Peter Ciavaglia

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Peter Ciavaglia
Born (1969-07-15) July 15, 1969 (age 51)
Albany, NY, USA
Height 5 ft 10 in (178 cm)
Weight 180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)
Position Center
Shot Left
Played for Buffalo Sabres
Rochester Americans
Leksands IF
National team  United States
NHL Draft 145th overall, 1987
Calgary Flames
Playing career 1991–2000

Peter Anthony Ciavaglia (born July 15, 1969 in Albany, New York and raised in Buffalo, New York) is a retired American professional ice hockey center. After graduating from Nichols School in Buffalo, NY in 1987, Peter was selected in that year's NHL Entry Draft by the Calgary Flames. Deciding to take the college route, he played four seasons at Harvard University, where he was part of the 1989 national championship team, and eventually played in five games in the National Hockey League with the Buffalo Sabres. He spent most of his professional career in the International Hockey League with the Detroit Vipers.

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
All-ECAC Hockey Rookie Team 1987–88 [1]
ECAC Hockey All-Tournament Team 1988
All-ECAC Hockey Second Team 1988–89 [2]
All-ECAC Hockey First Team 1990–91 [2]
AHCA East Second-Team All-American 1990–91 [3]


  1. ^ "ECAC All-Rookie Teams". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013.
  2. ^ a b "ECAC All-Teams". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013.
  3. ^ "Men's Ice Hockey Award Winners" (PDF). Retrieved June 11, 2013.

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Dave Gagnon
ECAC Hockey Player of the Year
Succeeded by
Daniel Laperrière