Carolina Hurricanes

Jordan Staal
current status: Right fibula, injured reserve
Birth Date:September 10, 1988 (26 years old)
Place of Birth:Thunder Bay, Ont.
Experience:8 years
Drafted:Drafted by Pittsburgh in 2006 (1/2).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Pittsburgh in 2012.
Scouting Report
Assets: Skates well for a big man, is tenacious without the puck, works well in the corners and displays deft penalty-killing and shutdown acumen. Can score important goals, too.
Flaws: Must work on his passing skills and playmaking ability to maximize offensive potential. Needs to shoot the puck more often in order to become a big-time goal-scorer.
Career Potential: Outstanding two-way center with some upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Stanley Cup 2008-09 (Pittsburgh)
NHL All-Rookie Team 2006-07
NHL Played in the NHL YoungStars Game 2006-07
Canadian Major Junior Top Draft Prospect 2005-06
OHL Top Draft Prospect Award 2005-06
OHL Second All-Rookie Team 2004-05

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