Jimmy Bonneau

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Jimmy Bonneau
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Born (1985-03-22) March 22, 1985 (age 32)
Baie-Comeau, QC, CAN
Height 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight 225 lb (102 kg; 16 st 1 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shot Right
Played for Hamilton Bulldogs
Portland Pirates
Rochester Americans
Worcester Sharks
NHL Draft 241st overall, 2003
Montreal Canadiens
Playing career 2005–2016

Jimmy Bonneau (born March 22, 1985) is a former hockey forward who last played for the Rapid City Rush of the ECHL. He was drafted 241st overall in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft by the Montreal Canadiens.

Playing career[edit]

Bonneau started his career with the Montreal Rocket in the QMJHL and the next two seasons with the same franchise after it moved Prince Edward Island. During the 2005–06 season he played for Long Beach Ice Dogs in ECHL. In 2006–07 and 2007–08 season he split time with the Hamilton Bulldogs of the AHL and the Cincinnati Cyclones of the ECHL.

After spending two seasons with various organizations, he signed on July 2, 2010 an AHL contract with Hamilton to bring him back to the Canadiens' fold.[1]

On September 27, 2011, Bonneau was signed as a free-agent by the AHL's Worcester Sharks.[2]

After four seasons with the Worcester Sharks including their last season as a franchise in 2014–15, Bonneau as a free agent in the off-season signed a one-year deal in the ECHL with the Rapid City Rush on August 18, 2015. He announced his retirement on April 10, 2016.[3]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2002–03 Montreal Rocket QMJHL 65 1 5 6 261 7 0 0 0 12
2003–04 P.E.I. Rocket QMJHL 70 7 12 19 263 11 1 0 1 12
2004–05 P.E.I. Rocket QMJHL 70 11 11 22 234
2005–06 Long Beach Ice Dogs ECHL 65 1 5 6 137
2006–07 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 9 0 0 0 59
2006–07 Cincinnati Cyclones ECHL 46 2 5 7 89 10 0 0 0 23
2007–08 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 6 1 0 1 5
2007–08 Cincinnati Cyclones ECHL 18 0 4 4 61 3 0 0 0 0
2008–09 Portland Pirates AHL 46 0 6 6 122
2009–10 Rochester Americans AHL 57 4 2 6 187
2010–11 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 77 1 2 3 180 15 1 2 3 16
2011–12 Worcester Sharks AHL 54 2 3 5 168
2012–13 Worcester Sharks AHL 26 1 0 1 81
2013–14 Worcester Sharks AHL 45 2 3 5 106
2014–15 Worcester Sharks AHL 30 0 3 3 80
2015–16 Rapid City Rush ECHL 46 1 4 5 73
AHL totals 348 11 19 30 988 15 1 2 3 16

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bulldogs sign Jimmy Bonneau to contract". Hamilton Bulldogs. 2010-07-02. Retrieved 2010-07-02. 
  2. ^ "Worcester Sharks sign forward Jimmy Bonneau". Worcester Sharks. 2011-09-27. Retrieved 2011-09-27. 
  3. ^ "Rush add Kelly Cup Champion veteran to roster". Rapid City Rush. 2015-08-18. Retrieved 2015-08-18. 

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