Somebody turned 31 today. Thought I would take quick second to give you a small snippet of his career numbers as well as some of my favorite quotes straight from “Dangle, Dangle” himself. I know there is plenty that I haven’t included so please feel free to post the ones that are missing.
Datsyuk: “Why you ask me this?”
Question: Has Dr. Rahmani even examined your. . . .
Datsyuk “I hope you’re not from KGB.”
“I like everything in Detroit and love it here. And money is not the most important thing in anyone’s life.”
2001-2002 70GP 11G 24A 35Pts
2002-2003 64GP 12G 39A 51Pts
2003-2004 75GP 30G 38A 68Pts
2005-2006 75GP 28G 59A 87Pts
2006-2007 79GP 27G 60A 87Pts
2007-2008 82GP 31G 66A 97Pts
2008-2009 81GP* 32G 65A 97Pts
*Suspended one game by Gary Bettman for resting an injury during the All-Star break, received no personal phone call to beg him to come to Montreal ***coughSidcough***
CAREER HIGHS (in a single game)