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Buffalo Sabres East Division
Casey Fitzgerald • #45 • D
Status:In the minors
Ht/Wt:5'11", 180 lbs.
Born:Feb 25, 1997 (23 yrs) in North Reading, MA
Hometown:North Reading, MA
Experience:0 years
Drafted:Drafted by Buffalo in 2016 (3/86).
Scouting Report
Owns tremendous hockey pedigree as the son of former NHL forward Tom Fitzgerald. Excels in an up-tempo system because of his excellent mobility (with and without the puck). Does not have ideal size for the National Hockey League, so he must get stronger to thrive as a pro. Needs to cut down on unnecessary penalties. Is not a natural power-play quarterback.
Long Range Potential: Mobile, talented puck-moving defenseman with upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
HE Best Defensive Defenseman 2017-18
HE Second All-Star Team 2017-18
HE All-Rookie Team 2015-16
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