|Assets:||A huge goalkeeper who can cover up a lot of the net with his body, he is also as cool as a cucumber under pressure (and displays the ideal mentality for the goaltending position).|
|Flaws:||Needs to prove he can handle a heavy workload at the highest level to maximize output in the National Hockey League. Injuries are an issue with him.|
|Career Potential:||Huge, talented goaltender with upside, when healthy.|
|HE||Rookie of the Year||2012-13|
|NCAA||Frozen Four Tournament MVP||2014-15|
|HE||First All-Star Team||2012-13|
|NCAA||Frozen Four All-Tournament Team||2014-15|
|NCAA||East Second All-American Team||2014-15, 2012-13|
|9/27/2015||Assigned to the Stockton Heat (AHL).|
|4/15/2015||Signed by the Calgary Flames to a three-year entry-level contract.|
|6/23/2012||Drafted by the Calgary Flames in the 3rd round (75th overall) in 2012.|
| 12/03/2015 2:15 PM
NewsGillies, a goalie prospect for the Flames, has been dealing with a hip injury and will undergo surgery next Wednesday, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The FAN reports, adding that Gillies will need 4-to-6 months to recover.
| 09/24/2015 2:59 PM
NewsGillies returned to the ice on Thursday, NHL.com's Aaron Vickers reports.
| 09/19/2015 5:07 PM
NewsGillies is currently under concussion protocol at Flames camp and, as a result, is not practicing, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The FAN reports.
Jon Gillies won't start pro career in 2014-15 | 04/04/2014 9:30 AM
NewsJon Gillies has decided to stay in Providence College for his junior year.
ImpactGillies had a 2.16 GAA and .931 save percentage in 34 games in 2013-14. He was taken by the Calgary Flames in the third round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.
Flame prospect nominated for top-goalie award | 03/01/2014 8:59 AM
NewsFlames prospect Jon Gillies was among the 18 collegiate puck-stoppers named Friday as nominees for the inaugural Mike Richter Award, which will be presented to the top goaltender in the NCAA ranks.
ImpactGillies, a sophomore standout for the Providence Friars, was the Flames third-round pick in the 2012 NHL draft. Heading into Friday's meeting with the Maine Black Bears, the 20-year-old had a 14-7-5 record this season with a 2.23 gaols-against average and a .926 save percentage.
Gillies looks to follow in Gibson's footsteps | 12/27/2013 8:44 AM
NewsJon Gillies has succeeded John Gibson as Team USA's starting goaltender in the World Junior Championship.
ImpactGillies served as Gibson's understudy for the United States' gold medal run last year. "We saw a goaltending clinic last year from John Gibson, which was a treat to watch. He was an unbelievable mentor," Gillies said. "Gibby is the reason we won the tournament, hands-down. We had Johnny G. (Flames prospect Johnny Gaudreau) and other guys step up when we needed it, but Gibby is the reason we won and it shows what goaltending means to this tournament." Gillies turned aside 23 of 24 shots in Team USA's 5-1 win over the Czech Republic in his tournament opener.
Jon Gillies backstops USA to win at WJC | 12/26/2013 2:43 PM
NewsJon Gillies made 23 stops in a 5-1 win over the Czech Republic to win Team USA's 2014 World Junior Championship opener.
ImpactRiley Barber (WAS), Will Butcher (COL), Hudson Fasching (LA) Jaccob Slavin (CAR) and Vince Hinostroza (CHI) scored for the United States in the victory. Their next game will take place on Saturday versus Slovakia.
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