St. Louis Blues

Jay Bouwmeester
current status: On roster
Birth Date:September 27, 1983 (32 years old)
Place of Birth:Edmonton, Alta.
Experience:12 years
Drafted:Drafted by Florida in 2002 (1/3).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Calgary in 2013.
Scouting Report
Assets: Has incredible skating ability, a keen sense of when to join the rush, size and hockey smarts. A capable shutdown defender, he can log huge minutes. He's also a durable player.
Flaws: Doesn't play enough of a physical game to dominate in that department, but that's never been his style of play. Lacks a big shot, but should do more offensively with his skill level.
Career Potential: Mobile big-munute defenseman with stellar defensive ability.
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 Major Junior Top Draft Prospect 2001-02
WHL Top Draft Prospect Award 2001-02
WHL East First All-Star Team 2001-02
Olympic Olympic Gold Medal 2014 (Canada)

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