Chris Higgins

LW
  • Status: Unrestricted free agent
  • Height: 6'0
  • Weight: 205 lbs.
  • Shoots: L
  • Experience: 12 years
  • Birthdate: Jun 2, 1983
  • Birthplace: Smithtown, NY
  • Drafted: Drafted by Montreal in 2002 (1/14).
Scouting Report
Assets:
Has tremendous quickness and two-way aplomb. Can be used in virtually any game situation. Is at his best going north-south and when killing penalties.
Flaws:
Is injury-prone. Lacks consistency in all aspects of the game. Doesn't win enough battles that allow his offensive tools to yield better results. Is streaky.
Career Potential:
Veteran forward, when healthy.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
ECAC Player of the Year 2002-03
ECAC Rookie of the Year 2001-02
ECAC All-Rookie Team 2001-02
NCAA East First All-American Team 2002-03
ECAC First-Team All-Conference Team 2002-03
ECAC Second-Team All-Conference Team 2001-02