April 2, 1983 |
Hamilton, ON, CAN
|Height||5 ft 10 in (178 cm)|
|Weight||192 lb (87 kg; 13 st 10 lb)|
|NHL Draft||261st overall, 2003
New Jersey Devils
Playing primarily for the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League during the 2005–06 season, he helped guide the team to the Calder Cup. To date he has played one game in the NHL with the Capitals. On July 9, 2007, Tenute was signed as a free agent by the Phoenix Coyotes.
Joey Tenute played for Finnish SM-liiga team Jokerit during the 2008–09 season under coach Glen Hanlon, coincidentally the same coach as in his only NHL game for Washington. During the 2009 off-season, Tenute signed with the Frankfurt Lions. The Lions would cease operations at the 2009–10 season due to financial difficulties and Tenute signed with the Hamburg Freezers.
On the 16th of May 2013, Joey signed a one-year contract with Malmö Redhawks.
|2004–05||South Carolina Stingrays||ECHL||68||34||41||75||102||4||2||1||3||0|
|2007–08||San Antonio Rampage||AHL||78||21||28||49||72||7||2||0||2||2|
- "Tappara secures first new signings". Tappara (in Finnish). 2011-03-21. Retrieved 2011-03-28.
- "Joey Tenute is Finally Coming Home to Play for Bulldogs". TheSpec.com. 2013-01-01. Retrieved 2013-01-08.
- Joey Tenute's player profile at NHL.com
- Joey Tenute's career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Joey Tenute's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
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