|Born||November 24, 1976 |
St. Charles, Quebec, Canada
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight||195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)|
St. Louis Blues
|NHL Draft||45th overall, 1995|
Christian Laflamme (born Christian Lucien Laflamme on November 24, 1976) is a former professional ice hockey defenceman.
Playing Career[edit | edit source]
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[edit | edit source]
- 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