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Brian Eklund is a former professional ice hockey goaltender who was born on May 24, 1980 in Braintree, MA. He played in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Florida Panthers and the Tampa Bay Lightning. He also played in the American Hockey League (AHL) for the Lowell Lock Monsters, the Norfolk Admirals, and the Springfield Falcons. Eklund attended Boston University, where he played for the Terriers from 1999 to 2003. He was named to the Hockey East All-Rookie Team in 2000 and was a two-time All-Hockey East selection. He was also named to the NCAA East All-American Team in 2003. Eklund was drafted by the Florida Panthers in the seventh round of the 2000 NHL Entry Draft. He made his NHL debut with the Panthers in the 2003–04 season, appearing in two games. He was traded to the Tampa Bay Lightning in 2005 and played in one game for them in the 2006–07 season. Eklund retired from professional hockey in 2008 and is currently the goaltending coach for the Boston University Terriers. As of 2021, Brian Eklund's net worth is estimated to be around $1 million.

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Age 43 years old
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Born 24 May, 1980
Birthday 24 May
Birthplace Braintree, Massachusetts, U.S.
Nationality United States

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Brian Eklund Height, Weight & Measurements

At 43 years old, Brian Eklund height is 6′ 4″ and Weight 211 lbs.

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Weight 211 lbs
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After four seasons at Brown University, he signed a two-year rookie contract with the Tampa Bay Lightning. He was then assigned by the Lightning to the Pensacola Ice Pilots of the ECHL. In his first season with the Ice Pilots (02–03), he was the back up to Maxime Gingras. He played in 19 games and posted a 10–6–0 record with a 3.66 goals against average and a .896 save percentage. When the Ice Pilots concluded their season after being eliminated in the playoffs, he was called up to the Springfield Falcons of the AHL. He appeared in one game allowing only one goal and getting the win.

In the 03–04 campaign, Gingras did not return to Pensacola leaving the #1 goalie slot open for contest. Brian battled fellow Lightning prospect Evgeny Konstantinov for the #1 slot. He easily won the job. He appeared in all but 10 of the Ice Pilots 72 regular season games. This feat ranks second overall in the ECHL for games played in a season. As the top goalie, he shone even though the team lacked defense at times. He finished the season with a 38–17–7 record with a 3.01 GAA and a .921 SV%.

In 04–05, Eklund spent the whole season with the Falcons, after signing a new one-year deal with the Lightning. He played 43 games going 14–23–0 with a 3.01 GAA and a .911 SV%. The team struggled that year notching only 24 wins in 80 games for a record of 24–53–3. Despite the teams struggles Brian was named team MVP.

In 05–06, Brian was the back up goalie behind both Jonathan Boutin and Gerald Coleman at different times of the season. He also played two games for the Johnstown Chiefs of the ECHL. This was, however, the season he was called up to the NHL to play his first and only NHL game. He allowed 3 goals and made 16 saves in 58 minutes of play. However, he lost the game. He was traded to the Boston Bruins of the NHL who then assigned him to their AHL team, the Providence Bruins where he played 12 games going 3–6–1 with a 3.52 GAA and a .870 SV%.


Brian was awarded a Stanley Cup Championship Ring as he was the Tampa Bay Lightning's 3rd goalie during the teams 2004 playoff run Brian set the following ECHL records:


As a youth, he played in the 1994 Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournament with a minor ice hockey team from Hobomock in Pembroke, Massachusetts.


Brian M. Eklund (born May 24, 1980) is a retired American professional ice hockey goaltender who played in one National Hockey League (NHL) game with the Tampa Bay Lightning during the 2005–06 season. He currently runs his own goalie school, Massachusetts Crease Goaltending School, as well as being an assistant and goalie coach for the Brown Bears men's ice hockey team.