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Eric Brewer

Born:April 17, 1979Draft:1997 Islanders 5th Overall
Hometown:Vernon, British ColumbiaPosition:Defense
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:CanadaCurrent Status:Retired

Eric Peter Brewer (born April 17, 1979) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenseman who played 16 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL), last suiting up for the Toronto Maple Leafs. He is an NHL All-Star and Olympic gold medalist.

Eric Brewer
Eric Brewer with the Tampa Bay Lightning. (BridgetDS/Flickr)

Eric Brewer Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded WithTraded ToTraded For
June 24, 2000New York IslandersSecond-Round Pick
(Brad Winchester)
Josh Green
Edmonton OilersRoman Hamrlik
August 2, 2005Edmonton OilersDoug Lynch
Jeff Woywitka
St. Louis BluesChris Pronger
February 18, 2011St. Louis BluesTampa Bay LightningThird-Round Pick
(Jordan Binnington)
Brock Beukeboom
November 28, 2014Tampa Bay LightningAnaheim DucksThird-Round Pick
(Dennis Yan)
March 2, 2015Anaheim DucksFifth-Round Pick
(Beck Malenstyn)
Toronto Maple LeafsKorbinian Holzer

Deeper Dive


  • WHL West Second Team All-Star (1998)
  • Olympic Gold Medal (2002)
  • NHL All-Star Game (2003)
  • IIHF World Championships Gold Medal (2003, 2004, 2007)
  • World Cup of Hockey Gold Medal (2005)