|Born||January 25, 1997,|
Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
|6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
209 lb (95 kg; 14 st 13 lb)
|NHL team||Philadelphia Flyers|
Playing career[edit | edit source]
He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Flyers on September 21, 2015. After his stellar play during the 2015–16 QMJHL season, NHL scouts believed he would have been a first-round pick in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft if the Flyers had not signed him. He made his NHL debut on February 17, 2019.
International play[edit | edit source]
|Competitor for Canada|
|World Junior Championships|
Myers first represented Canada on the international stage at the 2017 World Junior Championships, held in Montreal-Toronto, Canada. He registered 3 assists in just 4 games as Canada claimed the Silver Medal as the host nation, losing the final to the United States.
Myers was a late inclusion to join Team Canada at the 2019 World Championships underway in Slovakia on May 15, 2019. Recalled to the squad as an injury replacement for Brandon Montour, Myers made his full international debut in a 5–2 round-robin victory over France on May 16, 2019. Myers helped Canada progress through to the playoff rounds before losing the final to Finland to finish with the Silver Medal on May 26, 2019. He finished the tournament posting 1 assist from the blueline in 7 games.
Career statistics[edit | edit source]
Regular season and playoffs[edit | edit source]
|2017–18||Lehigh Valley Phantoms||AHL||50||5||16||21||54||13||3||4||7||12|
|2018–19||Lehigh Valley Phantoms||AHL||53||9||24||33||78||—||—||—||—||—|
|2019–20||Lehigh Valley Phantoms||AHL||6||0||4||4||4||—||—||—||—||—|
International[edit | edit source]
Awards and honours[edit | edit source]
|Best Plus-minus (+52)||2016|
|First All-Star Team||2016|||
References[edit | edit source]
- Flyers sign D Philippe Myers to entry-level contract. Philadelphia Flyers (September 21, 2015). Retrieved on September 19, 2018.
- Meltzer, Bill (March 24, 2017). Prospect Update: Myers overcomes injuries this season. Philadelphia Flyers. Retrieved on September 19, 2018.
- Carchidi, Sam (February 17, 2019). Flyers defenseman Phil Myers solid in his NHL debut vs. Red Wings. Philly.com. Retrieved on February 25, 2019.
- Team Canada add Philippe Meyers to roster. The Sports Network (May 15, 2019). Retrieved on May 15, 2019.
- Game Summary: Canada 5, France 2. IIHF (May 16, 2019). Retrieved on May 16, 2019.
- Finland defeats Canada for Gold Medal at World Championship. The Sports Network (May 26, 2019). Retrieved on May 26, 2019.
- Senators prospect, Huskies star Francis Perron named QMJHL MVP. Sportsnet.ca (April 6, 2016). Retrieved on February 10, 2019.
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- Career statistics and player information from NHL.com, or Eliteprospects.com, or ESPN.com, or Eurohockey.com, or Hockey-Reference.com, or Legends of Hockey, or The Internet Hockey Database
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