Tommy Grant
Born (1986-08-29)August 29, 1986,
North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
194 lb (88 kg; 13 st 12 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shoots Left
CIHL team
F. teams
Quesnel Kangaroos
Connecticut Whale
Worcester Sharks
Aalborg Pirates
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2011–2015

Tommy Grant (born August 29, 1986) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. He last played professionally for the Aalborg Pirates in the Metal Ligaen.

Playing career[edit | edit source]

On March 29, 2011, the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League signed Grant as an undrafted free agent to a two-year entry-level contract.

On January 16, 2013, the Rangers traded Grant to the San Jose Sharks, along with a conditional pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, in exchange for Brandon Mashinter.[1] Grant played with the Sharks affiliates, the Worcester Sharks and the San Francisco Bulls before he was not tendered a qualifying offer at season's end, releasing him to free agency.[2]

During the 2013–14 season, Grant served as an Alternate captain for the Idaho Steelheads of the ECHL, contributing with 23 goals and 50 points in 64 games.[3]

On June 11, 2014, Grant pursued a European career, agreeing to a one-year contract with Aalborg Pirates of the Danish Metal Ligaen.[4]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. NY Rangers trade Tommy Grant. New York Daily News (2013-01-16). Retrieved on 2013-01-16.
  2. Sharks issue Qualifying offers. San Jose Sharks (2013-07-02). Retrieved on 2013-07-02.
  3. Idaho Steelheads - Roster. Retrieved on 2014-03-11.
  4. Canadian Grant joins Pirates (Danish). Aalborg Pirates (2014-06-11). Retrieved on 2014-06-11.

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