Blake Evans
Position Centre
Shoots Left
6 ft 0 in (0 m)
202 lb (92 kg)
GET Team
F. Teams
Spokane Chiefs (WHL)
Tri-City Americans (WHL)
Regina Pats (WHL)
Peoria Rivermen (ECHL)
Worcester IceCats (AHL)
Peoria Rivermen (ECHL)
Milano Vipers (Serie A)
Nationality Flag of Canada Canadian
Born 2 July 1980 (1980-07-02) (age 40),
Kindersley, Saskatchewan, CAN
NHL Draft 251st overall, 1998
Washington Capitals
Pro Career 1996 – present

Blake Evans (born 2 July 1980 in Kindersley, Saskatchewan) is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre, who plays for Vålerenga in the Norwegian GET-ligaen.

Draft[edit | edit source]

Evans was drafted 251st overall by the Washington Capitals in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft but never played in the National Hockey League.

Career[edit | edit source]

Early career[edit | edit source]

He started his career with the WHL team Spokane Chiefs in 1996. After one and a half season, he was traded to the Tri-City Americans (also in the WHL) along with Regan Darby for Zenith Komarniski on 6 October 1997.[1]

On 8 January 2001, he was traded to Regina Pats. He made the WHL East Second All-Star Team the same year. A few months after he was re-signed as a free agent by the St. Louis Blues on 11 April 2001, and assigned to the Worcester IceCats and later the Peoria Rivermen.[1]

Moving abroad[edit | edit source]

On 30 August 2006, he was signed as a free agent by the Milano Vipers of the Italian Serie A.[2]

On 20 May 2008, he joined former team mate Regan Kelly in the Norwegian club Vålerenga.[3]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Blake Evans – Player profile. Retrieved on 19 September 2010.
  2. "Blake Evans nuovo regista rossoblu", 30 August 2006. Retrieved on 19 September 2010. (Italian) 
  3. "Spets til Vålerenga", 23 May 2008. Retrieved on 19 September 2010. (Norwegian) 

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