P. J. Fenton
Paul John " P. J. " Fenton III. ( Born August 26, 1985 in Springfield, Massachusetts) is an American professional ice hockey player who plays at the Heilbronner Falken in 2nd hockey league since 2013. His father Paul was also a professional hockey player.
Fenton, whose father played more than 400 games in the National Hockey League, played initially between 2004 and 2008 at the University of Massachusetts Amherst in Hockey East, a division in the game operation of the National Collegiate Athletic Association. After he was able to convince in his rookie season with 25 points from 38 games, he was elected the San Jose Sharks, the last station career of his father, in 2005 NHL Entry Draft in the fifth round at 162 point. However, the left winger stayed three more seasons at the University where she gained in four years 95 scorer points in 138 encounters.
After completion of the college game in 2007 / 08, the Sharks committed the striker, and set him over the rest of the season with their farm team, the Worcester Sharks in the American Hockey League. Also the following game year spent the Americans in Worcester, but also had some games for the Phoenix RoadRunners, another cooperation partner of San Jose, deny in the ECHL. In his first full year as a pro, it brought Fenton in both leagues on a total of 66 missions in which he scored 25 points scorer.
Since the Sharks the contract not extended to him by the end of the season 2008/ 09, invited the Heilbronner Falken from the 2nd Bundesliga striker in August to training camp one. His achievements eventually helped him to the fact that he was there for the season 2009/10 contract. In the season 2010/11 Fenton played for the DEG Metro Stars of the DEL, before moving to the Bietigheim Steelers from the 2nd Hockey League. With these he won in 2012 and 2013, the DEB - Pokal in 2013 and the championship of the 2nd Bundesliga. After this success, he returned to the Heilbronner Falken.
Awards and achievements
- 2012 DEB Cup winners with the SC Bietigheim- Bissingen
- 2013 DEB Cup winners with the SC Bietigheim- Bissingen
- 2013 Master of the 2nd Bundesliga with SC Bietigheim- Bissingen
( Key to Career statistics: Sp or GP = Games Played, T or G = goals scored, V or A = achieved assists; Pts or Pts = scored points scorer, SM or PIM = received penalty minutes, / - = Plus / Minus balance sheet; PP = scored majority gates; SH = scored shorthanded goals, GW = achieved victory gates; Play-downs/Relegation 1 )