|Assets:||Has excellent size and a lot of competitiveness in the crease area. He doesn't quit on plays and displays tremendous resiliency and poise under adversity.|
|Flaws:||Like many young goalkeepers, he needs to find a level of consistency in his game if he is to become a starter at the National Hockey League level down the road.|
|Career Potential:||Talented goaltender with upside.|
|ECHL||Second All-Star Team||2013-14|
|WHL||East Second All-Star Team||2012-13|
|10/02/2014||Assigned to the Oklahoma City Barons (AHL).|
|3/31/2014||Re-assigned to the Bakersfield Condors (ECHL).|
|3/30/2014||Assigned to the Oklahoma City Barons (AHL).|
|3/24/2014||Recalled from the Oklahoma City Barons (AHL) on an emergency basis.|
|3/19/2014||Re-assigned to the Oklahoma City Barons (AHL).|
|12/17/2013||Re-assigned to the Bakersfield Condors (ECHL).|
|11/08/2013||Acquired from the Calgary Flames.|
|10/28/2013||Re-assigned to Alaska (ECHL).|
|10/14/2013||Re-assigned to Abbotsford (AHL).|
|9/18/2013||Assigned to Abbotsford (AHL).|
|4/04/2013||Signed by the Calgary Flames to a three-year entry-level contract.|
|9/17/2011||Returned to his junior team (Edmonton-WHL).|
|11/08/2013||Edmonton Oilers traded Ladislav Smid and Olivier Roy to the Calgary Flames for Roman Horak and Laurent Brossoit.|
|6/25/2011||Drafted by the Calgary Flames in the 6th round (164th overall) in 2011.|
Brossoit has been great in ECHL playoffs | 05/16/2014 9:24 AM
NewsLaurent Brossoit has excelled in the ECHL playoffs.
ImpactMore specifically, Brossoit has a 1.75 GAA and .934 save percentage in 10 postseason contests. The 21-year-old netminder is likely to start the 2014-15 campaign with the AHL Oklahoma City Barons.
Laurent Brossoit ties ECHL shutout record | 04/06/2014 6:48 AM
NewsLaurent Brossoit tied the ECHL record for most shutouts in a season with eight.
ImpactBrossoit tied the mark on Friday. He was sent down from the Oilers earlier this week as he had replaced Viktor Fasth who suffered a neck injury. Brossoit never got into an NHL game during his recent callup but he has certainly improved his stock with his play this season.
Oilers return Laurent Brossoit to minors | 03/31/2014 8:05 AM
NewsThe Edmonton Oilers have returned Laurent Brossoit to the minors.
ImpactThe netminder was recalled on March 25 when Viktor Fasth suffered a neck injury but was returned when Fasth was well enough to return. Brossoit was 2-5 for Oklahoma City this season but has spent most of the year in the ECHL.
Oilers get Laurent Brossoit from Flames | 11/08/2013 6:59 PM
NewsThe Edmonton Oilers have acquired Laurent Brossoit from the Calgary Flames.
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ImpactBrossoit hasn't allowed a goal in 126 minutes in the ECHL this season. At the same time, he has a 5.72 GAA and .824 save percentage in two AHL games. He does have the potential to be a good goaltender in the NHL, but he shouldn't be counted on to reach that level anytime soon.
Laurent Brossoit aims high in 2013-14 | 07/15/2013 9:40 AM
NewsLaurent Brossoit thinks he's in the race to be the Calgary Flames' top goaltender this season.
ImpactBrossoit's name was omitted when Flames GM Jay Feaster listed off the three players he thought could succeed Miikka Kiprusoff in 2013-14. "To be honest, I don't read too much of the media and what the GM says and all that," said Brossoit, "because I don't want to get discouraged if he leaves me out. Whether I'm good enough to play in the NHL or not, it's totally up to them - whether they want me to develop more or I'm ready. It's in their hands. I'm just going to play at my best." It's understandable why Feaster wouldn't include Brossoit as one of the goaltender's in the running. He probably doesn't want to put too much pressure on the 20-year-old prospect. Brossoit doesn't have any minor league experience and it's extremely rare for a goaltender to go from a Canadian junior league straight to the number one gig with an NHL squad.
Flames sign prospect G Laurent Brossoit | 04/04/2013 6:14 PM
NewsCalgary and goaltending prospect Laurent Brossoit have agreed to a three-year, entry level contract.
ImpactHe concluded the WHL campaign third in goals-against average (2.25), sixth in save percentage (.917) while posting 33 wins and five shutouts. The Flames selected Brossoit in the sixth round of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
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