Kent Manderville

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Kent Manderville
Born (1971-04-12) April 12, 1971 (age 43)
Edmonton, AB, CAN
Height 6 ft 2.7 in (190 cm)
Weight 207 lb (94 kg; 14 st 11 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Left
Played for Toronto Maple Leafs
St. John's Maple Leafs
Edmonton Oilers
Springfield Falcons
Hartford Whalers
Carolina Hurricanes
Philadelphia Flyers
Pittsburgh Penguins
Timrå Red Eagles
Espoo Blues
National team  Canada
NHL Draft 24th overall, 1989
Calgary Flames
Playing career 1991–2007

Kent Stephen Manderville (born April 12, 1971) is a retired Canadian ice hockey player who played in the National Hockey League for the Toronto Maple Leafs, Edmonton Oilers, Hartford Whalers/Carolina Hurricanes, Philadelphia Flyers and the Pittsburgh Penguins. He was drafted 24th overall in the 2nd round by the Calgary Flames in the 1989 NHL Entry Draft and played for Cornell University from 1989–91. While in school Manderville also played for Canada in the World Junior Ice Hockey Championship in 1990 and 1991, winning the gold medal in both years.[1] Manderville left Cornell after two season to join the Canadian national team and played in the 1992 Winter Olympics where the team won the silver medal.[2] Following the Olympics he opted to turn professional and joined the Toronto Maple Leafs, who had obtained his rights from Calgary in a trade, for the remainder of the 1991–1992 season. Manderville was born in Edmonton, Alberta, but grew up in Victoria, British Columbia.

Manderville played in 646 regular season NHL games, scoring 37 goals and 67 assists for 104 points, picking up 348 penalty minutes. He played in 67 NHL playoff games registering 3 goals and 3 assists.[3]

After his NHL career he played three seasons for Timrå IK of the Elitserien in Sweden from 2003 to 2006. His final hockey season (2006-2007) was spent with the Espoo Blues of the SM-liiga in Finland. After four years in Northern Europe he retired and attended law school at the University of Ottawa.[4]

He was an analyst for televised Ottawa Senators games on A Ottawa during the 2007-08 season. In the week of June 23, 2008, he presented the sportscast for A-News at 6 and 11 pm.

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
All-ECAC Hockey Rookie Team 1989–90


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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Andre Faust
ECAC Hockey Rookie of the Year
Succeeded by
Geoff Finch