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Luciano Roberto Borsato (born January 7, 1966) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. Borsato played five seasons in the National Hockey League for the Winnipeg Jets.

Luciano Borsato
Born (1966-01-06) January 6, 1966 (age 53)
Richmond Hill, ON, CAN
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)
Position Centre
Shot Right
Played for Winnipeg Jets
National team  Canada
NHL Draft 135th overall, 1984
Winnipeg Jets
Playing career 1988–2002
Luciano Borsato
Medal record
Men's ice hockey
Representing Canada Canada
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1995 Sweden Ice hockey

Playing careerEdit

Borsato was drafted in the 7th round, 135th overall by the Winnipeg Jets in the 1984 NHL Entry Draft.[1] He grew up in Bramalea, Ontario and played Junior "B" hockey with the Bramalea Blues. He played collegiate hockey at Clarkson University from 1984 to 1988,[2] and then played for the Moncton Hawks.[2] He was recalled to the Winnipeg Jets for one game in the 1990-1991 season, and played the bulk of the subsequent season with the team. By 1995, he was playing in European leagues, where he would finish his career, having played for the Kölner Haie, HIFK, HC Davos and the Nuermberg Ice Tigers.[2]

He is currently a co-owner and founder of the website Brampton.com.[citation needed]

Awards and honorsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "1984 NHL DRAFT PICK: Luciano Borsato". 1984 ENTRY DRAFT. Hockey Draft Central.
  2. ^ a b c "Luciano Borsato". hockeyDB.com. Retrieved 2010-05-026. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  3. ^ "ECAC All-Teams". College Hockey Historical Archives. Retrieved May 19, 2013.
  4. ^ "Men's Ice Hockey Award Winners" (PDF). NCAA.org. Retrieved June 11, 2013.

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