Louie DeBrusk

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Louie DeBrusk
Born (1971-03-19) March 19, 1971 (age 43)
Cambridge, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 225 lb (102 kg; 16 st 1 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Left
Played for Edmonton Oilers (19911997)
Tampa Bay Lightning (1997–1998)
Phoenix Coyotes (19982001)
Chicago Blackhawks (2002–2003)
NHL Draft 49th overall, 1989
New York Rangers
Playing career 1991–2003

Louis Dennis DeBrusk (born March 19, 1971 in Cambridge, Ontario) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. DeBrusk played 401 NHL games with the Edmonton Oilers, Tampa Bay Lightning, Phoenix Coyotes and Chicago Blackhawks after being drafted from the London Knights. DeBrusk was raised in Port Elgin, Ontario and played junior hockey with the Port Elgin Bears and Stratford Cullitons before joining the Knights. DeBrusk was renowned for his fighting skills and racked up 1161 penalty minutes over the course of his career. He is 6'1" and his playing weight was 225 lbs.

Previously he worked as the colour analyst for the Phoenix Coyotes radio broadcasts. On September 2, 2008, DeBrusk was announced as the new colour analyst for Rogers Sportsnet Edmonton Oilers television broadcasts. DeBrusk replaced former analyst Ray Ferraro.

Career statistics[edit]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1988-89 London Knights OHL 59 11 11 22 149 19 1 1 2 43
1989–90 London Knights OHL 61 21 19 40 198 6 2 2 4 24
1990–91 London Knights OHL 61 31 33 64 223 7 2 2 4 14
1990–91 Binghamton Rangers AHL 2 0 0 0 7 2 0 0 0 9
1991–92 Cape Breton Oilers AHL 28 2 2 4 73
1991–92 Edmonton Oilers NHL 25 2 1 3 124
1992–93 Edmonton Oilers NHL 51 8 2 10 205
1993–94 Cape Breton Oilers AHL 5 3 1 4 73
1993–94 Edmonton Oilers NHL 48 4 6 10 185
1994–95 Edmonton Oilers NHL 34 2 0 2 93
1995-96 Edmonton Oilers NHL 38 1 3 4 96
1996-97 Edmonton Oilers NHL 32 2 0 2 94 6 0 0 0 4
1997–98 San Antonio Dragons IHL 17 7 4 11 130
1997–98 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 54 1 2 3 166
1998–99 Las Vegas Thunder IHL 26 3 6 9 160
1998–99 Long Beach Ice Dogs IHL 24 5 5 10 134
1998–99 Springfield Falcons AHL 3 1 0 1 0
1998–99 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 15 0 0 0 34 6 2 0 2 6
1999–00 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 61 4 3 7 78 3 0 0 0 0
2000–01 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 39 0 0 0 79
2001–02 Quebec Citadelles AHL 9 0 0 0 44
2001–02 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 20 3 5 8 42 13 1 0 1 30
2002–03 Norfolk Admirals AHL 20 1 0 1 10
2002–03 Chicago Blackhawks NHL 4 0 0 0 7
2003–04 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 12 0 0 0 12
NHL totals 401 24 17 41 1161 15 2 0 2 10

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