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Brett Howden

Born:March 29, 1998Draft:2016 Lightning, 27th Overall
Hometown:Oakbank, MB, CANPosition:Centre
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:Vegas Golden Knights

Brett Howden (born March 29, 1998) is a Canadian ice hockey centre for the Vegas Golden Knights of the National Hockey League (NHL). Howden was drafted 27th overall in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft by the Tampa Bay Lightning. He previously played for the New York Rangers before a 2021 trade brought him to the Golden Knights.

Brett Howden New York Rangers
Brett Howden, New York Rangers (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

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Deeper Dive


  • 2014-15 U17 Dev Camp Tournament Champion
  • 2014-15 U18 WJC Bronze Medal
  • 2015-16 CHL Top Prospects Game
  • 2015-16 Hlinka Memorial Gold Medal
  • 2017-18 U20 WJC Gold Medal