North American Skater - OTTAWA, OHL
Final Rank:6Midterm Rank:5
Height:5' 9"Weight:183
Born:September 23, 2001
Born in:Feldkirch, AUT

• Led the OHL and all players in the Canadian Hockey League (OHL, QMJHL, WHL) in assists and points with 39-81—120 in 56 GP in 2019-20

• OHL’s Most Outstanding Player of the Year in 2019-20 – just the second European import player to win the award

• Named an OHL First Team All-Star at the conclusion of the 2019-20 season

• Ranked 2nd among OHL rookies in 2018-19 with 29-36—65 in 53 GP

• His father, Michael Rossi, was a defenseman who played 20 seasons of professional hockey in Austria from 1992-93 to 2010-11

• Can become third Austrian national to be selected in the first round of the NHL Draft: Thomas Vanek (No. 5 in 2003) and Michael Grabner (No. 14 in 2006)

Scouting Report: Highly skilled offensive player. An excellent skater that plays at a high pace. High-end goal scoring and playmaking ability. Works hard in all three zones and plays a very determined, aggressive game. A huge asset on both special teams. Game-breaking ability.

Current Player Comparable: Brad Marchand


2017-2018GCK ZURICH JR.SWISS-JR.3422295130
2017-2018GCK ZURICHSWISS-2184376
2017-2018AUT U20 (2018 IIHF U20 World Championship Div 1-A)ITLTOUR53258
2017-2018AUT U18 (2018 IIHF World U18 Championship Div l - Group B)ITLTOUR54374
2016-2017ZSC ZURICH U17SWISS JR. U172928235112
2016-2017GCK ZURICH JR.SWISS-JR.93476
2016-2017AUT U18 (2017 IIHF World U18 Championship Div l - Group B)ITLTOUR56284