|Born||February 10, 1987 |
Vadnais Heights, Minnesota
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight||198 lb (90 kg; 14 st 2 lb)|
|NHL team||San Jose Sharks|
|National team||United States|
|NHL Draft||201st overall, 2007|
San Jose Sharks
Justin Braun (born Justin Timothy Braun on February 10, 1987) is an American professional ice hockey player who currently plays for the San Jose Sharks of the National Hockey League (NHL).
Playing Career[edit | edit source]
Justin was drafted by the Sharks 201st overall in the 7th round of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.
He played four seasons at University of Massachusetts Amherst for the UMass Minutemen.
On November 26, 2010, Justin made his NHL debut against the Vancouver Canucks. The next night, he earned his first point in a game against the Edmonton Oilers.
On December 2, 2010 (in his fourth game), he scored his first NHL goal against Pascal Leclaire of the Ottawa Senators.
On October 4, 2013 (in a game against the Vancouver Canucks), Justin scored his first goal since February 21, 2012 making it an 85-game stretch without scoring a goal.
Career Statistics[edit | edit source]
|2004–05||Green Bay Gamblers||USHL||10||0||0||0||2||—||—||—||—||—|
|2005–06||Green Bay Gamblers||USHL||59||2||11||13||69||3||0||0||0||2|
|2010–11||San Jose Sharks||NHL||28||2||9||11||2||1||0||0||0||0|
|2011–12||San Jose Sharks||NHL||66||2||9||11||23||5||0||0||0||15|
|2012–13||San Jose Sharks||NHL||41||0||7||7||6||11||0||1||1||0|
International Statistics[edit | edit source]
Awards & Achievements[edit | edit source]
- All-Hockey East Rookie Team (2006–07)
- All-Hockey East Second Team (2008–09)
- All-Hockey East First Team (2009–10)
- 2009–10: NCAA East Second All-American Team
Personal Life[edit | edit source]
Justin is currently engaged to Jessica Lysiak (a private chef) who is also the daughter of ice hockey player Tom Lysiak.