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Jari Gronstrand
Jari Gronstrand
Defenseman
Number: 5
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Born: Nov 14, 1962
Birthplace: Tampere, Finland
Hometown: Tampere, Finland
Acquired: Traded to Rangers by Minnesota with Paul Boutilier in exchange for Jay Caufield and Dave Gagner on Oct. 8, 1987.
Drafted: MNS / 1986 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 5th (96th overall)


Finnish First All-Star Team (1986) Traded to NY Rangers by Minnesota with Paul Boutilier for Jay Caufield and Dave Gagner, October 8, 1987. Traded to Quebec by NY Rangers with Bruce Bell, Walt Poddubny and NY Rangers 4th round choice (Eric Dubois) in 1989 Entry Draft for Jason Lafreniere and Normand Rochefort, August 1, 1988. Claimed on waivers by NY Islanders, November 21, 1989.