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Jordan Greenway

Born:February 16, 1997Draft:2015, Wild, 50th Overall
Hometown:Canton, New YorkPosition:LW
Known For:First African-American on
U.S. Olympic Hockey Roster
Shoots/Catches:Left
National Team:United States

Jordan Greenway (born February 16, 1997) is currently playing for the Minnesota Wild in the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected by the Wild in the second round (50th overall) in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.

Internationally, Greenway has represented the United States at the 2017 IIHF World Championship and 2018 Winter Olympics, becoming the first African-American named to a US Olympic hockey roster.

Jordan Greenway Minnesota Wild
Jordan Greenway, Minnesota Wild (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Jordan Greenway Statistics

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Achievements

  • U17 Hockey Challenge Gold Medal — 2014
  • IIHF U18 WJC Gold Medal — 2015
  • IIHF U20 WJC Gold Medal — 2017
  • Became First African-American to Represent the United States on an Olympic Hockey Roster, Playing in the 2018 Winter Olympics
  • All-Hockey East Third Team All-Star — 2018
  • All-Hockey East Tournament Team — 2018

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