Landon Ferraro

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Landon Ferraro
Landon Ferraro Grand Rapids.jpg
Born (1991-08-08) August 8, 1991 (age 22)
Trail, BC, Canada
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 174 lb (79 kg; 12 st 6 lb)
Position Centre
Shoots Right
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
Former teams
Detroit Red Wings
Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL)
Red Deer Rebels
Everett Silvertips
NHL Draft 32nd overall, 2009
Detroit Red Wings
Playing career 2011–present

Landon Ferraro (born August 8, 1991) is an Canadian ice hockey centre, who is currently playing for the Grand Rapids Griffins of the American Hockey League (AHL). Ferraro was drafted 32nd overall by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.

Playing career

Amateur career

Ferraro was drafted second overall by the Red Deer Rebels in the 2006 WHL Bantam Draft.

On July 26, 2010, Ferraro was traded by the Red Deer Rebels to the Everett Silvertips.

Professional career

On November 2, 2010, Ferraro signed a three-year entry-level contract with the Detroit Red Wings.1

On March 18, 2014, Ferraro made his NHL debut for the Detroit Red Wings in a game against the Toronto Maple Leafs.2

Personal

Ferraro is the son of longtime NHL player and current TSN Analyst Ray Ferraro. Growing up, Ferraro lived in New York City, Los Angeles and Atlanta,3 before moving to the Vancouver suburb of Burnaby with his mother, Tracey following his parents divorce.

Career statistics

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2006–07 Red Deer Rebels WHL 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
2007–08 Red Deer Rebels WHL 54 13 11 24 65
2008–09 Red Deer Rebels WHL 68 37 18 55 99
2009–10 Red Deer Rebels WHL 53 16 30 46 55 3 0 0 0 2
2009–10 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 2 0 0 0 0
2010–11 Everett Silvertips WHL 41 10 17 27 51 4 0 3 3 13
2011–12 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 56 9 11 20 47
2012–13 Grand Rapids Griffins AHL 72 24 23 47 44 24 5 11 16 11
WHL totals 220 76 76 152 270 8 0 3 3 15

References

  1. ^ Wings sign Landon Ferraro NHL.com, November 2, 2010
  2. ^ Ferraro excited for possible NHL debut NHL.com, March 18, 2014
  3. ^ Flaming, Guy (03/12/2009). Hockeysfuture "2009 prospects: Landon Ferraro". Hockeysfuture. CraveOnline Media, LLC. 

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