| 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
200 lb (91 kg)
| NHL Team (P)|
| Colorado Avalanche|
Lake Erie Monsters (AHL)
Atlantic City Boardwalk Bullies
Hartford Wolf Pack
|Born|| March 2 1981,|
Glenview, IL, USA
|NHL Draft|| 119th overall, 2000|
|Pro Career||2003 – present|
Fahey was drafted 199th overall in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft by the Colorado Avalanche. Fahey played collegiate hockey with the University of Wisconsin in the WCHA. Fahey, an USNTDP product, was named in the WCHA All-Rookie team in 2000. Following his senior year in 2002-03, and unsigned from the Avalanche, Fahey made his professional debut in the 2003-04 season primarily in the ECHL with the Atlantic City Boardwalk Bullies.
After brief call-ups to the Worcester IceCats of the AHL during the next two-seasons, Fahey was invited to the Dallas Stars training camp for the 2005-06 season. Fahey was then signed to a one year contract with the Stars on September 20, 2005. Brian was then assigned to Stars affiliate, the Iowa Stars for the season.
On August 31, 2006, Fahey was signed by the Chicago Wolves of the AHL. After his first season with the Wolves in the 2006-07, he was awarded the "Tim Breslin Unsung Hero Award" - Given annually to the Wolves player who best typifies the on-ice spirit and team-first attitude of Tim Breslin. In the 2007-08 season, Fahey was apart of the Wolves Calder Cup Championship team, scoring 10 points in 24 playoff contests.
On July 16, 2009, Fahey was traded by the Rangers to his original draft team, the Colorado Avalanche, for Nigel Williams. He was assigned to Avalanche AHL affiliate, the Lake Erie Monsters, to begin the 2009-10 season. On November 27, 2009, Fahey finally received his first NHL recall, however, he never made his debut with the Avalanche. Brian finished the season leading Lake Erie with 11 goals in 71 games.
Awards & achievementsEdit
Regular season and playoffsEdit
|1997–98||U.S. National Development Team||USDP||61||7||21||28||55||—||—||—||—||—|
|1998–99||U.S. National Development Team||USDP||58||10||9||19||38||—||—||—||—||—|
|1999–00||U. of Wisconsin||WCHA||41||6||11||17||40||—||—||—||—||—|
|2000–01||U. of Wisconsin||WCHA||38||1||5||6||16||—||—||—||—||—|
|2001–02||U. of Wisconsin||WCHA||38||2||8||10||55||—||—||—||—||—|
|2002–03||U. of Wisconsin||WCHA||39||5||4||9||34||—||—||—||—||—|
|2003–04||Atlantic City Boardwalk Bullies||ECHL||55||11||26||37||49||2||0||0||0||2|
|2004–05||Atlantic City Boardwalk Bullies||ECHL||46||10||16||26||47||3||0||2||2||0|
|2008–09||Hartford Wolf Pack||AHL||66||4||20||24||67||5||0||1||1||6|
|2009–10||Lake Erie Monsters||AHL||71||11||14||25||97||—||—||—||—||—|
|Junior int'l totals||6||1||0||1||4|