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Austin Watson  #52

NUMBER: 52 BIRTHDATE: January 13, 1992  (AGE 22)
HEIGHT: 6' 4" BIRTHPLACE: Ann Arbor, MI, United States
WEIGHT: 193 DRAFTED: NSH / 2010 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (18th overall)    Prospect Bio

Scored his first career goal in the third period of Tuesday's win against Calgary.

Led the Admirals and finished tied for fifth fifth among American Hockey League rookies in goals (20), in addition to ranking second on Milwaukee in points (37) in 2012-13.

Made his NHL debut on April 7 at Chicago.

With London a season ago, he was the recipient of the 2012 Wayne Gretzky 99 Award presented to playoff MVP, in addition to being named to the Memorial Cup tournament all-star team.

Represented the U.S. at the 2012 World Junior Championships, leading the team in points (9) and assists (6).

Titles won: Robertson Cup as OHL Champions (2009 and 2012), Memorial Cup (2009), U-18 World Championship (2010).

Quote of the Day

It's pretty crazy, but believe me when I say we didn't draft these players with the mindset we had to because they had good hockey-playing dads. It just turned out that way. But we're certainly glad they're a part of our organization.

— Arizona Coyotes director of amateur scouting Tim Bernhardt regarding the coincidence that six of the organization's top prospects are sons of former NHL players