|Born||August 5, 1986 (1986-08-05) (age 24),
Elmhurst IL, USA
|6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
210 lb (95 kg; 14 st 0 lb)
|Pro clubs||Philadelphia Phantoms (AHL)
Trenton Titans (ECHL) Wheeling Nailers (ECHL)
|NHL Draft||149th overall, 2004
Gino Pisellini (born August 5, 1986 in Melrose Park, Illinois) is a retired American professional ice hockey player.
Playing career[edit | edit source]
Gino Pisellini was drafted by the Plymouth Whalers in the 6th round, 116th Overall, in the 2002 OHL Draft. Pisellini started his Whaler career with a bang, scoring in his first two games, including scoring a Gordie Howe hat trick by getting first OHL goal and assist and fighting Nathan O'Nabigon for his first fight in his OHL debut at the Kitchener Rangers on September 19, 2003.
After his first season, he was drafted by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 5th round, 149th overall, of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft. After two more seasons with the Whalers, he was signed to an entry level contract by the Flyers on April 27, 2006. Pisellini split his first professional season with the Philadelphia Phantoms in the American Hockey League and the Trenton Titans in the ECHL. He retired after spending the entire 2007–08 season with the Wheeling Nailers in the ECHL.
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