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North American Skater
Canada
Ryan
Pulock
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 0"
SHOOTS: Right
WEIGHT: 211
LAST CLUB TEAM: Brandon, WHL
BIRTHDATE: October 6, 1994
MID RANK: 6
HOMETOWN: Grandview, MB
FINAL RANK: 12
BORN IN: Dauphin, MB, CAN
• Playing in his third full season for the Wheat Kings in 2012-13, Pulock recorded 14 goals and 45 points (14-30--45) in 61 games to finish tied for the team lead in points.

• In 2011-12, he was the third-highest scoring defenseman in the WHL, setting career highs in goals (19), assists (41) and points (60). His 42 points as a rookie in 2010-11 established a franchise record for 16-year-old defensemen, breaking the mark originally held by Wade Redden (39 points in 1993-94).

• At the Wheat Kings’ skills competition in 2012-13, Pulock registered a 101 mph slap shot.

• A Grand Plains minor hockey product, he was originally drafted by Brandon in the seventh round as a center before making the switch to defense at the age of 15 while playing Midget AAA in Manitoba.

• Pulock won a bronze medal with Team Canada at the 2012 Under-18 World Championship and competed for Team West at the 2011 Under-17 World Hockey Challenge.

FAVORITES

NHL team: Buffalo Sabres
NHL player: Sidney Crosby
Shootout move: “Forehand to backhand”
Goal celebration: “Fist pump”
Movie: Step Brothers
TV show: Duck Dynasty
Actor: Tom Hardy
Musician: Luke Bryan
Website: YouTube
Home-cooked meal: Ribs, rice and asparagus