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Brian Leetch
Brian Leetch
Defenseman
Number: 2
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 190
Shoots: Left
Born: Mar 3, 1968
Birthplace: Corpus Christi, TX, United States
Hometown: Cheshire, Conn.
Drafted: NYR / 1986 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (9th overall)


WJC-A All-Star Team (1987) Hockey East First All-Star Team (1987) Hockey East Rookie of the Year (1987) Hockey East Player of the Year (1987) NCAA East First All-American Team (1987) NHL All-Rookie Team (1989) Calder Memorial Trophy (1989) NHL Second All-Star Team (1991, 1994, 1996) NHL First All-Star Team (1992, 1997) James Norris Memorial Trophy (1992, 1997) Conn Smythe Trophy (1994) Lester Patrick Trophy (2007) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1990, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2001, 2002) Traded to Edmonton by NY Rangers for Jussi Markkanen and Edmonton's 4th round choice (later traded to Toronto Toronto selected Roman Kukumberg), June 30, 2003. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 30, 2003. Traded to Toronto by NY Rangers with Edmonton's 4th round choice (previously acquired, Toronto selected Roman Kukumberg) in 2004 Entry Draft for Maxim Kondratiev, Jarkko Immonen, Toronto's 1st round choice (later traded to Calgary Calgary selected Kris Chucko) in 2004 Entry Draft and Toronto's 2nd round choice (Michael Sauer) in 2005 Entry Draft, March 3, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Boston, August 3, 2005. Officially announced his retirement, May 24, 2007.