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Zach Boychuk
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Zach Boychuk  #22

NUMBER: 22 BIRTHDATE: October 4, 1989  (AGE 24)
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Airdrie, AB, Canada
WEIGHT: 185 DRAFTED: CAR / 2008 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (14th overall)    Prospect Bio

Last Game: Scored a goal, earned an assist and was (+2) in 13:16 of ice time vs. TOR (1/9)

* Recorded his first multi-point game (1g, 1a) since the 2010-11 season (12/29/10 at OTT: 2g, 0a) vs. TOR (1/9)

* Was recalled from Charlotte (AHL) on 12/27, marking his second recall of the season

* Had 27 points (14g, 13a) in 29 games with Charlotte this season

* Led the Checkers in goals (14), points (27) and shots (82),  and ranked second in assists (13) at the time of his second recall

* Ranked first in the AHL in power-play goals (10) and tied for first in power-play points (16) at the time of his 12/27 recall

* Played in one game with the Hurricanes during his first NHL stint this season, earning an assist vs. SJ (12/6)
 
* OFF THE RADAR: Captured gold with Canada in the 2008 and 2009 IIHF World Junior Championships

* Career Highs: G: 2  A: 2  P: 2  PIM: 2

* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 81 gp, 8-14-22, 6 pim

WHL East Second All-Star Team (2007, 2008) Claimed on waivers by Pittsburgh from Carolina, January 29, 2013. Claimed on waivers by Nashville from Pittsburgh, March 5, 2013.
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It was the look in his eyes. Hockey is the most important thing in his life. He wants to be a hockey player, and nothing's going to stop him from being a hockey player.

— Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin on forward Alex Galchenyuk's potential