Malcolm Subban

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Malcolm Subban
Subban & D'Agostini 2011 Team Canada.jpg
Subban (back) standing next to Andrew D'Agostini (front) prior to a 2011 IIHF World U18 Championships game.
Born(1993-12-21) December 21, 1993 (age 20)
Rexdale, ON, CAN
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight187 lb (85 kg; 13 st 5 lb)
PositionGoaltender
CatchesLeft
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
Boston Bruins
Providence Bruins (AHL)
NHL Draft24th overall, 2012
Boston Bruins
Playing career2012–present
 
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Malcolm Subban
Subban & D'Agostini 2011 Team Canada.jpg
Subban (back) standing next to Andrew D'Agostini (front) prior to a 2011 IIHF World U18 Championships game.
Born(1993-12-21) December 21, 1993 (age 20)
Rexdale, ON, CAN
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight187 lb (85 kg; 13 st 5 lb)
PositionGoaltender
CatchesLeft
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
Boston Bruins
Providence Bruins (AHL)
NHL Draft24th overall, 2012
Boston Bruins
Playing career2012–present

Malcolm Subban (born December 21, 1993) is a Canadian ice hockey goaltender. He currently plays in the American Hockey League with the Providence Bruins. Subban was selected by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round (24th overall) of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. He played junior hockey in the Ontario Hockey League] with the Belleville Bulls. His older brother, P.K. is a defenseman with the Montreal Canadiens.

Playing career[edit]

Amateur[edit]

Subban made his Ontario Hockey League (OHL) debut with the Belleville Bulls during the 2009–10 season, appearing in a single game with the club.[1] The next season, Subban spent the entire season with the Bulls, appearing in 32 games and recording 10 wins.[1] Heading into the 2011–12 OHL season, Subban was a highly ranked prospect for the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, and finished the season as the number one ranked goaltender in North America.[2] The Boston Bruins made Subban the 24th overall pick of the 2012 draft.[3] He signed a three year contract with the club just prior to the 2012–13 NHL lockout.[4] With the NHL shutdown, Subban returned to the Bulls for another season in the OHL, recording 29 wins in 46 games.[1]

Professional[edit]

Subban attended his first NHL training camp with the Boston Bruins ahead of the 2013–14 season. He was cut shortly after appearing in a preseason game where he allowed 8 goals to the Detroit Red Wings, and assigned to Boston's American Hockey League affiliate in Providence.[5]

International play[edit]

He was goaltender for Team Canada in the 2013 World Junior Championships in Ufa, Russia.[6] He appeared in six games, with four wins. Canada finished in fourth place at the tournament.[7]

Personal life[edit]

His older brother, winner of the 2013 Norris Trophy P. K. Subban, currently plays in the NHL with the Montreal Canadiens. Malcolm also has a younger brother, Jordan, who plays as a defenceman with the Belleville Bulls and was drafted 115th overall by the Vancouver Canucks in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.[8] His father, Karl, is the fifth leading scorer in Lakehead University basketball history. An older sister, Natassia, played basketball at York University, ending her university career as the all-time leading scorer in Ontario University Athletics.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Malcolm Subban". National Hockey League. Retrieved 2013-12-16. 
  2. ^ a b "Subban, Malcolm". National Hockey League. Retrieved 2013-12-16. 
  3. ^ Traikos, Michael (2012-06-23). "NHL draft 2012: Malcolm Subban ready for brotherly rivalry". The National Post. Retrieved 2013-12-16. 
  4. ^ John Bishop (September 6, 2012). "Subban Inks Entry-Level Deal". BostonBruins.com. Retrieved September 7, 2012. 
  5. ^ Haggerty, Joe. "Bruins release Subban, three others from camp". Comcast Sports Net North East. Retrieved 2013-12-16. 
  6. ^ "Player Profile: Malcolm Subban". Retrieved 28 January 2013. 
  7. ^ "Malcolm Subban". National Hockey League. Retrieved 2013-12-16. 
  8. ^ Dave Feschuk (24 December 2007). "P.K. Subban's NHL dream". Toronto Star. Retrieved 28 January 2013. 

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Dougie Hamilton
Boston Bruins first round draft pick
2012
Succeeded by
TBD