Danny Biega
Born September 29 1991 (1991-09-29) (age 28),
Montreal, QC, CAN
6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
210 lb (95 kg; 15 st 0 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Right
NHL team
F. teams
Free Agent
Carolina Hurricanes
NHL Draft 67th overall, 2010
Carolina Hurricanes
Playing career 2013–present

Danny Biega (born September 29, 1991) is a Canadian ice hockey defenceman he is currently an unrestricted free agent. He most recently played for the Carolina Hurricanes of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected by the Hurricanes in the third round (67th overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. His brother Alex Biega plays for the Vancouver Canucks.

Playing careerEdit

He played his collegiate hockey for the Harvard Crimson in the ECAC Hockey conference. In his junior year, Biega's outstanding play was recognized when he was named the ECAC's best defensive defenceman and selected to the 2011–12 ECAC Hockey First Team.[1]

During the 2014–15 season, his second year with the Carolina Hurricanes of the National Hockey League (NHL) he was recalled by the Hurricanes.[2] Biega made his NHL debut with Carolina on March 19, 2015 in his hometown of Montreal.

Career statisticsEdit

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2007–08Salisbury SchoolUSHS264131720
2008–09Salisbury SchoolUSHS298142228
2009–10Harvard UniversityECAC3254947
2010–11Harvard UniversityECAC3411193034
2011–12Harvard UniversityECAC3410253541
2012–13Harvard UniversityECAC32291143
2012–13Charlotte CheckersAHL10000 3 0 2 2 8
2013–14Charlotte CheckersAHL653151822
2014–15Charlotte CheckersAHL692121489
2014–15Carolina HurricanesNHL100220
2015–16Charlotte CheckersAHL2735840
NHL totals 10 0 2 2 0

Awards and honoursEdit

Award Year
All-ECAC Hockey Second Team 2010–11
ECAC Best Defensive Defenceman 2011–12 [3]
All-ECAC Hockey First Team 2011–12 [4]
AHCA East First-Team All-American 2011–12
ECAC Hockey All-Tournament Team 2012 [5]


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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Brock Matheson
ECAC Hockey Best Defensive Defenseman
Succeeded by
Zach Davies
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