Metropolitan Division RANK: 3
Record: 50-24-9 NHL rank: 4

Columbus Blue Jackets

Andre Benoit

D
  • Status: Off season
  • Height: 5'11
  • Weight: 191 lbs.
  • Shoots: L
  • Experience: 5 years
  • Birthdate: Jan 6, 1984
  • Birthplace: St. Albert, Ont.
  • Drafted: Signed by Montreal in 2006.
  • Acquired: Acquired as a free agent in 2017.
Scouting Report
Assets:
An excellent offensive defenseman at lower levels, he skates well and can move the puck out of danger quickly. Can also take on a leadership role at lower levels.
Flaws:
Lacks ideal size for the National Hockey League game, so he can struggle in physical contests (and with bigger forwards in front of his own net). Lacks consistency.
Career Potential:
Journeyman depth defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
AHL Second All-Star Team 2010-11
OHL Leo Lalonde Memorial Trophy 2004-05
OHL William Hanley Trophy 2003-04
OHL First All-Star Team 2004-05
OHL Second All-Star Team 2003-04