Jason Bailey (born 4 June 1987 in Ottawa, Ontario) is a professional ice hockey right winger who was selected by Anaheim Mighty Ducks in the 3rd round (#63 overall) of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft. He currently plays for the Binghamton Senators.
Bailey played 35 regular season games and 2 playoff games in the ECHL with the Bakersfield Condors registering two assists and 44 penalty minutes. He also played two games in American Hockey League with the Iowa Chops.
On 4 September 2009 the Anaheim Ducks traded Bailey to the Ottawa Senators for Shawn Weller. Bailey was assigned to the American Hockey League where he played in 62 regular-season games with the Binghamton Senators, scoring seven points with 78 penalty minutes.
On January 25, 2011, NBC Sports reported that Bailey, who is Jewish, had filed a lawsuit against the Ducks organization alleging "a barrage of antisemitic, offensive and degrading verbal attacks" by members of the coaching staff of the Bakersfield Condors (a Ducks' minor league affiliate). Bailey engaged attorney Keith Fink, who is suing current Condors head coach Marty Raymond, former assistant coach Mark Pederson, the Ducks and the Condors for damages. On January 27, ESPN.com released details of court documents filed by Fink and reported that the NHL is also now investigating.
- ↑ Report: Jason Bailey sues Anaheim Ducks for ‘multiple verbal anti-Semitic attacks’ | ProHockeyTalk. Prohockeytalk.nbcsports.com. Retrieved on January 26, 2011.
- ↑ Baxter, Kevin. "Former Ducks minor league player says he faced anti-Semitic remarks", January 26, 2011. Retrieved on January 27, 2011.
- ↑ "US Jewish ice hockey player sues club for anti-Semitism", January 26, 2011. Retrieved on January 27, 2011.
- ↑ Burnside, Scott. "Details emerge of Jason Bailey's suit", January 28, 2011. Retrieved on January 28, 2011.