Michael Stewart (ice hockey)

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Michael Stewart
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Born (1972-05-30) May 30, 1972 (age 42)
Calgary, AB, CAN
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 210 lb (95 kg; 15 st 0 lb)
Position coaching
Shot Left
Austrian team
Former teams
Frankfurt Lions
Manitoba Moose
Springfield Falcons
Detroit Vipers
Binghamton Rangers
NHL Draft 13th overall, 1990
New York Rangers
Playing career 1992–2010

Michael Stewart (born May 30, 1972) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He was drafted in the first round, thirteenth overall, of the 1990 NHL Entry Draft by the New York Rangers, but never played a game in the NHL.

Stewart played for the AHL's Binghamton Rangers for three seasons before bouncing around to several AHL and IHL teams, as well as time with the Canadian National Team. He has been a member of VSV EC since 2001. After an 18 year playing career Stewart retired as a member of the EC VSV. He is one of 4 players in the history of EC VSV hockey to have his jersey number retired. After one year as assistant coach with his old club he took over as Head Coach. Now[when?] he is coaching the Fischtown Pinguins Bremerhaven in the second German league (ESBG).

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Preceded by
Steven Rice
New York Rangers first round draft pick
Succeeded by
Alexei Kovalev