David Shaw

Hockey Player
Born May 25, 1964

David Shaw is a retired former professional ice hockey defenceman who played 769 National Hockey League games from 1982-1998. He won a Memorial Cup as a member of the Kitchener Rangers in 1982. He now lives in the Boston area where he owns a seafood business.… Read More

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1964 Birth Born on May 25, 1964.


1981 17 Years Old 1 More Event
Shaw played his junior hockey with the Kitchener Rangers of the OHL from 1981-1984.
He added four points in 15 playoff games as Kitchener advanced to the 1982 Memorial Cup. … Read More
1983 19 Years Old Shaw returned for three more games with the Nordiques in 1983-84, however, he once again had no points with the club.


1984 - 1986 3 More Events
1987 23 Years Old 1 More Event
On September 30, 1987, the Nordiques traded Shaw and John Ogrodnick to the New York Rangers for Jeff Jackson and Terry Carkner.
1988 24 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1988-89, Shaw recorded 17 points in 63 games, with a +14 rating, helping the Rangers make the playoffs. … Read More
1989 25 Years Old Shaw missed the majority of the 1989-90 season due to a shoulder injury in a game against his former team, the Quebec Nordiques, on November 2, 1989. … Read More
1990 26 Years Old In 1990-91, Shaw played in a career high 77 games, scoring 12 points. … Read More
1991 27 Years Old 1 More Event
Shaw began the 1991-92 season with the Rangers, earning an assist in ten games, before being traded to the Edmonton Oilers on November 12, 1991, for Jeff Beukeboom in a trade that completed an October 4, 1991 trade that saw the Rangers send Bernie Nicholls, Steven Rice and Louie DeBrusk to the Oilers for Mark Messier. … Read More
1992 28 Years Old 1 More Event
The North Stars would trade Shaw to the Boston Bruins on September 2, 1992 for future considerations.
1993 29 Years Old Shaw scored one goal and nine assists in 55 games with Boston during 1993-94. … Read More


1994 30 Years Old In the lockout-shortened 1994-95 season, Shaw played in 44 games, earning seven points, as the Bruins qualified for the playoffs once again. … Read More
1995 31 Years Old 1 More Event
On August 17, 1995, the Bruins traded Shaw to the Tampa Bay Lightning for a third-round draft pick in the 1996 NHL Entry Draft.
1996 - 1997 2 More Events
1998 34 Years Old 1 More Event
On March 24, 1998, he was traded with Bryan Marchment and the Lightning's first-round draft pick in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft to the San Jose Sharks for Andrei Nazarov, and the Florida Panthers' first-round draft pick in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft, which also was the first overall draft pick. … Read More
2000 36 Years Old Shaw made a comeback during the 2000-01 season, playing with the Chicago Wolves of the IHL. … Read More
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