Brett Seney

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Brett Seney
Born (1996-02-28) February 28, 1996 (age 23)
London, Ontario, Canada
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 156 lb (71 kg; 11 st 2 lb)
Position Left wing
Shoots Left
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
New Jersey Devils
Binghamton Devils (AHL)
NHL Draft 157th overall, 2015
New Jersey Devils
Playing career 2014–present

Brett Seney (born February 28, 1996) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player for the Binghamton Devils of the American Hockey League (AHL) while under contract to the New Jersey Devils of the National Hockey League (NHL). Seney was drafted by the Devils 157th overall in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.

Prior to turning professional, Seney played for Merrimack College where he was honoured as a Hockey East Third Team All-Star.

Playing career[edit]

Seney was selected 157th overall in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft by the New Jersey Devils. He was committed to play for Merrimack College in October 2015, but after a successful season with the Kingston Voyageurs he was asked to start a season earlier.[1] In his sophomore, junior, and senior season at Merrimack College, Seney was named to the Hockey East All-Academic Team. In his senior year he was named to the Hockey East Third Team All-Star.[2]

On March 16, 2018, at the conclusion of his senior season, Seney signed a two-year, entry-level contract with the Devils.[3] He was assigned to the Devils American Hockey League team, the Binghamton Devils, for the 2018–19 season.[4] On November 3, 2018, Seney made his NHL debut as the Devils lost 3–0 to the New York Islanders.[5] On November 11, Seney recorded his first career NHL goal in a 5–2 loss to the Winnipeg Jets.[6]

Personal life[edit]

His older brother Joe[7] attends the University of Oxford and plays for university's team in the British Universities Ice Hockey Association (BUIHA).[8][9]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2012–13 Kingston Voyageurs OJHL 49 3 7 10 18 15 2 0 2 8
2013–14 Kingston Voyageurs OJHL 49 26 43 69 67 11 5 7 12 12
2014–15 Merrimack College HE 34 11 15 26 55
2015–16 Merrimack College HE 32 8 18 26 34
2016–17 Merrimack College HE 36 10 21 31 38
2017–18 Merrimack College HE 37 13 19 32 48
2017–18 Binghamton Devils AHL 12 3 5 8 16
2018–19 Binghamton Devils AHL 26 3 16 19 48
2018–19 New Jersey Devils NHL 51 5 8 13 31
NHL totals 51 5 8 13 31

Awards and honours[edit]

Award Year
College
HE Third Team All-Star 2018 [2]
HE All-Academic Team 2016, 2017, 2018

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pyette, Ryan (March 6, 2015). "Londoner Brett Seney making mark on the ice at Merrimack College". The London Free Press. Retrieved November 8, 2018.
  2. ^ a b "BRETT SENEY". merrimackathletics.com. Retrieved November 8, 2018.
  3. ^ "Devils sign Brett Seney to entry-level contract". NHL.com. March 16, 2018. Retrieved November 4, 2018.
  4. ^ Ryan, Chris (August 8, 2018). "Why Devils' AHL coach believes Brett Seney will be a successful pro". nj.com. Retrieved November 8, 2018.
  5. ^ Gorman, Denis P. (November 4, 2018). "Greiss, Islanders blank Devils 3-0". AP News. Retrieved November 4, 2018. Devils LW Brett Seney made his NHL debut. The 157th pick in the 2015 draft was called up from the minors on Friday.
  6. ^ Billeck, Scott (November 11, 2018). "Scheifele, Jets hand Devils third straight loss". NHL.com. Retrieved November 11, 2018.
  7. ^ "Joey Seney - Elite Prospects". www.eliteprospects.com. Retrieved November 27, 2018.
  8. ^ Briand, Jessica (January 28, 2018). "Good People Doing Good Things: Joe Seney". Dalhousie Gazette. Retrieved November 27, 2018.
  9. ^ "#88 Joe Seney". www.buiha.org.uk. Retrieved November 27, 2018.

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