July 6, 1988 |
Rocky River, OH, USA
|Height||5 ft 9 in (175 cm)|
|Weight||173 lb (78 kg; 12 st 5 lb)|
|NHL team (P)
|Columbus Blue Jackets
Springfield Falcons (AHL)
He finished as the active career scoring leader in the United States. In 2010–11, he was fourth in the nation in points, third in the U.S. in assists, and third nationally in points per game at 1.46. In 156 career college games, he had 69 goals and 114 assists for 183 points. He ranked second on the school career points list, second in career assists, and tied for seventh in career goals.
On April 7, 2011, following his graduation, Camper was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Boston Bruins. He was then immediately assigned to the Bruins top AHL affiliate, the Providence Bruins, where he made his professional debut the following night in a 5–4 win over the Portland Pirates.
On February 22, 2012, Camper made his NHL debut with the Bruins against the St. Louis Blues after being recalled from Providence on February 20, 2012. He logged a total of 6:21 time on ice. On February 25, 2012, Camper scored his first career NHL goal against Alex Auld of the Ottawa Senators. It was assisted by Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid. This was also his first NHL point. On February 27, 2012, Camper was sent back down to Providence along with 2 others as the result of 2 trades the Bruins made, acquiring 3 players.
Camper, who was born in Rocky River, Ohio, is Jewish, and is the middle son of Rick and Heidi Camper. His older brother Ben played hockey for the minor-league Tulsa Oilers of the Central Hockey League in 2008-09, and his brother Jay played junior hockey for the Alpena (Mich.) Ice Diggers of the North American Hockey League, the Lincoln Stars and Chicago Steel of the United States Hockey League, and now plays for the University of New Hampshire.
Carter married Erika Fisher on August 25, 2012.
|2004–05||Cleveland Jr. Barons||NAHL||54||14||23||37||12||—||—||—||—||—|
|2005–06||Cleveland Jr. Barons||NAHL||57||31||51||82||26||14||6||15||21||4|
|2005–06||U.S. National Development Team||USDP||4||4||6||10||0||—||—||—||—||—|
Awards and achievements
|All-CCHA Rookie Team||2007-08|
|All-CCHA First Team||2008-09|||
|All-CCHA First Team||2010-11|||
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- "Boston Bruins send Camper to Blue Jackets for Parlett". National Hockey League. 2014-02-07. Retrieved 2014-02-07.
- Matt DeFaveri (March 22, 2012). "Sports ticker – Local Sports". Cleveland Jewish News. Retrieved January 19, 2013.
- "Professional Hockey Review: 2012–13". Jewish Sports Review 8 (95): 1. January/February 2013.
- Ron Kaplan (October 27, 2008). "Here’s your hat, Carter Camper, What’s your hurry? » Kaplan’s Korner on Jews and Sports". New Jersey Jewish News. Retrieved January 19, 2013.
- Jerry S. Mendoza/Associated Press. "NCAA Hockey Frozen Four: Tradition's nice, but Carter Camper blazes own path on Miami ice". cleveland.com. Retrieved January 19, 2013.
- "Ben Camper". Eliteprospects.com. Retrieved February 21, 2013.
- "Jay Camper". Eliteprospects.com. Retrieved February 21, 2013.
- "Fisher-Camper Wedding". Camper. Retrieved August 30, 2012.(registration required)
- "No. 7 Miami Opens CCHA Tournament Play Hosting Alaska – Miami University RedHawks Official Athletic Site". Muredhawks.com. Retrieved September 17, 2011.
- "Hagelin, Merrill on All-CCHA Teams; Burlon Takes Honorable Mention". Mgoblue.com. Retrieved September 17, 2011.
- Carter Camper's career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Carter Camper's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
|Awards and achievements|
|CCHA Scholar-Athlete of the Year