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Round 2
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Stanley Cup Final

Charlie Coyle

North American Skater - Saint John, QMJHL
Final Rank:24Midterm Rank:19
Position:Right Wing/CenterShoots:Right
Height:6' 2"Weight:202
Born:March 2, 1992
Born in:Boston, MA, USA
Drafted: 2010: SJS (1st Round / 28th Overall)  San Jose Sharks
• Coyle, who will attend Boston University in the fall, was named Eastern Junior Hockey League Rookie of the Year after finishing fifth overall in scoring with 63 points (21-42--63) in 42 games. He was coached this season by Scott Harlow, who was once a teammate of Coyle's dad, Chuck, with the South Shore Braves of the old New England Junior Hockey League.

• He was selected to represent his country at the 2009 Ivan Hlinka Memorial as well as the 2009 Four Nations Cup where he scored the overtime winner against Switzerland wrapping up the tournament title for the U.S. with a 3-0 record.

• He is the cousin of former NHL players Tony Amonte and Bobby Sheehan. Amonte, who also played hockey at Boston University, was drafted 68th overall in 1988 by the New York Rangers and had 900 points in the NHL playing for New York, Chicago, Phoenix, Philadelphia and Calgary (1991-2007). Sheehan was selected by the Montreal Canadiens 32nd overall in the 1969 amateur draft playing 310 NHL games (1969-70 to 1981-82).

• Coyle received the 2010 John Carlton Award, given to an outstanding male student-athlete in an Eastern Massachusetts high school or junior hockey program – it was presented to him by Hockey Hall of Famer and Bruins vice president Cam Neely.

• Following a MVP season at Thayer Academy, where he scored 20 goals with 28 assists, Coyle decided to return to Weymouth High School as a senior, rather than play as a junior at Thayer, accelerating his arrival at Boston University.

FAVORITES

NHL Team: Boston Bruins
NHL Player: Sidney Crosby
Shootout move: “Backhand, stop, to forehand”
Goal celebration: “With the team”
Video Game: NHL ‘10
Movie: Miracle
TV Show: Sportscenter
Actor: Adam Sandler
Cartoon: Family Guy
Website: youtube.com
Book: Eleven Seconds
Breakfast food: Eggs
Activity away from the rink: Working out
Superhero: The Hulk

STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2008-2009THAYER ACADEMYHIGH-MA262028484
2009-2010SOUTH SHOREEJHL4221426350
2009-2010SOUTH SHORE (defunct)EJHL4221426350




I've been getting frustrated lately, and the only thing keeping me sane was the team winning and other people stepping up and scoring. Then you just kind of let it go and realize you can end the series with one shot, that frustration goes away for a brief moment, and that's what happened.

— Montreal forward Max Pacioretty after scoring the series-winner in Game 4 -- his first career playoff goal -- to eliminate the Lightning and send the Canadiens into the second round