|Final Rank:||38||Midterm Rank:||56|
|Born:||July 6, 1990|
|Born in:||Kelowna, BC, CAN|
|Drafted:||2008: ANA (2nd Round / 43rd Overall)|
NHL Central Scouting's Blair MacDonald
"Justin has really developed quickly as he was only playing midget hockey last year. He's more of an offensive type defenseman, but is a really smart player. He knows when to move the puck at the right times and for defensemen that is a really hard thing to teach. Also, he has a nice knack for knowing when to jump up in the play, he can turn an even rush into an odd-man rush very easily; he knows when to jump up."
Westside Warriors head coach Mark Howell
"I think Justin has the skill set that a lot of teams are looking for at the professional level. He is a great skating defenseman with agility and plays with passion. His skating and playmaking ability is what a lot of NHL teams want. His development this season has been steep, and he has not missed a beat. Justin is becoming a premiere defenseman in the BCHL and will continue to develop at
It's a tribute to him, and everything he's done and deserved is coming to fruition tonight with his jersey in the rafters. He's going to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer. And I said today, if he's not, take my stuff out. If he doesn't deserve to be in there first ballot, no one does. Except for (Wayne) Gretzky, I guess.