Arizona Coyotes

Philip Samuelsson
current status: In the minors
Birth Date:July 26, 1991 (23 years old)
Place of Birth:Leksand, SWE
Experience:1 years
Drafted:Drafted by Pittsburgh in 2009 (2/61).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Pittsburgh in 2014.
Scouting Report
Assets: Excels in a shutdown role. Owns a projectable frame and good defensive instincts. Has good pedigree as the son of former NHL defender Ulf Samuelsson.
Flaws: Doesn't have much offensive upside, so his future lies as a defensive defenseman at the highest level. Also, he doesn't have as much of a nasty streak as his father did.
Career Potential: Stay-at-home defenseman with some upside.

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