Drake Berehowsky

Ice Hockey Player
Born Jan 3, 1972

Drake Berehowsky is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman and currently head coach of the ECHL's Orlando Solar Bears. He is best known for his time in the National Hockey League (NHL), where he played for the Toronto Maple Leafs, Pittsburgh Penguins, Edmonton Oilers, Nashville Predators, Vancouver Canucks and Phoenix Coyotes.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Drake Berehowsky.


1972 Birth Born on January 3, 1972.


1988 16 Years Old Berehowsky began his junior hockey career with the Kingston Raiders of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) in 1988, and had a strong rookie season, earning 46 points in 63 games. … Read More
1990 18 Years Old 1 More Event
He earned 14 points in those nine games, and the Toronto Maple Leafs would draft Berehowsky with their first round draft pick in the 1990 NHL Entry Draft.
1991 19 Years Old He returned to North Bay for the 1991–92 season, recording 82 points in 62 games, helping the Centennials to the OHL finals, tallying 31 points in 21 post-season games.


1992 20 Years Old 1 More Event
Berehowsky would earn another late season call-up to Toronto, appearing in a single game, before being sent to the St. John's Maple Leafs for the 1992 American Hockey League (AHL) playoffs, where he recorded five assists in six games.
1994 22 Years Old Berehowsky appeared in 25 games with the Maple Leafs in 1994–95. … Read More
1995 23 Years Old In 1995–96, Pittsburgh sent Berehowsky to the Cleveland Lumberjacks, their AHL affiliate for most of the season, as he would only appear in one game with the Penguins. … Read More
1996 24 Years Old He split the 1996–97 season between the Carolina Monarchs of the AHL, and the San Antonio Dragons of the International Hockey League, and on September 30, 1997, he signed an NHL contract with the Edmonton Oilers. … Read More
1998 26 Years Old On October 1, 1998, the Oilers traded Berehowsky, Éric Fichaud and Greg de Vries to the Nashville Predators for Mikhail Shtalenkov and Jim Dowd.
Berehowsky played with the Predators until 2001, having a career season in 1999–2000, when he scored 12 goals and 32 points, leading the Nashville defense in goals.


2002 30 Years Old An injury suffered in training camp sidelined Berehowsky for most of the 2002–03 season, as he only appeared in seven games with Phoenix, and two with the Springfield Falcons of the AHL before becoming a free agent at the end of the season. … Read More
2004 32 Years Old 1 More Event
On February 11, 2004, the Penguins traded Berehowsky to his original NHL team, the Toronto Maple Leafs for Ric Jackman, where he finished out the season.
2006 34 Years Old After the season with Berlin, Berehowsky returned to North America, where he signed with the San Antonio Rampage of the AHL, before retiring from hockey in the summer of 2006.


2012 40 Years Old 1 More Event
On June 19, 2012, Berehowsky was named Head Coach of the Orlando Solar Bears for their inaugural season in the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL).
2013 41 Years Old Global Lethbridge's Paul Kingsmith announced June 4, 2013, Berehowsky was to be the next head coach for the Lethbridge Hurricanes of the Western Hockey League (WHL). … Read More
2014 42 Years Old On December 9, 2014, Berehowsky was fired from his coaching duties with the struggling Hurricanes.
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