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Erik Rasmussen

Positions: Center
Born: Minneapolis, MN
Resides: St. Louis Park, MN
Height: 6'2"
Shoots: Left
DOB: March 28, 1977
Last Amateur Club:University of Minnesota (WCHA)
HOW AQUIRED: Buffalo's 1st round choice (7th overall) in the 1996 NHL Entry Draft.

CAREER: Rated as the third overall NHL-affiliated prospect in the March 7 issue of "The Hockey News"... Led the University of Minnesota team with 123 PIM... Selected as one of the captains of the silver medal-winning Team USA at the 1997 IIHF World Championships... Played for Team USA at the 1996 World Junior Championships in Massachusetts... Named to the All-WCHA Rookie team following the 1995-96 season... Named Minnesota's "Mr. Hockey" following his senior year of high school.

Personal: Single...Tries to copy the playing style of Phoenix's Jeremy Roenick because he plays a complete game and is a team leader

Erik Links:

Erik's Official Amerks Page
Official AHL Page
Here's a Gopher page that's still got stuff on it