Burish during his tenure with the Chicago Blackhawks.
January 6, 1983 |
Madison, WI, USA
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight||200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)|
|San Jose Sharks
|National team||United States|
|NHL Draft||282nd overall, 2002
Prior to his NHL career Burish, a Madison, Wisconsin native, played at the University of Wisconsin and graduated with a degree in Economics. He served as captain for the national champion 2005–06 team, and assisted on both goals (by Robbie Earl and Tom Gilbert) in Wisconsin's 2-1 victory over Boston College in the title game.
On July 1, 2010, Burish left the Blackhawks as a free agent and signed a two-year deal with the Dallas Stars at $1.15 million per year.
Upon expiration of his contract with the Stars, on July 1, 2012, Burish signed a four-year deal with the San Jose Sharks at $1.8 million per year, reuniting with University of Wisconsin teammate Joe Pavelski.
On October 17, 2013, Burish had surgery to an injured back and was placed on Injured Reserve.
Regular season and playoffs
|2001–02||Green Bay Gamblers||USHL||61||24||33||57||122||1||0||0||0||0|
|2002–03||University of Wisconsin–Madison||WCHA||19||0||6||6||32||—||—||—||—||—|
|2003–04||University of Wisconsin–Madison||WCHA||43||6||13||19||63||—||—||—||—||—|
|2004–05||University of Wisconsin–Madison||WCHA||41||13||7||20||41||—||—||—||—||—|
|2005–06||University of Wisconsin–Madison||WCHA||40||8||21||29||67||—||—||—||—||—|
|2012–13||San Jose Sharks||NHL||46||1||2||3||25||6||0||0||0||4|
|Senior int'l totals||7||0||3||3||27|