Pacific Division RANK: 5
Record: 10-8-0 NHL rank: 15

Derrick Pouliot

#5 • D
  • Status: On roster
  • Height: 6'0
  • Weight: 208 lbs.
  • Shoots: L
  • Experience: 3 years
  • Birthdate: Jan 16, 1994
  • Birthplace: Estevan, Sask.
  • Drafted: Drafted by Pittsburgh in 2012 (1/8).
  • Acquired: Acquired in a trade with Pittsburgh in 2017.
2017-18 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 18 0 6 6 -1 6 0 0 0 17:10 25 0.33
On Pace 79 0 26 26 -4 26 0 0 0 17:10 110 0.33
Scouting Report
Assets:
Is a very good skater. Also displays both offensive and defensive instincts. Can be an effective asset with the man advantage. Is at his best when he has the puck on his stick.
Flaws:
Needs to become stronger, and also play with a greater sense of urgency. Also, he must continue to work on his defensive-zone coverage in order to maximize output.
Career Potential:
Mobile, puck-moving defenseman with some upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Stanley Cup 2016-17 (Pittsburgh)
Canadian Hockey League Defenseman of the Year 2013-14
Memorial Cup All-Star Team 2012-13
WHL Bill Hunter Trophy 2013-14
WHL West First All-Star Team 2013-14