Jonathan Ferland

Jonathan Ferland ( born February 9, 1983 in Ste -Marie- de -Beauce, Quebec ) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who plays for the Vienna Capitals of the Austrian Hockey League since July 2011.


Ferland began his career in 1999 as a team of Moncton Wildcats, with whom he played in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. After his move to Acadie - Bathurst Titan, he played three years in the QMJHL. NHL Entry Draft 2002, he was selected in the seventh round at position 212 of the Montreal Canadiens, for in seven matches he was in the 2005/06 season on the ice and scored a goal. The Habs put the right winger mainly in the farm team for the Hamilton Bulldogs in the American Hockey League one with which Ferland in the season 2006/ 07 the Calder Cup won.

Having never made ​​the jump to the NHL permanently, the Canadians moved to Europe in 2008 to EC VSV. There he quickly became a fan favorite and was in the 2010/11 season, the team captain of the VSV. In July 2011, the striker was engaged by the Vienna Capitals.

Awards and achievements

  • 2007 Calder Cup win with the Hamilton Bulldogs