kids encyclopedia robot

Ben Eager facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Ben Eager
Ben Eager.JPG
Eager during his time with the Blackhawks in 2009
Born (1984-01-22) January 22, 1984 (age 38)
Ottawa, ON, CAN
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 235 lb (107 kg; 16 st 11 lb)
Position Left Wing
Shoots Right
KHL team
Former teams
CSKA Moscow
Philadelphia Flyers
Chicago Blackhawks
Atlanta Thrashers
San Jose Sharks
National team Flag of Canada.svg Canada
NHL Draft 23rd overall, 2002
Phoenix Coyotes
Playing career 2004–present

Benjamin Eager (born January 22, 1984) is a Canadian professional ice hockey left winger. He currently plays for HC CSKA Moscow of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). He has also played 407 regular season games in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Philadelphia Flyers, Chicago Blackhawks, Atlanta Thrashers, San Jose Sharks, and Edmonton Oilers.


Before playing in the NHL, Eager played 4 seasons with the Oshawa Generals of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL). He was drafted with the 23rd overall pick by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft. On June 9th, 2010, Eager won the Stanley Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks.

On July 11, 2014, he signed a one-year contract with HC CSKA Moscow of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).

  • Ben Eager's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database
  • Ben Eager's NHL player profile
kids search engine
Ben Eager Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.