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Derrick Pouliot

22-Year-Old Defenseman – Pittsburgh Penguins

2015-16 NHL Stats

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2015-16 NHL Projections

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2015-16 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Pouliot is one of the most intriguing offensive blue line prospects in the league, and at the tender age of 21, it seems like he's ready to make the leap to a full-time position with the Penguins. A former first-round pick (eighth overall in 2012), he's an enthusiastic shoot...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 208   DOB: 1/16/1994   BORN: Estevan, Saskatchewan   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #8 Overall in 2012   Show ContractHide Contract

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Derrick Pouliot Contract Information:

Agreed to an entry-level contract with the Penguins in September of 2012.

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Pouliot will stick in the lineup Saturday after tallying an assist against Tampa Bay on Friday.

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Derrick Pouliot NHL Stats
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  Overall Power Play Defense
Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2014-15 20 NHL PIT 34 2 5 7 -11 4 56 3.6 2 0 17:33 1 3 4 2:29 15 20
2014-15 20 AHL WB- 31 7 17 24 2 20 0 4
2015-16 21 AHL WB- 37 6 17 23 15 26 0 4
2015-16 21 NHL PIT 8 0 2 2 -2 0 9 0.0 0 0 14:48 0 0 0 1:06 8 8
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Derrick Pouliot – Playing Time Overview

Depth Chart Status   (See Full Depth Chart)

#3 Left Defenseman
  1. Olli Maatta
  2. Brian Dumoulin
  3. Derrick Pouliot
Pittsburgh Penguins

Time On Ice Stats

14:48

Average Time On Ice in 2015-16

During an average game, Derrick Pouliot was on the ice for 14:48.

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Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2015-16

During an average game, Derrick Pouliot was on the ice for 1:06 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2015-16 14:48 1:06

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Derrick Pouliot
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
2016-2Feb 12 @CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 16:57 1:08
2016-2Feb 10 NYR 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 18:58 0:32
2016-2Feb 8 ANA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 2 15:24 0:56
2016-2Feb 6 @FLA 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 12:07 2:02
2016-2Feb 5 @TAM 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 17:08 1:53
2016-2Feb 2 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 14:14 0:54
2016-1Jan 26 NJD 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 11:34 0:00
2016-1Jan 24 @WAS Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 23 VAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 2 11:58 1:22
2016-1Jan 21 PHI Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 18 @STL Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 17 CAR Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 15 @TAM Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 12 @CAR Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 9 @MON Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 6 @CHI Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 5 CHI Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 2 NYI Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 31 @DET Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 30 TOR Did Not Play
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2015-12Dec 27 @WPG Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 26 @MIN Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 21 CLM Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 19 CAR Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 18 BOS Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 16 @BOS Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 14 WAS Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 11 LOS Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 9 @COL Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 6 @ANA Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 5 @LOS Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 1 @SAN Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 28 EDM Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 27 @CLM Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 25 STL Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 21 SAN Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 19 COL Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 17 MIN Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 14 @NJD Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 13 CLM Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 11 MON Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 7 @CGY Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 6 @EDM Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 4 @VAN Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 31 @TOR Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 29 BUF Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 28 @WAS Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 24 @NAS Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 22 DAL Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 20 FLA Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 17 TOR Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 15 OTT Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 13 MON Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 10 @ARI Did Not Play
2015-10Oct 8 @DAL Did Not Play

Derrick Pouliot: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Pouliot picked up an assist on Phil Kessel's goal Tuesday in a 2-0 win over New Jersey -- his first point of the year.

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Pouliot has been recalled from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.

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Pouliot has scored five goals and 17 points in 26 AHL games for the Baby Penguins, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

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Pouliot scored one goal and assisted on another Friday in his first action since being cited for public drunkenness.

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Pouliot will be disciplined internally for his public drunkenness citation, and the situation won't affect his timeline for returning to the NHL, according to GM Jim Rutherford, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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Pouliot was cited for public drunkenness Sunday and didn't play Wednesday against the St. John's Ice Caps, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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Pittsburgh reassigned Pouliot to AHL Wilkes-Barre on Saturday, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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Pouliot, who has struggled during training camp, is not assured of an Opening Night roster spot, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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Pouliot (upper body) was reassigned to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Sunday.

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Pouliot (upper body) was activated from injured reserve, but will not play in Friday's Game 5 against the Rangers, NHL.com's Dan Rosen reports.

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Pouliot (upper body) will remain out of the lineup for Wednesday's Game 4 against the Rangers, Josh Yohe of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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Pouliot (upper body) is being listed on the Penguins' injured reserve.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015-16

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2014-15

Pouliot underwent shoulder surgery in the spring and may miss the opening month or so of 2014-15. The eighth overall pick in 2012, Pouliot has produced tons of offense while playing for Portland in the WHL. He totaled 70 points (17 goals, 53 assists) in 58 games and added an additional 32 points in 21 playoff games. Make no mistake, the 20-year-old blueliner is all offense, all of the time. Pouliot showed off his skill for Team Canada on the World Junior roster and played in one playoff game for the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. He's expected to skate for AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton during his first professional season, but there's a chance the big club could call him up at some point. Pouliot's keeper league value is high; single-season owners will want to keep an eye on his progress after he returns from shoulder surgery.

2013-14

Pouliot will get his first taste of pro action in 2013-14. He averaged just over a point per game with the WHL Portland Winterhawks (45 points in 44 games), scoring at a higher rate than teammate Seth Jones (56 points in 61 games). Pouliot is all about offense and projects as a big-time fantasy player in Pittsburgh. Taken seventh overall in the 2012 draft, the left-handed shooting blueliner will be a force to be reckoning with in the coming seasons. He'll likely hone his skills with the Baby Penguins in 2013-14 with a shot at making the NHL team as soon as 2014-15.

2012-13

The Penguins selected Pouliot with the 2012 eighth-overall pick they acquired from Carolina in the Jordan Staal trade. Pouliot is all offense at this stage of his career and will need to focus on defense. Fantasy owners can likely live with that description of his current skillset, however. A former WHL teammate of fellow Penguins prospect Joe Morrow, Pouliot collected 59 points (11G, 48 A) in 72 games for the Portland Winterhawks. Pouliot will take on greater responsibility with Morrow expected to skate for the Baby Pens in Wilkes-Barre. He's near the top of an impressive list of offensive defensemen in Pittsburgh's coiffures.