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Braydon Coburn

Braydon Coburn  #55

Tampa Bay Lightning  Defenseman
NUMBER: 55 BIRTHDATE: February 27, 1985  (AGE 30)
HEIGHT: 6' 5" BIRTHPLACE: Shaunavon, SK, Canada
WEIGHT: 226 DRAFTED: ATL / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (8th overall)
2015-16 - Recorded two shots and two hits Nov. 27 at WSH - Had one blocked shots Nov. 25 vs. LAK - Ranks second (tie) on the Bolts for blocked shots (31) - Recorded his fourth assist of the season Nov. 12 vs. CGY - Fourth on the Bolts for average shorthanded TOI (1:47) - Tallied first assist Oct. 10 at BUF and first goal Oct. 23 at WPG 2014-15 - Skated in 4 regular season games with the Bolts after trade from Philadelphia but missed last 14 games with a lower-body injury - Played in 43 games between both teams, tallying 1 goal and 10 assists - Scored game-winning goal in Game 7 of first round series vs. Detroit 2013-14 - Appeared in all 82 games and led the Flyers in average TOI (22:26) and shorthanded average TOI (3:59) Career - Made Stanley Cup Final debut in 2010 with Flyers - Had career bests for goals (9), assists (27) and points (36) with Flyers during 2007-08 season
WHL Rookie of the Year (2002) WHL West First All-Star Team (2004, 2005) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (2005) Traded to Philadelphia by Atlanta for Alexei Zhitnik, February 24, 2007. Traded to Tampa Bay by Philadelphia for Radko Gudas and Tampa Bay's 1st (later traded to Columbus Columbus selected Gabriel Carlsson) and 3rd (Matej Tomek) round choices in 2015 Entry Draft, March 2, 2015.
Quote of the Day

It's cool when you think about how many great American players have played the game and the two players that were at that 18-game point streak and what they've done in their careers. It's pretty cool right now, but it was kind of overshadowed by the loss.

— Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane after breaking the record for longest point streak by an American-born player with a goal and an assist in a 3-2 overtime loss against the Kings
World Cup of Hockey 2016