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David Legwand retires after an impressive 16-season run

David Legwand is calling it a career. The 36-year-old announced in a statement that he’s walking away from the league after 16 seasons. “What a great ride this was, especially having the chance to play nearly 1,000 games for my drafting club in Nashville, and seeing the growth of the game there; to fulfilling a dream of playing for my hometown Red Wings; to experiencing the...
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December 23, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Buffalo Sabres forward scores from his own zone

So this is the wonkiest goal you’ll see tonight. Buffalo Sabres forward David Legwand looked to be clearing a puck out of his own zone against the Columbus Blue Jackets when the incoming bouncing puck took Columbus goalie Joonas Korpisalo by surprise. #GottaSeeIt - David Legwand beats Joonas Korpisalo with a wrist shot from the other end of the ice.https://t.co/tyvfo1RSx9 ...
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February 19, 2016  |  Discuss

GIF: David Legwand goes in the wrong penalty box

Ottawa Senators forward David Legwand was called for a penalty against the Nashville Predators and he made a small mistake. Legwand, who was with the Predators between 1998-99 and 2013-14, accidentally tried to sit in the Predators’ penalty box. Long time Predator David Legwand goes to the wrong penalty box in return to Nashville http://t.co/a1KfCyQih5 http://t.co/KvmTWpG6ev —...
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October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Toronto Maple Leafs: David Legwand should be top free agent priority

The free agency signing period is underway and the first day saw 63 unrestricted free agents sign new NHL contracts. Although it was a busy day around the league, the Toronto Maple Leafs were somewhat quiet and lost out on a few players they were hoping to sign. Dave Bolland took the money and ran to Florida. Mason Raymond followed suit to Calgary. Montreal’s Josh Gorges was...
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July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Legwand comes home to rescue Red Wings

DETROIT -- Like most young hockey fans growing up in Metro Detroit, David Legwand loved the Red Wings. Now that he's a member of the team, the Grosse Pointe Woods native and proud owner of a Steve Yzerman jersey, is excited to get on the ice and play in front of the hometown crowd. "Any kid that gets to this level, that gets a chance to play at this level, wants to play in front...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Needing help at forward, Red Wings acquire Legwand

Longime Nashville Predators center David Legwand, 33, has been acquired by the Detroit Red Wings for Patrick Eaves, Grand Rapids center Calle Jarnkrok, and a 2014 third-round pick that will become a second-round pick if the Wings make the playoffs. Legwand, a native of Grosse Pointe Woods (Mich.), is a 15-year NHL veteran who has good speed and provides Detroit an experienced two...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

REPORT: David Legwand traded to the Detroit Red Wings

Per multiple reliable sources, David Legwand has been traded to the Detroit Red Wings. Although no confirmation has come from the Predators as of yet, Legwand’s trade makes sense on multiple levels. Nashville has been non-committal on retaining Legwand for next season and, with the possibilities of Legwand testing free agency this summer, moving him was a very clear option. In...
Via The Predatorial
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Preds center Legwand franchise mainstay since '98

NASHVILLE, Tenn. Just outside the team locker room deep in the bowels of Bridgestone Arena, a wall is covered with charts recognizing all the individual and team records of the Nashville Predators. As the only Predator to play for the team every year of its existence since 1998, it's no surprise David Legwand fills many of the slots, including being franchise leader in six different...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

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