Jason Muzzati was a standout goalie with the Michigan State University Spartans of the NCAA. He was drafted in the first round, #21 overall of the 1988 NHL entry draft by the Calgary Flames. Muzzati played 3 years of NCAA hockey and then moved to the minors for some seasoning and also played a year with the Canadian National Team. He got is break in 1993-94 with the Flames, playing one game. He would only play a total of two games with the Flames before being claimed on waivers by the Hartford Whalers (since known as the Carolina Hurricanes). He spent two seasons in Hartford followed by short stints with the New York Rangers and San Jose Sharks.
After hanging around in the North American minor league system for almost a decade, Muzzati moved his trade to Europe in 1998-99. He played the 2003-04 season with Milan in the Italian league.