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Colin Wilson
NUMBER: 33 BIRTHDATE: October 20, 1989  (AGE 25)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Greenwich, CT, United States
WEIGHT: 216 DRAFTED: NSH / 2008 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (7th overall)    Prospect Bio
-Tallied his first career NHL goal on Oct. 21, 2009 against the Bruins (Tim Thomas). -Helped Boston University win the 2009 NCAA National Championship, after finishing second in the nation in both points (55) and assists (38). -Has tallied 11 points (6g-5a) in his last 16 games. -Five of his six goals this season have come in the third period, including two game-winning tallies (Nov. 29 vs. Columbus, Dec. 4 vs. St. Louis). -The Preds are 6-1-0 when he finds the back of the net this season. -Led the Predators in games played (81) last season. -Works closely with STARS Nashville's Kids on the Block anti-bullying campaign. -Titles won: 2009 NCAA National Championship, 2006 Under-18 World Championship -His dad, Carey, played 12 seasons in the NHL for Calgary, Hartford and N.Y. Rangers
Hockey East All-Rookie Team (2008) Hockey East Rookie of the Year (2008) Hockey East First All-Star Team (2009) NCAA East First All-American Team (2009) NCAA Championship All-Tournament Team (2009)
Quote of the Day

[He's] real confident with the puck now, getting it off his stick quick and no second-guessing. We need that. He's such a good guy in the room. He works so hard. That's the big thing. For not a big man, he just fights for every puck and when he scores, the guys appreciate that even more.

— Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice on Mathieu Perreault, who scored two goals in win against Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday