Wade Brookbank

Basics

Type: 
Out of Organization
Position: 
Left Wing
Shoots/Catches: 
Left
Height: 
6.04
Weight: 
227
Born: 
09/29/1977
Age: 
31
Hometown: 
Lanigan, SASK
Acquired: 
Acquired from the Carolina Hurricanes in a trade on February 7, 2009
Last Team: 
Carolina (CAR)
Projects As: 
Utility enforcer
Depth Chart Weight: 
-4

Draft Info

Draft Status: 
Undrafted

Contract

Contract Status: 
Signed
Waiver Status: 
Waiver Eligible
Signing Date: 
07/01/2008
Contract Length: 
1 year
Cap Number: 
$475 000
Contract End Year: 
2009
Contract End Status: 
UFA
Salary: 
$475 000

Scouting Report

Strengths: 

Works very hard to improve his game. Can line up both on defense and either wing position. Is a renowned pugilist and team-oriented individual.

Weaknesses: 

Doesn't own the necessary skills to play regularly at the NHL level. His skating weakness could be exposed if given too much ice time on the back end.

Projection: 

Utility enforcer

Statistics