Carolina Hurricanes
Carolina Hurricanes
Phillip Di Giuseppe
PhillipDi Giuseppe
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
BIRTHDATE: 10/09/1993
AGE: 21
DRAFTED: CAR: 2012-38 overall
2012-13 SEASON
Totaled 28 points (9g, 19a) in 40 games during his sophomore season at Michigan… Registered consecutive multi-point efforts vs. RIT (10/12: 1g, 1a) and vs. Bentley (10/19: 0g, 2a)… Earned a pair of assists vs. Bowling Green (11/21)… Had a goal and an assist vs. Michigan State (12/30)… Set a career high with three assists vs. Michigan State (2/1)… Earned three points (1g, 2a) during Michigan’s two-game sweep at Ohio State (2/22-2/23).

Was Carolina’s first pick (second round, 38th overall) in the 2012 NHL Draft… Had 54 points (20g, 34a) and 50 penalty minutes in 80 career college games with Michigan (CCHA) entering the 2013-14 season… Represented Canada in the 2012 Canada-Russia Challenge, along with fellow Hurricanes’ prospect Ryan Murphy… Prior to his collegiate career, spent two seasons playing for the Villanova Knights of the Ontario Junior Hockey League from 2009-11… Earned 47 points (16g, 31a) in 56 regular-season games and four points (1g, 3a) in six playoff games for the Knights in 2009-10… Had 63 points (24g, 39a) in 49 regularseason games and 16 points (6g, 10a) in 10 playoff games during his second season with Villanova in 2010-11… Scored 11 goals and added 15 assists (26 points) during his freshman season at Michigan in 2011-12… Ranked second among Michigan rookies in goals, assists and points… Was a 2011-12 CCHA All-Rookie Team Honorable Mention selection… Made his Michigan debut vs. Niagara (10/4/11)… Earned his first point with an assist vs. Bentley (10/7/11)… Netted the first two goals of his college career, including the game-winner, vs. Bentley (10/8/11)… Named CCHA Rookie of the Month for October 2011 and Rookie of the Week for the week ending 10/31/11.