Jaccob Slavin

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Jaccob Scott Slavin (born May 1, 1994) is an American ice hockey defenseman. He currently plays with the Carolina Hurricanes in the National Hockey League (NHL). Slavin was selected by the Hurricanes in the 4th round (120th overall) of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.

Jaccob Slavin
Born May 1, 1994 (age 23)
Erie, Colorado, U.S.
Height 6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight 195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)
Position Defense
Shoots Left
NHL team Carolina Hurricanes
National team  United States
NHL Draft 120th overall, 2012
Carolina Hurricanes
Playing career 2015–present

Playing career

In 2013, Slavin enrolled at Colorado College to skate with the NCAA Division I Colorado College Tigers. In his first year his outstanding play was recognized when he was selected as NCHC Rookie of the Year,[1] and named to both the 2013–14 NCHC All-Rookie Team and the 2013–14 NCHC All-Conference Second Team.[2]

The following season Slavin was named to the 2014–15 NCHC All-Conference First Team.[3]

Slavin made his professional debut to start the 2015–16 season, with the Hurricanes AHL affiliate, the Charlotte Checkers. With 7 assists in his first 14 games with the Checkers, Slavin was recalled by the Hurricanes and made his NHL debut on November 20, 2015.[4] Slavin scored his first NHL hat trick on March 13, 2017 against the New York Islanders in New York.

On July 12, 2017, the Hurricanes signed Slavin to a seven-year, $37.1 million contract worth $5.3 million annually. The contract will begin during the 2018-19 season. [5]

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2010–11 Chicago Steel USHL 17 1 0 1 10
2011–12 Chicago Steel USHL 60 3 27 30 12
2012–13 Chicago Steel USHL 62 5 28 33 6
2013–14 Colorado College NCHC 32 5 20 25 11
2014–15 Colorado College NCHC 34 5 12 17 2
2015–16 Charlotte Checkers AHL 14 0 7 7 0
2015–16 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 63 2 18 20 8
2016–17 Carolina Hurricanes NHL 82 5 29 34 12
NHL totals 145 7 47 54 20

International

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2011 United States IH18 5th 4 0 0 0 0
2014 United States WJC 5th 5 1 1 2 0
Junior totals 9 1 1 2 0

Awards and honors

Award Year
NCHC Rookie of the Year 2013–14 [6]
NCHC All-Rookie Team 2013–14 [7]
NCHC All-Conference Second Team 2013–14
NCHC All-Conference First Team 2014–15 [8]

References

External links

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Award Created
NCHC Rookie of the Year
2013–14
Succeeded by
Danton Heinen

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