Newspaper article The Canadian Press

A By-the-Numbers Look at New Ottawa Senators Defenceman Dion Phaneuf

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

A By-the-Numbers Look at New Ottawa Senators Defenceman Dion Phaneuf

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A by-the-numbers look at Dion Phaneuf

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TORONTO - The Toronto Maple Leafs traded captain Dion Phaneuf to the rival Ottawa Senators in a blockbuster nine-player deal on Tuesday. Here's a by-the-numbers look at Ottawa's new defenceman:

1 - Phaneuf won a world junior championship gold medal with Canada in 2005.

2 - The number Phaneuf will wear with the Senators. He previously sported No. 3 with the Calgary Flames and Toronto, but that number is currently held by Senators defenceman Marc Methot.

3 - The number of NHL all-star games Phaneuf has appeared in, twice as a member of the Flames and once as a Leaf.

7 - The number of playoff games the Maple Leafs appeared in with Phaneuf as captain.

9 - The Flames selected Phaneuf ninth overall in the 2003 NHL draft. …

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