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Alex Nedeljkovic
Alex Nedeljkovic
Goaltender  - CAR
Number: 29
Height: 5' 11"
Weight: 190
Catches: Left
Born: Jan 7, 1996  (Age 20)
Birthplace: Parma, OH, United States
Drafted: CAR / 2014 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 2nd (37th overall) PROSPECT BIO
Was Carolina’s second-round selection (37th overall) in the 2014 NHL Draft… Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Hurricanes on 3/27/15… Ranked fourth among North American goaltenders for the 2014 draft… Named one of the top three players for the United States at the 2014 U18 World Junior Championship, going 5-1 with a 1.84 goals-against average to lead Team USA to the gold medal… Also represented the United States at the 2013 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament, going 3-1 with a 2.99 goals-against average as the U.S. won silver… Was a member of the U.S. team for the 2015 World Junior Championship, but did not play in a game… Played for Team Cherry at the 2014 CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game… Played for the Cleveland Barons in 2010-11, posting a 1.97 goals-against average in 52 games and earning an invitation to the 2011 Warren Strelow National Team Goaltending Camp run by USA Hockey… Split the 2011-12 season between the Cleveland Barons U18 midget team and the Bell Tire U16 squad… Helped Bell Tire to a third-place finish at the 2012 USA Hockey Tier 1 U16 Nationals… Selected by the Plymouth Whalers in the sixth round (123rd overall) of the 2012 OHL Priority Draft… Began the 2012-13 season with the Metro Jets in the NA3HL, going 5-3 with a 2.49 goals-against average and .933 save percentage… Joined Plymouth and eventually took over the starter’s role for Plymouth as a 16-year-old, going 19-2-2 with a 2.28 goals-against average and .923 save percentage… Earned 2012-13 OHL All-Rookie First Team honors and captured the F.W. “Dinty” Moore Trophy for best goals-against average among rookie goaltenders… Made his OHL debut at Belleville (11/17/12)… Made 26 saves to earn his first OHL victory at Erie (11/28/12)… Won 13 of his final 14 games for the 2012-13 regular season, including his first OHL shutout with 20 saves vs. Sarnia (2/23/13)… Played all 15 of Plymouth’s postseason contests, going 9-5 with a 2.71 goals-against average as Plymouth advanced to the 2013 Western Conference Final before falling to London… Named the OHL Goaltender of the Year and to the OHL First All-Star Team in 2013-14 after going 26-27-7 with a 2.88 goals-against average and .925 save percentage in 61 games for Plymouth… Was the first netminder in Whalers franchise history to claim Goaltender of the Year honors and just the third American-born goalie to win the award… Made 2,042 saves for the 2013-14 season, facing the second-most shots in the OHL (2,207)… Made an OHL career-high 58 saves on 60 shots in Plymouth’s win vs. Saginaw (1/20/14)… Stopped an average of 38 shots per game during Plymouth’s 2014 first-round loss to Guelph, including a 52-save performance in the club’s only win of the postseason.

2014-15: Went 20-28-7 with a 3.13 goals-against average and five shutouts in 55 OHL games with Plymouth… Ranked tied for third among OHL netminders in shutouts (5) and fifth in save percentage (.916)… Ranked first in the OHL in saves (1,827) and shots faced (1,994) and fourth in games (55) and minutes played (3,206)… Earned consecutive shutouts at Windsor (10/23) and vs. Mississauga (10/24)… Stopped a combined 87 shots in consecutive wins vs. Niagara (11/22) and vs. Windsor (11/26)… Made 41 saves to earn a shutout vs. Belleville (1/30)… Made his professional debut with Florida (ECHL) after the conclusion of his junior season, going 2-1-0 with a 3.38 goals-against average in three games with the Everblades.

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  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 WSH 53 40 9 4 175 120 84
2 FLA 55 32 17 6 153 127 70
3 NYR 55 31 18 6 157 140 68
4 DET 55 28 18 9 138 134 65
5 NYI 53 29 18 6 150 131 64
6 TBL 54 30 20 4 144 130 64
7 BOS 54 29 19 6 159 148 64
8 PIT 54 28 19 7 139 136 63
9 NJD 55 27 21 7 122 123 61
10 CAR 55 24 21 10 131 143 58
11 MTL 56 27 25 4 151 151 58
12 PHI 53 24 20 9 127 138 57
13 OTT 56 25 25 6 157 173 56
14 BUF 56 22 28 6 131 155 50
15 CBJ 56 22 28 6 140 173 50
16 TOR 53 19 25 9 122 149 47

STATS

2015-2016 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Faulk 54 15 19 -13 34
J. Skinner 55 19 12 -3 31
V. Rask 53 12 19 0 31
J. Staal 55 12 19 7 31
K. Versteeg 54 10 21 1 31
E. Staal 55 9 21 1 30
E. Lindholm 55 8 16 -9 24
A. Nestrasil 48 8 12 0 20
J. Nordstrom 44 5 10 2 15
R. Hainsey 55 3 11 -12 14
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
C. Ward 15 11 7 .909 2.34
E. Lack 9 10 3 .901 2.74
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