Boston Bruins
Boston Bruins
Jared Knight
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JaredKnight
POSITION: Center
HEIGHT: 5' 11"
SHOOTS: Right
WEIGHT: 203
BIRTHDATE: 01/16/1992
AGE: 22
BIRTHPLACE: Battle Creek, MI, USA
DRAFTED: BOS: 2010-32 overall

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2013-14: Spent the season in Providence/AHL with 5-14=19 totals with 18 PIM in 58 games ... Had two multiple-point games, including a 1-3=4 effort on Nov. 10 vs. Hartford.

2012-13: Played his first full professional season although a hamstring injury limited him to 12 games ... Spent most of the season in Providence/AHL with 1-2=3 totals in ten games ... Had a two-game scoreless stint in South Carolina/ECHL from Jan. 2-8 ... Returned to the Providence lineup on Apr. 5 after missing 27 games to the injury ... Scored his first professional goal on Apr. 20 vs. Bridgeport Sound.

2010-11: Joined Providence/AHL on an amateur try-out agreement for three games at the conclusion of his junior season ... Played his first professional game on Apr. 8 vs. Portland and had his first pro points with assists in each of his first two games, Apr. 8 vs. Portland and Apr. 9 in Springfield.

JUNIORS: Played four seasons of junior hockey in London of the Ontario Hockey League with 102-107=209 totals and 166 penalty minutes in 250 career junior games ... Scored a career-high 36 goals in 2009-10 while establishing career-highs in assists (45) and points (70) in 2010-11 ... Added 4-4=8 totals in 15 post-season games in 2011-12 as the Knights won the OHL championship and advanced to the Memorial Cup final where they lost to Shawinigan by a 2-1 score in overtime.

TRANSACTIONS: Boston's second pick, 32nd overall, in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

ETC: Full name, Jared Gary Knight ... Nickname, Knighter ... Single.

CONTRACT STATUS: Is in year three of a three-year entry level contract.