Jordan Leopold
current status: Unrestricted Free Agent (Group III)
Birth Date:August 3, 1980 (35 years old)
Place of Birth:Golden Valley, MN
Experience:12 years
Drafted:Drafted by Anaheim in 1999 (2/44).
Scouting Report
Assets: Doesn't panic, can log big minutes and is a low-maintenance defender. Is a good skater and can move the puck quickly out of danger. Is also positionally sound and good in the transition game.
Flaws: Doesn't always handle big NHL forwards very well, nor does he use his frame effectively enough. Tends to avoid contact unless absolutely necessary. Can be hesitant in the attacking zone.
Career Potential: Savvy veteran depth defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Played in the NHL YoungStars Game 2002-03
NCAA Hobey Baker Memorial Award 2001-02
WCHA Defensive Player of the Year 2001-02, 2000-01
WCHA First All-Star Team 2001-02, 2000-01
NCAA West First All-American Team 2001-02, 2000-01
WCHA Second All-Star Team 1999-00
WCHA All-Rookie Team 1998-99
WCHA Third All-Star Team 1998-99

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