Chicago Blackhawks
Andrew Brunette
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POSITION: Left Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 1"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 215
BIRTHDATE: 08/24/1973
BIRTHPLACE: Sudbury, ON, CAN
DRAFTED: WSH: 1993-174 overall
OHL First All-Star Team (1993) Canadian Major Junior Second All-Star Team (1993) AHL Second All-Star Team (1995) Claimed by Nashville from Washington in Expansion Draft, June 26, 1998. Traded to Atlanta by Nashville for Atlanta's 5th round choice (Matt Hendricks) in 2000 Entry Draft, June 21, 1999. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, July 17, 2001. Signed as a free agent by Colorado, August 6, 2005. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, July 1, 2008. Signed as a free agent by Chicago, July 1, 2011. Officially announced his retirement, February 13, 2013.

2010-11: Ranked third on the Wild with 18 goals, fourth with 28 assists and shared third with 46 points in 82 regular-season tilts … Was one of three MIN skaters to appear in all 82 games … Tied for the club lead with eight power-play goals ... Registered three game-winning goals and eight multi-point games, including three two-goal games … Reached the 450 career assists milestone on April 10 with two helpers against DAL… Totaled three assists, including 700th career point vs. STL on March 26.

2009-10: One of only two players to play in all 82 games … Second on MIN with 61 points and 25 goals (25G, 36A) … Shared third on the club with 36 assists … Netted a team-high 12 PPG, matching his career high … Notched three GWG and 11 multi-point games.

2008-09:
Second on the team with 50 points and 22 goals in 80 games … Third on the team with nine PPG … Registered 13 multi-point games and three GWG.

2007-08:
One of three COL players to appear in all 82 games … Second on COL with 59 points, 40 assists and seven PPG … Netted two GWG … Tallied 14 multi-point games  … Appeared in 10 postseason games, sharing second on the team with eight points (5G, 3A) … Paced COL with three PPG during playoffs.

2006-07:
Shared second on MIN with NHL career-high 83 points and 56 assists … Ranked fourth on the club with an NHL career-high 27 goals … Averaged 1.01 points per game … Netted nine PPG (fourth on team) and GWG … Registered 22 multi-point games, including five three-point outings … Netted a hat trick on Dec. 19 at EDM, one of five multi-goal games.

2005-06:
Third on the team with 63 points (24G, 39A), 11 PPG and two GWG in 82 games … Posted an NHL career-high 48 penalty minutes … Tallied 13 multi-point games … Appeared in nine playoff games, tying for first on the club with nine points and six assists … Netted GWG in 3-2 overtime victory over DAL on April 30 to advance COL to the Western Conference Semifinals.

2003-04:
Only player to skate in all 82 games with MIN … First on team with 34 assists and seven PPG … Ranked second on MIN with 49 points (15G, 34A) and three GWG … Third on team with 15 goals … Recorded three-point game (G, 2A), including GWG vs. PHX on Dec. 15.

2002-03: Tallied 46 points (18G, 28A) in 82 games, including nine PPG and two GWG … Scored two goals, including GWG, on Oct. 24 at Chicago … Tied for second on team with 13 points and seven goals in 18 playoff appearances … Registered a three-point game with two assists and overtime GWG at COL on April 22 to advance MIN to Western Conference Semifinals.

2001-02:
Paced team with 69 points and 48 assists in 81 games played during first year with MIN … Second on team with 21 goals … Shared first with 10 PPG … Registered 18 multi-point games, including two three-point and two four-point outings.

2000-01: Second on team with 59 points, 15 goals and 44 assists in 77 games with ATL … Led team with career-high four GWG … Tallied 13 multi-point games, including a four-assist game on Dec. 19 at LAK.

1999-2000:
Led ATL with 50 points, 23 goals and 27 assists in 81 games … Second on the club with nine PPG … Recorded two GWG and seven multi-point games, including two three-point games.

1998-99:
Totaled 31 points (11G, 20A) in 77 games with NSH … Second on the team with seven PPG … Scored franchise’s first goal on Oct. 13, 1998 in 3-2 victory over CAR.

1997-98:
Registered 23 points (11G, 12A) in 28 games with WSH … Tallied 67 points (21G, 46A) in 43 games with the American Hockey League’s Portland Pirates.

1996-97: Compiled 11 points (4G, 7A) in 23 games with WSH … Netted two PPG … Posted 73 points (22G, 51A) in 50 games with Portland.

1995-96:
Racked up six points (3G, 3A) in 11 games with WSH … Made NHL debut on Jan. 17, 1996 at Chicago … Registered career highs with 94 points, 66 assists and 125 PIM in 69 games with Portland.

1994-95:
Posted 80 points and a career-high 30 goals in 79 games with Portland in his first full professional season.

1993-94:
Held pointless in three games with AHL Providence Bruins … Posted 20 points (9, 11) in 23 games with Portland … Recorded 30 points (12G, 18A) in 20 games with East Coast Hockey League’s Hampton Roads Admirals.