Born: February 7, 1990
Place of Birth: Markham, Ontario
Steven Stamkos was picked first overall in the 2006 OHL entry draft by the Sarnia Sting.
He only played two years in Junior, scoring 100 goals and 97 assists.
He was named the captain for the 2008 U-18 hockey championships.
He won the gold medal in the 2008 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships and the silver medal in the 2009 World Championships.
Steven was named the assistant captain for the 2010 World Championships.
Stamkos won the Maurice Richard Trophy in 2009-2010 by scoring a total of 51 goals.
In 2009-2010, Stamkos finished his second NHL season in fifth place in the points department.
Stamkos played a total of 243 NHL games and scoring 232 points.
Stamkos was draft second overall by the team Lindstrom in the 2010-2011 NHL All-Star Game.
Steven Stamkos was featured on the NHL 12 video game.
On July 19 2011, Stamkos signed a 5 year contract, earning him 37.5 million with the Tampa Bay Lighting.
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Last Updated: November 11, 2011
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