Vancouver Canucks

Chris Higgins
current status: Foot injury, injured reserve
Birth Date:June 2, 1983 (32 years old)
Place of Birth:Smithtown, NY
Experience:11 years
Drafted:Drafted by Montreal in 2002 (1/14).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Florida in 2011.
Scouting Report
Assets: Has tremendous quickness and two-way aplomb. Can be used in virtually any game situation. Is at his best going north-south and when killing penalties. Can play any forward position, even center if need be.
Flaws: Has to do a better job of displaying consistency in all aspects of the game, something he struggles with. Needs to win more battles along the wall in order to allow his offensive tools to yield better results.
Career Potential: Inconsistent two-way forward.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
ECAC Player of the Year 2002-03
ECAC Rookie of the Year 2001-02
ECAC All-Rookie Team 2001-02
NCAA East First All-American Team 2002-03
ECAC First-Team All-Conference Team 2002-03
ECAC Second-Team All-Conference Team 2001-02

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