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Jay Bouwmeester • #19 • D
Ht/Wt:6'4", 206 lbs.
Born:Sep 27, 1983 (37 yrs) in Edmonton, Alta.
Experience:17 years
Drafted:Drafted by Florida in 2002 (1/3).
Shoots:L
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Scouting Report
Assets: Has incredible skating ability, size and hockey smarts. A capable shutdown defender, he can log huge minutes and usually positions himself perfectly well on the ice.
Flaws: Does not play enough of a physical game to dominate in that department, but it has never been his style. Lacks a big shot and produces underwhelming offense.
Career Potential: Mobile, veteran defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL All-Rookie Team 2002-03
NHL Played in the NHL YoungStars Game 2002-03
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2008-09, 2006-07
Canadian Hockey League Top Draft Prospect 2001-02
WHL Top Draft Prospect Award 2001-02
WHL East First All-Star Team 2001-02
WJC-A Media - All-Star Team 2001-02
Olympic Olympic Gold Medal 2014 (Canada)
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