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Get to Know Seth Jarvis

Quick facts about the newest member of the Hurricanes organization, selected 13th overall

by Michael Smith @MSmithCanes / Hurricanes.com

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The Carolina Hurricanes selected Seth Jarvis 13th overall in the 2020 NHL Draft.

Here are some quick facts about the 18-year-old centerman to help you get acquainted with the newest member of the Hurricanes organization.

  • He hails from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Tweet from @Martyman17: Always nice adding more western Canadians to the team. Congrats Seth and welcome to the @Canes family

  • He's a right-shooting center who measures in at 5-foot-10 and 175 pounds.
  • He models his game after Brayden Point, who is also 5-foot-10.

Video: "I'm super pumped to be a part of Carolina."

  • He registered 63 points (27g, 36a) in his last 26 games in the 2019-20 season.
  • He recorded multiple double-digit point streaks (10 games and 11 games) in 2019-20.
  • He was the recipient of the 2019-20 Brad Hornung Trophy, awarded annually to the WHL's most sportsmanlike player.
  • He helped Team Canada earn the silver medal at the 2019 Hlinka Gretzky Cup.

Video: "We got you a spot but you gotta go earn it."

  • He played football for six years growing up.
  • His dad started a football program at his high school and won the championship in the first year.
  • He is a fan of the Atlanta Falcons and Duke college basketball.
  • Pavel Bure was his childhood hockey idol.
  • His favorite food is tortellini.

Video: Carolina Hurricanes select F Seth Jarvis No. 13

  • His teammates love to chirp him about his teeth.
  • His hockey nickname is Jarvy.
  • He's never been to a concert.
  • Number one on his bucket list is to play in the NHL.
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