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Brent Burns
Brent Burns
Number: 8
Height: 6' 5"
Weight: 230
Shoots: Right
Born: Mar 9, 1985  (Age 31)
Birthplace: Barrie, ON, Canada
Hometown: Barrie
Drafted: MIN / 2003 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (20th overall)


Set team record for goals (17), points (46) and shots (170) by a defenseman...Recorded career-high 29 assists…Ranked third in goals, tied for third in PPG, 12th in TOI/game (25:02) and tied for 14th in scoring among NHL defensemen...Ranked tied for first on team with eight PPG, second in PIM and tied for fourth in hits (133)...Posted season-best +3 rating vs. DAL (4/10)...Notched seven hits at DET (4/3) and at DAL (12/4)...Registered career-high eight shots at STL (3/29)...Skated season-high 33:24 vs. CBJ (3/19)...Set career-high and team record for goals by defenseman with 16th goal vs. CHI (2/28)...Recorded assist in 18:13 of ice time at 2011 NHL All-Star Game...Tallied 11 points (5-6=11) in 14 December games...Established career-high three-game goal streak (3-0=3, 12/9-12)...Recorded GWG goal in 3-2 OT win at LA (12/11)...Registered first career two goal game with two PPGs at CBJ (11/6)...Collected 100th career assist vs. VAN (10/19)...Suspended two games for careless use of stick (11/13).
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