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Brent Gilchrist

Brent Gilchrist  #41

Left Wing
NUMBER: 41 BIRTHDATE: April 3, 1967
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Moose Jaw, SK, Canada
WEIGHT: 180 DRAFTED: MTL / 1985 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 4th   (79th overall)
Traded to Edmonton by Montreal with Shayne Corson and Vladimir Vujtek for Vincent Damphousse and Edmonton's 4th round choice (Adam Wiesel) in 1993 Entry Draft, August 27, 1992. Traded to Minnesota by Edmonton for Todd Elik, March 5, 1993. Transferred to Dallas after Minnesota franchise relocated, June 9, 1993. Signed as a free agent by Detroit, August 1, 1997. Claimed by Tampa Bay from Detroit in Waiver Draft, October 5, 1998. Traded to Detroit by Tampa Bay for future considerations, October 5, 1998. Missed majority of 1998-99 and 1999-2000 due to hernia surgery, September 22, 1998. Claimed on waivers by Dallas from Detroit, February 13, 2002. Signed as a free agent by Nashville, July 11, 2002. Missed majority of 2002-03 due to back injury vs. Edmonton, January 18, 2003.
Quote of the Day

I feel that responsibility, I've felt it for the last two years. We core guys get a lot of minutes, we get a lot of opportunity out there. Our teammates, the organization and fans look to us to be the guys to put the puck in the net and to create momentum out there.

— Jordan Eberle on taking his game and the Edmonton Oilers to the next level