Vancouver, B.C. – The Vancouver Giants are proud to announce that Mike Burnstein has been hired as the hockey club’s Athletic Trainer.
“I’m very excited to be a part of the group with the Giants,” said Burnstein. “My conversations with Glen Hanlon and Ron Toigo have been very positive, and I’m looking forward to the opportunity to stay in game and work with the Giants.”
Burnstein spent 20 years, and nearly 1,600 games, as the Head Athletic Trainer for the NHL’s Vancouver Canucks from 1995-2015. The Hamilton, Ontario native has also worked for Hockey Canada at the 2010 Winter Olympics, the 2015 Spengler Cup and four World Hockey Championships. Most recently, Burnstein served as the Athletic Trainer for Team Europe at the 2016 World Cup of Hockey.