August 27, 1974|
Shelburne, ON, CAN
|Height||6 ft 1 in (185 cm)|
|Weight||216 lb (98 kg; 15 st 6 lb)|
St. Louis Blues|
Detroit Red Wings
He was one of few people that was not drafted by an NHL team or a major junior team. Downey played in the NHL for six teams, the Boston Bruins for 1 game, Chicago Blackhawks for 39 games, Dallas Stars for 2 seasons, St. Louis Blues for 17 games, Montreal Canadiens for 2 seasons, and the Detroit Red Wings for 2 seasons. Since his retirement, he returned to Detroit to become a part-time strength and conditioning coach for the Red Wings and Grand Rapids Griffins.
References[change | change source]
- "Newly retired Aaron Downey becomes Griffins' unofficial yoga guru". MLive. Retrieved 2013-04-03.