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Sean Burke
Sean Burke
Goaltender
(BUHRK)
Number: 1
Height: 6' 4"
Weight: 209
Catches: Left
Born: Jan 29, 1967
Birthplace: Windsor, ON, Canada
Acquired: Claimed off waivers from Tampa Bay on January 18, 2007. DRAFTED: NJ - 2nd round, 24th overall, 1985 NHL Entry Draft. TRANSACTIONS: Drafted from the Toronto Marlboros of the Ontario Hockey League by New Jersey in the second-round (24th overall) of the 1985 NHL Entry Draft...traded by New Jersey, along with Eric Weinrich, to Hartford in exchange for Bobby Holik and a second-round choice in the 1993 NHL Entry Draft (Jay Pandolfo) on August 28, 1992...traded by Carolina, along with Geoff Sanderson and Enrico Cicone, to Vancouver in exchange for Kirk McLean and Martin Gelinas on January 3, 1998...traded by Vancouver to the Flyers in exchange for Garth Snow on March 4, 1998...signed as a free agent by Florida on September 12, 1998...traded by Florida, along with a fifth-round choice in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft (Nate Kiser), to Phoenix in exchange for Mikhail Shtalenkov and a fourth-round choice in the 2000 NHL Entry Draft (Chris Eade) on November 18, 1999...traded by Phoenix, along with Branko Radivojevic and the rights to Ben Eager, to the Flyers in exchange for Mike Comrie on February 9, 2004...signed as a free agent by Tampa Bay on August 9, 2005...claimed off waivers from Tampa Bay on January 18, 2007.
Drafted: NJD / 1985 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 2nd (24th overall)



CAREER VS. PHX: 22 GP, 7-6-7 (7 ties), 2.69 GAA

AT PHX (4-5): 58:47 TOI, 35 Saves, 38 Shots, Loss

SEASON HIGHS:

Shots: 54 (3-9 at DET)br>Saves: 51 (3-9 at DET)br>Shutouts: 1 (2-3 at FLA)
Minutes Played: 65:00 (3-15 vs. CHI, most recent)br>
THIS SEASON: Played in seven games for Springfield (AHL) with a record of 2-5-0, a 4.52 goals-against-average, a .856 save-percentage and no shutouts...made his first start as a King on 1/20/07 vs. Phoenix...earned his first win as a King with 37 saves on 1/26/07 at Vancouver...went 1-2-0 in four January games with a 2.95 goals-against-average and a .913 save-percentage...made 40 saves for his first shutout as a King on 2/3/07 at Florida.

LAST SEASON: Appeared in 35 games with Tampa Bay...posted a record of 14-10-0 with a 2.80 goals-against-average, a .895 save-percentage and two shutouts...made his debut with Tampa Bay in a relief role, stopping four shots in four minutes of work 10/10/05 vs. Boston...made his first start with Tampa Bay turning aside 20 of 21 shots 10/15/05 at Pittsburgh.

NHL CAREER:
1987-88: NJ (13 GP, 10-1-0, 3.05, .883)br>1988-89: NJ (62 GP, 22-31-9, 3.84, .873)br>1989-90: NJ (52 GP, 22-22-6, 3.60, .880)br>1990-91: NJ (35 GP, 8-12-8, 3.59, .872)br>1992-93: HTD (50 GP, 16-27-3, 4.16, .876)br>1993-94: HTD (47 GP, 17-24-5, 2.99, .906)br>1994-95: HTD (42 GP, 17-19-4, 2.68, .912)br>1995-96: HTD (66 GP, 28-28-6, 3.11, .907)br>1996-97: HTD (51 GP, 22-22-6, 2.69, .914)br>1997-98: CAR (25 GP, 7-11-5, 2.80, .899); VAN (16 GP, 2-9-4, 3.51, .876); PHI (11 GP, 7-3-0, 2.56, .913)br>1998-99: FLA (59 GP, 21-24-14, 2.66, .907)br>1999-00: FLA (7 GP, 2-5-0, 2.58, .913); PHX (35 GP, 17-14-3, 2.55, .914)br>2000-01: PHX (62 GP, 25-22-13, 2.27, .922)br>2001-02: PHX (60 GP, 33-21-6, 2.29, .920)br>2002-03: PHX (22 GP, 12-6-2, 2.12, .930)br>2003-04: PHX (32 GP, 10-15-5, 2.81, .908); PHI (15 GP, 6-5-2, 2.55, .910)br>2005-06: TBL (35 GP, 14-10-4, 2.80, .895)br>