RW 6'4" 225
Born: Oct. 15, 1997
Birthplace: Pointe-aux-Trembles, QC
Shoots: Right
Drafted: CAR 2016 (1st, 21st)

Career Statistics

        Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League   GP G A PTS PIM   GP G A PTS PIM
2013-14 Val d'Or QMJHL   62 9 21 30 19   24 0 7 7 2
2014-15 Val d'Or QMJHL   68 38 35 73 46   17 5 5 10 6
2015-16 Val d'Or QMJHL   54 41 16 57 24   6 2 3 5 8
2016-17 Val d'Or QMJHL   23 7 20 27 22   - - - - -
  Saint John QMJHL   20 10 14 24 18   16 11 6 17 13
2017-18 Charlotte AHL   65 16 9 25 24   8 1 1 2 2
   
AHL TOTALS   65 16 9 25 24   8 1 1 2 2
NHL TOTALS   - - - - -   - - - - -
PRO TOTALS   65 16 9 25 24   8 1 1 2 2

Biography

Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Carolina on 7/9/16.

PERSONAL

His uncle, Denis Gauthier, played 554 NHL games with Calgary, Phoenix, Philadelphia and Los Angeles from 1997-2009 ... His father is a former bodybuilder who won the Mr. Canada title ... His grandfather was also a bodybuilder and professional wrestler ... Favorite players growing up were Rick Nash and Ilya Kovalchuk ... Enjoys rap, pop and rock and his favorite artist is Eminem ... Favorite movie is The Blind Side and favorite TV show is Trailer Park Boys ... Favorite food is sushi and favorite place to visit is Los Angeles ... Lists fishing as his biggest talent outside of hockey ... When away from the rink, enjoys listening to music and going to the gym.

2017-18

Spent the entirety of his first professional season with the Checkers … Ranked sixth on the Checkers and third among team rookies with 16 goals … Made his professional debut at HFD (10/6) … Recorded his first professional goal/point vs. UTI (10/29) … Picked up his first professional assist at UTI (11/10) … Picked up the first game-winning goal of his career in an 8-2 win vs. Providence (11/25) … Recorded a career-best three points, including his first-ever multi-goal outing (2g, 1a), at BNG (12/9) … Scored for the second consecutive game vs. LV (12/12) … Scored both goals in a 2-1 win at BRI (2/24) … Scored the first power-play goal of his career as part of a two-point performance (1g, 1a) vs. HER (4/7) … Ended the regular season on a career-best, five-game point streak that included a trio of two-point outings (3g, 5a).

JUNIOR

Totaled 210 points (104g, 106a) in 227 QMJHL games over four seasons with Val d’Or and Saint John … Won QMJHL titles in 2014 and 2017 … Tied for second on Saint John with 11 playoff goals in 2017 … Led Val d’Or and ranked sixth in the league overall with 41 goals in 2015-16 … Ranked third on Val d’Or in goals and fifth in points as a 16-year-old in 2014-15

COLLEGE

Helped lead Canada to a silver medal at the 2017 World Junior Championships and tied for the team lead in goals … Represented Canada at the 2016 World Junior Championships