Marvin Degon

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Marvin Degon
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Born (1983-07-20) July 20, 1983 (age 33)
Worcester, MA, United States
Height 5 ft 11 in (180 cm)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)
Position Defense
Shoots Right
EBEL team
Former teams
HDD Olimpija Ljubljana
Hartford Wolf Pack
Hamilton Bulldogs
EHC Wolfsburg
Eisbären Berlin
ERC Ingolstadt
EC VSV
Providence Bruins
HC Milano
NHL Draft Undrafted
Playing career 2006–present

Marvin Degon (born July 20, 1983, in Worcester, Massachusetts) is an American professional ice hockey defenseman, currently playing for HDD Olimpija Ljubljana of the Austrian Hockey League (EBEL).

Playing career[edit]

Degon attended the University of Massachusetts Amherst where he played four years of college hockey with the UMass Minutemen men's ice hockey team from 2002-06.

Undrafted following college, Degon stepped right in the American Hockey League to play with the Hartford Wolf Pack the final games of the 2005–06 AHL season and playoffs.

On July 5, 2007 Degon was signed as a free agent by the Montreal Canadiens who assigned him to their AHL affiliate, the Hamilton Bulldogs, for the 2007–08 AHL season.[1]

On August 18, 2014, Degon returned to the EBEL, signing with Slovenian club, HDD Olimpija Ljubljana on a one-year deal.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2002–03 UMass Minutemen HE 36 2 14 16 14
2003–04 UMass Minutemen HE 36 5 15 20 18
2004–05 UMass Minutemen HE 38 10 8 18 44
2005–06 UMass Minutemen HE 36 10 19 29 33
2005–06 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 14 2 4 6 4 13 0 5 5 6
2006–07 Hartford Wolf Pack AHL 71 8 26 34 40 7 0 1 1 0
2007–08 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 79 9 22 31 56
2008–09 Grizzly Adams Wolfsburg DEL 52 11 29 40 42 10 3 2 5 8
2009–10 Eisbären Berlin DEL 55 4 19 23 32 5 1 1 2 2
2010–11 ERC Ingolstadt DEL 27 2 7 9 16
2010–11 EC VSV EBEL 12 2 2 4 0 10 1 1 2 2
2011–12 Reading Royals ECHL 22 4 7 11 12
2011–12 Providence Bruins AHL 2 0 0 0 0
2011–12 Grizzly Adams Wolfsburg DEL 27 2 11 13 10 3 0 0 0 0
2012–13 HC Milano ITL 41 5 12 17 48
2012–13 Trenton Titans ECHL 23 1 3 4 4
2013–14 Elmira Jackals ECHL 12 0 5 5 6
2013–14 Reading Royals ECHL 55 8 26 34 27 5 0 1 1 0
2014–15 HDD Olimpija Ljubljana EBEL 54 5 15 20 36
AHL totals 166 19 52 71 100 20 0 6 6 6

Awards and honors[edit]

Award Year
All-Hockey East Second Team 2005–06

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Habs ink five". Canada.com. 2007-07-05. Retrieved 2007-07-05. 
  2. ^ "Veteran Marvin Degon for the Green and White". HDD Olimpija Ljubljana. 2014-08-18. Retrieved 2014-08-18. 

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