Pittsburgh Penguins

Derrick Pouliot
current status: In the minors
Birth Date:January 16, 1994 (21 years old)
Place of Birth:Estevan, Sask.
Experience:1 years
Drafted:Drafted by Pittsburgh in 2012 (1/8).
Scouting Report
Assets: Is a very good skater. Also displays a very aggressive nature, which serves him well in both offensive and defensive situations. Can be an effective asset with the man advantage.
Flaws: Needs to become much stronger, since he's undersized by NHL standards. Also, he must continue to work on his defensive-zone coverage in order to maximize his good upside.
Career Potential: Mobile offensive defenseman with good upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Canadian Major Junior Defenseman of the Year 2013-14
Memorial Cup All-Star Team 2012-13
WHL Bill Hunter Trophy 2013-14
WHL West First All-Star Team 2013-14

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