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  Dan Eves

Dan Eves

Player Profile


Lake Orion, Mich.

High School:
Pleasant Grove (Texas)

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 216


3 L

Last Team:
Texarkana (NAHL)

Junior (2006-07): Totaled 1-1-2 against American International (10/28)...Scored the game-winning goal against Ferris State (12/9)...Tallied LSSU's only goal during a 3-1 regular-season loss to Michigan at Joe Louis Arena (2/18)...Contributed two assists in seven CCHA Playoff games...Received the Soo BlueLiner Award.

Sophomore (2005-06): Scored the game-tying goal in a 2-2 tie with Michigan State (2/25)...Tallied the game-winning goal in a 3-2 victory over Miami and finished 1-1--2 in that contest (11/12)...Also had a goal and an assist in a 6-0 victory over Western Michigan (1/6).

Freshman (2004-05): Named LSSU Freshman of the Year...Netted five goals and six assists...Registered first career point, an assist, in a 5-1 win over Bowling Green (10/29/04)...Scored first goal as a Laker in a 5-4 win over Ferris State (11/20/04)...Scored the overtime winning-goal in a 5-4 win over Bemidji State (12/3/04).

Prior to LSSU: Helped the North American Hockey League's Texarkana Bandits to a 30-24-2 record during their inaugural season in 2003-04...Totaled 12 goals, 22 assists and 88 penalty minutes in 54 games...Named the Bandits' outstanding forward...Played for the Honeybaked Midget Major team in 2002-03 and Honeybaked `86 AAA team in 2001-02.

Personal: Son of Mike and Sue Eves ...A 2004 graduate of Pleasant Grove High School (Texas)...Plans to major in business.

All About Dan:

Favorite food: Steak
What I want to do after I graduate (other than play hockey): Start my own business
If I had one wish, it would be: To play in the NHL after winning a national title
Person I would most like to meet: Steve Yzerman
Advice I would give youngsters: Give it everything you got - Don't let anyone tell you you can't do it
Favorite NHL team: Detroit Red Wings
Person or people who have made the biggest impact on my hockey career: My father - he's been my coach since before i can remember
The most-important lesson I have learned: The only thing you get out of something is what you put into it
My biggest challenge in hockey is...: Letting my emotions get the best of me
Favorite holiday: Christmas with the family

Career Statistics

Season G.P. Goals Assists Points PIM
2004-05 34 5 6 11 34
2005-06 33 7 5 12 54
2006-07 41 6 8 14 72
Career 108 18 19 37 160

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