Former Anaheim Ducks and Danbury Trashers passes away at 46

Published April 12, 2022 at 1:42 PM

Sad news from the hockey world as today it was announced that Garrett Burnett passed away at the age of 46. Burnett played for the Anaheim Ducks before becoming a player and coach for the the Trashers.

Sad news for @dbtrashers fans, former player/assistant coach Garrett Burnett has passed away. I don't know any other details.

Garrett also spent time in the NHL with the @AnaheimDucks & was feared on-ice. Off the ice, one of the nicest guys you'll ever meet. RIP #55

Burnett played one season with the Ducks where he played 39 games and accumulated 3 points and 184 penalty minutes. This included 22 fighting majors.

The Danbury Trashers shared the following post:

Our thoughts and prayers are with the Burnett Family.
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