How the 2010-11 Canucks and Bruins were built

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GM: Mike Gillis -- Hired 8/4/09. Former player agent.

Coach: Alain Vigneault -- Hired 6/20/2006 from Manitoba (AHL). Coached Montreal Canadiens (1997-01)

Daniel Sedin, LW: 1st Rd. (No. 2), 1999

Henrik Sedin, C: 1st Rd. (No. 3), 1999

Kevin Bieksa, D: 5th Rd. (No. 151), 2001

Ryan Kesler, C: 1st Rd. (No. 23), 2003

Cory Schneider, G: 1st Rd. (No. 26), 2004

Alexander Edler, D: 3rd Rd. (No. 91), 2004

Jannik Hansen, RW: 9th Rd. (No. 287), 2004

Mason Raymond, LW: 2nd Rd. (No. 51), 2005

Cody Hodgson, C: 1st Rd. (No. 10), 2008

Sami Salo, D: Ottawa for F Peter Schaeffer; 9/21/02

Roberto Luongo, G: Florida with D Lukas Krajicek, 6th Rd. 2006 pick for D Bryan Allen, G Alex Auld, and F Todd Bertuzzi; 6/23/06

Christian Ehrhoff, D: San Jose with D Brad Lukowich for D Daniel Rahimi and C Patrick White; 8/28/09

Andrew Alberts, D: Carolina for 3rd rd. 2010 pick; 3/3/10

Keith Ballard, D: Florida with D Victor Oreskovich for F Steve Bernier, F Michael Grabner and 1st Rd. 2010 pick; 6/25/10

Victor Oreskovich, RW: Florida with D Keith Ballard for F Steve Bernier, F Michael Grabner and 1st Rd. 2010 pick; 6/25/10

Chris Higgins, LW: Florida for D Evan Oberg, 3rd Rd. 2013 pick; 2/28/11

Maxim Lapierre, C: Anaheim with F MacGregor Sharp for F Joel Perrault, 3rd Rd. 2012 pick; 2/28/11

Alex Burrows, LW: 11/8/05 (ECHL)

Rick Rypien, C: 11/9/05 (AHL)

Alex Bolduc, C: 7/2/08 (AHL)

Aaron Rome, D: 7/2/09 (Blue Jackets)

Mikael Samuelsson, RW: 7/3/09 (Red Wings)

Tanner Glass, LW: 8/5/09 (Panthers)

Chris Tanev, D: 5/31/10 (NCAA: Rochester)

Manny Malhotra, C: 7/1/10 (Sharks)

Dan Hamhuis, D: 7/1/10 (Predators)

Jeff Tambellini, LW: 7/22/10 (Islanders)

Raffi Torres, LW: 8/25/10 (Sabres)


GM: Peter Chiarelli -- Hired 5/26/06 from Ottawa (NHL); assistant GM

Coach: Claude Julien -- Hired 6/21/07 from New Jersey (coached Devils 2006-07; Canadiens 2002-06)

Patrice Bergeron, C: 2nd rd. (No. 45), 2003

David Krejci, C: 2nd rd. (No. 63), 2004

Milan Lucic, LW: 2nd rd. (No. 50), 2006

Brad Marchand, C: 3rd rd. (No. 71), 2006

Tyler Seguin, C: 1st rd. (No. 2), 2010

Tuukka Rask, G: Toronto for G Andrew Raycroft; 6/24/06

Shane Hnidy, D: Anaheim with 2008 6th rd. pick for RW Brandon Bochenski; 1/2/07

Andrew Ference, D: Calgary with F Chuck Kobasew for D Brad Stuart and F Wayne Primeau; 2/10/07

Adam McQuaid, D: Columbus for 2007 5th rd. pick; 5/16/07

Johnny Boychuk, D: Colorado for C Matt Hendricks; 6/24/08

Mark Recchi, RW: Tampa Bay with 2010 2nd rd. pick for Matt Lashoff and Martins Karsums; 3/4/09

Daniel Paille, LW: Buffalo for 2010 3rd rd. pick and conditional 2010 4th rd. pick; 10/20/09

Dennis Seidenberg, D: Florida with D Matt Bartkowski for RW Byron Bitz, RW Craig Weller and Tampa Bay's 2010 2nd rd. pick; 3/3/10

Gregory Campbell, C: Florida with F Nathan Horton for D Dennis Wideman, 2010 1st rd. and 2011 3rd rd. picks; 6/22/10

Nathan Horton, RW: Florida with F Gregory Campbell for D Dennis Wideman, 2010 1st Rd. and 2011 3rd rd. picks; 6/22/10

Tomas Kaberle, D: Toronto for F Joe Colborne, 2011 1st rd. pick and 2011 conditional 3rd rd. pick; 2/10/11

Chris Kelly, C: Ottawa for 2011 2nd rd. pick; 2/15/11

Rich Peverley, C: Atlanta with D Boris Valabik for D Mark Stuart and F Blake Wheeler, 2/18/11

Tim Thomas, G: 9/14/05 (Jokerit, Finland)

Marc Savard, C: 7/1/06 (Thrashers)

Zdeno Chara, D: 7/1/06 (Senators)

Shawn Thornton, LW: 7/1/07 (Ducks)

Michael Ryder, RW: 7/1/08 (Canadiens)


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