Tony Amonte

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Birthday
2, 1970
Birthplace
Hingham, MA
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
2, 1970 (age 49)
Birthplace
Hingham, MA

About

NHL right winger who spent almost 16 years in the league with five franchises. He is best known for his time with the Chicago Blackhawks and he retired as the 11th-leading scorer among American-born NHL players.

Before Fame

He had over 30 goals his rookie year and was the second runner-up to the Calder Trophy for top rookie honors.

Trivia

He went to coach the varsity hockey team at Thayer Academy after retiring from the NHL.

Family Life

His sister Kelly Amonte Hiller became head coach of the women's lacrosse team at Northwestern University.

Associated With

He and Mike Modano became two of the league's standout American-born players.