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Vancouver Canucks Western Conference Pacific Division
 
Chris Tanev • #8 • D
Status:Off season
Ht/Wt:6'2", 195 lbs.
Born:Dec 20, 1989 (27 yrs) in Toronto, Ont.
Experience:7 years
Drafted:Signed by Vancouver in 2010.
Shoots:R
2016-17 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 53 2 8 10 3 14 0 0 1 20:20 39 0.19
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Scouting Report
Assets: Moves the puck well and owns solid overall ability from the back end. Defends his position with aplomb. Is very mobile and usually makes the safe, smart play with the puck.
Flaws: Could stand to fill out his lanky frame to maximize output in the NHL. Lacks a physical edge to his game, which limits his overall shutdown ability. Is not a big point producer.
Career Potential: Quality, mobile puck-moving defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Atlantic Hockey Rookie of the Year 2009-10
Atlantic Hockey Third All-Star Team 2009-10
Atlantic Hockey All-Tournament Team 2009-10
Atlantic Hockey All-Rookie Team 2009-10
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