Teddy Purcell

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Teddy Purcell
Teddy Purcell - Edmonton Oilers.jpg
Born (1985-09-08) September 8, 1985 (age 32)
St. John's, NL, CAN
Height 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight 202 lb (92 kg; 14 st 6 lb)
Position Right wing
Shoots Right
NHL team
Former teams
Edmonton Oilers
Los Angeles Kings
Tampa Bay Lightning
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2007–present

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.[1] 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.[2]

On June 29, 2014, the Lightning traded Purcell to the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for Sam Gagner.[3]

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