Player Profile

Steve Yzerman

Height, Weight: 5'11, 180 lbs
Born: May 9, 1965, Cranbrook, BC
1997-98 Club : Detroit

INTERNATIONAL:
Played in 1996 World Cup
Named Best Forward, All-Star Team, and was top scorer at 1990 World Championship
Was named to All-Star Team and earned Silver Medal at 1989 World Championship
Silver Medalist in 1985 World Championship
Bronze Medalist in 1983 World Junior Championship

NHL HIGHLIGHTS:
Stanley Cup Champion in 1996-97 with Detroit
Team Captain for the past ten seasons
Finalist for Selke Award as top defensive forward in 1995-96
Voted NHL's most outstanding player in 1989
Finalist for the Hart Trophy in 1988-89
Selected to NHL All-Rookie Team 1984
Second in voting for the Clader Trophy, given to the top rookie, in 1983-84

PERSONAL:
Steve is married and resides with his wife and daughter in Detroit...Enjoys golf.

INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE
Year Event GP G A PT PIM
1996 World Cup 6 2 1 3 0
1990 World Championships 10 9 10 19 8
1989 World Championship 5 0 2 2 2
1983 World Jr. Championships 7 2 2 4 -

NHL EXPERIENCE
Season Team GP G A PT PIM
1996-97 Detroit 81 22 63 85 78
  NHL Totals 1023 559 801 1340 694