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Justin Braun

Justin Braun  #61

San Jose Sharks  Defenseman
NUMBER: 61 BIRTHDATE: February 10, 1987  (AGE 27)
HEIGHT: 6' 2" BIRTHPLACE: Minneapolis, MN, United States
WEIGHT: 205 DRAFTED: SJS / 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 7th   (201st overall)
PLAYOFFS: Picked up an assist in Game 6 @ LAK on 4/28…Had a team-high +3 rating in Game 2 vs. LAK on 4/20…Had a team-high +2 rating in Game 1 vs. LAK on 4/17…Making his fourth career postseason experience.
2013-14 GAME NOTES: 2nd on the team in time on ice per game (20:59)…Set a career high for goals scored (4), assists (13) and points (17)…Was one of four Sharks to play in all 82 games…Scored a goal on March 6 vs. Pittsburgh…Recorded two assists on Dec. 17 at St. Louis…Tied a franchise record with eight blocked shots on Nov. 29 vs. St. Louis…Tied a career high in points (2) and assists (2) in a game and set a career high with a plus-4 rating on Nov. 21 vs. Tampa Bay…Notched his second goal of the season on Oct. 8 vs. the NY Rangers…Scored his first goal of the season, his first career game-winning goal, on Oct. 3 vs. Vancouver.
Hockey East All-Rookie Team (2007) Hockey East Second All-Star Team (2009) Hockey East First All-Star Team (2010) NCAA East Second All-American Team (2010) Signed as a free agent by Tappara Tampere (Finland), November 23, 2012.
Quote of the Day

There was a lot of talk off the ice. From a player's standpoint, that's not the talk in the room. GMs make decisions, coaches make decisions, but as a team you have to come together and be ready to go, and we are.

— San Jose Sharks forward Tommy Wingels on his team's approach entering training camp