|Born||September 8, 1985
St. John's, NL, CAN
|Height||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight||202 lb (92 kg; 14 st 6 lb)|
Los Angeles Kings
Tampa Bay Lightning
Edward "Teddy" Purcell (born September 8, 1985 in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador) is a Canadian ice hockey right winger. He currently plays for the Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League (NHL). He has also played for the Los Angeles Kings and the Tampa Bay Lightning.
He was traded along with a 3rd round draft pick to the Lightning for Jeff Halpern. On July 10th, 2012, he signed a three-year contract extension with the Lightning which would allow the Lightning to keep him through to the 2015-2016 season.
References[change | change source]
- "Kings acquire Halpern from Lightning for Purcell, draft pick". http://www.tsn.ca/nhl/story/?id=312248.
- "Lightning sign Purcell to three-year extension". http://www.nhl.com/ice/blogpost.htm?id=10524.
- "Gagner with Coyotes after trades; Oilers get Purcell". NHL. http://www.nhl.com/ice/news.htm?id=724511. Retrieved 2014-07-2.