Brayden McNabb

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Brayden McNabb
Brayden McNabb 2018-02-04 2.jpg
McNabb with the Golden Knights in 2018.
Born (1991-01-21) January 21, 1991 (age 29)
Davidson, Saskatchewan, Canada
Height 6 ft 4 in (193 cm)
Weight 212 lb (96 kg; 15 st 2 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
NHL team
Former teams
Vegas Golden Knights
Buffalo Sabres
Los Angeles Kings
NHL Draft 66th overall, 2009
Buffalo Sabres
Playing career 2011–present

Brayden McNabb (born January 28, 1991) is a Canadian ice hockey defenceman. He currently plays for the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League (NHL). He has also played for the Buffalo Sabres.

Career[change | change source]

Before playing in the NHL, McNabb played parts of 4 seasons with the Kootenay Ice of the Western Hockey League (WHL). McNabb played for Team Canada during the 2009 IIHF World U18 Championships and won a gold medal with Canada at the 2008 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament.[1]

He was drafted 66th overall by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. He signed a three-year entry level contract with the Sabres on May 18, 2011.[2] On November 26, 2011, McNabb made his NHL debut in a 5–1 win against the Washington Capitals.[3] On December 26, 2011, he scored his first NHL goal against Tomáš Vokoun of the Washington Capitals in a 4-2 win.[4]

On March 5, 2014, the Sabres traded McNabb, along with Jonathan Parker and two draft picks, to the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for Hudson Fasching and Nicolas Deslauriers.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. "First-Period Outburst Helps Canada Claim Under-18 Gold". Hockey Canada. Retrieved 2015-10-24.
  2. "Sabres Sign 2009 Draft Pick Brayden McNabb". Buffalo Sabres. Retrieved 2015-10-24.
  3. "Sabres 5, Capitals 1". Buffalo Sabres. Retrieved 2015-10-24.
  4. "Sabres 4, Capitals 2". Buffalo Sabres. Retrieved 2015-10-24.
  5. "Kings Acquire Brayden McNabb From Buffalo". Los Angeles Kings. Retrieved 2015-10-24.

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