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Griffin Reinhart

Griffin Reinhart  #8

Edmonton Oilers  Defenseman
NUMBER: 8 BIRTHDATE: January 24, 1994  (AGE 21)
HEIGHT: 6' 4" BIRTHPLACE: North Vancouver, BC, Canada
WEIGHT: 212 DRAFTED: NYI / 2012 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (4th overall)    Prospect Bio
Scored 22 points (7G, 15A) in 59 games with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers of the American Hockey League during his first professional campaign Earned his first NHL point (assist) on Dec. 9 at MIN Made his NHL debut on Oct. 10 at CAR CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Selected by the Islanders in the first round (4th overall) in the 2012 NHL Draft INTERNATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS: Represented Canada twice (2012, 2013) at the World Junior Hockey Championships Won bronze with Team Pacific at the World U-17 Hockey Challenge (2010-11)
WHL East Second All-Star Team (2014) Traded to Edmonton by NY Islanders for Pittsburgh's 1st round choice (previously acquired, NY Islanders selected Matthew Barzal) in 2015 Entry Draft and Edmonton's 2nd round choice (later traded to Tampa Bay Tampa Bay selected Mitchell Stephens) in 2015 Entry Draft, June 26, 2015.
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It's a big milestone for me and I'm happy to help my team with lots of good teammates. It's fun.

— Detroit's Pavel Datsyuk, who on Wednesday became the ninth Russian-born player, and ninth Red Wings player, to score 300 NHL goals
World Cup of Hockey 2016