Metropolitan Division RANK: 4
Record: 48-28-5 NHL rank: 9

Michael Paliotta

#44 • D
  • Status: In the minors
  • Height: 6'4
  • Weight: 212 lbs.
  • Shoots: R
  • Experience: 2 years
  • Birthdate: Apr 6, 1993
  • Birthplace: Westport, CT
  • Drafted: Drafted by Chicago in 2011 (3/70).
  • Acquired: Acquired as a free agent in 2016.
Scouting Report
Assets:
Owns a very projectable 6-3 frame, plus a solid offensive arsenal (at lower levels). Is also capable of playing a physical brand of hockey.
Flaws:
Needs to adjust his game to suit the defensive requirements of the National Hockey League. Plus, he also needs to fill out his big frame.
Career Potential:
Depth defenseman with a little upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
HE Best Defensive Defenseman 2014-15
NCAA East Second All-American Team 2014-15