Rick DiPietro
Birth Date:September 19, 1981 (33 years old)
Place of Birth:Winthrop, MA
Experience:11 years
Drafted:Drafted by NY Islanders in 2000 (1/1).
Scouting Report
Assets: Owns superior puck-handling and clearing skills. Is extremely active in and out of the crease area. Has the confidence of a perennial all-star puck-stopper.
Flaws: Has battled an incredible string of injuries, which have destroyed his development. Was rushed to the NHL too quickly, so he is still quite unpolished. Is not reliable at all.
Career Potential: Incredibly fragile, yet talented goaltender.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2007-08
HE Rookie of the Year 1999-00
HE Second All-Star Team 1999-00
HE All-Rookie Team 1999-00

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