Nathan Robinson was born December 31, 1981 in Kingston, Ontario. A free-agent signing of the Detroit Red Wings in the fall of 2002, Robinson is a graduate of the OHL's Belleville Bulls.
An offensively gifted forward, Robinson played four seasons in Belleville leading the league in scoring in 2001-02 with 110 points (47-63-110) and finishing his four year career with 235 points (109-126-235).
Following a successful junior career, Robinson joined the ECHL's Toledo Storm before being promoted to the AHL's Grand Rapids Griffins in the early stages of the 2002-03 season. In 2003-04, Robinson spent the majority of the season in Grand Rapids registering 50 points (24-26-50) in 69 games, while making his NHL debut with Detroit midway through the season.
In the summer of 2005, the former Bull was acquired by the Boston Bruins.
Courtesy of the Hockey Hall of Fame