|Born||January 2, 1997,|
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada
|5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)|
185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
|NHL team (P)
Tucson Roadrunners (AHL)
New Jersey Devils
|NHL Draft||67th overall, 2015|
New Jersey Devils
Blake Speers (born January 2, 1997) is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre for the Tucson Roadrunners of the American Hockey League (AHL) while under contract to the Arizona Coyotes of the National Hockey League (NHL).
Playing career[edit | edit source]
Speers began his major junior career playing with the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds in the Ontario Hockey League before he was drafted in the 3rd round, 67th overall, by the New Jersey Devils in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft. On September 21, 2016, Speers signed a three-year entry-level contract with the Devils. On October 11, 2016, it was announced that Speers had made the Devils opening night roster for the 2016–17 season. He made his NHL debut on October 13, 2016 in a 2–1 overtime defeat against the Florida Panthers. After three scoreless games with the Devils, Speers was returned for his final junior eligible season with the Greyhounds on October 24, 2016.
Career statistics[edit | edit source]
Regular season and playoffs[edit | edit source]
|2013–14||Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds||OHL||62||19||21||40||12||9||0||3||3||0|
|2014–15||Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds||OHL||57||24||43||67||12||14||3||6||9||4|
|2015–16||Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds||OHL||68||26||48||74||42||12||6||4||10||8|
|2016–17||New Jersey Devils||NHL||3||0||0||0||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|2016–17||Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds||OHL||30||15||19||34||16||11||1||7||8||12|
International[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Devils select Blake Speers in third round (June 27, 2015). Retrieved on October 14, 2016.
- Devils sign prospects Blake Speers, Colton White (September 21, 2016). Retrieved on October 14, 2016.
- Devils announce 2016-17 Opening Night roster (October 14, 2016). Retrieved on October 14, 2016.
- Devils Post-Game 10/13/16 (October 14, 2016). Retrieved on October 18, 2016.
- Coyotes Acquire Hall From New Jersey (December 16, 2019). Retrieved on December 22, 2019.