ALIAKSEI PROTAS
North American Skater - Prince Albert, WHL
Final Rank:44Midterm Rank:77
Position:CenterShoots:Left
Height:6' 5"Weight:205
Born:January 6, 2001
Born in:Vitebsk, BLR
Drafted: 2019: WSH (3rd Round / 91st Overall) 

• In his first season playing in North America, Protas ranked seventh among WHL rookies with 11-29—40 in 61 games during the regular season. In the playoffs, he led all rookies with 12-10—22 in 23 games to help the Prince Albert Raiders win the Ed Chynoweth Cup as WHL champions.

• A native of Vitebsk, Belarus, Protas represented his country at the 2018 Under-18 World Championship (1-3—4 in 5 GP) and helped Belarus earn silver at the 2019 Division 1 – Group A World Junior Championship (2-3—5 in 5 GP).

• Models his style of play after Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin.

STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2018-2019PRINCE ALBERTWHL611129404
2018-2019BLR U20 (2019 IIHF U20 World Championship Div 1-A)ITLTOUR52350
2017-2018BELARUS U17BELARUS-249911208
2017-2018BLR (2018 IIHF U18 World Championship)ITLTOUR51340
2017-2018BLR U18 (2018 Vlado Dzurilla Tournament)ITLTOUR30000