|Born||March 24, 1982|
Warwick, Rhode Island, U.S.
|Died|| January 6, 2011 28) (aged|
Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.
|Height||5 ft 10 in (178 cm)|
|Weight||180 lb (82 kg; 12 st 12 lb)|
|Played for||San Jose Sharks|
|NHL Draft|| 182nd overall, 2001 |
San Jose Sharks
Thomas Garrett Cavanagh (March 24, 1982 – January 6, 2011) was an American professional ice hockey center who last played with the Springfield Falcons of the American Hockey League. He was drafted by the San Jose Sharks in the sixth round, 182nd overall, of the 2001 NHL Entry Draft. After playing four seasons at Harvard University, he was signed to a professional contract by the Sharks organization.
Cavanagh made his National Hockey League debut with San Jose near the end of the 2007–08 season and recorded an assist on his first shift.[ citation needed ] The following season, he scored his lone NHL goal March 28, 2009, a backhand shot past Phoenix Coyotes goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov.
Cavanagh attended Phillips Exeter Academy.
Cavanagh was the first player to play every single one of the Harvard's games during his collegiate career. Cavanagh made his 138th consecutive appearance in a Crimson jersey in Harvard's final game of the 2005 NCAA Tournament.
Cavanagh is the Worcester Sharks' all-time scoring leader with 138 points in 202 games.Cavanagh holds the San Jose Sharks franchise record for quickest point by a rookie for an assist on a goal by Joe Thornton that came 36 seconds into Cavanagh's first game in the NHL.
Cavanagh was found dead in the Providence Place Mall parking garage on January 6, 2011. The cause of death was identified as multiple traumatic injuries due to blunt force impact.Police have stated that they believe the death to be a suicide. Cavanagh had been diagnosed with schizophrenia, and was institutionalized several times in the last months of his life. Cavanagh had been released from his contract with the Falcons on November 9, 2010.
|1997–98||Toll Gate High School||HSRI||15||5||17||22||6||4||2||8||10||4|
|1998–99||Toll Gate High School||HSRI||15||9||20||29||26||5||5||4||9||6|
|1999–2000||Toll Gate High School||HSRI||18||25||29||54||28||5||0||12||12||9|
|2000–01||Phillips Exeter Academy||HS Prep||31||42||40||82||34||—||—||—||—||—|
|2007–08||San Jose Sharks||NHL||1||0||1||1||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|2008–09||San Jose Sharks||NHL||17||1||1||2||4||—||—||—||—||—|
|ECAC Hockey All-Tournament Team||2004|
|All-ECAC Hockey Second Team||2004–05|
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