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Marc Bergevin
Marc Bergevin
Defenseman
Number: 27
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 214
Shoots: Left
Born: Aug 11, 1965
Birthplace: Montreal, QC, Canada
Acquired: Traded to Detroit by Tampa Bay with Ben Hankinson for Shawn Burr and Detroit's third-round choice (later traded to Boston) in 1996 entry draft on August 17, 1995.
Drafted: CHI / 1983 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 3rd (59th overall)
Since making his NHL debut in 1984-85, defenseman Marc Bergevin has played over 1,000 regular-season games for eight different clubs. He was respected for taking the body in his own end and moving the puck up ice effectively.

The Montreal native excelled with the Concordia squad in the city's amateur league before catching on with the QMJHL's Chicoutimi Sagueneens. The rugged blueliner solidified the defence corps and contributed 75 points in two seasons. Chosen 60th overall by the Chicago Blackhawks in 1983, Bergevin played a handful of games in the minors before suiting up for 60 games in 1984-85. The rookie looked solid and later played six games in the post-season when the Hawks reached the semifinals.

The steady rearguard continued to toil on the Chicago blueline until he was traded to the New York Islanders in November 1988. New York was rebuilding and trying to add flashier players to keep the fans' waning interest. Bergevin was traded to the Hartford Whalers and set a personal best with 24 points in 1991-92. His impressive play was noticed by the expansion Tampa Bay Lightning who signed him as a free agent in July 1992.

Bergevin anchored the young Lightning defense corps for three seasons. He was a favourite of coach Terry Crisp who convinced his team to play sound defensive hockey to remain competitive. In August 1995, the veteran blueliner was acquired by the powerful Detroit Red Wings. Bergevin kept the front of the Wings' net clear for 70 games and played 17 playoff games when the team reached the semifinals. Following the season he was signed as a free agent by the St. Louis Blues and played four seasons there as the club rose to the upper echelons of the league. Part way through the 2000-01 season he was picked up by the Pittsburgh Penguins to add some defensive awareness to the fast-skating club.

The Montreal, Quebec native played one season with the Penguins before rejoining the Blues the following year where he once again played only one season before the Penguins re-acquired him in 2002-03.

Entering the 2002-03 season the Pittsburgh Penguins were faced with financial difficulties and once the trading deadline came around the team was very active in dumping players with high salaries and by doing so, Bergevin became one of those who found himself on the move rejoining the Tampa Bay Lightning. Upon his arrival in Tampa Bay, Bergevin saw action in one game before being re-acquired by the Penguins in the summer of 2003. Bergevin was looked upon to guide a very young Penguins roster who struggled for the better part of the 2003-04 season. In his third stint with the Penguins, Bergevin saw action in 52 games before he was dealt to the Vancouver Canucks at the trading deadline. Bergevin would appear in a handful of games with the Canucks before announcing his retirement from the game.

On the international stage, Bergevin represented Canada at the 1994 World Championships.

Courtesy of the Hockey Hall of Fame

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  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - WSH 82 56 18 8 252 193 120
2 x - PIT 82 48 26 8 245 203 104
3 y - FLA 82 47 26 9 239 203 103
4 x - NYR 82 46 27 9 236 217 101
5 x - NYI 82 45 27 10 232 216 100
6 x - TBL 82 46 31 5 227 201 97
7 x - PHI 82 41 27 14 214 218 96
8 x - DET 82 41 30 11 211 224 93
9 BOS 82 42 31 9 240 230 93
10 CAR 82 35 31 16 198 226 86
11 OTT 82 38 35 9 236 247 85
12 NJD 82 38 36 8 184 208 84
13 MTL 82 38 38 6 221 236 82
14 BUF 82 35 36 11 201 222 81
15 CBJ 82 34 40 8 219 252 76
16 TOR 82 29 42 11 198 246 69

STATS

2015-2016 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
H. Zetterberg 82 13 37 -15 50
D. Larkin 80 23 22 11 45
T. Tatar 81 21 24 4 45
G. Nyquist 82 17 26 -2 43
J. Abdelkader 82 19 23 -16 42
M. Green 74 7 28 -6 35
B. Richards 68 10 18 4 28
D. Helm 77 13 13 -2 26
N. Kronwall 64 3 23 -21 26
R. Sheahan 81 14 11 -8 25
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
P. Mrazek 27 16 6 .921 2.33
J. Howard 14 14 5 .906 2.80