Duvie Westcott : biography
Duvie Westcott (born October 30, 1977 in Winnipeg, Manitoba) is a Canadian ice hockey defenceman who is currently playing for the Hamburg Freezers of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL). Westcott played his whole National Hockey League career with the Columbus Blue Jackets before signing with Dinamo Riga of the KHL.
Westcott was signed by Columbus as an undrafted free agent on 10 May 2001. Westcott has played in 201 career NHL games, scoring eleven goals and 45 assists for 56 points. He had also compiled 299 penalty minutes. During the NHL lockout, he played in Finland. On July 22, 2008, Westcott signed a one-year contract with Dinamo Riga of the Kontinental Hockey League.
On May 21, 2009, Westcott signed a one-year contract with Dinamo Minsk of the Kontinental Hockey League. Westcott moved to the Swiss National League A for the following two seasons, playing with the ZSC Lions and Kloten Flyers.
On June 19, 2012, Westcott continued his journeyman career throughout Europe, and signed a two-year deal with German club, to add experience to the Blueline of the Hamburg Freezers of the DEL.
Awards and achievements
- MHSAA Champion (1995)
- MMJHL Champion (1996)
- USHL Clark Cup Champion (1998)
- WCHA Champion (2001)
- WCHA Second All-Star Team (2001)
- AHL Allstar (2003)
- KHL AllStar Game (2009)
- Spengler Cup Champion (2009)
- Spengler Cup Allstar Team (2009)
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|1999–00||St. Cloud State University||WCHA||36||1||18||19||67||—||—||—||—||—|
|2000–01||St. Cloud State University||WCHA||38||10||24||34||114||—||—||—||—||—|
|2001–02||Columbus Blue Jackets||NHL||4||0||0||0||2||—||—||—||—||—|
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|2003–04||Columbus Blue Jackets||NHL||34||0||7||7||39||—||—||—||—||—|
|2005–06||Columbus Blue Jackets||NHL||78||6||22||28||133||—||—||—||—||—|
|2006–07||Columbus Blue Jackets||NHL||23||4||6||10||18||—||—||—||—||—|
|2007–08||Columbus Blue Jackets||NHL||23||1||3||4||30||—||—||—||—||—|
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