43 T.J. Brennan

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Name
T.J. Brennan
Nationality
usa United States
Position
Defenseman
Date of Birth
April 3, 1989
Hometown
Moorestown, NJ
Age
28
Height
6'1"
Weight
213
Current Team
Lehigh Valley Phantoms
  • Years Pro: 9th Season
  • Draft: Buffalo Sabres (2007), Round 2, #31 overall
  • 2016-17 Stats:
  • Lehigh Valley (AHL) 76 games, 21g, 39a, 60pts, 101pim

— Led Phantoms in scoring last season with 60 points (21 goals, 39 assists). Third time Brennan has led team in scoring (Lehigh Valley, 2016-17; Toronto, 2015-16, 2013-14)
— Named to AHL First All-Star Team three times (2013-14, 2015-16, 2016-17)
— Led AHL defenders in goals three times (25, 2013-14; 25, 2015-16; 21, 2016-17). Led AHL blueliners in points three times (72, 2013-14; 68, 2015-16; 60, 2016-17)
— Moved into sole possession of 2nd place all-time among AHL defensemen (130 goals) with 3 goals in 7-4 win at Utica on February 19, 2017
— Recorded 3rd career AHL hat trick with 3 goals in 7-4 win at Utica on February 19, 2017
— Named to AHL All-Star Classic 4 times (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
— Signed multi-year contract with Philadelphia Flyers on July 5, 2016
— Led AHL defensemen in goals (25), points (68) and power play goals (9) during 2015-16 season. Finished 2nd with 38 assists and 3rd with +34 rating
— Finished T-3rd among all AHL skaters in scoring during 2015-16 season (68 points) and 3rd in +/- (+34)
— Two-time Eddie Shore Award recipient (AHL’s best defenseman) (2013-14, 2015-16)
— Teammates with Phil Varone during 2011-12 and 2012-13 seasons (Rochester)
— 53 career NHL games (Buffalo, Toronto) (5 goals, 8 assists, 13 points, 29 penalty minutes)
— First NHL Goal: November 23, 2011, Toronto vs. Boston (NHL debut)
— First Pro Goal: January 12, 2010, Portland vs. Lowell
— Pro Debut: October 9, 2009, Portland at Albany
— Raymond Lagace Trophy winner (QMJHL defensive rookie of the year) (2006-07) (68 games, 16 goals, 25 assists, 41 points)