Samuel Noreau
Samuel Noreau
Rangers - Defenseman
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HEIGHT: 6' 5"
WEIGHT: 215
SHOOTS: Right
BIRTHDATE: 01/31/1993
AGE: 21
BIRTHPLACE: Montreal, QC, CAN
DRAFTED: NYR: 2011-136 overall
JUNIOR CAREER
2012-13: Established QMJHL career highs in goals (seven), assists (25), points (32), and plus-minus rating (plus-19) ... Ranked second among Baie-Comeau defensemen in goals, assists, and points ... Posted a career-best, four-game point streak, on two occasions – Nov. 9 at Rouyn-Noranda to Nov. 14 vs. Shawinigan (two goals, five assists over the span) and Jan. 11 vs. Rouyn-Noranda to Jan. 20 vs. Shawinigan (four assists over the span) ... Established playoff career-highs in games played (15), goals (two), assists (one) and points (three) ... Tallied his first career postseason goal on Apr. 8 at Victoriaville. 2011-12: Ranked third among defensemen in goals (five), fourth in points (17) and tied for fourth in assists (12), and ranked second on the team overall in penalty minutes (92) and fourth in plus/minus rating (plus-one) ... Made his QMJHL playoff debut on Mar. 23 at Victoriaville ... Ranked second on the team during the playoffs in penalty minutes (18). 2010-11: Established a career high in penalty minutes (141) ... Ranked second on the team and seventh in league in penalty minutes ... Recorded a career-high in penalty minutes for a single game (nine) on December 17 against Rimouski. 2009-10: Made his QMJHL debut on Nov. 8 vs. Victoriaville ... Registered his first career point with an assist on Jan. 29 at Shawinigan.

CAREER TRANSACTIONS
June 27, 2008 -- Selected by the Rangers in the fifth round, 136th overall in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.