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Derek MacKenzie • #17 • C
Ht/Wt:5'11", 177 lbs.
Born:Jun 11, 1981 (38 yrs) in Sudbury, Ont.
Experience:16 years
Drafted:Drafted by Atlanta in 1999 (5/128).
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Scouting Report
Assets: Has good face-off ability and defensive skills. Is very team oriented. Is an industrious forward with a history of scoring ability at lower levels. Can play both center and wing. Is a true leader.
Flaws: Lacks ideal size (5-11, 181 pounds) for the National Hockey League game. Is limited in terms of offensive ability at the big-league level. Struggles when given too much ice time in the NHL.
Career Potential: Hard-working, veteran depth forward and leader.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Canadian Hockey League Face-off Awards 2000-01
OHL Face-Off Award 2000-01
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