Cody Eakin
Born May 25 1991 (1991-05-25) (age 28),
Winnipeg, MB, CAN
5 ft 11 in (1.8 m)
179 lb (81 kg; 12 st 11 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Left
NHL team Washington Capitals
NHL Draft 85th overall, 2009
Washington Capitals
Playing career 2010–present

Cody Eakin (born May 25, 1991) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who is currently playing with the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League. He was selected by the Washington Capitals in the 3rd round (85th overall) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.

Prior to turning professional, Eakin played major junior hockey in the Western Hockey League where he was twice named to the WHL (East) Second All-Star Team.

Eakin started the 2011–12 season in the AHL with the Hershey Bears,[1] but on November 1, 2011, the Washington Capitals recalled Eakin from Hershey to join the NHL parent team.[2] On the following day, Eakin made his NHL debut with in 13 minutes 19 seconds of ice time, but no points, in a game that saw the Capitals take a 5-4 overtime win over the visiting Anaheim Ducks.[3][4]

Eakin's first NHL goal was scored on November 4, 2011 against Cam Ward of the Carolina Hurricanes.[5]

Awards and honoursEdit

Award Year
WHL (East) Second All-Star Team 2009–10 [6]
WHL (East) Second All-Star Team 2010–11 [6]


External links Edit

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