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New York Islanders Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
 
Johnny Boychuk • #55 • D
Status:Foot injury, day-to-day
Ht/Wt:6'2", 227 lbs.
Born:Jan 19, 1984 (33 yrs) in Edmonton, Alta.
Experience:9 years
Drafted:Drafted by Colorado in 2002 (2/61).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Boston in 2014.
Shoots:R
2016-17 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 59 6 15 21 9 17 1 1 2 20:41 140 0.36
On Pace 69 7 18 25 11 20 1 1 2 20:41 164 0.36
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Scouting Report
Assets: Owns a heavy point shot (an asset on the power play) and has good instincts that endear him to his coaches. Is a quality teammate. Loves to initiate contact.
Flaws: Is somewhat limited in terms of his skating, so he can struggle at times if he receives too many top-four rearguard minutes. Is an inconsistent point producer.
Career Potential: Quality veteran defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Stanley Cup 2010-11 (Boston)
AHL Eddie Shore Trophy 2008-09
AHL First All-Star Team 2008-09
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