Taylor Doherty (D)
TOTALS: has played in 175 games with the Worcester Sharks (5-26-31) and 254 penalty minutesâ€¦2014-15:â€¦enters 4th professional seasonâ€¦2013-14:â€¦69gp with Worcester (4-11-15), 111 pims, -6, 83 shots, and seven fighting majorsâ€¦finished 3rd on the club with 111 penalty minutesâ€¦added two game winning goalsâ€¦. set career highs in games played (69), goals (4), assists (11), points (15), and penalty minutes (111)â€¦ 3rd professional season â€“ â€¦. game-by-game: did not dress due to injury last three games on 4/6-4/11â€¦.had a two game point streak (0-2-2) snapped on 4/4â€¦.assist in 3-2W vs. Portland on 4/1â€¦assist and +2 in 4-3SOW at Albany on 3/29â€¦scored his 4th goal of the season, the game winner with 4:50 remaining in the third period and was #2 star in 4-2W vs. Hershey on 3/22â€¦assist in 3-2W vs. Portland on 3/8â€¦7th fighting major vs. Tyler Randell in 5-4SOW at Providence on 3/7â€¦6th fighting major vs. Brett Gallant in 2-1W at Bridgeport on 3/1â€¦.1st multi point game with two assists and was +2 in 6-4L at Portland on 2/27â€¦.assist and +2 in 5-2W vs. Springfield on 1/31â€¦.loaned to Worcester from San Jose on 1/26â€¦.. did not dress for two games with the SJ Sharks during 1st NHL recallâ€¦..received 1st NHL recall on 1/21â€¦.scored his 1st professional game winning goal, was +2, and was #1 star in 4-3W vs. Portland on 1/12â€¦+2 in 5-1W vs. Norfolk on 1/11â€¦.5th fighting major (Deslile) and game misconduct (secondary altercation) in 1st period in 2-1L at Adirondack on 12/31â€¦2nd goal of the season, +2 and was #3 star in 5-2W vs. St. Johnâ€™s on 12/27â€¦.had a two game point streak (0-2-2) snapped on 12/8â€¦.assist in 4-3SOL vs. Providence on 12/7â€¦assist and +4 in 8-2 W vs. Portland on 12/6â€¦1st goal of the season and #1 star in 2-1SOW vs. Bridgeport on 11/23â€¦4h fighting major (Schnell) on 11/15â€¦assist on 11/9â€¦17 pims with 3rd fighting major (Brown) and game misconduct in 5-1L at Lewiston on 11/8â€¦had a two game point streak (0-2-2) snapped on 11/2â€¦. 2nd fighting major (Gallant), team high five shots, and assist in 7-1L vs. Bridgeport on 11/1â€¦assist and +2 in 3-1W at Springfield on 10/26â€¦ 1st fighting major (Leblond) in 3-2L vs. WBS on 10/19â€¦enters his 3rd professional seasonâ€¦2012-13:â€¦ 40gp with Worcester (1-9-10), 67 pims, -2, 35 shots, and five fighting majors in his 2nd professional seasonâ€¦ scored his first professional goal in his 70th game, added assist, and was #1 star in 3-2OTL vs. St. Johnâ€™s on 11/3/12â€¦currently has 1 goal in 106 pro gamesâ€¦ game-by-game: 5th fighting major vs. Bobby Farnham and 23 penalty minutes in 4-2W at Wilkes Barre on 4/18â€¦assist on 4/13â€¦+2 and 4th fighting major vs. Matt Donovan in 3-0W at Bridgeport on 4/9â€¦.assist on 4/4â€¦2nd (Diamond) and 3rd (McIver) fighting major penalties in 4-2L vs. Bridgeport on 4/2â€¦assist on 3/30â€¦picked up 1st fighting major vs. Brandon Mashinter in 3-0L at Connecticut on 3/28â€¦did not dress on 3/27â€¦assist on 3/23â€¦assist on 3/15â€¦assist on 3/10â€¦assist in return to lineup in 7-2L vs. Manchester on 2/22â€¦missed 29 games on 12/2-2/17due to leg injuryâ€¦assist in 4-3L at Portland on 11/30â€¦ +2 on 11/24â€¦did not dress due to injury on 11/4â€¦scored his first professional goal in his 70th game, added assist, and was #1 star in 3-2OTL vs. St. Johnâ€™s on 11/3â€¦returned to lineup on 11/2 after missing five games on 10/19-10/28 