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10-11-2012, 11:24 AM
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Originally Posted by ponder View Post
When's the last time a player made team Canada two seasons before his draft year? As in a 2013 draft eligible player making it in 2010/11. Seems like that pretty much never happens, I can't think of a player who made it that early, not even Crosby or Tavares.
Boumeester made team Canada as a late born 16 year old, which gave him 3 years of WJC before being drafted.

He is, I believe, the only player to play for Canada 3 times at the WJC prior to being drafted.

Tavares was one of the final players cut when he was 16, which would have given him 3 as a late birthday.

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