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Tony Amonte

Tony Amonte  #33

Right Wing
NUMBER: 33 BIRTHDATE: August 2, 1970
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Hingham, MA, United States
WEIGHT: 202 DRAFTED: NYR / 1988 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 4th   (68th overall)
Hockey East Second All-Star Team (1991) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (1991) NHL All-Rookie Team (1992) Played in NHL All-Star Game (1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001) Missed majority of 1985-86 due to knee injury, October, 1985. Traded to Chicago by NY Rangers with the rights to Matt Oates for Stephane Matteau and Brian Noonan, March 21, 1994. Signed as a free agent by Phoenix, July 12, 2002. Traded to Philadelphia by Phoenix for Guillaume Lefebvre, Atlanta's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, Phoenix selected Tyler Redenbach) in 2003 Entry Draft and Philadelphia's 2nd round choice (later traded to NY Rangers NY Rangers selected Brandon Dubinsky) in 2004 Entry Draft, March 10, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Calgary, August 2, 2005.
Quote of the Day

It is really special. I had a lot of friends and family here tonight, and for my first [NHL] game in here it was great. I played here as an elementary-school player in the city championships and this was my first time back. It was a lot of fun..

— Toronto native Brandon Pirri after scoring 2 goals for Panthers in win at Maple Leafs on Thursday