by Buffalo in 2005 (4/96).
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Scouting Report
Owned good wheels and moved the puck well. Had good size and was usually a sound positional blueliner in the defensive zone. Was a heady player. Could log big minutes at lower levels. Did not play a physical style. Despite good tools, he did not possess the acumen for producing quality offensive numbers in the NHL, which limited his impact.
Long Range Potential: Mobile rearguard.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NCAA West Second All-American Team 2007-08
WCHA Second All-Star Team 2007-08
WCHA All-Tournament Team 2007-08
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