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Derek Forbort

Born:March 4, 1992Draft:2010 Kings #15 Overall
Hometown:Duluth, MNPosition:Defence
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:United StatesCurrent Team:Boston Bruins

Derek Forbort (born March 4, 1992) is an American professional ice hockey defenseman for the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League (NHL). He previously played for the Los Angeles Kings, Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets. He was originally selected by the Kings, 15th overall, in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

Derek Forbort Winnipeg Jets
Derek Forbort, Winnipeg Jets (Photo by Darcy Finley/NHLI via Getty Images)

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Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded ToTraded For
Feb. 24, 2020Conditional 4th-Round Pick in 2021
(Jackson Blake)

Deeper Dive


  • AHL Calder Cup Champion (2015)
  • NCAA (WCHA) All-Academic Team (2012)
  • NCAA (WCHA) All-Tournament Team (2012)
  • Two-time NCAA (WCHA) Champion (2011, 2012)
  • U20 World Junior Championship Bronze Medal (2011)
  • U18 WJC Gold Medal (2010)
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