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Aaron Ekblad

18-Year-Old Defenseman – Florida Panthers

2014-15 NHL Stats

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Ekblad was the first overall pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft, after he concluded a sensational junior hockey career that included being named the top defenseman in the Ontario Hockey League in 2013-14. Ekblad posted strong offensive numbers as a junior (20 goals and 53 poin...

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SHOOTS: Right   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 216   DOB: 2/7/1996   BORN: Windsor, Ontario   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #1 Overall in 2014  

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Aaron Ekblad Contract Information:

Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Panthers in September 2014.

October 19, 2014  –  Aaron Ekblad News

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Ekblad had another great defensive game in his young career Saturday against the Capitals.

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Aaron Ekblad 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 18 NHL FLA 5 0 1 1 -1 4 8 0.0 0 0 22:16 0 0 0 2:58 7 5
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Time On Ice Stats

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Average Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Aaron Ekblad was on the ice for 22:16.

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Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Aaron Ekblad was on the ice for 2:58 during power plays.

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2014-15 22:16 2:58

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Aaron Ekblad 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Oct 18 at WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 2 25:25 4:27
Oct 17 at BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 20:28 2:19
Oct 13 OTT 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 4 1 23:34 0:50
Oct 11 NJ 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 22:48 5:51
Oct 9 at TB 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 2 19:05 1:22

Aaron Ekblad: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Ekblad was credited with a secondary assist in his NHL debut Thursday against the Bolts.

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Ekblad will be on the Panthers' roster for at least the first nine regular-season games, reports the South Florida Sun Sentinel. "He's going to be here for a while, and he'll get a good look," general manager Dale Tallon said.

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Ekblad (concussion) signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Panthers on Wednesday.

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Ekblad (concussion) has been working out and there are conflicting reports on his symptoms. Lance Hornby of the Toronto Sun says his symptom are "almost completely gone," but TSN.ca says "the concussion is perfectly, completely gone."

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Ekblad left an exhibition game with a concussion and is expected to miss the remainder of Team Canada's Under-20 summer camp, Sportsnet reports.

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Ekblad has been selected by the Panthers with the first overall pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft.

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