#34 - Jay Henderson - WHL, 12 year Pro career, 3x Calder Cup Champ, coaching and more!
Jay Henderson is a graduate of the Western Hockey League, having played with the Red Deer Rebels and the Edmonton Ice. He was drafted by the Boston Bruins in the 9th round of the 1997 National Hockey League Draft.
He went on to a 12-year professional career, including 33 games with the Boston Bruins. Henderson won 3 Calder Cups in the American Hockey League, one in Providence, one in Houston and one with Milwaukee. He also went to Europe near the end of the his hockey career, playing in Germany, Austria and England.
After he was done playing, Henderson wanted to stay in the game. He was an assistant coach with the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) for two years and also an assistant coach with the Kootenay Ice of the WHL. Henderson then got into commercial insurance and is currently an account executive with Go Insurance in his hometown of Sherwood Park, AB. He’s been with Go Insurance for almost 6 years.
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