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Shayne Gostisbehere

Shayne Gostisbehere  #53

Philadelphia Flyers  Defenseman
NUMBER: 53 BIRTHDATE: April 20, 1993  (AGE 22)
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Pembroke Pines, FL, United States
WEIGHT: 160 DRAFTED: PHI / 2012 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 3rd   (78th overall)    Prospect Bio
2014-15: Made his NHL debut Oct. 25 vs. Detroit, recording one shot in 12:27 of ice time, 2:47 of which was on the power play... Recalled by the Flyers on October 24... recorded two assists in Lehigh Valley's season-opening win over Adirondack on October 8... recorded three points (1G, 2A) in three Flyers preseason games. 2013-14: Won NCAA championship with Union College... named Frozen Four Most Outstanding Player after recording a goal, two assists and a plus-7 rating in 7-4 championship game win vs. Minnesota... Hobey Baker finalist.
ECAC All-Rookie Team (2012) ECAC Second All-Star Team (2013) NCAA East Second All-American Team (2013) ECAC First All-Star Team (2014) NCAA East First All-American Team (2014) Missed majority of 2014-15 due to knee injury at Manchester (AHL), November 7, 2014.
Quote of the Day

We've got to find a way to win a game. He's played well in the minors, now he gets his opportunity. We tried [with Jonathan Bernier]. The way I look at it, you get opportunities and you make the most of it. That's what [James Reimer] did. Now another opportunity is here and Sparks ... you gotta grab it. Is he ready? We'll find out.

— Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock to the Toronto Star on recalling goalie Garret Sparks from the AHL to start Monday in his NHL debut
World Cup of Hockey 2016