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Alex Pietrangelo Profile

Alex Pietrangelo
Ht/Wt: 6' 3"/192 lbs
Position: D
Team: Niagara

Alex Pietrangelo Player Profile

Pietrangelo is showing why most 'experts' think he is a lock to be a top 5 pick in the 2008 NHL Draft in Ottawa.

The only knock on him was that he was not physical enough. We agreed with that and it's clear to us that Alex heard the talk.

He has stepped up his physical game a bit but it's his smarts and poise that we love so much. It almost seems like he's not trying at times because he makes it all look so easy. Alex is so smart with and without the puck. He is one of those players that seems to slow the game down, his vision on the ice is outstanding. He makes great reads on when to hold the blueline and has a knack for keeping the puck in.

He consistantly sports a great plus/minus and averages almost a point per game. He makes great reads on the powerplay and like all great players, he makes players around him better. Petro's top end potential ceiling is very high, we expect him to be a top end NHL'er for many years.

Through all hype Alex just keeps everything under control and puts the team first. He is the most mature 17 year old I have ever met, I swear he's 27.
Submitted by: HockeyProspect.com

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Alex Pietrangelo - Regular Season Stats
Season Team GP G A PTS +/- PIM
2006-07 Regular SeasonMississauga IceDogs59745524045
2007-08 Regular SeasonNiagara IceDogs601340532994
Alex Pietrangelo - Playoff Stats       
2007 PlayoffsMississauga IceDogs4000-78

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