|5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)|
192 lb (87 kg)
|Born||April 2, 1983,|
Hamilton, ON, CAN
|NHL Draft||261st overall, 2003|
New Jersey Devils
|Pro Career||2004 – present|
Playing primarily for the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League during the 2005–06 season, he helped guide the team to the Calder Cup. To date he has played one game in the NHL with the Capitals. On July 9, 2007, Tenute was signed as a free agent by the Phoenix Coyotes.
Joey Tenute played for Finnish SM-liiga team Jokerit during the 2008–09 season under coach Glen Hanlon, coincidentally the same coach as in his only NHL game for Washington. During the 2009 off-season, Tenute signed with the Frankfurt Lions. The Lions would cease operations at the 2009–10 season due to financial difficulties and Tenute signed with the Hamburg Freezers.
After two seasons in Germany, Tenute returned to Finland and signed an optional two-year contract with Tappara of the SM-liiga on March 21, 2011.
|2004–05||South Carolina Stingrays||ECHL||68||34||41||75||102||4||2||1||3||0|
|2007–08||San Antonio Rampage||AHL||78||21||28||49||72||7||2||0||2||2|
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