David Brown (ice hockey)
February 1, 1985 |
Stoney Creek, ON, CAN
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight||185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)|
|CHL team||Wichita Thunder|
|NHL Draft||228th overall, 2004
David Brown (born February 1, 1985, in Stoney Creek, Ontario) is a professional ice hockey goaltender for the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League. Brown was drafted by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 8th round, 228th overall, in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft. Before playing professional, Brown played four seasons for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, and was named MVP in 2006. He was a finalist for the 2007 Hobey Baker Award, which is awarded to the top collegiate player in the country.
Brown was originally drafted by the from the Kilty Bees. Brown progressed through the Hamilton minor hockey ranks to the Provincial A Kilty Bees, and was eventually drafted by the Mississauga Ice Dogs of the OHL (Ontario Hockey League), where he was their fifth round selection in the 2001 draft. Once Brown finished his junior career, he eventually moved on to the University of Notre Dame.
He is an alumnus of Bishop Ryan Catholic Secondary School in Hamilton, Ontario.
Awards and honors
|All-CCHA First Team||2006-07|
- David Brown's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Official Athletic Site of The University of Notre Dame: David Brown Bio
- Official web site of the Hobey Baker Award.
- Inside College Hockey.
- Hobey Baker Watch
|Awards and achievements|
|CCHA Best Goaltender
|CCHA Player of the Year
|CCHA Most Valuable Player in Tournament
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