Nathan MacKinnon

Nathan MacKinnon  #29

NUMBER: 29 BIRTHDATE: September 1, 1995  (AGE 19)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Halifax, NS, Canada
WEIGHT: 195 DRAFTED: COL / 2013 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (1st overall)    Prospect Bio
Calder Memorial Trophy 2013-2014
- Leads the team in shots (192). - Picked up his 100th NHL point on Feb. 24 at Nashville. - Tallied his first career hat trick on Feb. 22 vs. Tampa Bay, becoming the youngest Avalanche player to ever record a hat trick (19 years, 174 days). - The only player in franchise history to register a hat trick at a younger age was Joe Sakic (19.107 and 19.140). - MacKinnon s three-goal game was the first by an Avalanche player since Matt Duchene on Nov. 4, 2011 at Dallas and the first on home ice since March 6, 2010 (Chris Stewart vs. St. Louis). - Recorded his first career fighting major on Feb. 5 vs. Detroit. - Was Colorado's leading scorer during the month of November with 12 points (3g/9a) in 13 games. - Appeared in his 100th NHL game on Nov. 13 at NY Rangers. - Had a three-game goal streak, Oct. 30 to Nov. 2, matching his career-long streak set Jan. 27 to Feb. 1, 2014. - Won the 2014 Calder Memorial Trophy, becoming the youngest player to ever win the award (18 years, 224 days).
QMJHL Second All-Star Team (2013) Memorial Cup All-Star Team (2013) Ed Chynoweth Trophy (Memorial Cup - Leading Scorer) (2013) Stafford Smythe Memorial Trophy (Memorial Cup - MVP) (2013) NHL All-Rookie Team (2014) Calder Memorial Trophy (2014)
Quote of the Day

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