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Teemu Selanne
Sport: Hockey
Birthdate: July 3, 1970
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
Residence: Kirkkonummi, Finland
Ht: / Wt: 6'0" / 198 lbs
Olympics: 2006, 2002, 1998, 1992
Event: Men

Getting to know: Teemu Selanne

For more on Teemu Selanne's NHL season, go to NHL.com to get game-by-game stats and watch highlight video.

Making his fifth Olympic appearance in Vancouver... Won a silver medal in 2006 and a bronze in 1998... Selanne led both tournaments overall in scoring, with 11 points in Torino and 10 points in Nagano... Tied with teammate and linemate Saku Koivu, though Selanne had more goals each time... Won the Stanley Cup in 2007 with Anaheim, in his 14th season in the league... Had one of the best rookie seasons of all time in 1992-93, scoring 76 goals and 132 points with the Winnipeg Jets... Selanne taught kindergarten in Finland for three years before he started in the NHL... He and his wife, Sirpa, have four children.

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Wed, Feb 17 - 12:00p
Finland
Finland
Belarus
Belarus
Fri, Feb 19 - 9:00p
Finland
Finland
Germany
Germany
Sun, Feb 21 - 9:00p
Sweden
Sweden
Finland
Finland
Wed, Feb 24 - 7:00p
Finland
Finland
Czech Republic
Czech Republic
Fri, Feb 26 - 12:00p
United States
United States
Finland
Finland
Sat, Feb 27 - 7:00p
Finland
Finland
Slovakia
Slovakia

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    As the pilot for the USA-1 bobsled, I broke a 62-year gold medal drought when my sled, the 'Night Train" won the Olympic title at the 2010 Vancouver Games. A degenerative eye condition nearly caused me to quit my sport in 2008, but corrective surgery restored my vision to 20-20.

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