Brock McGinn (F)
Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Carolina on 4/3/13.
Personal: Is the younger brother of Colorado Avalanche forward Jamie McGinn and San Jose Sharks forward Tye McGinn.
2014-15: Spent the entirety of his first full professional season with the Checkers … Finished third on the team and first among rookies with 15 goals and was sixth among all skaters with 27 points … Tied for fourth on the team in power-play goals (three) … Tied for third on the team with 73 games played … Tied for the team lead with two shootout goals on three chances, giving him a 66.7 shooting percentage that led the team and tied for third among AHL rookies … Was fourth on the team with 155 shots on goal … Recorded his first professional point with an assist on Alex Aleardi’s goal in a 2-1 win at CHI (10/12) … Dropped the gloves with Andreas Athanasiou for his first pro fight vs. GR (10/18) … Scored his first professional goal in a 5-1 win at IA (10/24) … Missed the 11/2 game vs. HAM as the result of a checking to the head suspension earned 10/31 vs. HAM … Took a career-high eight shots on goal at SA (11/14) … Recorded a career-high three points (2g, 1a), including his first multi-goal outing and first power-play goal, and fired six shots on goal at OKC (11/21) … Scored his fourth goal of the season vs. MIL (11/29) … Scored for the second time in as many days, marking the first goal/point streak of his career, vs. MIL (11/30) … Recorded his first and only multi-assist game with a pair of helpers and was plus-2 with five shots on goal vs. OKC (12/18) … Missed a game due to injury for the only time this season at TEX (1/31) … Ended a 20-game scoring drought and a 29-game goal drought by finding the back of the net just 1:24 into the game and scored his first career shootout goal, the game-winner, vs. NOR (2/16) … Had his second multi-goal game of the season by striking twice vs. IA (12/18) … Notched his second multi-point game in as many days (1g, 1a) vs. IA (12/19) … Extended his goal/point streak to a career-best four games (5g, 1a) with a power-play tally at TOR (2/22) … Missed the 3/4 game at SA due to a charging suspension earned 2/28 at HAM … Opened the scoring with his 11th goal of the season, a power-play tally vs. GR (3/10) … Scored in the shootout vs. GR (3/12), giving him goals on two consecutive attempts … Had a goal and an assist in a 9-3 loss at SA (3/17) … Earned his second fighting major of the season, this time against C.J. Ludwig vs. OKC (4/2) … Scored with 3:39 remaining in regulation to record his first career game-winning goal and the Checkers’ last-ever goal at Time Warner Cable Arena vs. RFD (4/12) … Notched a goal and an assist and was plus-2 in the season finale at GR (4/18).