|Born|| June 19 1989,|
Santa Ana, CA, USA
| 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m)|
187 lb (85 kg; 13 st 5 lb)
| NHL team (P)|
| Phoenix Coyotes|
Portland Pirates (AHL)
San Antonio Rampage
Las Vegas Wranglers
|NHL Draft|| 99th overall, 2008|
</div></div> Colin Long (born June 19, 1989) is an American professional ice hockey center with the Portland Pirates of the American Hockey League. He was drafted by the Phoenix Coyotes in the fourth round of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, 99th overall.
Long began his major junior career with the Kelowna Rockets of the WHL in 2005–06. After a 31-goal, 100-point campaign in his third season with the Rockets in 2007–08, he was named to the WHL East First All-Star Team. In the off-season, he was drafted by the Phoenix Coyotes in the fourth round, 99th overall, in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft. Late in his fourth season with the Rockets, he was named WHL Player of the Week on March 9, 2009, after recording 7 points in 3 games.
Prior to the 2009–10 season, Long turned professional by signing a three-year entry level contract with the Phoenix Coyotes on October 1, 2009. He was then assigned to AHL affiliate, the San Antonio Rampage, recording only four points in 29 games before suffering a season-ending head injury in January.
Career statistics Edit
|2009–10||San Antonio Rampage||AHL||29||2||2||4||10||—||—||—||—||—|
- Colin Long's career stats at Eliteprospects.com
- Colin Long's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database
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