Famous Burlingtonians

Josh Anderson - Professional Hockey player

Anderson was born in Burlington and currently plays for the Columbus Blue Jackets of the National Hockey League. Anderson played junior hockey for the London Knights. He was drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the fourth round of the NHL draft. After the NHL season ended Anderson was sent to the AHL where he helped his team win the Calder cup (AHL championship). Anderson was also selected to be on Canada’s world junior team in 2014.  He is currently playing for the Columbus blue jackets once again.