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Carter Ashton

23-Year-Old Right Wing – Toronto Maple Leafs

2013-14 NHL Stats

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2014 NHL Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Ashton is a Quad-A guy right now. He has 45 points, including a whopping 29 goals, in 84 AHL games, but he has mustered just three points in 47 NHL games. Granted, he has thrown his weight and his fists around in the NHL, but that's a dangerous path for this power forward - ...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 215   DOB: 4/1/1991   BORN: Winnipeg, Manitoba   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #29 Overall in 2009  

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Carter Ashton Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, two-way deal with the Maple Leafs for $850,000 in July of 2014.

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Ashton inked a one-year, two-way deal with the Leafs on Wednesday worth $850,000, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.

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Carter Ashton 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
2011-12 20 NHL TOR 15 0 0 0 -10 13 22 0.0 0 0 10:25 0 0 0 0:03 32 2
2013-14 22 NHL TOR 32 0 3 3 1 19 23 0.0 0 0 6:16 0 0 0 0:02 46 7
2013-14 22 AHL TOR 24 16 7 23 8 30 2 5

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Time On Ice Stats

6:16

Average Time On Ice in 2013-14

During an average game, Carter Ashton was on the ice for 6:16.

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Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2013-14

During an average game, Carter Ashton was on the ice for 0:02 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2011-12 10:25 0:03
2013-14 6:16 0:02

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Carter Ashton 2013-14 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 12 at OTT Did Not Play
Apr 10 at FLA Did Not Play
Apr 8 at TB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 0 12:14 0:00
Apr 5 WPG Did Not Play
Apr 3 BOS Did Not Play
Apr 1 CGY Did Not Play
Mar 29 DET Did Not Play
Mar 28 at PHI Did Not Play
Mar 25 STL Did Not Play
Mar 23 at NJ Did Not Play
Mar 22 MON Did Not Play
Mar 19 TB Did Not Play
Mar 18 at DET Did Not Play
Mar 16 at WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 2:29 0:00
Mar 13 at LA Did Not Play
Mar 11 at SJ Did Not Play
Mar 10 at ANH Did Not Play
Mar 8 PHI Did Not Play
Mar 5 at NYR Did Not Play
Mar 3 CLS Did Not Play
Mar 1 at MON Did Not Play
Feb 27 at NYI Did Not Play
Feb 8 VAN Did Not Play
Feb 6 at TB Did Not Play
Feb 4 at FLA Did Not Play
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Feb 1 OTT Did Not Play
Jan 30 FLA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 4:46 0:00
Jan 28 TB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 5:10 0:00
Jan 25 at WPG 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 6:52 0:00
Jan 23 at DAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 10:52 0:00
Jan 21 at COL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 3:32 0:00
Jan 20 at PHO 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 2:01 0:00
Jan 18 MON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 2:28 0:00
Jan 15 BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 3:28 0:00
Jan 14 at BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 4:34 0:00
Jan 12 NJ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 4:16 0:00
Jan 10 at WAS 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 1 3:15 0:00
Jan 9 at CAR 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 3:42 0:00
Jan 7 NYI Did Not Play
Jan 4 NYR Did Not Play
Jan 1 at DET Did Not Play
Dec 29 CAR Did Not Play
Dec 27 BUF Did Not Play
Dec 23 at NYR Did Not Play
Dec 21 DET Did Not Play
Dec 19 PHO Did Not Play
Dec 17 FLA Did Not Play
Dec 16 at PIT Did Not Play
Dec 14 CHI Did Not Play
Dec 12 at STL Did Not Play
Dec 11 LA Did Not Play
Dec 8 BOS 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 5:29 0:08
Dec 7 at OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 1:24 0:00
Dec 5 DAL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 1 9:44 0:00
Dec 3 SJ Did Not Play
Nov 30 at MON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 5:59 0:00
Nov 29 at BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 1 5:23 0:00
Nov 27 at PIT Did Not Play
Nov 25 CLS Did Not Play
Nov 23 WAS Did Not Play
Nov 21 NSH Did Not Play
Nov 19 NYI Did Not Play
Nov 16 BUF Did Not Play
Nov 15 at BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 5:10 0:00
Nov 13 at MIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 5:38 0:00
Nov 9 at BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 5 1 12:49 0:00
Nov 8 NJ Did Not Play
Nov 2 at VAN Did Not Play
Oct 30 at CGY 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 0 10:03 0:00
Oct 29 at EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 15:08 0:00
Oct 26 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 0 11:34 0:02
Oct 25 at CLS Did Not Play
Oct 22 ANH Did Not Play
Oct 19 at CHI Did Not Play
Oct 17 CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 5:10 0:00
Oct 15 MIN 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 5:23 0:00
Oct 12 EDM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 5:21 0:00
Oct 10 at NSH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 7:06 0:50
Oct 8 COL 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 9:28 0:00
Oct 5 OTT Did Not Play
Oct 2 at PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 4 0 6:37 0:00
Oct 1 at MON 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 3:40 0:00

