Carolina Hurricanes
Carolina Hurricanes
Jaccob Slavin
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 2"
BIRTHDATE: 05/01/1994
AGE: 21
DRAFTED: CAR: 2012-120 overall
NCHC All-Rookie Team (2014) NCHC Rookie of the Year (2014) NCHC Second All-Star Team (2014) NCHC First All-Star Team (2015)
2013-14 Season
Named National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) Rookie of the Year after notching five goals and 20 assists (25 points) in 32 games during his freshman season at Colorado College… Also named to the NCHC All-Rookie Team and NCHC Second All-Star Team… Led all Tigers skaters in points and assists… Was tied for 16th among all NCAA defensemen in scoring… Earned an assist in his collegiate debut vs. Minnesota-Duluth (10/18)… Netted his first college goal in his second game, vs. Minnesota-Duluth (10/19)… Had his first multi-point game with a pair of assists vs. Nebraska-Omaha (12/7)… Earned his first multi-goal game with two goals at North Dakota (1/10)… Had two four-game point streaks: from 12/14-1/11 (3g, 2a) and from 2/14-2/22 (0g, 5a)… Totaled five multi-point games, including three multi-assist efforts.

Selected by the Hurricanes in the fourth round, 120th overall, in the 2012 NHL Draft… Had 25 points (5g, 20a) in 32 career collegiate games for Colorado College (NCHC) entering the 2014-15 season… Represented the United States at the 2014 World Junior Championship in Sweden, totaling two points (1g, 1a) and a plus-1 rating in five games… Completed his United States Hockey League (USHL) career with 64 points (9g, 55a) in 139 career United States Hockey League (USHL) games with the Chicago Steel… Played for the Colorado Thunderbirds prior to beginning his USHL career… Appeared in his first USHL season with Chicago in 2010-11, also spending time with the Colorado Thunderbirds’ U-16 and U-18 squads… Netted one goal in 17 games with Chicago in 2010-11… Led all Steel defensemen and ranked tied for eighth among USHL blueliners in scoring with 30 points (3g, 27a) in 2011-12… Also ranked third among Chicago skaters and fifth among USHL defensemen in assists (27) in 2011-12… Completed his final USHL season with Chicago in 2012-13, leading Steel defensemen and ranking tied for sixth among USHL defensemen in scoring with 33 points (5g, 28a)… Established USHL career highs in games played (62), goals (5), assists (28), points (33) and penalty minutes (33)…