Pavel Datsyuk

Pavel Valerievich Datsyuk (Russian: ???ø??ý?æ?¯ ???ø?¯?æ?¥?¥??æ?ý??¥? ???ø¥?¥???§, IPA: [??pav?ý¦l d??t?­s?ý??k]; born July 20, 1978) is a professional ice hockey player from Russia and alternate captain for the Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League (NHL). He is known for his stick-handling and is considered one of the best two-way forwards in the game today, having won the Frank J. Selke Trophy in the 2007ƒ??08, 2008ƒ??09, and 2009ƒ??10 NHL seasons. Datsyuk also won four consecutive Lady Byng Memorial Trophies from 2006-09 for performance and sportsmanship. He was nominated for the Hart Memorial Trophy as the league’s most valuable player following the 2008ƒ??09 season. Datsyuk won the Stanley Cup in 2002 and 2008 with the Red Wings.