Scott Thornton

Scott Thornton

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Born:

January 9, 1971 London, ON, CAN

Height:

6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)

Weight:

225 lb (102 kg)

Position:

Forward

Shoots:

Left

Played for:

NHL Toronto Maple Leafs Edmonton Oilers
Montreal Canadiens Dallas Stars
San Jose Sharks Los Angeles Sharks

NHL Draft:

3rd overall, 1989 Toronto Maple Leafs

Playing Career:

1990-2008

Biography

This London, Ontario, native was drafted in the first round (3rd overall) by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1989 NHL Entry Draft. He went on to play left wing for the Edmonton Oilers, Montréal Canadiens, Dallas Stars and San Jose Sharks.

In his first season with San Jose, he had a career year, scoring twenty goals.