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Brent Burns

Brent Burns  #88

San Jose Sharks  Defenseman
NUMBER: 88 BIRTHDATE: March 9, 1985  (AGE 30)
HEIGHT: 6' 5" BIRTHPLACE: Barrie, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 230 DRAFTED: MIN / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (20th overall)
NHL Foundation Player Award 2014-2015
Ranks 2nd in the league in shots (213). 2015-16: Tallied two assists on 1/26 vs. COL Recorded a goal and an assist on 1/11 at CGY Scored the game-winner and added an assist, extending his point-streak to six games (5g,4a), on 1/9 vs. TOR Named to the 2016 NHL All-Star Game Collected 2g-1a on 12/22 at LAK Compiled 1g-1a on 12/18 at OTT Tallied 1g-2a, including the OT, GWG, on 12/17 at TOR Recorded 1g-1a in 32:00 of ice time on 12/5 vs. TBL Scored the game-tying goal on 11/22 at CBJ Scored two goals, his second multi-goal game of the season, on 11/21 at PIT Tallied two assists on 11/17 at BOS Registered 1g on 11/10 vs. NYI Posted 1g-1a on 11/5 vs. FLA Scored twice, including once shorthanded, on 11/1 at COL Recorded 2a on 10/24 vs. CAR Fired 9 shots on goal on 10/22 vs. LAK...Scored the shootout-determining goal on 10/16 at NJD...Tallied 1g-1a on 10/7 at LAK.
NHL Foundation Player Award (2015) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2011, 2015) Missed majority of 2003-04 on assignment to Team Canada and as a healthy reserve. Missed majority of 2009-10 due to head injury vs. Phoenix, November 18, 2009. Traded to San Jose by Minnesota with Minnesota's 2nd round choice (later traded to Tampa Bay, later traded to Nashville Nashville selected Pontius Aberg) in 2012 Entry Draft for Devin Setoguchi, Charlie Coyle and San Jose's 1st round choice (Zack Phillips) in 2011 Entry Draft, June 24, 2011.


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