Martin Biron
Birth Date:August 15, 1977 (39 years old)
Place of Birth:Lac St. Charles, Que.
Experience:16 years
Drafted:Drafted by Buffalo in 1995 (1/16).
Scouting Report
Assets: Was usually poised and rarely got rattled after giving up bad goals. Had good agility and the cockiness needed to play between the pipes. Was always a very well-liked teammate and made an ideal backup goaltender.
Flaws: Always needed more meat on his bones, even after filling out (6-2, 173 pounds). Would go into prolonged slumps, which always hurt his ability to cement a starting gig in the National Hockey League. His demise came quickly.
Career Potential: Quality backup goaltender and good teammate.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AHL Baz Bastien Memorial Trophy 1998-99
AHL Harry "Hap" Holmes Memorial Trophy 1998-99 (shared with Tom Draper)
AHL First All-Star Team 1998-99
Canadian Major Junior Goaltender of the Year 1994-95
Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team 1994-95
QMJHL Raymond Lagace Trophy 1994-95
QMJHL Jacques Plante Trophy 1994-95
QMJHL Michael Bossy Trophy 1994-95

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