August 27, 1979 |
Red Deer, AB, CAN
|Height||5 ft 11 in (180 cm)|
|Weight||194 lb (88 kg; 13 st 12 lb)|
|NHL team||Toronto Maple Leafs
Leeb started his career playing for the Red Deer Midget Chiefs in the Alberta Midget Hockey League. He played 3 games for his hometown Red Deer Rebels as a 15 year old, then went on to play 4 full seasons with the Rebels. He also played in the 1998-1999 WHL All-Star game.
Leeb played for Team Canada at the 1999 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Canada won silver after losing to the Russians in triple overtime. Leeb finished tied for second in team scoring with Simon Gagne, Kyle Calder, and Brendan Morrow, all had 8 points in 7 games.
In 1999–2000, Leeb signed with the Vancouver Canucks as a free agent. He was with the Canucks organization for three seasons, appearing in 4 games with the Canucks while playing in the minor league system with the (Syracuse Crunch (AHL), Kansas City Blades) (IHL), and Manitoba Moose (AHL).
In 2002–03, Leeb was traded to the Toronto Maple Leafs for Tomas Mojzis. Leeb played one game for the Maple Leafs, and mainly played in the Maple Leafs minor league system with the St. John's Maple Leafs (AHL) and the Toronto Marlies (AHL).
Leeb played in Nuremberg on the same team as his older brother Greg Leeb for 4 seasons, from 2008-2012. It was the first time the brothers had ever played on the same team. Growing up they played against each other in the WHL, IHL, AHL, and the DEL leagues.
On July 16, 2012, BetOnHockey.com broke the story that Leeb signed on to play hockey in the regulated UK gambling market with the Coventry Blaze of the EIHL.
On April 8, 2013, Leeb announced his retirement from a 14-year professional hockey career via his Twitter account.
Leeb holds a Master's degree in Sports Management from Coventry University.
|1994–95||Red Deer Rebels||WHL||3||0||0||0||4||—||—||—||—||—|
|1995–96||Red Deer Rebels||WHL||38||3||6||9||30||10||2||0||2||11|
|1996–97||Red Deer Rebels||WHL||70||15||20||35||76||16||3||3||6||6|
|1997–98||Red Deer Rebels||WHL||63||23||23||46||88||3||2||0||2||2|
|1998–99||Red Deer Rebels||WHL||64||32||47||79||84||9||5||9||14||10|
|2000–01||Kansas City Blades||IHL||53||18||16||34||53||—||—||—||—||—|
|2002–03||St. John's Maple Leafs||AHL||79||35||26||61||78||—||—||—||—||—|
|2003–04||St. John's Maple Leafs||AHL||77||24||25||49||116||—||—||—||—||—|
|2003–04||Toronto Maple Leafs||NHL||1||0||0||0||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|2004–05||St. John's Maple Leafs||AHL||48||16||13||29||43||3||2||1||3||0|
|2008–09||Nuermberg Sinupret Ice Tigers||DEL||50||16||8||24||88||5||1||0||1||10|
|2009–10||Nuermberg Thomas Sabo Ice Tigers||DEL||56||20||21||41||80||5||3||2||5||2|
|2010-11||Nuermberg Thomas Sabo Ice Tigers||DEL||50||13||19||32||42||2||0||0||0||2|
|2011-12||Nuermberg Thomas Sabo Ice Tigers||DEL||44||3||6||9||40||—||—||—||—||—|