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Cole Caufield Scouting Report

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Created: Oct. 11, 2023
Updated: Oct. 12, 2023
Talent Type: Professional
Position scouted: Right Wing
Age when scouted: 22
Projection: First Line
Trending: Under NHL Contract
Birthday: Jan. 2, 2001
Height: 5' 8 | 173 cm
Weight: 176 lbs | 80 kg
Drafted: 15 overall, 2019 round 1 (Logo of the Montreal Canadiens MTL)
Contract: $62,800,000 over 8 years (Cap hit: $7,850,000)
Shooter. Goal scorer. Difference maker with the puck on his stick in scoring areas. Quick release. Shoots the puck hard and accurately. Difficult to defend with the way he shields pucks close to his body before directing them on net.
Good skater. Not a pure burner in open ice. Exceptionally dangerous on the PP working the back door flank.
Season cut short due to injury in (22/23). Still managed to score 26 goals in 46GP.
Averaged 18:02 TOI. 158 SOG.
Defensive detail ranges. Gets caught cheating/anticipating zone exits from his end at times.
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SeasonTeamLeagueGPGAP+/-PIM
2022-23Montreal CanadiensNHL46261036-102
2021-22Laval RocketAHL6235-60
2021-22Montreal CanadiensNHL67232043-2410
  • Compete/Consistency: 86
  • Defensive Zone Starts: 79
  • Hockey IQ: 87
  • Offensive Zone Starts: 99
  • Penalty Kill: 0
  • Power Play: 99
  • Physicality: 15
  • Puck Moving/Passing: 74
  • Shot: 98
  • Skating: 82
Weighting
  • 20%: Compete/Consistency, Hockey IQ, Skating
  • 12%: Puck Moving/Passing
  • 8%: Shot
  • 4%: Defensive Zone Starts, Offensive Zone Starts, Penalty Kill, Power Play, Physicality