Carter Ashton: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Ashton has been recalled from the AHL's Toronto Marlies, the Toronto Sun reports.

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Ashton was returned to AHL Toronto on Saturday, James Mirtle of the Toronto Globe and Mail reports.

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Ashton was recalled from AHL Toronto on Thursday, James Mirtle of the Toronto Globe and Mail reports.

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Ashton was sent down to the Marlies of the AHL on Saturday, SportsNet590's David Alter reports.

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Ashton has been recalled from the AHL's Toronto Marlies, TSN.ca reports.

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Ashton (hand) was activated from injured reserve and assigned to AHL Toronto on Friday, James Mirtle of the Toronto Globe and Mail reports.

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Ashton (hand) underwent a bone scan Tuesday on what is believed to be a broken hand, reports the Toronto Sun.

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Ashton (hand) did not practice with the team Wednesday, David Alter of Sportsnet 590 reports.

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Ashton (hand), who left Monday's practice early, was not spotted at Tuesday's session, Mark Masters of TSN.ca reports.

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Ashton (hand) was placed on injured reserve Tuesday, Damien Cox of the Toronto Sun reports.

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Ashton (hand) will not play Tuesday against the Panthers, David Alter of Sportsnet 590 The Fan reports.

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Ashton (hand) will not play Saturday against the Senators, Mark Masters of TSN.ca reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014-15

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2013-14

Ashton has a shot as the Leafs' 13th forward this year, but he'll need a huge training camp to do it. He regressed last year in the AHL, tallying just half of the points he had in his previous year in the same league (38). Sure he has that beloved "net drive" that Leafs' coach Randy Carlyle adores. But we're skeptical -- he couldn't grow his game while playing under player developer extraordinaire, Dallas Eakins (now in Edmonton). He's a long shot, at best, and one who may never be more than a journeyman.

2012-13

Ashton looked overwhelmed during his late-season cup of coffee with the Leafs last year. But there were a few hints of the skills -- particularly his net drive -- that showed why the Leafs picked him up in a deadline trade with Tampa Bay. Right now, he's all about that proverbial "potential." But that's Ryan Malone type of potential, and there's real fantasy value in that. His NHL career won't start for a couple seasons. Keeper leaguers should wait on him before giving him a roster spot.

2011-12

Your guess is as good as ours when it comes to Johnny Every Line's career trajectory. Ashton will be an NHL regular some day but it remains to be seen if he'll be a top-line guy or just another second or third line power winger once he gets there. He's a big, strong boy who has worked hard to round out his two-way skills. And he's solid in tight while battling for the puck. But he needs to escalate his game this year in his rookie AHL season or he could just become the next Scott Hartnell circa 2006-07. Not that there's anything wrong with that ... he could be more, though.

2010-11

Ashton surprised a lot of people last season, almost breaking camp with the big club. But the team wisely sent him back to junior where he stumbled his way through the season. He projects as a power forward a la Ryan Malone but he really needs to refine a lot of his skills -- they're just so raw. His wrister is his best asset; his timing and his skating are his biggest work areas. He's big but his hockey IQ is average at best, making his anticipation of the game a step behind. He can get to the big club but that won't happen until at least 2011-12.

2009-10

Ashton is a good skater for a big man (6-foot-3, 205 lbs) who'll slowly grow into his role as a 30-goal power forward. He needs time, though, so he's nothing more than a super-deep keeper at this point.