Georges Laraque

My Career Highlights

  • Won a Memorial Cup with the Granby Predateurs in 1996 scoring 4 points in 4 games during the tournament.
  • 2nd round pick of the Edmonton Oilers in the 1995 NHL entry draft as the 31st player picked overall.
  • Played first National Hockey League game for the Edmonton Oilers in 1997/98 playing in 11 games that year.
  • Scored first goal in the National Hockey League on Jan 9, 1997 against the Phoenix Coyotes.
  • Was voted most popular Oiler in 1999-2000 by the fans.
  • Scored first NHL hat trick while playing for the Oilers against the Los Angeles Kings at home on Feb. 21, 2000.
  • Won the Community Award for Edmonton four seasons in a row from 2002-2005.
  • Won the Clarence S. Campbell Bowl with Edmonton in 2005-2006.
  • Won the King Clancy Memorial Award in 2007 while playing for the Pittsburgh Penguins.
  • Won the Princes of Wales Trophy with Pittsburgh in 2007-08.