He retired not long after the Cup win as the franchise leader in games played (1,283) and penalty minutes (2,516). He skated in the most playoff games in club history (175). Daneyko became the second New Jersey player to have his number retired, in 2006, when his No. 3 was raised.
The sum total of Daneyko's career is why he was the choice of 10 members of NHL.com's 13-member Dream Draft panel.
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- Ken Daneyko (NJD, 1982):
- Glen Murray (BOS, 1991):
- Petr Sykora (NJD, 1995):
- Brooks Orpik (PIT, 2000):