Jamie Oleksiak

Jamie Oleksiak  #5

Dallas Stars  Defenseman
NUMBER: 5 BIRTHDATE: December 21, 1992  (AGE 22)
HEIGHT: 6' 7" BIRTHPLACE: Toronto, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 250 DRAFTED: DAL / 2011 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (14th overall)    Prospect Bio
Ranks second on the team with 78 hits this season * Blocked six shots on Jan. 17 vs. WSH * Posted four hits on 10/21 vs. VAN * Scored his first career goal and posted a game-high four hits on 10/28 vs. STL * Earned his second assist and posted two hits and two blocked shots on 11/18 vs. CAR * Posted a career-high three assists and a +4 rating with 5 blocked shots on 1/3 vs. MIN * Registered an NHL career-high six hits on 1/4 at CHI * Posted a team-high six hits and three blocked shots on 1/29 at OTT 2013-14 SEASON: * Was a member of the 2014 Calder Cup champion Texas Stars * Recorded 23 points (5-18=23) in 69 regular-season games with Texas * Appeared in seven games with Dallas in 2013-14, recording 2 PIM and a -3 rating
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It's something that you don't really envision starting this way, but when you put the work in you don't feel like it's unwarranted. You definitely don't envision it unfolding this way, but you do think you can be successful at this level.

— Senators goalie Andrew Hammond, who defeated the Jets on Wednesday to improve to 6-0-1 since making his first NHL start on Feb. 18