Spencer Abbott (ice hockey)

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Spencer Abbott
Spencer Abbott Marlies.jpg
Abbott with the Marlies in 2013
Born (1988-04-30) April 30, 1988 (age 26)
Hamilton, ON, CAN
Height 5 ft 9 in (175 cm)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg; 12 st 2 lb)
Position Forward
Shoots Right
NHL team (P)
Cur. team
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Marlies (AHL)
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2012–present

Spencer Abbott (born April 30, 1988) is a Canadian professional ice hockey forward for the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Playing career[edit]

Abbott spent his collegiate career playing for the Maine Black Bears in the a NCAA Men's Division I Hockey East conference. In his senior year, Abbott's outstanding play was rewarded with a unanimous selection to the 2011–12 Hockey East First-Team All-Stars, as well as being named the 2011–12 Athletic Republic Player of the Year.[1]

Abbott was assigned to the Toronto Marlies on September 15, 2012 to participate in the upcoming AHL training camp. He made his NHL debut on October 5, 2013, in the Maple Leafs home opener against the Ottawa Senators.

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2005–06 Hamilton Red Wings OPJHL 11 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
2006–07 Hamilton Red Wings OPJHL 49 32 43 75 22 19 4 5 9 12
2007–08 Hamilton Red Wings OPJHL 48 42 41 83 42 5 2 4 6 2
2008–09 University of Maine HE 38 7 9 16 8
2009–10 University of Maine HE 38 9 19 28 6
2010–11 University of Maine HE 36 17 23 40 16
2011–12 University of Maine HE 39 21 41 62 34
2011–12 Toronto Marlies AHL 3 0 1 1 0 5 0 0 0 0
2012–13 Toronto Marlies AHL 55 13 20 33 10 5 2 3 5 2
2013–14 Toronto Marlies AHL 64 17 52 69 16 11 4 7 11 2
2013–14 Toronto Maple Leafs NHL 1 0 0 0 0
NHL totals 1 0 0 0 0

Awards and honours[edit]

Award Year
College
All-Hockey East First Team 2011-12 [1]
AHCA East First-Team All-American 2011–12 [2]
Hobey Baker Award Finalist 2011-12 [3]
AHL Second All-Star Team 2013–14 [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Dumoulin, Almeida Highlight 2011-2012 Hockey East All-Star Teams
  2. ^ "College Hockey All-Americans". USCHO.com. 2012-03-28. Retrieved 2012-03-28. 
  3. ^ "Hobey Finalists". insidecollegehockey.com. 2012-04-05. Retrieved 2012-04-05. 
  4. ^ "First and Second AHL All-Stars named". American Hockey League. 2014-04-15. Retrieved 2014-04-15. 

External links[edit]

Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Paul Thompson
Hockey East Player of the Year
2011–12
Succeeded by
Johnny Gaudreau