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Encyclopedia > Patrice Bergeron
Position Center/Right Wing
Shoots Right
Nickname Bergey, Trice, Patty
Height
Weight
ft 0 in (1.83 m)
196 lb (89 kg)
NHL Team Boston Bruins
Nationality  Canada
Born July 24, 1985 (age 21),
L'Ancienne-Lorette,
Quebec, CA
NHL Draft 45th overall, 2003
Boston Bruins
Pro Career 2003 – present

Patrice Bergeron (born on July 24, 1985 in L'Ancienne-Lorette, Quebec) is a professional Canadian ice hockey centre in the National Hockey League, playing for the Boston Bruins. His full name is Patrice Bergeron-Cleary. The position an ice hockey player plays can be divided into three basic categories: Forwards Centre Wingers Defenceman Goaltender ... Centre or Center in hockey is a forward position of a player whose primary zone of play is the middle of the ice, away from the side boards. ... Winger in hockey is a forward position of a player whose primary zone of play on the ice is along the outer playing area. ... A shot in ice hockey is an attempt by a player to score a goal by striking the puck with his stick in the direction of the net. ... // A nickname is a short, clever, cute, derogatory, or otherwise substitute name for a person or things real name (for example, Bob, Rob, Robby, Robbie, Robi, Robin, Bobby, Rab, Rabbie, Bert, Bertie, Butch, Bobbers, Bobert, Beto, Bobadito, and Robban (in Sweden), are all nicknames for Robert). ... Stature redirects here. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with body weight. ... A foot (plural: feet or foot;[1] symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... An inch (plural: inches; symbol or abbreviation: in or, sometimes, ″ - a double prime) is the name of a unit of length in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... The metre, or meter (U.S.), is a measure of length. ... The pound (abbreviations: lb or, sometimes in the United States, #) is a unit of mass in a number of different systems, including various systems of units of mass that formed part of English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... The U.S. National Prototype Kilogram, which currently serves as the primary standard for measuring mass in the U.S. It was assigned to the United States in 1889 and is periodically recertified and traceable to the primary international standard, The Kilogram, held at the Bureau International des Poids et... NHL can also be an abbreviation for National Historic Landmark or Non-Hodgkins lymphoma. ... The Boston Bruins are a professional ice hockey team based in Boston, Massachusetts. ... In English usage, nationality is the legal relationship between a person and a country. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Canada_(bordered). ... A childs first birthday party. ... July 24 is the 205th day (206th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 160 days remaining. ... 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... LAncienne-Lorette is a former city in central Quebec, Canada. ... ‹ The template below has been proposed for deletion. ... Motto (Latin for From Sea to Sea) Anthem O Canada Royal anthem: God Save the Queen Capital Ottawa Largest city Toronto Official languages English, French Government Parliamentary democracy and federal constitutional monarchy  -  Monarch Queen Elizabeth II  -  Governor General Michaëlle Jean  -  Prime Minister Stephen Harper Establishment  -  Act of Union February... The NHL Entry Draft is a collective meeting in which the franchises of the National Hockey League systematically select the rights to available amateur players who meet the eligibility requirements to play professional hockey in the NHL. // The first NHL Amateur Draft was held on June 5, 1963 at the... The 2003 NHL Entry Draft was held at the Gaylord Entertainment Center in Nashville, Tennessee. ... The Boston Bruins are a professional ice hockey team based in Boston, Massachusetts. ... July 24 is the 205th day (206th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 160 days remaining. ... 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... LAncienne-Lorette is a former city in central Quebec, Canada. ... ‹ The template below has been proposed for deletion. ... Ice hockey, known simply as hockey in areas where it is more common than field hockey, is a team sport played on ice. ... Centre in hockey is a forward position of a player whose primary zone of play on the ice is down the centre of the area. ... “NHL” redirects here. ... The Boston Bruins are a professional ice hockey team based in Boston, Massachusetts. ...


Bergeron was drafted in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft by the Boston Bruins 45th overall. During his rookie season, Bergeron was selected for the All-Star Weekend NHL Young Stars game in Minnesota. The 2003 NHL Entry Draft was held at the Gaylord Entertainment Center in Nashville, Tennessee. ... The Boston Bruins are a professional ice hockey team based in Boston, Massachusetts. ...


