Brandon Saad

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Brandon Saad
Brandon Saad - Chicago Blackhawks.jpg
Saad with the Blackhawks in December 2014
Born October 27, 1992 (1992-10-27) (age 23)
Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight 211 lb (96 kg; 15 st 1 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shoots Left
NHL team Chicago Blackhawks
NHL Draft 43rd overall, 2011
Chicago Blackhawks
Playing career 2010–present

Brandon Saad (born October 27, 1992, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is an American NHL ice hockey left winger that currently plays for the Chicago Blackhawks.

He was drafted by the Blackhawks with the 43rd overall pick in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft. Saad scored his first career NHL goal on February 5, 2013, against Antti Niemi of the San Jose Sharks.[1] Before going to the NHL, he played 2 seasons with the Saginaw Spirit of the Ontario Hockey League. He won the gold medal with the United States at the 2010 IIHF World U18 Championships. On June 24, 2013, He won the Stanley Cup with the Blackhawks after they defeated the Boston Bruins 4 games to 2 in the 2013 Stanley Cup Finals.[2]

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