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Christian Laflamme
Born November 24, 1976 (1976-11-24) (age 44)
St. Charles, Quebec, Canada
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Right
Played for NHL
Chicago Blackhawks
Edmonton Oilers
Montreal Canadiens
St. Louis Blues
NHL Draft 45th overall, 1995
Playing career 1996–2008

Christian Laflamme (born Christian Lucien Laflamme on November 24, 1976) is a former professional ice hockey defenceman.

Playing Career[]

Christian was selected in the second round of the 1995 NHL Entry Draft (45th overall) by the Chicago Blackhawks, after a successful junior career in the QMJHL.

He started his NHL career with the Blackhawks before being dealt to the Edmonton Oilers in a trade that saw Boris Mironov join the Blackhawks.

Christian spent less than a calendar year in Edmonton before being traded to the Montreal Canadiens.

After two seasons in Montreal with limited playing time, he signed as a free agent with the St. Louis Blues where he split time between the NHL and the AHL.

Career Transactions[]

  • July 8, 1995: Drafted by Chicago
  • March 20, 1999: Dealt by Chicago along with Daniel Cleary, Ethan Moreau and Chad Kilger to Edmonton in exchange for Boris Mironov, Dean McAmmond and Jonas Elofsson.
  • March 9, 2000: Traded by Edmonton to Montreal along with Matthieu Descoteaux in exchange for Igor Ulanov and Alain Nasreddine.
  • August 21, 2001: Signed with St. Louis