Brandon Davidson
Born (1991-08-21)August 21, 1991,
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
Height
Weight
6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
217 lb (98 kg; 15 st 7 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Left
NHL team
F. teams
Montreal Canadiens
Edmonton Oilers
NHL Draft 162nd overall, 2010
Edmonton Oilers
Playing career 2011–present

Brandon Davidson (born August 21, 1991) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He is

currently playing as a prospect for the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL). Davidson was selected by the Edmonton Oilers in the 6th round (162nd overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

Playing career[edit | edit source]

Prior to playing professional hockey, Davidson played junior with the Regina Pats of the Western Hockey League. Davidson was named the Pats Rookie of the Year after the 2009–10 season. During his final season of junior hockey, Davidson served as the Pats captain.

He signed his first professional contract with the Edmonton Oilers on May 31, 2012. During his first full professional season with the Oklahoma City Barons of the American Hockey League (AHL), Davidson was diagnosed with testicular cancer after a routine medical exam. He underwent surgery and chemotherapy before being cleared to return to playing hockey. Davidson started his return to hockey with the Stockton Thunder of the ECHL. He was named the winner of the Fred T. Hunt Memorial Award in 2013, as the AHL player who best exemplifies the qualities of sportsmanship, determination and dedication to hockey.

In the 2016–17 season, on February 28, 2017, Davidson was traded by the Oilers to the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for David Desharnais.

Career statistics[edit | edit source]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2007–08 Olds Grizzlys AJHL 3 0 0 0 2
2008–09 Olds Grizzlys AJHL 4 0 4 4 0
2009–10 Regina Pats WHL 59 1 33 34 37
2010–11 Regina Pats WHL 72 8 44 52 71
2010–11 Oklahoma City Barons AHL 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
2011–12 Regina Pats WHL 69 13 36 49 83 4 0 1 1 6
2012–13 Oklahoma City Barons AHL 26 2 3 5 14 17 0 6 6 2
2012–13 Stockton Thunder ECHL 11 7 5 12 4
2013–14 Oklahoma City Barons AHL 68 5 8 13 58 3 0 1 1 0
2014–15 Oklahoma City Barons AHL 55 4 6 10 43 10 1 1 2 12
2014–15 Edmonton Oilers NHL 12 1 0 1 0
2015–16 Edmonton Oilers NHL 51 4 7 11 20
2016–17 Edmonton Oilers NHL 28 0 1 1 16
2016–17 Montreal Canadiens NHL 10 0 2 2 4 3 0 0 0 0
NHL totals 101 5 10 15 40 3 0 0 0 0

Awards and honours[edit | edit source]

Award Year
WHL
East Second All-Star Team 2012
AHL
Fred T. Hunt Memorial Award 2013

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