Ottawa Senators

Chris Phillips
current status: Off season
Birth Date:March 9, 1978 (38 years old)
Place of Birth:Calgary, Alta.
Experience:17 years
Drafted:Drafted by Ottawa in 1996 (1/1).
Scouting Report
Assets: Has great hockey sense, plus a long reach to defend attacking forwards. Is efficient when playing the man. Leads by example and is has always taken pride in being a capable shutdown defender.
Flaws: After years of wear and tear, injuries are catching up to him. He is also no longer able to log big minutes and play a shutdown role because of persistent back problems. Was never a huge point producer.
Career Potential: Savvy veteran defenseman in decline, when healthy.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Canadian Major Junior Top Draft Prospect 1995-96
WHL Bill Hunter Trophy 1996-97
WHL Jim Piggott Memorial Trophy 1995-96

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