Owen Fussey

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Owen Fussey
Owen Fussey.jpg
Born (1983-04-02) April 2, 1983 (age 31)
Winnipeg, MB, CAN
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shoots Left
EIHL team
Former teams
Coventry Blaze
Washington Capitals
Edinburgh Capitals
NHL Draft 90th overall, 2001
Washington Capitals
Playing career 2003–present

Owen Fussey (born April 2, 1983 in Winnipeg, Manitoba) is a Canadian ice hockey forward, currently playing for the Coventry Blaze of the British Elite Ice Hockey League.

He was selected 90th overall in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft by the Washington Capitals.

Playing career[edit]

Fussey spent four seasons in Canada's Western Hockey League (WHL) with the Calgary Hitmen and Moose Jaw Warriors before moving to the American Hockey League (AHL) in 2003. That same season he was called up to the National Hockey League (NHL) to play in four games for the Washington Capitals, in which he scored 1 point for an assist.

Fussey spent the next three seasons in the AHL, playing for the Portland Pirates, Hershey Bears (winning the Calder Cup in the 2005-06 season) and Toronto Marlies before moving to the East Coast Hockey League in 2006, spending two seasons with the Columbia Inferno.

In 2008 Fussey moved to Europe to play in the Italian Serie A league for HC Fassa, and moved to Britain the following season with Edinburgh Capitals in the Elite Ice Hockey League (EIHL).[1]

In 2010 Fussey was signed by the EIHL champions Coventry Blaze.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1998-99 St. Boniface Saints MJHL Statistics Unavailable
1999-00 Calgary Hitmen WHL 51 7 6 13 35 12 3 4 7 2
2000-01 Calgary Hitmen WHL 48 15 10 25 33 12 2 1 3 6
2001-02 Calgary Hitmen WHL 72 43 27 70 61 7 3 1 4 4
2002-03 Calgary Hitmen WHL 39 17 18 35 31 - - - - -
2002-03 Moose Jaw Warriors WHL 27 24 12 36 20 13 6 6 12 10
2003-04 Portland Pirates AHL 69 6 7 13 23 7 0 0 0 5
2003-04 Washington Capitals NHL 4 0 1 1 0 - - - - -
2004-05 Portland Pirates AHL 71 14 12 26 26 - - - - -
2005-06 Hershey Bears AHL 50 2 10 12 38 1 0 0 0 0
2006-07 Toronto Marlies AHL 14 1 1 2 4 - - - - -
2006-07 Columbia Inferno ECHL 53 25 20 45 41 - - - - -
2007-08 Columbia Inferno ECHL 68 17 23 40 41 13 1 1 2 4
2008-09 HC Fassa Serie A 42 17 10 27 14 - - - - -
2009-10 Edinburgh Capitals EIHL 49 35 31 66 30 - - - - -
2010-11 Coventry Blaze EIHL 34 24 15 39 10 - - - - -
2011-12 Coventry Blaze EIHL 53 35 28 63 34
NHL totals 4 0 1 1 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Capitals decide to get Fussey". Edinburgh Capitals. 2009-08-19. 
  2. ^ "Fussey moves to Blaze". Coventry Blaze. 2009-05-20. 

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