Central Division RANK: 7
Record: 9-13-3 NHL rank: 30

Jim O'Brien

#36 • C
  • Status: In the minors
  • Height: 6'2
  • Weight: 200 lbs.
  • Shoots: R
  • Experience: 4 years
  • Birthdate: Jan 29, 1989
  • Birthplace: Maplewood, MN
  • Drafted: Drafted by Ottawa in 2007 (1/29).
  • Acquired: Acquired as a free agent in 2016.
Scouting Report
Assets:
Has good size for the center position, as well as two-way upside. Also displays some offensive ability. Can play the wing, too. Is adept at killing penalties.
Flaws:
Has taken a while to develop his overall game, and he still has more facets of his game to improve. Lacks high-end offensive skills for the NHL level.
Career Potential:
Versatile depth forward.