Noah Juulsen

Noah Juulsen (born April 2, 1997) is a Canadian ice hockey defenceman. He is currently playing for the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL). Juulsen was drafted 26th overall by the Canadiens at the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.[1]

Noah Juulsen
Born April 2, 1997 (age 21)
Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Defence
Shoots Right
NHL team Montreal Canadiens
NHL Draft 26th overall, 2015
Montreal Canadiens
Playing career 2017–present

Playing career

Juulsen was drafted by the Everett Silvertips in the 4th round of the 2012 WHL Bantam Draft.[2] During the 2014–15 WHL season his outstanding play was rewarded when he was selected to play in the 2015 CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game.[3]

On July 9, 2015, Juulsen agreed to terms on a three-year entry level contract with the Canadiens.[4]

During his rookie professional season in 2017–18, on February 21, 2018, Juulsen was recalled by the Canadiens[5] and played his first NHL game on February 22, 2018, in a 3–1 win against the New York Rangers.[6]

International play

Medal record
Representing Canada Canada
Ice hockey
World Junior Championships
Silver medal – second place 2017 Canada

Juulsen competed with Team Canada Pacific to win a silver medal at the 2014 World U-17 Hockey Challenge.[7]

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2012–13 Fraser Valley Thunderbirds BCMML 35 6 19 25 24
2012–13 Everett Silvertips WHL 1 0 0 0 0
2013–14 Everett Silvertips WHL 59 2 8 10 32 3 0 0 0 2
2014–15 Everett Silvertips WHL 68 9 43 52 42 6 0 1 1 8
2015–16 Everett Silvertips WHL 63 7 21 28 37 6 0 2 2 10
2016–17 Everett Silvertips WHL 49 12 22 34 38 10 0 2 2 10
2016–17 St. John's IceCaps AHL 2 0 0 0 0
2017–18 Laval Rocket AHL 31 1 5 6 8
2017–18 Montreal Canadiens NHL 23 1 2 3 4
NHL totals 23 1 2 3 4

International

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2014 Canada Pacific U17 2nd, silver medalist(s) 6 1 1 2 2
2017 Canada WJC 2nd, silver medalist(s) 7 0 2 2 4
Junior totals 13 1 3 4 6

Awards and honours

Honours Year
World U-17 Hockey Challenge Silver Medal 2014 [8]
CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game 2015 [9]

References

  1. ^ "2015 NHL Draft: Pick-by-pick look at the first-round selections". National Hockey League. 2015-09-20. Retrieved 2015-09-20.
  2. ^ "NHL draft tracker- Noah Juulsen". Yahoo! Sports. 2015-06-28. Retrieved 2015-06-28.
  3. ^ "Hockey's Future – Noah Juulsen". Hockey's Future. Retrieved September 20, 2015.
  4. ^ "Canadiens agree to terms on a three-year contract with first round pick Noah Juulsen". Montreal Canadiens. July 9, 2015. Retrieved July 9, 2015.
  5. ^ Cudzinowski, Matt (February 21, 2018). "Canadiens recall Charlie Lindgren and Noah Juulsen from Laval". NHL.com. Montreal Canadiens. Retrieved February 25, 2018.
  6. ^ Dan Braverman; Joanie Godin (February 22, 2018). "Numbers Game: Rangers @ Canadiens". NHL.com. Montreal Canadiens. Retrieved February 25, 2018.
  7. ^ Staff Writer. "Sports in brief: Juulsen wins silver at World U17 Hockey Challenge". Abbotsford News. Retrieved September 20, 2015.
  8. ^ "Silvertips boosted by return of defensemen". The Daily Herald. Retrieved September 20, 2015.
  9. ^ "BMO Top Prospects Game". BMO Top Prospects Game. Retrieved September 20, 2015.

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Nikita Scherbak
Montreal Canadiens first round draft pick
2015
Succeeded by
Mikhail Sergachev

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