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Michael Leighton

Born:May 19, 1981Draft:1999, Chicago Blackhawks, #199 Overall
Hometown:Petrolia, ON, CANPosition:G
Known For:2010 Stanley Cup PlayoffsShoots/Catches:Left
National Team:Canada

Michael W. Leighton (born May 19, 1981) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey goaltender who played in the NHL with the Chicago BlackhawksNashville PredatorsPhiladelphia Flyers, and Carolina Hurricanes.

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Michael Leighton (Michael Gwizdala/The Hockey Writers)

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Staff History

  • Windsor Spitfires (OHL)- Goaltending Coach 2021-22

Achievements

  • AHL All-Rookie Team 2001-2002
  • AHL All-Star Game 2001-2002
  • AHL Goaltender of the Month (October) 2001-2002
  • AHL Rookie of the Month (March) 2001-2002
  • AHL All-Star Game 2007-2008
  • AHL Best Goaltender (Baz Bastien Memorial Award) 2007-2008
  • AHL Best SVS% (.931) 2007-2008
  • AHL First All-Star Team 2007-2008
  • AHL Most Shutouts (7) 2007-2008
  • AHL Player of the Week (Oct. 28) 2007-2008
  • AHL All-Star Game 2011-2012
  • AHL Goaltender of the Month (January) 2014-2015
  • AHL All-Star Game 2015-2016
  • AHL Goaltender of the Month (January) 2015-2016
  • AHL All-Star Game 2016-2017
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