GIOVANNI VALLATI
North American Skater - OSHAWA, OHL
Final Rank:57Midterm Rank:38
Position:DefensemanShoots:Left
Height:6' 2"Weight:184
Born:February 21, 2000
Born in:Ottawa, ON, CAN
Drafted: 2018: WPG (5th Round / 153rd Overall) 

• Vallati recorded 3-23—26 in 65 regular-season games with Kitchener in 2017-18 and added four assists in 19 postseason appearances before the Rangers were eliminated by Sault Ste. Marie in the third round of the 2018 OHL Playoffs.

• In 2016-17, Vallati was named to the OHL’s Second All-Rookie Team after collecting 5-16—21 in 59 games to become the first Rangers rookie defenseman to collect at least 20 points in a season since Ryan Murphy (6-33—39 in 62) in 2009-10.

• Internationally, Vallati earned a silver medal with Canada Black at the 2016 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge (0-2—2 in 6 GP).

• Models his style of play after Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith.

STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2017-2018KITCHENEROHL653232629
2016-2017KITCHENEROHL595162132