Ray Whitney started his career when he acquired a spot for the Western Hockey League’s Spokane Chiefs. During his 3-year stint with all the team, the Chiefs won the 1991 Memorial Cup. He was picked by the San Jose Sharks in the second round, 23rd overall pick throughout the 1991 NHL Entry Draft. Whitney played for several teams for example Edmonton Oilers, Florida Panthers, Columbus Blue Jackets, Detroit Red Wings, Carolina Hurricanes, Phoenix Coyotes, and Dallas Stars. Whitney is wed to Brijet and has 3 children.