One of the top three selections by the Florida Panthers in the National Hockey League's 2010 Entry Draft, this Canadian ice hockey defenceman also briefly played for the AHL team the San Antonio Rampage and had a three-year career with the Ontario Hockey League team the Kingston Frontenacs.Playing for Team Canada, he won silver in the 2011 World Junior Championships.He and Aaron Ekblad became teammates on the Florida Panthers.BEFORE FAME
Before being drafted by the OHL, he played for the Gloucester Rangers and the Ottawa Jr. 67's.PERSONAL LIFE
Born in Orleans, Ontario, Canada, he grew up with brothers named Alex and Dennis. Also a hockey player, Alex Gudbranson began his career with the Kingston Frontenacs and then joined the American Hockey League team the Iowa Wild.FUN FACTS
Hockey player Erik Gudbranson were born on Tuesday, in a leap year, birthstone is Garnet, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Monkey, it is 3 days until Erik Gudbranson next birthday.