Damian Surma
Position Left Wing
5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
200 lb (91 kg)
CHL Team
F. Teams
Evansville IceMen
Carolina Hurricanes
HC Valpellice Bulldogs
Stockton Thunder
Wichita Thunder
Muskegon Lumberjacks
Nationality USA
Born January 22 1981 (1981-01-22) (age 39),
Lincoln Park, MI, USA
NHL Draft 174th overall, 1999
Carolina Hurricanes
Pro Career 2002 – present

Damian Surma (born January 22, 1981 in Lincoln Park, Michigan) is an American professional ice hockey left winger who currently plays with the Evansville IceMen of the Central Hockey League (CHL).

European career Edit

From 2006 to 2007 played in Italian Serie A league for HC Valpellice Bulldogs and Associazione Sportiva Asiago Hockey. After spells in the ECHL and the UHL, moved to Italy in 2006, signing for Asiago, he scored 9 goals and 16 assists for 25 points, ranking him third amongst the team.

NHL career Edit

Surma was drafted 174th overall by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 1999 NHL Entry Draft and played two games for the Hurricanes. He scored a goal in his first game and registered an assist in the second.

Suspension Edit

While playing for the HC Valpellice Bulldogs, Surma was suspended for 10 months from the Italian ice hockey federation for firing a puck at a referee after the referee had handed out a penalty against him. This was the longest suspension ever handed out in Italy.

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