Brian Lee

Basics

Type: 
Out of Organization
Position: 
Defense
Shoots/Catches: 
Right
Height: 
6.03
Weight: 
201
Born: 
03/26/1987
Age: 
27
Hometown: 
Moorhead, MN
Acquired: 
Acquired in a trade with Ottawa on February 27, 2012
Last Team: 
Tampa Bay (NHL)
Projects As: 
Puck-moving depth defenseman
Depth Chart Weight: 
11

Draft Info

Draft Status: 
Drafted
Draft Year: 
2005
Draft Type: 
NHL Entry Draft
Drafted By: 
Ottawa Senators
Round: 
1
Pick No.: 
9
Draft Team: 
Lincoln (USHL)

Contract

Contract Status: 
Signed
Waiver Status: 
Waiver Eligible
Signing Date: 
06/28/2012
Contract Type: 
One-way
Contract Length: 
2 years
Cap Number: 
$1 150 000
Contract Start Year: 
2012
Contract End Year: 
2014
Contract End Status: 
UFA
Salary: 
$1 000 000
Salary: 
$1 300 000

Scouting Report

Strengths: 

Has very good size and all-around upside. Is smooth on his skates and is at his best when limiting mistakes in the defensive zone.

Weaknesses: 

Needs to get nastier in order to take full advantage of his big frame. Needs more work in terms of defensive-zone coverage. Lacks consistency on offense.

Projection: 

Puck-moving depth defenseman.

Statistics

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 Season Team League GP G A TP PIM      Playoffs GP G A TP PIM 
 2003-2004 Moorhead HighUSHS29 10 3848 -|        
  Billings BullsNAHL5 0 00 2|        
 2004-2005 Moorhead HighUSHS25 12 2638 -|        
  Lincoln StarsUSHL12 0 33 4|Playoffs4 2 35
  USA U20WJC-207 0 00 4|        
 2005-2006 Univ. of North DakotaNCAA44 4 2327 44|        
  USA U20WJC-207 1 01 8|        
 2006-2007 Univ. of North DakotaNCAA38 2 2426 69|        
  USA U20WJC-207 0 00 14|        
 2007-2008 Ottawa SenatorsNHL6 0 11 4|Playoffs4 0 00
  Binghamton SenatorsAHL55 3 2225 51|        
 2008-2009 Ottawa SenatorsNHL53 2 1113 33|        
  Binghamton SenatorsAHL27 2 1012 41|        
 2009-2010 Ottawa SenatorsNHL23 2 13 12|        
  Binghamton SenatorsAHL41 3 1215 52|        
 2010-2011 Ottawa SenatorsNHL50 0 33 24|        
 2011-2012 Ottawa SenatorsNHL35 1 78 27|        
  Tampa Bay LightningNHL20 0 88 8|        
 2012-2013 Tampa Bay LightningNHL22 0 00 16|        
  Syracuse CrunchAHL11 0 11 25|Playoffs7 0 00
 2013-2014 Tampa Bay LightningNHL0 0 00 0|        
 2014-2015 Nashville PredatorsNHL- - -- -|        

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