Benoît Gratton

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Benoît Gratton
EBEL Play Off 2014 Viertelfinale EC VSV vs. UPC Vienna Capitals (13241566253).jpg
Born (1976-12-28) 28 December 1976 (age 38)
Montreal, QC, CAN
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 194 lb (88 kg; 13 st 12 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Left
EBEL team
Former teams
Vienna Capitals
Washington Capitals
Calgary Flames
Montreal Canadiens
HC Lugano
Hamburg Freezers
NHL Draft 105th overall, 1995
Washington Capitals
Playing career 1996–2014

Benoît Jacques Joseph Gratton (born 28 December 1976 in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian professional ice hockey forward currently playing and Captaining the Vienna Capitals of the Austrian Hockey League (EBEL).

Selected 105th overall by the Washington Capitals in the 1995 NHL Entry Draft, Gratton spent several seasons in the Capitals' system before he was traded to the Calgary Flames in 1999. After spending several seasons in the Flames' organization, he was claimed on waivers in 2001 by the Montreal Canadiens. Since 2004, Gratton has been playing hockey in Europe and is entering his seventh season of playing for the Vienna Capitals.[1]


  1. ^ "Phil Horsky remains; first base squad fixed" (in German). Vienna Capitals. 2014-04-14. Retrieved 2014-04-14. 

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