Andre Payette

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Andre Payette
Born (1976-07-29) July 29, 1976 (age 38)
Cornwall, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 230 lb (100 kg; 16 st 6 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for Sheffield Steeldogs
Coventry Blaze
Newcastle Vipers
Manchester Phoenix
NHL Draft 244th overall, 1994
Philadelphia Flyers
Playing career 1997–Present

Andre Payette (born July 29, 1976) is a Canadian professional ice hockey left winger who plays for the Sheffield Steeldogs of the English Premier Ice Hockey League (EPL).[1]

Payette was drafted in 1994 by the NHL Philadelphia Flyers, and won a Calder Cup with their American Hockey League affiliate, the Philadelphia Phantoms.

Payette signed for the Manchester Phoenix of the English Premier Ice Hockey League in the summer of 2009, following the organisation's move into the EPL from the EIHL. Payette is known for his physical play, and has amassed more than 1500 minutes in the penalty box during his time in the United Kingdom.

On Tuesday 23 November 2010, it was announced that Payette had signed to play for Sheffield Steeldogs of the English Premier Ice Hockey League.

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