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Vancouver Canucks Western Conference Pacific Division
 
Nate Schmidt • #88 • D
Status:Off season
Ht/Wt:6'0", 194 lbs.
Born:Jul 16, 1991 (29 yrs) in St. Cloud, MN
Experience:7 years
Drafted:Signed by Washington in 2013.
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Vegas in 2020.
Shoots:L
2020-21 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 37 3 8 11 -1 2 0 0 1 20:16 56 0.30
On Pace 56 5 12 17 -2 3 0 0 2 20:16 85 0.30
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Scouting Report
Assets: Has excellent puck-moving skills and can jump-start the counter-attack effectively from the back end. Is capable of playing on either side of the ice and can log a lot of ice time.
Flaws: Isn't very physical and somewhat undersized for the National Hockey League game, so he must prove capable of handling bigger forwards consistently at the highest level.
Career Potential: Solid, mobile puck-moving defenseman with a little upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
WCHA First All-Star Team 2012-13
NCAA West Second All-American Team 2012-13
WCHA Second All-Star Team 2011-12
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