Position Left Wing
Shoots Left
6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
205 lb (93 kg/14 st 9 lb)
Pro clubs Boston Bruins
Ottawa Senators
Tampa Bay Lightning
New York Rangers
Nationality 22x20px Canada
Born September 17, 1969 (1969-09-17) (age 47),
Oakville, ON, CAN
NHL Draft 45th overall, 1987
New York Rangers
Pro career 1991 – 2006


Robert F. Zamuner (born September 17, 1969 in Oakville, Ontario) is a retired ice hockey forward, playing thirteen seasons in the NHL, most recently with the Boston Bruins.

Playing careerEdit

Zamuner played junior hockey for the Guelph Platers of the Ontario Hockey League and was drafted 45th overall by the New York Rangers in the 1987 NHL Entry Draft. He played only briefly for New York, spending more time on their AHL affiliate in Binghamton.

In 1992 he signed as a free agent with the expansion Tampa Bay Lightning when the Rangers showed little interest in re-signing him. In Tampa he developed a reputation as a competent, hard working, defensive-minded forward, and was named team captain in 1998. The next year he was traded to the Ottawa Senators for Andreas Johansson and the right to sign General Manager Rick Dudley, who was still serving as GM of the Senators. He played in Ottawa for two seasons, playing regularly on the third line in a defensive role. In 2001 he moved on, signing as a free agent with the Boston Bruins.

During the 2004–05 NHL lockout, Zamuner went to play with HC Basel in Switzerland. With his scoring deteriorating, no NHL team willing to sign him he stayed in Europe the next season, signing with Bolzano HC in Italy. On June 6, 2006, Zamuner signed to play the remainder of the 2006 season with the Brisbane Blue Tongues of the Australian Ice Hockey League, after which he retired.

Internationally, Zamuner played twice on Canada's world championship teams, and surprised many by being selected for Canada's 1998 Olympic men's hockey team.

Post-playing careerEdit

Zamuner is currently employed with the NHLPA as their Northeast Divisional Representative.

Career statisticsEdit

    Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1986–87Guelph PlatersOHL6261521850552
1987–88Guelph PlatersOHL5820416118----------
1988–89Guelph PlatersOHL66466511138755109
1989–90Flint SpiritsIHL774435793241016
1990–91Binghamton RangersAHL80255883509761335
1991–92Binghamton RangersAHL61195372421189178
1991–92New York RangersNHL91232----------
1992–93Tampa Bay LightningNHL8415284374----------
1993–94Tampa Bay LightningNHL59661242----------
1994–95Tampa Bay LightningNHL43961524----------
1995–96Tampa Bay LightningNHL7215203562623510
1996–97Tampa Bay LightningNHL8217335056----------
1997–98Tampa Bay LightningNHL7714122641----------
1998–99Tampa Bay LightningNHL588111924----------
1999–00Ottawa SenatorsNHL57912213262022
2000–01Ottawa SenatorsNHL791918375240006
2001–02Boston BruinsNHL661213252460224
2002–03Boston BruinsNHL55106161850004
2003–04Boston BruinsNHL574591670000
2003–04Providence BruinsAHL40112----------
2005–06Bolzano HCItaly17810186----------
NHL Totals7981391723114673445926
OHL Totals1927212119364125101511

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

Preceded by
Mikael Renberg
Tampa Bay Lightning captains
Succeeded by
Bill Houlder
fr:Rob Zamuner

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.