Jason McBain

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Jason McBain
Born (1974-04-12) April 12, 1974 (age 43)
Ilion, New York, USA
Height 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight 220 lb (100 kg; 15 st 10 lb)
Position Defense
Shot Right
Played for Springfield Falcons
Cleveland Lumberjacks
Providence Bruins
Quebec Citadelles
Grand Rapids Griffins
Fresno Falcons
Skelleftea AIK
Las Vegas Wranglers
Hartford Whalers
National team  United States
NHL Draft 81st overall, 1992
Hartford Whalers
Playing career 1994–2005

Jason Dale McBain (born April 12, 1974) is a former professional ice hockey defenseman. He was born in Ilion, New York to Dale and Eileen McBain, and raised in Kimberley, British Columbia. His brother Mike McBain also played professional hockey, for the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Career[edit]

McBain was signed as a 16-year-old by the Lethbridge Hurricanes of the Western Hockey League, until being traded to the Portland Winterhawks one season later, and played three seasons with the Winterhawks.

McBain was drafted 81st overall in the 1992 NHL Entry Draft by the Hartford Whalers. After McBain was drafted, he started out playing for his first of many minor league teams with the Springfield Falcons. Next season he got called up to the Hartford Whalers roster to start the season, only playing 3 games, and getting sent right back down to Springfield. This cycle went on for one last time after the Whalers sent him down after only 6 games with the team. From 1997 to 2000, McBain joined many minor league teams including the Providence Bruins, and Quebec Citadelles. After the 2000 season, he left North America to play in the DEL in Germany. Playing for the Essen Mosquitoes and Revier Lions. Then he moved over to Sweden to play for Skelleftea AIK for less than half a season before moving back to North America. For the last 2 seasons of his career, he became the first captain of the Las Vegas Wranglers franchise. Before retiring in 2005.

He is currently residing in Portland, Oregon working as a Geologist/Civil Engineer.[citation needed]

Career statistics[edit]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1989–90 Kimberley Dynamiters RMJHL 37 20 38 58 77
1990–91 Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 52 2 7 9 39 1 0 0 0 0
1991–92 Lethbridge Hurricanes WHL 13 0 1 1 12
1991–92 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 54 9 23 32 95 6 1 0 1 13
1992–93 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 71 9 35 44 76 16 2 12 14 14
1993–94 Portland Winter Hawks WHL 63 15 51 66 86 10 2 7 9 14
1994–95 Springfield Falcons AHL 77 16 28 44 92
1995–96 Hartford Whalers NHL 3 0 0 0 0
1995–96 Springfield Falcons AHL 73 11 33 44 43 8 1 1 2 2
1996–97 Hartford Whalers NHL 6 0 0 0 0
1996–97 Springfield Falcons AHL 58 8 26 34 40 16 0 8 8 12
1997–98 Cleveland Lumberjacks IHL 65 8 22 30 62 3 0 2 2 2
1998–99 Las Vegas Thunder IHL 65 9 37 46 54
1998–99 Providence Bruins AHL 9 1 7 8 10 19 1 8 9 16
1999–00 Quebec Citadelles AHL 51 8 16 24 29
1999–00 Grand Rapids Griffins IHL 16 1 6 7 23 15 2 5 7 12
2000–01 Moskitos Essen DEL 55 6 10 16 26
2001–02 Revier Löwen Oberhausen DEL 59 4 23 27 38
2001–02 Fresno Falcons WCHL 7 0 7 7 2 15 2 4 6 6
2002–03 Skelleftea AIK Allsvenskan 19 3 9 12 20
2002–03 Fresno Falcons WCHL 39 8 17 25 24
2003–04 Las Vegas Wranglers ECHL 72 11 44 55 80 5 0 2 2 4
2004–05 Las Vegas Wranglers ECHL 65 8 32 40 57
NHL totals 9 0 0 0 0

External links[edit]

Jason McBain career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database