|Cody Hodgson |
Brampton Battalion (OHL)Position:
February 18, 1990 in Haliburton, Ontario (Age 18)Height:
RightCSS Final Ranking:
9th among North American skaters2007-08 Regular Season:
Games Played (68), Goals (40), Assists (45), Points (85), PIM (36)2008 Playoffs:
Games Played (5), Goals (5), Assists (0), Points (5), PIM (2)Update:
After a 46-point 2006-07 season with the Brampton Battalion - 63 games, 23 goals, 23 assists - Hodgson exploded during the 2007-08 season, registering 40 goals and 45 assists for 85 points in 68 games. He ranked first on his team in goals and 17th in the OHL in points on the season.
In five playoff games this season, Hodgson recorded five goals which led Brampton before being eliminated in the first round. For his efforts during the 2007-08 season, Hodgson was voted as the smartest player in the Eastern Conference in the 2008 OHL coaches poll.
Hodgson represented Canada at the 2008 under-18 World Junior Championships and helped the Canadians earn the gold medal. He led all players at the under-18 WJC with 10 assists (2-10-12) and 12 points in seven games.Strengths:
Known as a very skilled two-way centerman, Hodgson has an excellent shot, quarterbacks the power play and spends time on the penalty kill. He is an extremely smart player that sees the ice well and raises the game of those around him.Clips of Cody Hodgson
What They’re Saying:
|Cody Hodgson |
"He’s a game breaker. He’s made a difference everywhere he’s played, and those types of players are hard to get."- Stan Butler / Brampton Battalion Head Coach/GM
"When Brampton Battalion forward Cody Hodgson is on the ice, his opponents look like pawns ripe for the taking."- Sunaya Sapurji / Toronto Sun
"Those who like him would project him as a Chris Drury type, a solid second-liner who can play against other teams' top line and offer clutch scoring and character."- Gare Joyce / ESPN.com
"He had a lot to do with our success. I’ve had a lot of guys older than him who don’t conduct themselves like he does."- Pat Quinn / Team Canada U-18 Head Coach/Former Maple Leafs Head CoachCODY HODGSON STAT BOX
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|Season ||Team ||League ||GP ||G ||A ||Pts ||PIM ||GP ||G ||A ||Pts ||PIM |
|2005-06 ||Markham ||Midget AAA ||58 ||54 ||42 ||96 ||- ||- ||- ||- ||- ||- |
|2006-07 ||Brampton ||OHL ||63 ||23 ||23 ||46 ||24 ||4 ||1 ||3 ||4 ||0 |
|2007-08 ||Brampton ||OHL ||68 ||40 ||45 ||85 ||36 ||5 ||5 ||0 ||5 ||2 |
|2008 ||Canada ||U-18 WJC ||7 ||2 ||10 ||12 ||8 ||- ||- ||- ||- ||- |