At the end of the season, Bergeron was selected to play for the Canadian Senior Men's team to compete in Prague at the World Championships, where they won the gold medal. During the 2004-05 NHL lockout, Bergeron played for the Providence Bruins of the American Hockey League before heading to North Dakota to play for the Canadian Under-20 team at the 2005 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships. He finished the tournament with 5 goals and 8 assists totalling 13 points over 6 games. He scored a goal in Canada's 6-1 Gold Medal victory over Russia. Bergeron finished the tournament as its leading scorer, MVP (Most Valuable Player) and All-Star team honours. Bergeron is also the first player to win a Senior Men's Gold Medal before winning a Junior one. Nickname: City of a Hundred Spires Motto: Praga Caput Rei publicae Location within the Czech Republic Coordinates: Country Czech Republic Region Capital City of Prague Founded 9th century Government  - Mayor Pavel Bém Area  - City 496 km²  (191. ... The Ice Hockey World Championship is an annual event organized by the International Ice Hockey Federation. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... The Providence Bruins are an ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. ... The American Hockey League (AHL) is regarded as the top professional hockey league in North America outside the National Hockey League (NHL) for which it serves as the primary developmental circuit. ... The 2005 World Junior (Under 20) Ice Hockey Championships was held between December 25, 2004 and January 4, 2005 at the United States. ...


In his second season, Bergeron, only 20 years old, finished the year leading the Bruins with 31 goals, 42 assists and 73 points. Following the season, he again played for Canada at the Senior Men's World Championships, finishing 2nd to teammate Sidney Crosby in tournament scoring with 14 points. The 2006 Mens Ice Hockey Championships was held in May, 2006 in Riga, Latvia. ... Sidney Patrick Crosby (born August 7, 1987) is a professional ice hockey player for the NHLs Pittsburgh Penguins. ...


As of August 22, 2006, Bergeron signed a $23.75M, five-year contract with the Bruins as a restricted free agent. August 22 is the 234th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (235th in leap years), with 131 days remaining. ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ...


On October 3, 2006, Bergeron was named an alternate captain of the Bruins. Despite a relatively mediocre year, Bergeron still finished second on the team in scoring, behind only superstar Marc Savard who finished top-10 in the entire NHL. He played 77 games during the 2006-07 season, missing four games in a row with an injury which the team kept quite. It was relatively notted throughout the media that he had been playing through an injury the entire year which explains his off year.


Bergeron was once again invited to play for Canada in the World CHampionships, however he declined because he wanted to fully recover for next season instead of risk being injured more.


Career statistics

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2001-02 Acadie-Bathurst Titan QMJHL 4 0 1 1 0 -- -- -- -- --
2002-03 Acadie-Bathurst Titan QMJHL 70 23 50 73 62 11 6 9 15 6
2003-04 Boston Bruins NHL 71 16 23 39 22 7 1 3 4 0
2004-05 Providence Bruins AHL 68 21 40 61 59 16 5 7 12 4
2005-06 Boston Bruins NHL 81 31 42 73 22 -- -- -- -- --
2006-07 Boston Bruins NHL 77 22 48 70 26 -- -- -- -- --
NHL totals 229 69 113 182 70 7 1 3 4 0

The Acadie-Bathurst Titan are a junior ice hockey team in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. ... The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (French: la Ligue de hockey junior majeur du Québec, abbreviated QMJHL in English, LHJMQ in French) is one of the three Major Junior A Tier I hockey leagues which constitute the Canadian Hockey League. ... The Boston Bruins are a professional ice hockey team based in Boston, Massachusetts. ... “NHL” redirects here. ... The Providence Bruins are an ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. ... The American Hockey League (AHL) is regarded as the top professional hockey league in North America outside the National Hockey League (NHL) for which it serves as the primary developmental circuit. ...

International play

Played for Canada in:

International statistics The 2004 Mens Ice Hockey Championships were held April 24-May 9, 2004 in Prague and Ostrava, Czech Republic. ... The 2005 World Junior (Under 20) Ice Hockey Championships was held between December 25, 2004 and January 4, 2005 at the United States. ... The 2006 Mens Ice Hockey Championships was held in May, 2006 in Riga, Latvia. ...

Year Team Event   GP G A Pts PIM
2004 Canada WC 9 1 0 1 4
2005 Canada WJC 6 5 8 13 6
2006 Canada WC 9 6 8 14 2
Senior Int'l Totals 18 7 8 15 6

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