Zack Phillips

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Zack Phillips
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Born (1992-10-28) October 28, 1992 (age 25)
Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
Height 6 ft 1 in (185 cm)
Weight 181 lb (82 kg; 12 st 13 lb)
Position Centre
Shoots Right
EIHL team
Former teams
Nottingham Panthers
Houston Aeros
Iowa Wild
Providence Bruins
Chicago Wolves
Tingsryds AIF
NHL Draft 28th overall, 2011
Minnesota Wild
Playing career 2012–present

Zack Phillips (born October 28, 1992) is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre currently playing for Nottingham Panthers of the Elite Ice Hockey League (EIHL).

Playing career[edit]

Phillips played his junior hockey for the Saint John Sea Dogs of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. He was selected 28th overall in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft by the Minnesota Wild.

On December 19, 2011, the Minnesota Wild signed Phillips to a three-year entry level contract.[1]

In the 2014–15 season, on March 2, 2015, the Wild traded Phillips, while with AHL affiliate the Iowa Wild, to the Boston Bruins in exchange for Jared Knight. He was assigned to Boston's AHL affiliate the Providence Bruins.[2]

In the following 2015–16 season, Phillips was unable to keep his initial scoring pace with the Providence Bruins and was assigned to ECHL affiliate, the Atlanta Gladiators.[3] After 5 games with the Gladiators, Phillips was traded by the Bruins to the St. Louis Blues in exchange for future considerations on March 4, 2016.[4]

At the conclusion of his NHL contract, Phillips chose to continue his professional career in Sweden, agreeing to a one-year deal Tingsryds AIF of the Allsvenskan on June 1, 2016.[5]

After a spell in Sweden, Phillips moved to the UK to sign for EIHL side, the Nottingham Panthers on July 3, 2017.[6]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2008–09 Lawrence Academy USHS 30 19 29 48 18
2009–10 Saint John Sea Dogs QMJHL 65 16 28 44 31 21 2 4 6 4
2010–11 Saint John Sea Dogs QMJHL 67 38 57 95 16 17 9 15 24 8
2011–12 Saint John Sea Dogs QMJHL 60 30 50 80 32 4 2 10 12 2
2012–13 Houston Aeros AHL 71 8 19 27 10 5 0 1 1 2
2013–14 Iowa Wild AHL 76 12 21 33 16
2014–15 Iowa Wild AHL 49 7 8 15 14
2014–15 Providence Bruins AHL 16 3 8 11 0 2 0 0 0 4
2015–16 Providence Bruins AHL 39 5 9 14 8
2015–16 Atlanta Gladiators ECHL 5 1 1 2 0
2015–16 Chicago Wolves AHL 9 0 0 0 6
2015–16 Kalamazoo Wings ECHL 2 1 1 2 2 5 2 1 3 0
2016–17 Tingsryds AIF Allsv 50 11 17 28 24 4 1 2 3 0
2017–18 Nottingham Panthers EIHL 23 4 13 17 4
AHL totals 260 35 65 100 54 7 0 1 1 6

References[edit]

  1. ^ Glen Andresen (December 19, 2011). "Wild signs Phillips to Contract". Minnesota Wild. Retrieved December 23, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Bruins acquire Phillips from Wild for Knight". National Hockey League. March 2, 2015. Retrieved December 23, 2017. 
  3. ^ "Gladiators assigned Zack Phillips from Providence". Atlanta Gladiators. February 18, 2016. Archived from the original on February 25, 2016. Retrieved February 18, 2016. 
  4. ^ Steven McNeil (March 4, 2016). "St. Louis Blues acquire Zack Phillips from Boston Bruins". bleedinblue.com. Retrieved December 23, 2017. 
  5. ^ "Här är Taifs första center" [TAIF signs first center] (in Swedish). Tingsryds AIF. June 1, 2016. Retrieved December 23, 2017. 
  6. ^ "Panthers sign forward Zack Phillips". Elite Ice Hockey League. July 3, 2017. Retrieved December 23, 2017. 

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Jonas Brodin
Minnesota Wild first round draft pick
2011
Succeeded by
Mathew Dumba