|5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
197 lb (90 kg)
|Born||June 16, 1983,|
Labrador City, NL, CAN
|Pro Career||2004 – present|
Pascal Pelletier (born June 16, 1983 in Labrador City, Newfoundland) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player for SCL Tigers of the Swiss National League A. During the 2007–08 NHL season, Pascal became the first native of Labrador to play in an NHL game.
Playing career[edit | edit source]
Undrafted, Pelletier played in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League before making his professional debut in the ECHL with the Louisiana IceGators. In the 2005–06 season, Pelletier was signed to an AHL contract with the Providence Bruins and after a solid season was signed to a NHL contract with parent club, the Boston Bruins, on August 7, 2006.
Pelletier made his NHL debut with the Boston Bruins during the 2007–08 season, he was first recalled from Provdience on January 16, 2008. Pelletier played in a total of six games. On July 24, 2008, Pelletier was traded by the Bruins to the Chicago Blackhawks for Martin St. Pierre. He signed a one year contract with the Blackhawks on August 8, 2008.
After a year playing for the Blackhawks' AHL affiliate the Rockford IceHogs, Pelletier signed a one year deal with Columbus Blue Jackets of the NHL for the 2009–10 season. On December 8th, 2009 he was traded to the St. Louis Blues for Brendan Bell and Tomas Kana. He was immediately sent to their affiliate the Peoria Rivermen. 
On May 19, 2010, Pelletier left for Europe signing a one-year contract with Swiss team, the SCL Tigers.
Awards[edit | edit source]
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References[edit | edit source]
- "Boston Bruins transactions". ESPN (2006-08-07). Retrieved on 2008-11-16.
- "Bruins recall forward Pelletier". USA Today (2008-01-16). Retrieved on 2008-11-16.
- "Bruins acquire Martin St. Pierre". Boston Bruins (2008-07-24). Retrieved on 2008-11-16.
- "Blakchawks sign Pascal Pelletier after trade with Bruins". tmcnet.com (2008-08-08). Retrieved on 2008-11-16.
- "Blues Acquire Pelletier from Columbus". St. Louis Blues (2009-12-08). Retrieved on 2009-12-09.
- "Pascal Pelletier commits to SCL" (in German). SCL Tigers (2010-05-19). Retrieved on 2010-05-19.
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