Joe Fallon at Game 5 of the Kelly Cup Finals in 2012.
February 1, 1985 |
Bemidji, MN, USA
|Height||6 ft 3 in (191 cm)|
|Weight||190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)|
San Antonio Rampage
Las Vegas Wranglers
|NHL Draft||167th overall, 2005
Joe Fallon (born February 1, 1985) is an American professional ice hockey player. He is currently playing for Lillehammer IK of Norway's GET-ligaen. Fallon was selected by the Chicago Blackhawks in the 6th round (167th overall) of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. Before playing professionally, Fallon attended the University of Vermont, where he holds several goaltending records.
Fallon's professional career has seen him playing extensively in the ECHL and AHL. He spent the 2008-09 season almost exclusively in the ECHL, seeing only back-up ice time in the AHL with the Rockford IceHogs for 2 games. 2009-10, he spent completely in the AHL, playing for Rockford and the Peoria Rivermen. 2010-11 was spent splitting time between the AHL and ECHL, playing for the San Antonio Rampage and Las Vegas Wranglers.
On September 16, 2011, the Las Vegas Wranglers announced that they had re-signed Fallon to play for the 2011-12 season. He spent the majority of the season with the Wranglers, with short call-ups to the AHL's Bridgeport Sound Tigers and Houston Aeros, earning All-ECHL second team honors and helping his team in the postseason to the Kelly Cup Finals.
Awards and honors
|All-ECAC Hockey Rookie Team||2004–05|
- NCAA (ECAC) Rookie of the Year, 2004-05
- University of Vermont record 20 shutouts over his college career
- University of Vermont single-season record 6 shutouts, twice, 2005–06 and 2006-07
- ECHL Goaltender Of The Week (01/17/11-01/23/11)
- All-ECHL Second Team, 2011-12 season
|2002-03||Cedar Rapids RoughRiders||USHL||42||2495||108||2||2.6||20||15||6||1054||0.907|
|2003-04||Cedar Rapids RoughRiders||USHL||42||2370||108||4||2.73||25||13||2||1098||0.91|
|2004-05||U. of Vermont||ECAC||32||1932||63||5||1.96||17||10||4||736||0.921|
|2005-06||U. of Vermont||H-East||33||1931||65||6||2.02||14||14||5||631||0.907|
|2006-07||U. of Vermont||H-East||34||1997||62||6||1.86||17||14||3||714||0.92|
|2007-08||U. of Vermont||H-East||33||1942||77||3||2.38||15||13||5||826||0.915|
|2010-11||Las Vegas Wranglers||ECHL||27||1620||67||2||2.48||18||8||1||728||0.916|
|2010-11||San Antonio Rampage||AHL||13||667||33||1||2.97||3||7||0||268||0.89|
|2011-12||Las Vegas Wranglers||ECHL||47||2739||109||3||2.39||30||10||4||1135||0.912|
|2011-12||Bridgeport Sound Tigers||AHL||1||20||1||0||3||6||0.857|
|2008-09||Gwinnett Gladiators||ECHL||3||Statistics incomplete|
|2011-12||Las Vegas Wranglers||ECHL||10||627||21||1||2.01||7||2||1||265||0.927|
- LasVegasWranglers.com – Fallon Joins the Wranglers for Second Season
- Huber, Craig (29 March 2012). "3 Wranglers named to All-ECHL teams". Fox 5 Vegas. Retrieved 23 May 2012.
- "Joe Fallon". Eliteprospects.com. Retrieved 23 May 2012.
- "Joe Fallon". ECHL. Retrieved 23 May 2012.
- Joe Fallon's career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Joe Fallon's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
|Awards and achievements|
|ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Year