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Jean-Philippe Cote | Defenseman | #55

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (36) / 4/22/1982
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 216
Drafted: 2000 / Rd. 9 (265) / TOR

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Jean-Philippe Cote has been assigned to the minors after he passed through waivers.
In 19 games with the Lightning this season, he has four assists and 22 penalty minutes. Sat, Feb 8, 2014 03:21:00 PM

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Jean-Philippe Cote has to clear waivers now to be returned to the minors.

The 31-year-old blueliner has appeared in 13 games with the Lightning since being called up from AHL Syracuse. Keith Aulie is believed to be close to returning from injury and when that happens Tampa Bay may have to waive Cote.
Wed, Jan 15, 2014 08:48:00 AM

Jean-Philippe Cote suited up his first NHL game Thursday night since Feb. 4, 2006.

He logged just 9:43 of ice time, but he managed to pick up an assist and two hits. "Definitely, have the butterflies in my stomach for sure," said Cote, who signed an NHL deal with the Lightning on Wednesday. "I've obviously been here before, but it's been a long road in between the last time I was up in the NHL. So, it feels, not unreal, but it's nice to be here."
Fri, Dec 20, 2013 10:11:00 AM

The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed Jean-Philippe Cote to a two-year, two-way deal.

Cote's annual cap hit is $550,000 when he's playing in the NHL. He's projected to play for the Lightning on Thursday. The 31-year-old defenseman has nine points and 35 penalty minutes in 19 AHL games, but hasn't played in the NHL since the 2005-06 campaign.
Wed, Dec 18, 2013 05:11:00 PM

Jean-Philippe Cote suffered an undisclosed injury during Saturday's contest.

The extent of Cote's injury wasn't immediately known. He isn't expected to make the Lightning's opening game roster.
Sun, Sep 29, 2013 10:53:00 AM

The Colorado Avalanche have released Jean-Philippe Cote.

Cote was in camp on a tryout basis. The 26-year-old defenseman will try to catch on somewhere else in the minor leagues this season.
Source: Denver Post
Wed, Sep 24, 2008 08:27:00 AM

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