Alex Joseph Jean Tanguay is currently assistant coach of the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League and a former Canadian professional ice hockey winger who played for the Colorado Avalanche, Calgary Flames, Montreal Canadiens, Lightning of Tampa Bay and the Arizona Coyotes in the National Hockey League. and briefly won gold in Lugano at the Swiss A Championship in 2004. As a striker he is best known for his passing and ball play. Tanguay, a former student of the Halifax Mooseheads of the Quebec Major Youth Hockey Federation, has retired. During his playing career, he was also a member of the Canadian U20 team at the 1998 World Youth Championship. Selected to the first round, 12th final, by Colorado Avalanche in the 1998 Draft of the NHL, he started his NHL career with Colorado in 1999. Tanguay won the Stanley Cup with Colorado in 2001, scoring two goals in Game 7 against New Jersey. Demons.
NHL left wing who was selected 12th overall in the 1998 Draft by the Colorado Avalanche. He scored the Stanley Cup Championship-clinching goal for the Avalanche in game 7 of the 2001 Finals against the New Jersey Devils.
From 1996 to 1999, he competed for the Halifax Mooseheads in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.
He's topped 20 goals in a season on six occasions and his career-best output in points came in 2006-07 with the Flames, when he tallied 81 in just as many games.
He has a daughter with his wife Helene.
He played alongside legendary center Joe Sakic on the Avalanche.
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