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Blake Geoffrion
Blake Geoffrion
Centre
Number: 57
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 190
Shoots: Left
Born: 3 Feb 1988
Birthplace: Plantation, FL, United States
Drafted: NSH / 2006 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 2nd (56th overall)

A gritty forward who will make his living winning face-offs and scoring ugly goals.

Won the 2010 Hobey Baker Award as college hockey's most outstanding player.

Grew up in Brentwood, Tenn. (a Nashville suburb) and is the first Tennessee native to play in the NHL.

His two younger brothers – Sebastien and Brice – are forwards for the University of Alabama-Huntsville Chargers.

Titles won: 2006 U-18 World Championships

On Twitter: @BlakeGeoffrion

 



WCHA First All-Star Team (2010) NCAA West First All-American Team (2010) Hobey Baker Memorial Award (Top U.S. Collegiate Player) (2010) Traded to Montreal by Nashville with Robert Slaney and Nashville's 2nd round choice (Dalton Thrower) in 2012 Entry Draft for Hal Gill and Montreal's 5th round choice (later traded back to Montreal, later traded to Los Angeles Los Angeles selected Patrik Bartosak) in 2013 Entry Draft, February 17. 2012. Missed remander of 2012-13 due to depressed skull fracture vs. Syracuse, November 9, 2013. Officially announced his retirement, July 15, 2013.