Joe Thornton

Joe Thornton

G
5
A
15
Pts
20
+/-
6
PPP
5
SOG
42
Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 4"/220 lbs
Born: London, Canada
Draft: 1997 1st round (1st pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • Hurricanes finally got the goalie they wanted — 11 years later
    Raleigh News and Observer

    Hurricanes finally got the goalie they wanted — 11 years later

    Frederik Andersen says a ‘busy net’ kept him from signing with Canes a decade ago but he’s now ready to jump into that net.

  • Soccer-MLS says Canadian clubs can host homes games for rest of 2021
    Reuters

    Soccer-MLS says Canadian clubs can host homes games for rest of 2021

    MLS said the Public Health Agency of Canada and Minister of Immigration approved a National Interest Exemption that outlines protocols allowing for all league players to participate in cross-border matches with Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver Whitecaps. According to MLS, all travelling players and staff will continue to undertake COVID-19 testing prior to, and upon arrival into Canada, regardless of their vaccination status.

  • Associated Press

    Canadian MLS teams get exemption to host matches

    The three Canadian teams in Major League Soccer are back in Canada for good, the league announced Thursday. The Public Health Agency of Canada and Minister of Immigration have approved a National Interest Exemption that allows all MLS players to participate in cross-border matches subject to stringent health and safety protocols. Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver had played all their home matches in the United States until recently because of pandemic-related border restrictions.