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Draft Prospect - 2014
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John Quenneville
North American Skater
Brandon, WHL
Final Rank:  23 Midterm Rank:  34
Position:  Center Shoots:  Left
Height:  6' 0" Weight:  182
Born:  April 16, 1996 Hometown:  Edmonton, Alta.
Birthplace:  Edmonton, AB, CAN
Drafted:  NJD (1st Round / 30th Overall)
• In 2013-14, Quenneville finished third on the Brandon Wheat Kings with 25 goals and ranked fourth with 58 points. In the Western Hockey League playoffs, he posted a team-leading 13 points (5-8—13) in nine games, including nine points in the club’s first-round sweep of the Regina Pats.

• Quenneville comes from a hockey-rich family. His older brother, Peter, was selected 195th overall by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 2013 NHL Draft and his younger brother, David, made his WHL debut this season with the Medicine Hat Tigers. His uncle by marriage is current Boston Bruins defenseman Johnny Boychuk and his second cousin is former NHL player and current Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville.

• He was part of Team Canada’s bronze-medal winning team at the 2014 Under-18 World Championship and represented Team Pacific at the 2013 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge. Quenneville also won gold with Team Alberta at the 2011 Western Canada Under-16 Challenge Cup, registering three assists in a 10-4 win over Manitoba in the gold medal game.

• He models his two-way game after Los Angeles Kings forward Anze Kopitar.

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 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
G
A
P
PIM
2013-2014
BRANDON
WHL
61
25
33
58
71