Brett Sterling
Player Facts
  • Position
    LW/RW
  • Height
    5'7" / 171 cm
  • Weight
    174 lbs / 79 kg
  • Shoots
    L
  • Status
    Retired

Sterling is a winger with a great shot and good hands. Knows where to go to score goals. Works hard every shift, but is diminutive and well below average size. Still has grit, though, and tries to play like a bigger guy.
Could improve his game without the puck, as he isn't very good defensively.
- Erik K. Piri, EP (2013)

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1999-00 Los Angeles Jr. Kings U16 Midget 35 45 25 70 - |
2000-01 U.S. National U17 Team USDP 13 - - - - |
U.S. National U18 Team NAHL 47 29 15 44 72 |
2001-02 U.S. National U18 Team USDP 31 21 15 36 18 |
USNTDP Juniors USHL 10 6 3 9 8 |
USNTDP Juniors NAHL 9 2 1 3 10 |
USA U18 WJC-18 8 9 3 12 4 9 |
2002-03 Colorado College NCAA 36 27 11 38 30 |
USA U20 WJC-20 7 0 2 2 4 0 |
2003-04 Colorado College NCAA 30 16 12 28 40 |
USA U20 WJC-20 6 3 0 3 0 4 |
2004-05 Colorado College NCAA 43 34 29 63 74 |
2005-06 Colorado College “A” NCAA 41 31 24 55 66 12 |
2006-07 Chicago Wolves AHL 77 55 42 97 96 14 | Playoffs 15 7 5 12 24 -2
2007-08 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 13 1 2 3 14 -2 |
Chicago Wolves AHL 70 38 33 71 116 7 | Playoffs 16 3 5 8 18 -1
2008-09 Atlanta Thrashers NHL 6 1 0 1 2 -3 |
Chicago Wolves AHL 52 17 22 39 84 -4 |
2009-10 Chicago Wolves AHL 55 34 22 56 38 20 | Playoffs 9 4 6 10 4 3
2010-11 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 7 3 2 5 16 1 | - - - - -
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins AHL 65 27 26 53 88 13 | Playoffs 12 2 4 6 10 0
2011-12 St. Louis Blues NHL 4 0 0 0 0 -1 |
Peoria Rivermen “A” AHL 54 22 26 48 74 7 |
Portland Pirates AHL 19 8 6 14 30 -5 |
2012-13 Chicago Wolves AHL 48 24 21 45 50 15 |
2013-14 HV71 SHL 43 11 9 20 28 1 |
Örebro HK SHL 5 1 2 3 4 -1 | Kvalserien SHL 5 1 0 1 0 -2
2014-15 EC Salzburg EBEL 49 23 28 51 100 24 | Playoffs 13 10 11 21 26 16
2015-16 EC Salzburg EBEL 46 33 16 49 121 16 | Playoffs 19 9 4 13 71 4
2016-17 Chicago Wolves AHL 61 11 18 29 40 10 | Playoffs 4 1 1 2 6 -1
2017-18 Chicago Wolves AHL 45 15 10 25 46 10 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 2 0
2017-18 AHL/ECHL/USHL/WHL/OHL/QMJHL stats powered by HockeyTech
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2013-14 HV71 ET 7 2 1 3 0 |
2014-15 EC Salzburg Champions HL 8 5 4 9 8 3 |
2015-16 EC Salzburg Champions HL 1 1 0 1 2 0 |
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 546 251 226 477 0.87 662 87 | 58 17 21 38 0.66 64 -1
Champions HL 9 6 4 10 1.11 10 3 |
EBEL 95 56 44 100 1.05 221 40 | 32 19 15 34 1.06 97 20
ET 7 2 1 3 0.43 0 0 |
Midget 35 45 25 70 2.00 0 0 |
NAHL 56 31 16 47 0.84 82 0 |
NCAA 150 108 76 184 1.23 210 12 |
NHL 30 5 4 9 0.30 32 -5 |
SHL 48 12 11 23 0.48 32 0 | 5 1 0 1 0.20 0 -2
USDP 44 21 15 36 0.82 18 0 |
USHL 10 6 3 9 0.90 8 0 |
WJC-18 8 9 3 12 1.50 4 9 |
WJC-20 13 3 2 5 0.38 4 4 |
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
04/21/2018
04/21/2018 Confirmed Chicago Wolves Retired
10/06/2017
10/06/2017 Extension Chicago Wolves Chicago Wolves
07/22/2016
07/22/2016 Confirmed EC Salzburg Chicago Wolves
06/25/2014
06/25/2014 Confirmed Örebro HK EC Salzburg
02/21/2014
02/21/2014 Confirmed HV71 Örebro HK
02/11/2014
02/11/2014 Confirmed HV71 Unknown
05/08/2013
05/08/2013 Confirmed Chicago Wolves HV71
07/12/2012
07/12/2012 Confirmed St. Louis Blues Chicago Wolves
07/04/2011
07/04/2011 Confirmed Pittsburgh Penguins St. Louis Blues
07/03/2010
07/03/2010 Confirmed San Jose Sharks Pittsburgh Penguins
06/24/2010
06/24/2010 Confirmed Atlanta Thrashers San Jose Sharks
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Chicago Wolves

Cult/Star player for Colorado College

Career transactions
- 2014-06-25 • Signed by EC Salzburg
- 2014-02-21 • Signed by Örebro
- 2014-02-11 • Released by HV71
- 2013-05-08 • Signed to a one-year contract by HV71
- 2012-07-12 • Signed to a one-year contract by the Chicago Wolves
- 2011-07-04 • Signed to a one-year contract by the St. Louis Blues
- 2010-07-03 • Signed to a one-year contract by the Pittsburgh Penguins
- 2010-06-05 • Traded to the San Jose Sharks with Michael Vernace & a 2010 7th round pick (Lee Moffie) for future considerations
- 2008-07-17 • Re-signed to a two-year contract by the Atlanta Thrashers
- 2006-06-01 • Signed to a two-year entry-level contract by the Atlanta Thrashers