Brendan Leipsic

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Brendan Leipsic
Born (1994-05-19) May 19, 1994 (age 20)
Winnipeg, MB, CAN
Height 5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Weight 165 lb (75 kg; 11 st 11 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Left
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
Nashville Predators
Portland Winterhawks (WHL)
NHL Draft 89th overall, 2012
Nashville Predators
Playing career 2013–present

Brendan Leipsic (born May 19, 1994) is a Canadian ice hockey player. He is currently playing for the Portland Winterhawks in the Western Hockey League (WHL). Leipsic was selected by the Nashville Predators in the 3rd round (89th overall) of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.

Leipsic has played in the WHL since the 2010–11 season. In his 2012–13 season with the Portland Winterhawks, Leipsic scored 120 points in 68 games to win the CHL Top Scorer Award as the highest-scoring player in the Canadian Hockey League.[1]

On May 23, 2013, the Nashville Predators of the National Hockey League (NHL) signed Leipsic to a three-year entry-level contract.[2]

Awards and honours[edit]

Honours Year
CHL Top Scorer Award 2012–13 [3]


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