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John Tavares  #91

NUMBER: 91 BIRTHDATE: September 20, 1990  (AGE 24)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Mississauga, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 209 DRAFTED: NYI / 2009 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (1st overall)    Prospect Bio
- Matched a career high with three assists in the season opener on Oct. 10 at Carolina - Had multi-point games in each of the Islanders' first four games (2g/7a) from Oct. 10 - Oct. 16 - Broke the franchise record for overtime goals with his fifth on Nov. 5 at Anaheim - Scored two goals in a 2-1 win on Jan. 2 at Calgary - Had a three-point game (2g/1a), including the game-tying and OT goals on Jan. 9 at New Jersey - Recorded three assists, including the 200th of his career on Jan. 16 vs. Pittsburgh
OHL All-Rookie Team (2006) Canadian Major Junior Rookie of the Year (2006) OHL First All-Star Team (2007) Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team (2007, 2009) Canadian Major Junior Player of the Year (2007) OHL Second All-Star Team (2009) NHL All-Rookie Team (2010) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2012) Signed as a free agent by Bern (Swiss), September 28, 2012.
Quote of the Day

The fans love it, and it looked like they were having fun. It was great to see this city [Columbus]. They had been waiting a couple years for this game. They did it right.

— Lightning captain Steven Stamkos after the 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Game on Sunday