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Dion has a younger brother, Dane, who played for the P. Paul Phaneuf maintained a backyard rink each winter on which the young Phaneuf practiced.
His mother, a former figure skater who competed for Prince Edward Island at the 1975 Canada Winter Games, taught him to skate.
After parts of seven seasons with Toronto, Phaneuf was traded to the Ottawa Senators on February 9, 2016, in a blockbuster nine-player trade.
Phaneuf, Matt Frattin, prospects Casey Bailey, Ryan Rupert and Cody Donaghey were sent to the Senators in exchange for Jared Cowen, Colin Greening, Milan Michálek, prospect Tobias Lindberg and Ottawa's 2017 second-round draft pick.
He was drafted ninth overall in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft by Calgary and made his NHL debut in 2005 after a four-year junior career with the Red Deer Rebels of the Western Hockey League (WHL), in which he was twice named the Defenceman of the Year.
On December 10, 2013, Phaneuf received a two-game suspension on a boarding hit on Boston Bruins defenceman Kevan Miller, which occurred on December 8, 2013, in Toronto.
his struggles in the 2008–09 season placed his candidacy in doubt.