September 8, 1985|
St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||198 lb (90 kg; 14 st 2 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 10, 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". Archived from the original on 2010-04-13. Retrieved 2017-12-05.
- "Lightning sign Purcell to three-year extension".
- "Gagner with Coyotes after trades; Oilers get Purcell". NHL. Retrieved July 2, 2014.
Other websites[change | change source]
- Biographical information and career statistics from NHL.com, or Eliteprospects.com, or Hockey-Reference.com, or The Internet Hockey Database
- Teddy Purcell on Twitter