Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Brendan Ranford
Brendan Ranford was born on May 3, 1992 in Edmonton, Alberta. A product of the Kamloops Blazers of the Western Hockey League, he was selected in the seventh round of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft by the Philadelphia Flyers.

Ranford and the Flyers would not come to terms on a contract and the winger became a free agent. On May 24, 2013 he inked a try-out contract with the Texas Stars of the AHL. After a successful training camp, Ranford was signed to a one-year AHL contract would join the Stars for his first professional season. Ranford would go on to record 33 points in 65 games and helped the club to its first ever Calder Cup championship.

On July 2, 2014, Ranford was signed as a free agent by the Stars' parent club in Dallas.

During his fourth year with the Texas Stars, Ranford was traded along with Branden Troock to the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for Justin Peters and Justin Hache. He joined the Coyotes' AHL affiliate, the Tucson Roadrunners, but would appear in just 10 games for the club before being on the move again. On March 1, 2017, Ranford was dealt to the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for Joe Whitney.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
2007-08 CAC Canadians AMHL 35 33 46 79 58 12 10 5 15 6
2007-08 Kamloops Blazers WHL 3 0 0 0 0 -2
2008-09 Kamloops Blazers WHL 66 13 14 27 46 -17 4 0 3 3 2
2009-10 Kamloops Blazers WHL 72 29 36 65 83 +2 4 2 3 5 4
2010-11 Kamloops Blazers WHL 68 33 53 86 68 -10
2011-12 Kamloops Blazers WHL 69 40 52 92 73 +4 11 5 9 14 8
2012-13 Kamloops Blazers WHL 70 22 65 87 28 +17 15 5 15 20 0
2013-14 Texas Stars AHL 65 12 21 33 14 +10 21 8 8 16 12
2014-15 Dallas Stars NHL 1 0 0 0 0 0
2014-15 Texas Stars AHL 73 18 33 51 22 +5 3 0 1 1 0
2015-16 Texas Stars AHL 76 19 40 59 49 -1 4 1 3 4 4
2016-17 Texas Stars AHL 36 6 11 17 4 +5
2016-17 Tucson Roadrunners AHL 10 0 0 0 4 -3
2016-17 San Antonio Rampage AHL 21 4 13 17 8 -12
NHL Totals 1 0 0 0 0


WHL West Second All-Star Team (2011) Signed as a free agent by Texas (AHL), May 24, 2013. Signed as a free agent by Dallas, July 3, 2014. Traded to Arizona by Dallas with Brandon Troock for Justin Peters and Justin Hache, February 1, 2017. Traded to Colorado by Arizona for Joe Whitney, March 1, 2017.
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