James Craig Langenbrunner (pronounced /ˈlæŋɡənbrʌnər/; born July 24, 1975) is an American professional ice hockey player. He currently plays for the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was the captain of the 2010 United States Olympic Team. He was a member of the 1999 Dallas Stanley Cup championship team and the 2003 New Jersey Devils Stanley Cup championship team.
In high school, Langenbrunner played for the Cloquet Lumberjacks in the Minnesota State High School Hockey League.
After scoring 148 points in 70 games during his Freshmen, Sophomore, and Junior years in High School and leading the Lumberjacks to back to back State Tournament appearances, Langenbrunner was named the AP's Minnesota High School Hockey player of the year. Following a spectacular State Tournament performance, Langenbrunner was drafted out of Cloquet 35th overall in the 1993 NHL Entry Draft by the Dallas Stars.