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Joel Champagne

North American Skater - Chicoutimi, QMJHL
Final Rank:73Midterm Rank:87
Height:6' 4"Weight:210
Born:January 24, 1990Hometown:Chateauguay, QC
Born in:Chateauguay, QC, CAN
Drafted: 2008: TOR (5th Round / 129th Overall)  Toronto Maple Leafs
  •  His most memorable hockey moment was winning the Jimmy Ferrari Cup in Midget AAA.
  • Patterns his game after Anaheim’s Ryan Getzlaf because he has a similar style and his pre-game superstitions include always putting the left side of his gear on first.
  • If he could invite any three people to dinner he would choose: Steve Bégin, Maxime Talbot and Maurice Richard and the one thing he couldn’t live without are his skates
  • He played minor hockey for Chateauguay and played on his first team when he was five.





NHL Team: Montreal

NHL Player: Anaheim’s Ryan Getzlaf

Movie: Miracle

TV Station: RDS

Actor:  Adam Sandler

Website: RDS.ca

Food to cook: Eggs

Sport (other than hockey): Tennis and basketball

Activity away from the rink: Tennis and poker

Toy growing up: Hockey stick

Place to visit: France