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Sonny Milano Wiki

Frank “Sonny” Milano is an American professional ice hockey forward currently within the Columbus Blue Jackets organization. Milano was selected by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the first round, 16th overall, of the 2014 NHL Entry Draft.

Sonny Milano Age

He is 23 years old.

Sonny Milano career

Milano played in the 2009 Quebec International Pee-Wee Hockey Tournament with the New York Rangers minor ice hockey team.

Sonny Milano Junior Career

Milano was rated as a top prospect who was widely projected to be a first-round selection in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. He trained with the USA Hockey National Team Development Program team during the 2012–13 and 2013–14 seasons, and was invited to participate in the 2013 CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game


Milano was committed to play for the Boston College Eagles men’s ice hockey team in the Hockey East Association. However, on August 16, 2014, Eagles’ head coach Jerry York announced Milano had advised the team of his intention to sign a professional contract with the Blue Jackets, thus forgoing his college eligibility. During the 2014–2015 season, Milano was playing for the Plymouth Whalers in the OHL. Even though he switched teams, he continued to live with Bo Freatman in Ann Arbor.

Sonny Milano Professional Career, NHL Career

On September 11, 2014, the Blue Jackets announced that they had signed Milano to a three-year entry level contract.

During the 2015–16 season, on March 31, 2016, Milano played his first game in the NHL against his hometown team the New York Islanders. He registered his first career point with an assist in the following game against the Carolina Hurricanes on April 2, 2016. He was sent down to the Cleveland Monsters after 3 games.


Milano was recalled from the Cleveland Monsters in October. After registering no points he was sent back down to the Cleveland Monsters only to be called up again in November. He was shortly relocated back to the Monsters.

During the 2017–18 season, on October 6, 2017, Milano scored his first career NHL goal against the New York Islanders in a 5–0 Columbus win. Despite his early success, Milano was sent back down to the Cleveland Monsters on December 3, 2017, after registering 10 points in 24 games. He was recalled back to the Blue Jackets on December 9, 2017.

Sonny Milano International Career

Milano was named to Team USA to compete at the 2018 IIHF World Championship, along with teammate Cam Atkinson.As a 16-year-old Milano won a bronze medal with Team USA at the 2013 World U-17 Hockey Challenged and as a 17-year-old he helped the USA squad capture the gold medal at the 2014 IIHF World U18 Championships. Milano recorded 2 goals and 2 assists at the 2015 World Junior Championships. Milano was part of the bronze medal-winning USA U20 squad at the 2016 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships.

Arrested On Assault Charge


Two pro hockey players, including one from the Colorado Avalanche, were arrested in New York City on Sunday morning and charged with assault, according to NYPD Det. George Tsourovakas.

Sonny Milano, formerly of the Columbus Blue Jackets, and A.J. Greer, who has played with the Colorado Avalanche, were arrested about 6:35 a.m. after an argument escalated into a physical fight, according to Tsourovakas.

They were charged with assault and given desk appearance tickets, Tsourovakas said. Desk appearance tickets are orders to appear in court at a later date.

On Saturday night, Greer posted an Instagram story of him sitting across from Milano at a restaurant in Manhattan.

Milano, 23, from Massapequa, New York, was drafted in the first round by the Blue Jackets in 2014 and played in eight games last season. He was assigned to the Cleveland Monsters, Columbus’s minor league affiliate, in November 2018.

In the 2017-2018 season, his personal best, Milano played in 55 games and tallied 14 goals and eight assists.

Greer, 22, from Joliette, Quebec, was drafted by Colorado in the second round in 2015. He played in 15 games last season and scored his first NHL goal in a blowout win over the Winnipeg Jets in February.

Fast Facts You Need to Know

  1. Greer, 22, and Milano, 23, are facing attack expenses in connection with the incident on Saturday night
  2. The altercation at a condominium in Greenwich Village indexed as the players’ address is assumed to have been over a nightclub bill from 1 alright Chelsea
  3. The 28-year-vintage sufferer referred to as police and stated the two gamers attacked him
  4. He reportedly refused clinical attention however appeared to have suffered accidents to his jaw and torso in conjunction with seen scrapes and bruises
  5. Greer, who is Canadian, performs for the Colorado Avalanche in Denver
  6. Milano, a big apple native, plays for the Columbus Blue Jackets in Ohio

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