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Dallas Stars Western Conference Central Division
Will Butcher • #33 • D
Status:In the minors
Ht/Wt:5'10", 190 lbs.
Born:Jan 6, 1995 (27 yrs) in Sun Prairie, WI
Experience:4 years
Drafted:Drafted by Colorado in 2013 (5/123).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2022.
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Scouting Report
Is a good passer with excellent vision who can run a power play. Is quite poised with the puck on his stick. His defensive-zone coverage continues to be a problem. Needs to keep getting stronger, which should help his play in the defensive zone. Ideally, he should be paired with a defense-first partner.
Long Range Potential: Offensive depth defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL All-Rookie Team 2017-18
NCAA Hobey Baker Memorial Award 2016-17
NCHC Player of the Year 2016-17
NCHC Offensive Defenseman of the Year 2016-17
NCHC First All-Star Team 2016-17, 2015-16
NCAA West First All-American Team 2016-17
NCAA Frozen Four All-Tournament Team 2016-17
NCAA West Second All-American Team 2015-16
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