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Derrick Pouliot

20-Year-Old Defenseman – Pittsburgh Penguins

2014-15 NHL Stats

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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...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 195   DOB: 1/16/1994   BORN: Estevan, Saskatchewan   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #8 Overall in 2012  

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Derrick Pouliot Contract Information:

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

December 20, 2014  –  Derrick Pouliot News

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Pouliot flicked a wrister past Roberto Luongo for his first NHL goal on his first shot Saturday against Florida.

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Derrick Pouliot NHL Stats
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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 1 1 0 1 1 0 2 50.0 1 0 15:07 0 0 0 2:29 0 1

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Derrick Pouliot – Playing Time Overview

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#3 Right Defenseman

Time On Ice Stats

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Average Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Derrick Pouliot was on the ice for 15:07.

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Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Derrick Pouliot was on the ice for 2:29 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2014-15 15:07 2:29

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Derrick Pouliot 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Dec 20 FLA 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 1 15:07 2:29
Dec 18 COL Did Not Play
Dec 15 TB Did Not Play
Dec 13 at CLS Did Not Play
Dec 12 CGY Did Not Play
Dec 8 at NYR Did Not Play
Dec 6 OTT Did Not Play
Dec 4 VAN Did Not Play
Dec 2 NJ Did Not Play
Nov 29 at CAR Did Not Play
Nov 28 CAR Did Not Play
Nov 26 TOR Did Not Play
Nov 24 at BOS Did Not Play
Nov 22 at NYI Did Not Play
Nov 21 NYI Did Not Play
Nov 18 at MON Did Not Play
Nov 15 NYR Did Not Play
Nov 14 at TOR Did Not Play
Nov 11 at NYR Did Not Play
Nov 8 at BUF Did Not Play
Nov 6 at WPG Did Not Play
Nov 4 at MIN Did Not Play
Nov 1 BUF Did Not Play
Oct 30 LA Did Not Play
Oct 28 NJ Did Not Play
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Oct 25 at NSH Did Not Play
Oct 23 at DET Did Not Play
Oct 22 PHI Did Not Play
Oct 18 NYI Did Not Play
Oct 16 DAL Did Not Play
Oct 11 at TOR Did Not Play
Oct 9 ANH Did Not Play

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

The Penguins confirmed Pouliot will make his NHL debut Saturday and be paired with veteran Rob Scuderi.

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Pouliot practiced as a point man on the Pens' No. 2 power play Saturday.

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Pouliot was recalled from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Saturday, Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

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Pouliot (upper body) returned to action Friday and picked up a pair of assists for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.

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Pouliot suffered an upper-body injury Wednesday and won't play over the weekend for the Baby Penguins, the Citizen's Voice reports.

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The Penguins assigned Pouliot (shoulder) to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Tuesday.

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Pouliot (shoulder) skated for AHL Wilkes-Barre on Monday but is not expected to lose his non-contact jersey for three weeks, Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

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Penguins coach Mike Johnston said Tuesday that Pouliot (shoulder) likely won't be ready for training camp, Josh Yohe of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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Pouliot (shoulder) said he's been progressing as expected from May surgery to repair a torn labrum and remains hopeful he'll be back on the ice for training camp, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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Pouliot underwent successful shoulder surgery Wednesday.

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Pouliot will stop by Pittsburgh later this week to have a shoulder injury evaluated by team physicians, Rob Rossi of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

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Pouliot scored a power-play goal Thursday against the Blackhawks.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014-15

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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.