Video: 2013 NHL Combine - Frederik Gauthier, QMJHL
While the thought of drafting a solid two-way forward may not be appealing to the average hockey fan, judging by his steady rise in the 2013 NHL Draft rankings, it looks like hockey scouts are excited about the potential of Rimouski Oceanic center, Frederik Gauthier.
Gauthier made the most of his first season in the QMJHL, finishing fourth among all rookie scorers and earning a berth on that league's All-Rookie Team. In 62 games for the Oceanic, Gauthier scored 22 goals and added 38 assists for 60 points. But the Laval, Quebec native wins his highest marks for his already well-defined defensive skills, as evidenced by his +22 rating during the regular season.… read more