#8 – NATHAN BARRETT
Nathan Barrett spent parts of four seasons with the Lethbridge Hurricanes from 1998 until 2002.
Barrett appeared in a total of 236 regular season games with the Hurricanes collecting a total of 309 points (147g-162a) along with 221 penalty minutes. He scored 40 or more goals in his three full seasons with the Hurricanes. His best offensive year came in his final year in the WHL when he racked up 107 points (45g-62a) with 100 penalty minutes in 2001-2002.
Barrett sits 17th in All-Time Hurricanes games played (236), second in franchise goals (147), sixth in franchise assists (162) and third in franchise points (309) while ranking 16th in All-Time points per game (1.309). He was named the Hurricanes winner of the Three Star Award in 2000-2001 and the Most Valuable Player in 2000-2001 and 2001-2002. He was also the recipient of the Bob Clarke Trophy as the WHL’s top scorer.
The Vancouver, BC product was drafted by his hometown Vancouver Canucks in the 8th round (241st overall) in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft. Barrett went on to play four seasons in the American Hockey League with the St. John’s Maple Leafs and Norfolk Admirals where he registered 169 points (73g-96a) in 257 games. He skated in an additional 21 East Coast Hockey League games with the Victoria Salmon Kings, Las Vegas Wranglers and Wheeling Nailers where he picked up 19 points (7g-12a).
Barrett stopped playing hockey professionally in 2009.