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Zach Bogosian

Born:Jul 15, 1990Draft:2008 Thrashers, #3 Overall
Hometown:Massena, NYPosition:Defence
Known For:Nicknamed “Bogo”Shoots:Right
National Team:United StatesCurrent Team:Tampa Bay Lightning

Zachary M. Bogosian (born July 15, 1990) is an American professional ice hockey defenceman who is currently a member of the Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League (NHL). He has previously played for the Atlanta Thrashers, Winnipeg Jets, Buffalo Sabres, and Toronto Maple Leafs. Bogosian won the Stanley Cup as a member of the Lightning in 2020.

Nicknamed “Bogo”, Bogosian was regarded as a complete, physical defenseman who could contribute on both offense and defense; he was rated as one of the top players heading into the 2008 NHL Entry Draft, where the Thrashers selected him third overall. Bogosian first played in an international tournament when he joined the American national team at the 2009 IIHF World Championship.

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Zach Bogosian, Tampa Bay Lightning (Photo by Scott Audette /NHLI via Getty Images)

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