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Jari Kurri
Jari Kurri
Right Wing
Number: 17
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 195
Shoots: Right
Born: May 18, 1960
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
Hometown: Helsinki, Finland
Acquired: Traded to Rangers by Los Angeles with Marty McSorley and Shane Churla for Ray Ferraro, Ian Laperriere, Mattias Norstrom, Nathan Lafayette and 1996 fourth-round draft pick (Sean Blanchard) on March 14, 1996.
Drafted: EDM / 1980 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 4th (69th overall)


NHL Second All-Star Team (1984, 1986, 1989) Lady Byng Memorial Trophy (1985) NHL First All-Star Team (1985, 1987) WEC-A All-Star Team (1991) WC-A All-Star Team (1994) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1983, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1993, 1998) Traded to Philadelphia by Edmonton with Dave Brown and Corey Foster for Craig Fisher, Scott Mellanby and Craig Berube, May 30, 1991. Traded to Los Angeles by Philadelphia with Jeff Chychrun for Steve Duchesne, Steve Kasper and Los Angeles' 4th round choice (Aris Brimanis) in 1991 Entry Draft, May 30, 1991. Traded to NY Rangers by Los Angeles with Marty McSorley and Shane Churla for Ray Ferraro, Ian Laperriere, Mattias Norstrom, Nathan LaFayette and NY Rangers' 4th round choice (Sean Blanchard) in 1997 Entry Draft, March 14, 1996. Signed as a free agent by Anaheim, September 10, 1996. Signed as a free agent by Colorado, September 15, 1997.