Andre Faust

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Andre Faust
Born (1969-10-07) October 7, 1969 (age 44)
Joliette, QC, CAN
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for Philadelphia Flyers
NHL Draft 173rd overall, 1989
New Jersey Devils
Playing career 1992–2004

André Faust (born October 7, 1969 in Joliette, Quebec) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey left winger. He was drafted by New Jersey Devils in the 1989 NHL Entry Draft in 9th round as the 173rd pick overall.[1] Faust is the first Princeton University alumnus to score a goal in the NHL.[2]

Playing career[edit]

During his career Faust played in NCAA, NHL, AHL, DEL, Swedish Elitserien and Danish Superisligaen. In the NHL he played 47 games for the Philadelphia Flyers during the 1992/93 and 1993/94 season. In the 1995/96 season, he played for the AHL club Springfield Falcons after he was traded to the Winnipeg Jets for a 7th round pick in the 1997 NHL Entry Draft, he never played for Winnipeg. In 1996, Faust moved to Germany and played for Augsburger Panther (1996–2000) and Kölner Haie (2000–02). In 2002 he signed with Swedish club Färjestads BK.[3] After that season Faust moved to a new club, Odense, and a new country, Denmark. Faust played there for one season and then he retired from ice hockey.

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1988–89 Princeton University ECAC 26 18 16 34 34
1989–90 Princeton University ECAC 27 15 29 44 28
1990–91 Princeton University ECAC 26 15 22 37 51
1991–92 Princeton University ECAC 27 14 21 35 38
1992–93 Hershey Bears AHL 62 26 25 51 71
1992–93 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 10 2 2 4 4
1993–94 Hershey Bears AHL 13 6 7 13 10 10 4 3 7 26
1993–94 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 37 8 5 13 10
1994–95 Hershey Bears AHL 55 12 28 40 72 6 1 5 6 12
1995–96 Springfield Falcons AHL 50 19 19 38 40 10 5 2 7 6
1996–97 Augsburger Panther DEL 48 20 20 40 76 2 4 0 4 10
1997–98 Augsburger Panther DEL 41 13 20 33 87
1998–99 Augsburger Panther DEL 47 19 18 37 92 5 1 2 3 6
1999–00 Augsburger Panther DEL 50 11 20 31 50 3 0 0 0 16
2000–01 Kölner Haie DEL 52 12 21 33 32 3 0 1 1 0
2001–02 Kölner Haie DEL 54 12 14 26 78 13 0 4 4 32
2002–03 Färjestads BK SEL 39 4 3 7 28 4 0 0 0 0
2003–04 Odense DEN 10 6 6 12 18
NHL totals 47 10 7 17 14

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
All-ECAC Hockey Rookie Team 1988–89
All-ECAC Hockey Second Team 1989–90
All-ECAC Hockey Second Team 1991–92

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NHL team-by-team entry draft". USA Today. June 21, 1989. p. C8. 
  2. ^ LeConey, Bill (September 19, 1993). "Princeton Grad Battles to Make Starting Squad". Press of Atlantic City. 
  3. ^ "Andre Faust player profile". Hockey Hall of Fame. Retrieved 2010-02-15. 

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Trent Andison
ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Year
1988–89
Succeeded by
Kent Manderville