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Colorado Avalanche Western Conference Central Division
 
Samuel Girard • #49 • D
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:5'10", 162 lbs.
Born:May 12, 1998 (19 yrs) in Roberval, Que.
Experience:0 years
Drafted:Drafted by Nashville in 2016 (2/47).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Nashville in 2017.
Shoots:L
2017-18 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 20 1 4 5 -2 2 0 0 0 18:37 22 0.25
On Pace 73 4 15 19 -7 7 0 0 0 18:37 80 0.26
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Scouting Report
Assets: Is a real natural when quarterbacking the power play, as he is smooth as silk with the puck on his stick. Uses his active stick well when defending his own zone. Is a very cerebral player.
Flaws: Is significantly undersized for the NHL game, so he has a tendency to get knocked off the puck too easily. Must prove capable of being a quality defender against bigger forwards.
Career Potential: Diminutive, talented offensive defenseman with good upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Canadian Hockey League Sportsman Player of the Year 2015-16
QMJHL Emile "Butch" Bouchard Trophy 2015-16
QMJHL Raymond Lagace Trophy 2014-15
QMJHL Frank J. Selke Trophy 2015-16
QMJHL First All-Star Team 2016-17, 2015-16
QMJHL All-Rookie Team 2014-15
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