Patrice Cormier (C)
St. John's IceCaps
||Moncton , NB
Recorded a career-high 17 assists and 98 penalty minutes in 2013-14… Compiled a five-game point streak from Mar. 8 to Apr. 4 (3G, 4A), including two goals and an assist on Apr. 4 in a 8-7 OT loss vs the Springfield Falcons… Played in nine regular season contests with the Winnipeg Jets and collected three assists… Recorded his first point as a Jet on Mar. 16 in a 7-2 win over the Dallas Stars… Recorded his first career NHL multi-point game on Apr. 11, 2014 with a pair of assists against the Calgary Flames, including an assist on fellow IceCap Carl Klingberg’s first NHL goal.
Played four seasons in the QMJHL with the Rimouski Oceanic and Rouyn-Noranda Huskies tallying 144 points (63G, 81A) and 339 penalty minutes in 189 games… Played in the CHL Top Prospects Game in 2007-08… Was named to the CHL Memorial Cup All-Star Team in 2008-09… Played in back-to-back World Junior Championships with Canada, winning gold in 2008-09 and serving as the captain while winning silver in 2009-10… Served as captain of the Rimouski Oceanic for two seasons from 2008-2010… Made his pro debut with the Chicago Wolves in 2009-10, playing in nine playoff games… Made his NHL debut with the Atlanta Thrashers in 2010-11 and scored his first NHL goal on Jan. 7/11 against the Toronto Maple Leafs… 2011-12: Played his first game as an IceCap on Oct. 8/11 at MCH (1-0W)… Recorded his first point (assist) on Oct. 15/11 vs. HAM (6-2W)… Scored his first goal on Nov. 1/11 at WOR (6-3W)… Scored four goals in three games from Dec. 16/11 to Dec.18/11… Recorded a hat trick and a team single-game-high four points on Mar. 9/12 vs. HER (6-1W)… Notched two goals, including the game-winner, in the IceCaps’ division-clinching victory on Mar. 31/12 at HER (3-2W)… Recalled by Winnipeg four times, playing a total of nine games… Finished the season tied for second on the club in goals (18) and second in penalty minutes (75). 2012-13: Missed 26 games due to injury from Oct. 20/12 to Dec. 19/12… Scored his first goal (a shorthanded marker) on Dec. 28/12 at HAM… Notched four points (2G, 2A) in four March games before being recalled by Winnipeg and suiting up in 10 contests… Was returned to St. John’s on Apr. 3/13… Suffered an injury on Apr. 6/13 vs. TOR and missed six of the team’s final 7 games… Finished third on the club in penalty minutes (69).