John Muse
POSITION: Goaltender
HEIGHT: 5' 11"
BIRTHDATE: 08/01/1988
BIRTHPLACE: East Falmouth, MA, USA
DRAFTED: undrafted
NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (2008, 2010) Hockey East First All-Star Team (2011) NCAA East Second All-American Team (2011) Signed to a ATO (amateur tryout) contract by Portland (AHL), April 6, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Charlotte (AHL), July 18, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Carolina, June 7, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Texas (AHL), August 4, 2015.
2011-12 SEASON
Split the year between Charlotte (AHL) and Florida (ECHL)… Was 10-3-2 with a 1.81 goals-against average and .941 save percentage with the Checkers, and 16-6-3 with a 2.42 goals-against average and .920 save percentage for the Everblades… Was named the MVP of the Kelly Cup playoffs, leading Florida to its first ECHL championship… Led the Checkers in goals-against average (1.81), save percentage (.941) and shutouts (2) and tied for second in wins (10) in just 15 games played… Among goalies who played more than 10 games, led the Everblades in goals-against average (2.42) and save percentage (.920)… Picked up his first ECHL win and first professional shutout in a 22-save effort at South Carolina (11/4)… Made his AHL season debut and stopped all 24 shots he faced over 42 minutes to pick up the win in relief vs. Chicago (12/16)… Made a career-high 42 saves in a 2-1 win vs. San Antonio (1/4)… Made 26 saves for his first AHL shutout at Abbotsford (1/20)… Went 11-2 with a 1.78 goals-against average and .939 save percentage in 13 Kelly Cup Playoff games… Won his first three professional playoff games as Florida swept Greenville in the first round… Posted his first professional playoff shutout vs. Kalamazoo (5/2)… Made 41 saves in Florida’s Kelly Cup clinching, Game 5 overtime victory vs. Las Vegas (5/23).

Signed as a free agent by the Hurricanes on 6/7/12… Was 11-3-2 with a 1.81 goals-against average and .940 save percentage in 16 career AHL games entering 2012-13… Was 16-6-3 in 25 career ECHL regular-season games, and led Florida to the ECHL’s Kelly Cup Championship in 2012… Played one season at Falmouth High School and three seasons at the Noble and Greenough School prior to beginning his college career… Played four seasons at Boston College (Hockey East) between 2007-2011, going 89-39-16 with a 2.40 goals-against average and .914 save percentage in 144 career games… Was 21-2 in 23 career postseason contests, including 8-1 in NCAA tournament play… Led the Eagles to three Beanpot championships (2008, 2010, 2011), three Hockey East Tournament titles (2008, 2010, 2011) and two NCAA national championships (2008, 2010)… Established Boston College records for career saves (3,696), career games played (144) and single-season saves (1,171 in 2007-08), and was the recipient of the 2011 Walter Brown Award as the best American-born, Division I player in New England… Was also named second-team AHCA All-American and Hockey East First-Team All-Star in 2010-11, was twice selected to the NCAA All-Tournament team (2008, 2010) and was a three-time Hockey East All-Tournament Team pick (2008, 2010, 2011)… Joined Portland (AHL) on an amateur tryout contract at the conclusion of his senior season in 2010-11… Played one game for the Pirates, making 33 saves in regulation and overtime and stopping four of five shootout attempts in a 3-2 win at Albany (4/9/11).