|Assets:||Has tremendous size, so he covers most of the net with his frame. Is technically sound and has enough character to overcome adversity. In brief stretches, he can get the job done.|
|Flaws:||Doesn't do a great job of recuperating his position whenever he's under intense pressure in the crease. Lacks consistency over the long haul, which limits his overall value.|
|Career Potential:||Veteran depth goaltender.|
|AHL||Harry "Hap" Holmes Memorial Trophy||2013-14 (shared with Eric Hartzell)|
|9/02/2014||Invited to training camp by the Los Angeles Kings.|
|5/07/2013||Recalled from Houston (AHL).|
|4/05/2013||Assigned to Houston (AHL).|
|4/03/2013||Acquired from the Anaheim Ducks.|
|3/15/2013||Assigned to Fort Wayne (ECHL).|
|3/12/2013||Recalled from Fort Wayne (ECHL).|
|2/19/2013||Assigned to Fort Wayne (ECHL).|
|2/09/2013||Recalled from Norfolk (AHL).|
|1/16/2013||Assigned to Norfolk (AHL).|
|1/15/2013||Placed on waivers by the Anaheim Ducks.|
|1/13/2013||Recalled from Norfolk (AHL).|
|1/01/2013||Signed by the Norfolk Admirals (AHL).|
|9/13/2012||Placed on waivers by the Anaheim Ducks.|
|4/08/2012||Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).|
|2/14/2012||Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).|
|2/05/2012||Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).|
|1/10/2012||Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).|
|12/06/2011||Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).|
|11/27/2011||Recalled from Syracuse (AHL).|
|10/11/2011||Assigned to Syracuse (AHL).|
|10/10/2011||Placed on waivers by the Anaheim Ducks.|
|7/09/2011||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Anaheim Ducks to a two-year contract.|
|11/02/2010||Assigned to Oklahoma City (AHL).|
|7/31/2010||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Edmonton Oilers to a one-year contract.|
|7/05/2010||Filed for salary arbitration.|
|1/12/2009||Recalled from Springfield (AHL).|
|12/28/2008||Assigned to Springfield (AHL) on a conditioning assignment.|
|7/18/2008||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the Edmonton Oilers to a two-year contract.|
|3/25/2008||Recalled from Springfield (AHL).|
|12/31/2007||Assigned to Springfield (AHL).|
|12/22/2007||Recalled from Springfield (AHL).|
|11/15/2007||Assigned to Springfield (AHL).|
|11/13/2007||Recalled from Springfield (AHL).|
|9/30/2007||Assigned to Springfield (AHL).|
|11/29/2006||Assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).|
|11/27/2006||Recalled from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).|
|5/06/2006||Recalled from Greenville (ECHL).|
|1/30/2006||Re-assigned to Greenville (ECHL).|
|9/29/2005||Assigned to Hamilton (AHL).|
|3/16/2005||Re-assigned to Edmonton (AHL).|
|3/10/2005||Re-assigned to Greenville (ECHL).|
|2/28/2005||Re-assigned to Edmonton (AHL).|
|2/07/2005||Re-assigned to Greenville (ECHL).|
|9/15/2004||Assigned to Edmonton (AHL).|
|5/31/2004||Signed by the Edmonton Oilers.|
|9/25/2002||Returned to his junior team (Chicoutimi-QMJHL).|
|4/03/2013||Anaheim Ducks traded Jeff Deslauriers to the Minnesota Wild for future considerations.|
|7/09/2011||Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the Anaheim Ducks.|
|6/22/2002||Drafted by the Edmonton Oilers in the 2nd round (31st overall) in 2002.|
Penguins sign goalie Deslauriers to AHL deal | 09/23/2013 11:48 AM
NewsThe Pittsburgh Penguins have signed Jeff Deslauriers to an AHL contract.
Pro Hockey Talk
ImpactWith Tomas Vokoun out of action indefinitely after surgery to remove blood clots from his pelvis, the Penguins are looking for some goaltending depth and the signing of the former Oiler netminder will help. He could end up on the opening night roster as the backup to Marc-Andre Fleury.
Jeff Deslauriers off to Minnesota for futures | 04/03/2013 5:29 PM
NewsJeff Deslauriers has been traded to Minnesota for future considerations.
ImpactHe has appeared in 15 games with the ECHL's Fort Wayne Komets this year and two with the AHL's Norfolk Admirals. Deslauriers will add some organizational depth in the crease after the team traded Matthew Hackett to Buffalo before Wednesday's deadline.
Ducks recall Jeff Deslauriers from ECHL | 03/12/2013 6:51 PM
NewsAnaheim Ducks recall Jeff Deslauriers from ECHL Fort Wayne.
Eric Stephens on Twitter
ImpactDeslauriers is scheduled to back up Jonas Hiller, who will start Tuesday after Viktor Fasth suffered an upper-body injury. Thankfully the Ducks are in Minnesota so the trip isn't too long for Deslauriers to make at the last minute. According to Wild beat writer Michael Russo, the Ducks also have local goalie Zach Sakich in reserve in case Deslauriers doesn't arrive in time.
Ducks assign Jeff Deslauriers to ECHL | 02/19/2013 6:53 PM
NewsAnaheim Ducks assign Jeff Deslauriers to ECHL Fort Wayne.
ImpactDeslauriers spent 10 days in the NHL while Jonas Hiller was hurt, but he had no place on the roster with Hiller now healthy.
Jeff Deslauriers expected to get sent down | 02/19/2013 7:16 AM
NewsLook for Jeff Deslauriers to be sent to the minors with the return of Jonas Hiller to the Anaheim lineup.
ImpactDeslauriers was up in the NHL for 10 days but with Hiller coming out of Monday's game healthy, there is no reason for the Ducks to have three goalies on their roster. Deslauriers had a great seat to watch the games as he did not see any action.
Ducks bring up goalie Jeff Deslauriers | 02/09/2013 4:32 PM
NewsJeff Deslauriers has been recalled from the minors to back up Viktor Fasth on Saturday.
Dan Wood on Twitter
ImpactJonas Hiller is being listed as day-to-day with a lower-body injury after leaving Friday night's game as a precaution.
| 01/19/2013 9:00 PM
NewsJeff Deslauriers was claimed off waivers by ANA on Friday January 18.
Ducks waive Jeff Deslauriers | 01/17/2013 9:52 AM
NewsJeff Deslauriers has been placed on waivers by the Anaheim Ducks.
Orange County Register
ImpactDeslauriers will be sent to the minors if he clears waivers. He was a candidate to make the Ducks as their backup goaltender, but it looks like that won't be the case. He still might get called up at some point this season if one of Anaheim's goaltenders suffers an injury.
Jeff Deslauriers to back up in short term | 01/15/2013 6:35 AM
NewsJeff Deslauriers will be the Anaheim this week after the Ducks sent Viktor Fasth to the minors.
Orange County Register
ImpactDeslauriers will likely be sent down to Norfolk once the Ducks get Fasth back to the big club. Deslauriers is just a depth goalie at this time as the Ducks signed Fasth in the off-season as the second goalie to Jonas Hiller.
Jeff Deslauriers signs AHL tryout deal | 01/02/2013 10:44 AM
NewsJeff Deslauriers has signed a professional tryout contract with the Norfolk Admirals of the AHL.
Orange County Register
ImpactHe appeared in four games with the Ducks last season and played 16 contests with the Syracuse Crunch in the minors.
|Games Played In||48||2009-10 (Edm)|
|Goal Against Average||3.26||2009-10 (Edm)|
|Save percentage||.901||2009-10 (Edm)|
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