June 5, 1996|
Cross Lake, Manitoba, Canada
|Height||6 ft 2 in (188 cm)|
|Weight||194 lb (88 kg; 13 st 12 lb)|
|NHL team||Florida Panthers|
Keeper played junior hockey with the OCN Blizzard of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) from 2013 to 2017 and was named the league's Most Valuable Player for the 2016–17 season. He earned a scholarship to the University of Maine and played two seasons for the NCAA Division I Maine Black Bears, accumulating 57 points in 73 games.
Having gone undrafted into NHL, Keeper left the University of Maine to sign an entry-level contract with the Florida Panthers on March 21, 2019. He made his NHL debut on March 28 against the Ottawa Senators.
As a restricted free agent from the Panthers following the Return to Play qualifying series, Keeper was re-signed to a one-year, two-way contract on August 31, 2020.
|2012–13||Norway House North Stars||KJHL||29||6||28||34||66||2||0||0||0||8|
|2017–18||University of Maine||HE||37||6||16||22||88||—||—||—||—||—|
|2018–19||University of Maine||HE||36||7||15||22||58||—||—||—||—||—|
Awards and honours
|MJHL All-Rookie Team||2015|
|MJHL First All-Star Team||2016, 2017|
|Brian Kozak Award (MJHL Top Defenceman)||2017|
|Steve "Boomer" Hawrysh Award (MJHL Most Valuable Player)||2017|
|HE Third All-Star Team||2019|
- Warren, Ken (March 29, 2019). "Keeper's NHL debut is a story of inspiration and motivation for northern Canadian communities". Ottawa Sun.
- "Florida Panthers re-sign defenseman Brady Keeper to a one-year contract". Florida Panthers. August 31, 2020. Retrieved August 31, 2020.
- Friesen, Paul (March 21, 2019). "Against all odds, Cross Lake's Brady Keeper makes the NHL". Winnipeg Sun.
- Biographical information and career statistics from NHL.com, or Eliteprospects.com, or Hockey-Reference.com, or The Internet Hockey Database
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