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Sheldon Brookbank (right) fights Donald Brashear
Born October 3, 1980 (1980-10-03) (age 29),
Lanigan, SK, CAN
Height
Weight
6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Right
NHL team
F. teams
Anaheim Ducks
Nashville Predators
New Jersey Devils
NHL Draft undrafted
Career 2001 – present

Sheldon Brookbank (born October 3, 1980 in Lanigan, Saskatchewan) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who currently plays for the Anaheim Ducks of the National Hockey League. He is the younger brother of Wade Brookbank who currently plays in the Pittsburgh Penguins organization and is also the cousin of former NHL player Geoff Sanderson.

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Playing career

Brookbank played three seasons with the Humboldt Broncos of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League, before turning pro. He played one season with the Mississippi Sea Wolves of the ECHL, and then played two seasons with the Grand Rapids Griffins of the AHL.

Brookbank was then signed by the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim, and played two seasons with their AHL affiliate, the Cincinnati Mighty Ducks. He was not re-signed, and in August 2005, he signed a contract with the Predators.

In the 2005–06 season with the Predators' affiliate, the Milwaukee Admirals, Brookbank had 9 goals, 35 points, and 232 penalty minutes.

The 2006–07 season saw Brookbank see his first time in the NHL. He appeared in 3 games with the Predators, and had 1 assist and 12 penalty minutes. He won the Eddie Shore Award as the American Hockey League's Outstanding Defenceman and was an AHL First Team All-Star. While in the AHL that season, he led all defencemen in points at 53 points.

On July 2, 2007, Brookbank was signed by the Blue Jackets. He joined the Devils on October 2, 2007 after being waived by the Blue Jackets. He played in 44 games with the Devils in the 2007–08 season, and had 8 assists.

On February 3, 2009, Brookbank was traded to the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for the rights to David McIntyre.[1] He finished the season with one goal and three assists.

Career statistics

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1998–99 Humboldt Broncos SJHL 61 205
1999–00 Humboldt Broncos SJHL 59 13 29 42 240
2000–01 Humboldt Broncos SJHL 59 14 35 49 281
2001–02 Mississippi Sea Wolves ECHL 62 8 21 29 137 10 1 4 5 27
2001–02 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 6 0 1 1 24
2002–03 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 69 2 11 13 136 15 1 3 4 28
2003–04 Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL 74 2 9 11 216 9 0 2 2 20
2004–05 Cincinnati Mighty Ducks AHL 60 1 11 12 181 11 0 0 0 40
2005–06 Milwaukee Admirals AHL 73 9 26 35 232 21 1 8 9 49
2006–07 Milwaukee Admirals AHL 78 15 38 53 176 4 0 0 0 6
2006–07 Nashville Predators NHL 3 0 1 1 12
2007–08 New Jersey Devils NHL 44 0 8 8 63
2007–08 Lowell Devils NHL 1 0 0 0 5
2008–09 New Jersey Devils NHL 15 0 0 0 25
2008–09 Anaheim Ducks NHL 29 1 3 4 51 13 0 0 0 18
NHL totals 91 1 12 13 151 13 0 0 0 18

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