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Toronto Maple Leafs Eastern Conference Atlantic Division
John Tavares • #91 • C
4pts in last 3 GP
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'1", 215 lbs.
Born:Sep 20, 1990 (31 yrs) in Mississauga, Ont.
Experience:12 years
Drafted:Drafted by NY Islanders in 2009 (1/1).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2018.
2021-22 Season Stats
YTD 32 14 20 34 6 16 5 0 1 18:28 103 1.06
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Scouting Report
Assets: Boasts the hand/eye coordination, imagination and hockey sense of an offensive stud. Does not shy away from heavy traffic areas, and is a constant top-end threat when roaming around an opponent's goal. Is extremely determined to be the best he can be. Scores goals with a great shot and is also a great passer.
Flaws: Is not nearly as good in the skating department as many of his peers in the National Hockey League. His top-end speed is below-average. Also, he does not play a very physical game, so opponents try to take liberties with him. Can be prone to extensive goal-scoring slumps (though he can contribute in other ways).
Career Potential: Elite, franchise center.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL First All-Star Team 2014-15
NHL All-Rookie Team 2009-10
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2016-17, 2015-16, 2014-15, 2011-12
Canadian Hockey League Player of the Year 2006-07
Canadian Hockey League Rookie of the Year 2005-06
Canadian Hockey League Top Draft Prospect 2008-09
OHL Red Tilson Trophy 2006-07
OHL Eddie Powers Memorial Trophy 2008-09
OHL Emms Family Award 2005-06
OHL First All-Star Team 2006-07
OHL First All-Rookie Team 2005-06
OHL Second All-Star Team 2008-09
WJC-A Most Valuable Player 2008-09
WJC-A The Directorate - Best Player 2008-09
WJC-A Media - All-Star Team 2008-09
Olympic Olympic Gold Medal 2014 (Canada)
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