Derek Meech

| December 4, 2011 | 0 Comments
Derek Meech Winnipeg Jets

(Photo by Lance Thomson/NHLI via Getty Images)

Number: 7
Height: 5′ 11″
Weight: 200
Shoots: Left
Born: April 21, 1984
Birthplace: Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Distance From Winnipeg: 0 Kms (0 Mi)

Acquired: Signed as a free agent July 2, 2011.
Drafted: 2002 NHL Entry Draft by Detroit
Round: 7th (229th overall)

Salary: $700,000
Cap Hit: $700,000
Contract Expiry: 2012

Fast Fact: Even though he didn’t play the minimum 40 games (32) and not at all in the playoffs, Meech had his name engraved on the Stanley Cup, due to a successful petition to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings.

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