John-Michael Liles

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  • Height: 5'10
  • Weight: 185 lbs.
  • Shoots: L
  • Experience: 13 years
  • Birthdate: Nov 25, 1980
  • Birthplace: Indianapolis, IN
  • Drafted: Drafted by Colorado in 2000 (5/159).
Scouting Report
Assets:
Had plenty of speed, mobility and some offensive acumen. Played with confidence when in possession of the puck, as he moved the puck expertly. Was also an asset on the power play.
Flaws:
His smallish frame was always an issue in the NHL. Did not always raise his level of play in key situations. At times, he had trouble keeping the game simple in the defensive end.
Career Potential:
Solid, mobile defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL All-Rookie Team 2003-04
CCHA Best Offensive Defenseman 2002-03, 2001-02
NCAA West First All-American Team 2002-03
CCHA First All-Star Team 2002-03, 2001-02
NCAA West Second All-American Team 2001-02