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Draft Prospect - 2015
      
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Justin Faulk
North American Skater
USA U-18, USHL
Final Rank:  56 Midterm Rank:  40
Position:  Defenseman Shoots:  Right
Height:  6' 0" Weight:  196
Born:  March 20, 1992    
Birthplace:  South St. Paul, MN, USA
• In 2009-10, he played 60 games (21 in the USHL) for the U.S. National Team Development Program tallied 21 goals, including a team leading 14 power-play goals, and 33 points (21-12--33) and won a gold medal at the 2010 Under-18 World Championships. He was also the youngest player invited to the U.S. World Junior selection camp this past winter.

• Faulk is committed to the University of Minnesota Duluth for next season. His cousin, Marco Peluso, played for the Bulldogs (2002-05), turning Faulk into a fan of the team at a young age by bringing him into the locker room and having him attend games.

• He appeared in 64 games with the USA Under-17’s in 2008-09 finishing with 12 goals and 33 points (12-21--33) to lead all defensemen in scoring.

• He credits his mom, Gail, for having the most influence on his career because she did everything she could to help him succeed and he got his start in hockey at the age of six following in his brothers footsteps.

FAVORITES

NHL team: Minnesota North Stars
NHL player: Brent Burns
Shootout move: “Shot low blocker”
Goal celebration: “Fist Pump”
Video game: Call of Duty
Movie: Taken
TV show: Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
Actor: Matt Damon
Music artist: Lil Wayne
Website: NHL.com
Book: Playing with Fire by Theo Fleury
Pump-up song: “The Flyest” by Lil Wayne
Home-cooked meal: Stir Fry
Activity away from the rink: Xbox 360

 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
G
A
P
PIM
2008-2009
USA U-17
USHL
54
9
18
27
49
2009-2010
USA U-18
USHL
21
9
3
12
46




SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 MTL 61 40 16 5 167 135 85
2 NYI 63 41 20 2 202 174 84
3 NYR 60 38 16 6 190 148 82
4 TBL 63 38 19 6 207 167 82
5 DET 60 34 15 11 176 156 79
6 PIT 61 35 17 9 176 152 79
7 WSH 63 33 20 10 184 159 76
8 BOS 61 30 22 9 161 160 69
9 FLA 61 26 22 13 145 172 65
10 PHI 62 26 25 11 164 181 63
11 OTT 59 26 23 10 167 161 62
12 NJD 62 25 27 10 139 164 60
13 CBJ 60 26 30 4 157 189 56
14 TOR 61 25 31 5 170 185 55
15 CAR 60 23 30 7 137 159 53
16 BUF 62 19 38 5 120 207 43

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Faulk 60 11 28 -14 39
E. Staal 55 18 18 -9 36
E. Lindholm 59 11 16 -15 27
J. Skinner 55 16 9 -15 25
R. Nash 57 7 15 -8 22
N. Gerbe 56 7 14 -11 21
V. Rask 58 8 11 -16 19
J. McClement 60 4 12 1 16
J. Staal 24 4 11 -1 15
A. Semin 36 2 12 -8 14
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Ward 16 19 4 .914 2.35
A. Khudobin 7 11 3 .906 2.60