Tony Amonte

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Tony Amonte
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Born August 2, 1970(1970-08-02)
Hingham, MA, USA
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight 202 lb (92 kg; 14 st 6 lb)
Position Right wing
Shot Left
Played for New York Rangers
Chicago Blackhawks
Phoenix Coyotes
Philadelphia Flyers
Calgary Flames
NHL Draft 68th overall, 1988
New York Rangers
Playing career 1991–2007

Anthony Lewis Amonte (born August 2, 1970 in Hingham, Massachusetts) is a retired American professional ice hockey right winger that played in National Hockey League. Amonte was drafted by the New York Rangers with the 68th overall pick in the 1988 NHL Draft.

Amonte played in the NHL for five teams, New York Rangers from 1991 to 1994, Chicago Blackhawks from 1994 to 2002, Phoenix Coyotes from 2002 to 2003, Philadelphia Flyers from 2003 to 2004 and the Calgary Flames from 2005 to 2007.

Achievements and awards[change | change source]

  • He was named to the Hockey East Second All-Star Team in 1991.
  • He was named to the NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team in 1991.
  • He was named to the NHL All-Rookie Team in 1992.
  • He played in 5 NHL All-Star Games in 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 and 2001.

References[change | change source]

Preceded by
Doug Gilmour
Chicago Blackhawks captain
2000-02
Succeeded by
Alexei Zhamnov