Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Ed Patterson
Ed Patterson was born November 14, 1972 in Delta, B.C. The 7th choice, 148th overall selection of the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 1991 NHL Entry Draft, Patterson is a graduate of the Western Hockey League where he spent four years before making his professional debut in 1992-93.

Throughout his WHL career, the Delta, B.C native had stops in Seattle, Swift Current and in Kamloops where he won a Memorial Cup in 1992. Patterson joined Pittsburgh's International Hockey League affiliate in Cleveland for the 1992-93 season before making his NHL debut the following year.

Although he spent the majority the 1993-94 season in Cleveland, Patterson played in 27 games with the Penguins scoring his first NHL goal and finishing the season with three. Patterson rejoined Cleveland in 1994-95 before returning to the Penguins line up in 1995-96.

Over the next two seasons, Patterson continued to share his time with Cleveland and Pittsburgh before joining the IHL's Grand Rapids Griffins in 1997-98. After only one season in Grand Rapids, Patterson became a member of the IHL's Cincinnati Cyclones in before returning to Grand Rapids in 1999-2000.

After spending the 1999-2000 and 2000-01 seasons in Grand Rapids, Patterson joined the Berlin Solar Bears of the German League in 2001-02.


REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
1987-88 South Delta Selects Minor-BC 50 40 70 110 60
1988-89 Seattle Thunderbirds WHL 46 4 6 10 55
1989-90 Seattle Thunderbirds WHL 18 9 2 11 19
1989-90 Swift Current Broncos WHL 15 1 3 4 0 4 0 0 0 2
1990-91 Swift Current Broncos WHL 7 2 7 9 0
1990-91 Kamloops Blazers WHL 55 14 33 47 134 5 0 0 0 7
1991-92 Kamloops Blazers WHL 38 19 25 44 100 1 0 0 0 0
1991-92 Kamloops Blazers M-Cup 5 0 2 2 2
1992-93 Cleveland Lumberjacks IHL 63 4 16 20 131 3 1 1 2 2
1993-94 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 27 3 1 4 10 -5
1993-94 Cleveland Lumberjacks IHL 55 21 32 53 73
1994-95 Cleveland Lumberjacks IHL 58 13 17 30 93 4 1 2 3 6
1995-96 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 35 0 2 2 38 -5
1996-97 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 6 0 0 0 8 0
1996-97 Cleveland Lumberjacks IHL 40 6 12 18 75 13 2 4 6 61
1997-98 Grand Rapids Griffins IHL 81 12 31 43 226 -3 3 2 1 3 8
1998-99 Cincinnati Cyclones IHL 73 8 25 33 227 -5 3 1 0 1 4
1999-00 Grand Rapids Griffins IHL 74 20 21 41 141 +19 5 4 0 4 2
2000-01 Grand Rapids Griffins IHL 70 19 23 42 90 +11 10 1 4 5 17
2001-02 Eisbaren Berlin Germany 57 10 14 24 83 4 1 1 2 2
NHL Totals 68 3 3 6 56


Signed as a free agent by Grand Rapids (IHL), September 14, 1999. Signed as a free agent by Eisbaren Berlin (Germany), June 12, 2001.
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