Jake Evans (ice hockey)
Born June 2, 1996(1996-06-02),
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Height
Weight
6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
186 lb (84 kg; 13 st 4 lb)
Position Center
Shoots Right
NHL team Montreal Canadiens
NHL Draft 207th overall, 2014
Montreal Canadiens
Playing career 2018–present

Jake Evans (born June 2, 1996) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player currently playing with the Montreal Canadiens in the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected in the seventh round, 207th overall by the Canadiens in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft.

Playing career[edit | edit source]

Evans played for the University of Notre Dame in the NCAA Big Ten Conference and was signed following his senior season with Fighting Irish to a two-year, entry-level contract with the Montreal Canadiens on April 9, 2018.[1][2] On February 10, 2020, Evans scored his first NHL goal in the Canadiens' 2–3 defeat to the Arizona Coyotes.[3]

Career statistics[edit | edit source]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2011–12 St. Michael's Buzzers OJHL 5 2 2 4 0
2012–13 St. Michael's Buzzers OJHL 50 12 32 44 45 24 8 9 17 14
2013–14 St. Michael's Buzzers OJHL 49 16 47 63 79 5 0 5 5 8
2014–15 U. of Notre Dame Hockey East 41 7 10 17 22
2015–16 U. of Notre Dame Big 10 37 8 25 33 29
2016–17 U. of Notre Dame Big 10 40 13 29 42 47
2017–18 U. of Notre Dame Big 10 40 13 33 46 18
2018–19 Laval Rocket AHL 67 13 32 45 26
2019–20 Laval Rocket AHL 51 14 24 38 26
2019–20 Montreal Canadiens NHL 13 2 1 3 0 6 0 1 1 0
NHL totals 13 2 1 3 0 6 0 1 1 0

Awards and honours[edit | edit source]

Award Year
OJHL
First Team All-Prospect 2013, 2014
OHA Top Prospect Award 2014
College
B1G First All-Star Team 2018

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Canadiens agree to terms with prospect Jake Evans. Montreal Canadiens (April 9, 2018). Retrieved on February 8, 2020.
  2. Jake Evans player profile. University of Notre Dame (February 9, 2020). Retrieved on February 9, 2020.
  3. Hickey, Pat. "In the Habs' Room: Big night for Jake Evans despite loss to Coyotes", Montreal Gazette, 2020-02-10. 

4 NCAA Senior Class Award 2018 An acronym for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School®, the Senior CLASS Award honors the attributes of NCAA Division I senior student-athletes in four areas: community, classroom, character and competition. The award program is designed exclusively for college seniors who are utilizing their complete athletic eligibility, remaining committed to their university and pursuing the many rewards a senior season can bring. The award is managed by Premier Sports Management. Award winners are determined by a selection process that includes NCAA Division I college coaches in each respective sport, national media and fans. Public fan voting on the Senior CLASS Award website takes place each year during the month leading up to the NCAA Championship.

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