May 28, 1973 |
North Vancouver, BC, CAN
|Height||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight||215 lb (98 kg; 15 st 5 lb)|
|Played for||Calgary Flames
Mighty Ducks of Anaheim
Herning Blue Fox
In 1994, he was signed by the Calgary Flames, for whom he'd be a member of until 1999. For the 1999–2000 NHL season, Simpson moved to the Florida Panthers and was traded the following season to the Phoenix Coyotes.
Simpson played his first season overseas during the 2004–05 NHL lockout, winning the Danish league championship for Herning Blue Fox, with his teammate and younger brother Kent. He returned to the NHL to play with the Chicago Blackhawks and the Montreal Canadiens the following season.
During 2006–07 season, Simpson played for the Hannover Scorpions of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga in Germany. During the playoffs, he received a 12-game suspension for abuse of an official. The New York Islanders attempted to bring him back to the NHL for a playoff push. However, the NHL upheld his DEL suspension and Simpson would not play another professional game.
- Todd Simpson's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Todd Simpson's career stats at Eliteprospects.com
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