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Wade Belak
Position Defenceman/forward
Shoots Right
6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
221 lb (100 kg)
NHL Team
F. Teams
Nashville Predators
Colorado Avalanche
Calgary Flames
Toronto Maple Leafs
Florida Panthers
Nationality Flag of Canada Canadian
Born July 3 1976 (1976-07-03) (age 40),
Saskatoon, SK, CAN
NHL Draft 12th overall, 1994
Quebec Nordiques
Pro Career 1996 – present

Wade Belak (born July 3, 1976 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan to August 31, 2011) was a Canadian professional hockey forward and defenceman for the Nashville Predators of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was drafted by the Quebec Nordiques in the 1994 NHL Entry Draft, 12th Overall. He has played for the Colorado Avalanche, Calgary Flames, Toronto Maple Leafs and Florida Panthers.

Playing careerEdit

In 2004–05 he played for Coventry Blaze in the British Elite Ice Hockey League (EIHL) during the NHL lockout. Belak won man of the match a number of times and was voted to the 2004-2005 EIHL All-Star team at the end of the season.

Until December 4, 2007 Belak was on pace to set a Leafs record for most consecutive games without a goal. He went 143 games until he scored against the Nashville Predators. Wade Belak was traded to the Florida Panthers on February 26, 2008 for a 5th round draft pick in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft. Belak was traded to the Nashville Predators in exchange for Nick Tarnasky on November 27, 2008. In addition to Wade Belaks success as a hockey play he also has had many appearences in movies

Career statistics Edit

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1992–93 Saskatoon Blades WHL 70002370000
1993–94 Saskatoon Blades WHL 69413172261622443
1994–95 Saskatoon Blades WHL 7241418290900036
1994–95 Cornwall Aces AHL 1112340
1995–96 Saskatoon Blades WHL 633151820740009
1995–96 Cornwall Aces AHL 50001820002
1996–97 Colorado Avalanche NHL 500011
1996–97 Hershey Bears AHL 651783201601161
1997–98 Hershey Bears AHL 1100030
1997–98 Colorado Avalanche NHL 811227
1998–99 Hershey Bears AHL 1701149
1998–99 Colorado Avalanche NHL 2200071
1998–99 Saint John Flames AHL 1202243601123
1998–99 Calgary Flames NHL 901123
1999–00 Calgary Flames NHL 40022122
2000–01 Calgary Flames NHL 2300029
2000–01 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 1611231
2001–02 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 631341421610118
2002–03 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 5536919620004
2003–04 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 34112109400014
2004–05 Coventry Blaze EIHL 4271017178
2005–06 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 55033109
2006–07 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 65033110
2007–08 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 3010166
2007–08 Florida Panthers NHL 1700012
2008–09 Florida Panthers NHL 1500025
2008–09 Nashville Predators NHL 3802254
NHL totals 495 8 23 31 1187 22 1 0 1 36
WHL totals 211 11 42 53 746 36 2 2 4 88
AHL totals 110 1 10 11 460 35 1 4 5 126

External links Edit

Preceded by
Adam Deadmarsh
Quebec Nordiques first round draft pick
Succeeded by
Jeff Kealty

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