Canes Agree to Terms with Trevor Carrick
Defenseman leads all Mississauga skaters in points this season
“Trevor had a strong training camp with the Hurricanes and has excelled in the OHL this season,” said Francis. “He has good size and toughness and has developed the offensive side of his game.”
Carrick, 19, currently ranks first among Ontario Hockey League (OHL) defensemen in goals (14) and tied for third in points (27) in 35 games played for the Mississauga Steelheads. The Stouffville, Ont., native is first among Mississauga skaters in points (27), second in goals (14), second in power-play goals (5) and third in penalty minutes (57). Carolina’s fourth-round selection, 115th overall, in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, Carrick (6’2”, 180 lbs.) has totaled 30 goals, 47 assists (77 points) and 177 penalty minutes in 159 career OHL games with Mississauga.