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John Brackenborough

John Brackenborough

Left Wing
BIRTHDATE: February 9, 1897
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Parry Sound, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 170
Shoots: Left
Lost sight and use of right eye in game vs. University of Toronto, February 28, 1924. Missed entire 1924-25 season after OHA rejected transfer from Hamilton (OHA-Sr.) to Galt (OHA-Sr.). Signed as a free agent by Boston, November 16, 1925.
Quote of the Day

This is a big year for us in a lot of ways. You can see Garth and management really trying to find that solution to get us into the playoffs and consistently have that. The pressure is great. You have to enjoy it. It just means there's a great opportunity ahead of you.

— Islanders captain John Tavares