September 4, 1987 |
Greenfield Park, QC, CAN
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||188 lb (85 kg; 13 st 6 lb)|
Undrafted, Samson was signed by the Carolina Hurricanes on July 2, 2007. During the 2009–10 season, Samson made his NHL debut with the Hurricanes and assisted on a Rod Brind'Amour goal on his first shift against the Nashville Predators on January 7, 2010.
On July 5, 2013, Samson left the Hurricanes organization as a free agent and signed a one-year contract with the Winnipeg Jets. In his single season in 2013–14 within the Jets organization, Samson was assigned to AHL affiliate, the St. John's IceCaps.
On July 10, 2014, Samson agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the Tampa Bay Lightning. During the 2014–15 season, on January 6, 2015, he was released from his contract to join EHC Biel of the Swiss National League A. Samson recorded 1 goal and 7 assists in 26 games with the Syracuse Crunch, a major performance drop form the 27 goal, 29 assist season he had in the 2013–14 AHL season.
|2007–08||Albany River Rats||AHL||65||21||18||39||38||7||1||1||2||2|
|2008–09||Albany River Rats||AHL||70||22||32||54||56||—||—||—||—||—|
|2009–10||Albany River Rats||AHL||74||37||41||78||66||8||6||3||9||8|
|2013–14||St. John's IceCaps||AHL||68||27||29||56||49||17||3||3||6||4|
- "Hurricanes agree to terms with Samson". Carolina Hurricanes. 2010-07-01. Retrieved 2010-07-01.
- "Philadelphia Flyers at Carolina Hurricanes Game". National Hockey League. 2012-01-10. Retrieved 2012-01-11.
- "Jets hold onto Albert, add Samson, Gordon". Winnipeg Free Press. 2013-07-05. Retrieved 2013-07-05.
- "Lightning sign free agent forward Jerome Samson". Tampa Bay Lightning. 2014-07-10. Retrieved 2014-07-10.
- "Jerome Samson now at EHC Biel" (in German). EHC Biel. 2015-01-06. Retrieved 2015-01-06.
- Jérôme Samson's career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Jérôme Samson's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
- Jérôme Samson's player profile at NHL.com
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