April 19, 1991 |
Toronto, ON, CAN
|Height||6 ft 1 in (185 cm)|
|Weight||190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)|
|NHL Draft||58th overall, 2009
Toronto Maple Leafs
Jessemon Blacker (born April 19, 1991) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He is currently playing for the Texas Stars of the American Hockey League (AHL). Blacker was drafted by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the second round (58th overall) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.
Blacker started his junior career with the Windsor Spitfires in the OHL, and helped them capture the 2009 Memorial Cup. Blacker played professionally with the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League after finishing his junior season with Owen Sound in 2010, he was signed to a three-year entry level contract with Toronto Maple Leafs.
On November 16, 2013, he was traded to the Anaheim Ducks along with a conditional third-round draft pick and the Ducks original seventh-round pick (which was previously traded to Toronto) in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft in exchange for Peter Holland and Brad Staubitz.
In the 2014–15 season, on November 28, 2014, Blacker was recalled by the Ducks made his NHL debut against the Chicago Blackhawks. After one game with the Ducks, Blacker was traded to the Florida Panthers along with a conditional draft pick in exchange for Colby Robak on December 4, 2014.
In the off-season, Blacker was released to free agency by the Panthers after he failed to be tendered a qualifying offer. On July 7, 2015, unable to attain a NHL offer, Blacker signed a one-year AHL contract with the Texas Stars.
|2009–10||Owen Sound Attack||OHL||48||6||24||30||62||—||—||—||—||—|
|2010–11||Owen Sound Attack||OHL||62||10||44||54||83||22||5||6||11||14|
|2014–15||San Antonio Rampage||AHL||40||6||12||18||24||2||0||1||1||2|
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- "Ducks send Holland, Staubitz to Maple Leafs for Jesse Blacker". Sports Illustrated. 2013-11-16. Retrieved 2013-11-16.
- "Kane, Blackhawks defeat shorthanded Ducks". National Hockey League. 2014-11-28. Retrieved 2014-11-29.
- "Panthers acquire Blacker". American Hockey League. 2014-12-04. Retrieved 2014-12-04.
- "Rallo, Hulak and Mangene return to Texas, add two more". Texas Stars. 2015-07-07. Retrieved 2015-07-07.