Andrew Brunette

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Andrew Brunette
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Andrew Brunette in 2012
Born (1973-08-24) August 24, 1973 (age 49)
Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 212 lb (96 kg; 15 st 2 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for Washington Capitals
Nashville Predators
Atlanta Thrashers
Minnesota Wild
Colorado Avalanche
Chicago Blackhawks
NHL Draft 174th overall, 1993
Washington Capitals
Playing career 1993–2012

Andrew Brunette (born August 24, 1973 in Sudbury, Ontario) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey left winger that played a total of 1,100 career games in the National Hockey League (NHL).

He played in the OHL for 3 seasons with the Owen Sound Platers. He was drafted by the Washington Capitals with the 174th pick in the 1993 NHL Entry Draft. He has played in the NHL for the Washington Capitals for 3 seasons, the Nashville Predators for 1 season, the Atlanta Thrashers for 2 seasons, the Minnesota Wild for 6 seasons, the Colorado Avalanche for 3 seasons and the Chicago Blackhawks for 1 season. He was signed to a one-year contract by the Chicago Blackhawks on July 1, 2011 to a one-year contract.[1]

Brunette retired from professional ice hockey on February 13, 2013 and decided to take up the position of Hockey Operations Advisor to the Minnesota Wild.[2]

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  1. ""NHL Free Agent Tracker". TSN. Archived from the original on June 29, 2011. Retrieved July 11, 2011.
  2. "Brunette Named Hockey Operations Advisor". Minnesota Wild. Retrieved November 22, 2013.

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