Tampa Bay Lightning

Jean-Philippe Cote
current status: In the minors
Birth Date:April 22, 1982 (33 years old)
Place of Birth:Charlesbourg, Que.
Experience:2 years
Drafted:Drafted by Toronto in 2000 (9/265).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2013.
Scouting Report
Assets: Owns impressive size and a wealth of experience (mostly at lower levels). Can provide a true physical presence from the back end, and can also drop the gloves.
Flaws: His overall game is a little lacking, especially in terms of high-end skill. His skating is also a bit of an issue for the National Hockey League game. Can take bad penalties.
Career Potential: Physical depth defenseman.

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