Zach Trotman
Trotman Bruins 2015.jpg
Born August 26 1990 (1990-08-26) (age 29),
Carmel, Indiana, USA
6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
202 lb (92 kg; 14 st 6 lb)
Position Defense
Shoots Right
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
F. teams
Los Angeles Kings
Ontario Reign (AHL)
Boston Bruins
NHL Draft 210th overall, 2010
Boston Bruins
Playing career 2012–present

Zachary Ross Trotman (born August 26, 1990 in Carmel, Indiana and raised in Novi, Michigan) is an American professional ice hockey defenseman. He is currently playing with the Ontario Reign in the American Hockey League (AHL) while under contract to the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League (NHL). Trotman was selected by the Boston Bruins in the 7th round (210th overall), the final pick of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

Playing careerEdit

Trotman played three seasons (2009–2012) of NCAA Division I college hockey with the Lake Superior State Lakers men's ice hockey team.

Forgoing his final year of NCAA eligibility, on March 24, 2012, Trotman signed a three-year entry level contract with the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League.[1]

On December 28, 2013, with a season ending injury to defenseman Dennis Seidenberg, Trotman was called up to the Boston Bruins from the Providence Bruins and made his NHL debut against the Ottawa Senators.[2][3] Trotman scored his first NHL career goal on April 2, 2015, as the winning goal in a 3-2 regulation time Boston road win over the Detroit Red Wings.[4]

On July 1, 2016, Trotman signed as a free agent to a one-year, one-way contract with the Los Angeles Kings.[5]

Career statisticsEdit

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2008–09 Wichita Falls Wildcats NAHL 472467950118
2009–10 Lake Superior State WCHA 3626818
2010–11 Lake Superior State WCHA 386142012
2011–12 Lake Superior State WCHA 4011102112
2011–12 Providence Bruins AHL 91232
2012–13 Providence Bruins AHL 48214161940000
2013–14 Providence Bruins AHL 538162421804414
2013–14 Boston Bruins NHL 20000
2014–15 Providence Bruins AHL 40211132751012
2014–15 Boston Bruins NHL 271450
2015–16 Boston Bruins NHL 3825722
2016–17 Ontario Reign AHL 902226
NHL totals 67391222


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