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Brett Festerling | Defenseman

Team: Winnipeg Jets
Age / DOB:  (28) / 3/3/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 208
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Brett Festerling was removed from Injured Reserve and reassigned to St. John’s of the AHL on Tuesday.
Festerling played five games with the Jets (no scoring) before an upper-body injury sidelined the defenseman on Nov. 9. The 25-year-old, who played 83 games over parts of three seasons with Anaheim before being acquired by Atlanta in February, is 0-8-8 in 88-career games. Tue, Dec 6, 2011 12:38:00 PM

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Brett Festerling (upper body) is out for Saturday's contest.

Festerling hasn't played since November 10th. He no points in five games this season.
Sat, Nov 19, 2011 10:34:00 AM

Brett Festerling missed Saturday's game due to an upper-body injury.

Blueliners on Winnipeg continue to drop like flies, as they now have five defenseman out of action because of injuries. Festerling sustained the issue when he collided with teammate Jim Slater during Friday's practice.
Mon, Nov 14, 2011 09:02:00 AM

Brett Festerling has been called up by Winnipeg.

The Jets were need of some healthy bodies on the back end with Derek Meech, Ron Hainsey and Tobias Enstrom out due to injuries. Festerling has 83 games of NHL experience over the last three seasons and they all came with the Anaheim Ducks. He has no fantasy value.
Thu, Nov 3, 2011 06:15:00 AM

Brett Festerling has agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the Winnipeg Jets.

Festerling had three goals and 16 points in 53 AHL games with the Syracuse Crunch, Hamilton Bulldogs, and Chicago Wolves last season. He also had a minus-one rating in one game with the Anaheim Ducks in 2010-11.
Source: Calgary Sun
Thu, Jul 14, 2011 04:43:00 PM

The Anaheim Ducks have sent Brett Festerling and a 2012 fifth round draft pick to the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for Maxim Lapierre.

Festerling is a depth defenseman and he'll report to AHL Hamilton. The Canadiens probably won't call him up unless they need a replacement for an injured player. Festerling had three assists and 15 penalty minutes in 42 games with the Anaheim Ducks last season.
Source: TSN.ca
Fri, Dec 31, 2010 05:10:00 PM

The Anaheim Ducks have sent Brett Festerling to Syracuse of the AHL.

The move was necessitated when Toni Lydman was cleared to play for the Ducks. Festerling will be recalled when there is another injury on the Ducks blueline.
Thu, Oct 14, 2010 03:44:00 PM

The Anaheim Ducks have recalled defenseman Brett Festerling.

This is a direct response to the injury to Andy Sutton. Festerling had three assists and 15 PIMs in 42 games for the Ducks last season. Luca Sbisa is expected to step into the lineup right away and take Sutton's place while Festerling is likely to be a scratch.
Sat, Oct 9, 2010 04:35:00 PM

Brett Festerling will be assigned to the minors after clearing waivers Friday afternoon.

Festerling was fighting for one of the Ducks final blueliner spots, but he fell short. Festerling didn't play in Anaheim's season opener in 2008 or 2009, but he still managed to play in 40 and 42 NHL games in each of his last two seasons. We wouldn't be surprised if he also spends a significant portion of the 2010-11 campaign with the Ducks.
Fri, Oct 1, 2010 02:32:00 PM

The Anaheim Ducks have waived Brett Festerling.

This is good news for rookie defenseman Cam Fowler who now has the inside track at the final blueline spot for the Ducks. NHL teams will have until noon Friday ET to claim Festerling off waivers, otherwise he will be sent to Syracuse of the AHL. He has no fantasy value.
Source: TSN.ca
Thu, Sep 30, 2010 08:46:00 PM

Brett Festerling is not expected to play on Sunday after getting his "bell rung" on Friday.

He was forced to leave the game in the first period after receiving a hit from Blues' forward David Backes. Festerling appeared in 42 games with the Ducks this season, while recording three assists, a plus-1 rating and 15 penalty minutes.
Source: Ducks Blog
Sun, Apr 11, 2010 07:13:00 AM

The Anaheim Ducks have called up Brett Festerling from AHL Toronto.

Festerling will practice with the Ducks on Friday. He has three assists in 30 games with Anaheim this season.
Fri, Feb 26, 2010 08:59:00 AM

The Ducks have reassigned defennseman Brett Festerling to the minors.

He will suit up for the Toronto Mariles in the AHL during the Olympic break. Festerling has skated in 30 games with the Ducks this season, while posting three assists and an even plus/minus rating.
Source: Ducks Blog
Wed, Feb 17, 2010 07:01:00 AM

Brett Festerling has been recalled by the Anaheim Ducks.

Festerling registered five assists in 40 games with the Ducks last season. He has four assists and 21 penalty minutes in 24 games between the AHL San Antonio Rampage and the AHL Toronto Marlies in 2009-10
Wed, Dec 2, 2009 03:20:00 PM

Brett Festerling was sent down the minors on Saturday.

Festerling appeared in 40 games with Anaheim last season, while earning five assists, 18 penalty minutes and a plus-5 rating. He has no fantasy value.
Source: Ducks Blog
Sun, Sep 20, 2009 06:25:00 AM

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