North Bay Battalion Player of the Week

Your North Bay Battalion Player of the Week is RILEY BRUCE

 

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No. 8 RILEY BRUCE …  6’7”, 200 lbs. … Born: July 16, 1997, in Ottawa, Ont. … Home Town: Carp, Ont. … … overage defenceman Bruce is playing in his fifth OHL season … 2016-17 … one goal and five assists for six points in 41 games … suffered a shoulder injury Jan. 15 in 3-2 OT win vs. Barrie and missed remainder of the season … two assists Dec. 8 in 6-0 win vs. Flint … named Battalion captain on Sept. 21 … 2015-16 … one goal and 10 assists for 11 points, all career highs, in 53 games … scored his first career OHL regular-season goal Oct. 2 in 5-4 win vs. Sarnia … 2014-15 … 7th-round choice of the Calgary Flames in the 2015 NHL Draft … three assists in 52 games … 2013-14 … four assists in 57 games during his rookie campaign with the Troops … 2012-13 … Battalion’s 3rd-round choice, 50th overall, in the 2013 OHL Priority Selection from the Ottawa Valley Titans minor midgets … appeared in eight games with the Gloucester Rangers of the Central Canada Junior Hockey League … played for the Ottawa Valley Titans minor midgets and appeared in eight regular-season games with the Gloucester Rangers of the Central Canadian Hockey League … started playing organized hockey with the West Carleton Warriors in novice, moved to the Ottawa Silver Sevens for major atom, and graduated to the Titans in minor peewee … Riley played premier level soccer with the Kanata Lightning … favourite NHL player is Ottawa Senators defenceman Erik Karlsson …turns 21 on July 16.

 

STATS

Regular Season Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM
2012-13 Ottawa Valley Titans minor midgets 29 1   4   5 NA NA
Gloucester Rangers Jr. A   8 0   0   0 NA   4
2013-14 North Bay Battalion 57 0   4   4 -18 39
2014-15 North Bay Battalion 52 0   3   3   -2 32
2015-16 North Bay Battalion 52 1 10 11   -2 52
2016-17 North Bay Battalion 41 1   5   6   -5 58
                    OHL TOTALS 202 2 22 24   181

 

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