due to injuryâ€¦enters his second professional seasonâ€¦2011-12: â€¦AHL Rookieâ€¦63gp with Worcester (0-6-6), 76 pims, +2, 74 shots, and four fighting majors in his first professional seasonâ€¦ game-by-game: did not play due to injury last four games on 4/10 -4/14â€¦five shots on goal and +1 on 4/4â€¦assist on 4/1â€¦.had a two game point streak (0-2-2) snapped on 3/25â€¦ assist and +1 on 3/21â€¦assist and +3 in 5-2W vs. Bridgeport on 3/18â€¦.did not dress on 3/4â€¦4th fighting major vs. Troy Bodie on 2/21â€¦+2 on 2/12â€¦six penalty minutes on 2/11â€¦assist on 2/4â€¦recorded first professional point (assist) in 37th pro game in 3-2OTL at Manchester on 1/28â€¦did not dress on 1/22â€¦3rd fighting major with 2nd period bout vs. Lane MacDermid on 1/20â€¦ fought Ryan Hollweg on 1/8â€¦did not dress two games on 12/28-12/30â€¦did not dress 12/21â€¦did not dress on 12/17â€¦+2 on 12/9â€¦did not play due to injury last two games on 12/3-12/4â€¦ +1 and six shots in 3-1L to Portland on 11/26â€¦picked up his first professional fighting major (Nolan) in 2-1L at Manchester on 11/23â€¦.+2 on 11/20â€¦did not dress on 10/21â€¦+2 in 4-1W at Providence on 10/9â€¦enters first professional seasonâ€¦ 2010-11â€¦played first professional game in 2-1SOL to Portland on 4/5â€¦signed to an ATO by Worcester on 4/3/11â€¦lost 4 games to 1 in first round playoff series to Oshawa (0-3-3)â€¦Amongst OHL defensemen, the team captain ranked 6th in points, 5th in goals and T-7th in assistsâ€¦Was named to â€œTeam OHLâ€ for the 2010 Subway Super Seriesâ€¦Led all Kingston defensemen in goals, assists and points (assists and points were career highs)â€¦2nd amongst team defensemen in playoff scoringâ€¦53 points in 68 games with Kingston in the OHLâ€¦named team captain of Kingstonâ€¦attended San Jose Sharks training camp and scored a goal in preseason game vs. Anaheimâ€¦2009-10: Invited to the 2011 IIHF World Junior Championship Development Camp as a member of Team Canadaâ€¦Served as alternate captainâ€¦Led all Kingston defenseman during the regular season and set career highs in points, goals and assistsâ€¦Finished third amongst OHL defenseman in goals and 15th in points during the regular seasonâ€¦Suspended five games for a cross-check vs. Ottawa on March 7â€¦Finished second on the team in PIM...Playoffs: Despite missing the first two games of the first round (suspension), finished T-1st on the team in assists and T-2nd in pointsâ€¦Career 2008-09: 13th in the league and led team in PIM...Fourth amongst team defensemen in points...Participated in CHL Top Prospects Game...2007-08: Third on the team and fourth amongst league rookies in PIM...Member of Team Canada and won a gold medal at the 2008 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament... Also on the Team Ontario squad that won a gold medal at the 2008 Under-17 World Hockey Challenge. ..Personal> Dortzâ€ lists these as his favorites: steak (food); basketball (sport other than hockey); Sons of Anarchy, Breaking Bad, Walking Dead (TV shows); Drake (artist);
Caribbean (vacation spot); The Grill (San Jose restaurant); Call of Duty (video game)â€¦If he wasnâ€™t playing hockey, Doherty would be a doctorâ€¦If he had to pick an actor to star in a movie about his life it would be Bradley Cooperâ€¦He cannot live without his phoneâ€¦Lists both Chris Pronger and Rob Blake as his hockey idolsâ€¦His biggest influence on his hockey career is his parents.