|Born||January 7, 2000,|
Summerside, PEI, Canada
|6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
179 lb (81 kg; 12 st 11 lb)
|QMJHL team||Acadie–Bathurst Titan|
|NHL Draft||Eligible 2018|
Noah Dobson (born January 7, 2000) is a Canadian ice hockey defenceman who currently plays for Acadie-Bathurst Titan of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL). Dobson is considered as one of the top defensive prospects for the upcoming 2018 NHL Entry Draft.
Playing career[edit | edit source]
Dobson was selected in the first round, sixth overall by Acadie-Bathurst Titan at the 2016 QMJHL Entry Draft. Dobson played his rookie season for Acadie-Bathurst in 2016-17, appearing in 63 games, scoring 26 points, and also appearing in 11 games in the playoffs, in which he added 5 assists.
In the 2017-18 season, Dobson's sophomore season with the Titan he improved his play, playing in 67 games, he scored 17 goals and 52 assists for 69 points. Dobson finished in second for points among defenceman in the entire league and was a nominee for the Emile Bouchard Trophy, given to the QMJHL's defenceman of the year. He was also nominated for the Michael Bossy Trophy as one of the league's top professional prospects, along with the Kevin Lowe Trophy.
During the 2017-18 playoffs Dobson helped lead the Acadie-Bathurst Titan to the team's first President's Cup since 1998-99. The team defeated the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada in the finals of the playoffs 4 games to 2, with Dobson scoring 13 points in 20 playoff games. He also participated in the 2018 Memorial Cup with Acadie-Bathurst and helped them win the Memorial Cup for the first time in franchise history, defeating the Regina Pats 3-0.
Career statistics[edit | edit source]
Regular season and playoffs[edit | edit source]
International[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Titan select Dobson, trade Brisebois (June 4, 2016). Retrieved on May 25, 2018.
- 2018 Golden puck Awards: the nominees are revealed (April 3, 2018). Retrieved on May 25, 2018.
- QMJHL's Acadie-Bathurst Titan win President's Cup, head to Memorial Cup (May 14, 2018). Retrieved on May 25, 2018.
- Acadie-Bathurst Titan win Memorial Cup (May 28, 2018). Retrieved on May 29, 2018.