Chris Bruton

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Chris Bruton
Born (1987-01-23) January 23, 1987 (age 29)
Calgary, AB, CAN
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 176 lb (80 kg; 12 st 8 lb)
Position Centre
Shoots Right
EIHL team
Former teams
Coventry Blaze
Peoria Rivermen
Bridgeport Sound Tigers
Grand Rapids Griffins
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2011–present

Chris Bruton (born January 23, 1987) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player, who is currently playing for the Coventry Blaze of the Elite Ice Hockey League (EIHL).

Playing career[edit]

On May 21, 2013, the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League (NHL) signed Chris to a one-year, two-way contract.[1] After attending the Islanders 2013 training camp, he was assigned to Captain AHL affiliate, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, for the duration of the 2013–14 season.

On July 30, 2015, Bruton left the AHL and signed a one-year contract with Scottish club, Braehead Clan of the EIHL,[2] before being traded to Coventry Blaze.

Career statistics[edit]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2011–12 Alaska Aces ECHL 27 6 7 13 60 4 0 3 3 19
2011–12 Peoria Rivermen AHL 38 2 3 5 66
2012–13 Peoria Rivermen AHL 69 4 6 10 134
2013–14 Bridgeport Sound Tigers AHL 41 2 2 4 91
2014–15 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 52 2 2 4 124
AHL totals 200 10 13 23 415

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bruton agrees to terms with Islanders". New York Islanders. 2013-05-21. Retrieved 2013-05-22. 
  2. ^ "Bruton brings edge to Clan". Braehead Clan. 2015-07-30. Retrieved 2015-07-30. 

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