Huntington, Jimmy

Jimmy Huntington

Basics

Type: 
Prospect
Position: 
Center
Shoots/Catches: 
Left
Height: 
6.01
Weight: 
185
Born: 
11/18/1998
Age: 
20
Hometown: 
Laval, PDQ
Acquired: 
Signed as an undrafted free agent on March 1, 2019
Last Team: 
Syracuse (AHL)
Projects As: 
Defensive forward project with upside

Draft Info

Draft Status: 
Undrafted

Contract

Contract Status: 
Signed
Waiver Status: 
Waiver Exempt
Signing Date: 
03/01/2019
Contract Type: 
Entry-level
Contract Length: 
3 years
Cap Number: 
$809 166
Contract Start Year: 
2019
Contract End Year: 
2022
Contract End Status: 
RFA
Salary: 
$792 500
Salary: 
$792 500
Salary: 
$842 500

Scouting Report

Projection: 

Defensive-minded forward with offensive upside

Statistics

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 Season Team League GP G A TP PIM      Playoffs GP G A TP PIM 
 2010-2011 Laval PatriotesQC Int PW2 1 01 0|        
 2011-2012 Laval Patriotes Bantam AAA RMMBAA32 8 1220 12|Playoffs2 0 11
 2012-2013 Laval Patriotes Midget EspoirQMEAA4 2 24 2|        
 2013-2014 Laval Patriotes Midget EspoirQMEAA26 11 1324 12|        
  Laval-Montréal Rousseau RoyalQMAAA9 0 33 0|Playoffs4 0 00
 2014-2015 Laval-Montréal Rousseau RoyalQMAAA30 8 816 16|        
  Acadie-Bathurst TitanQMJHL29 0 22 2|        
 2015-2016 Victoriaville TigresQMJHL63 5 1015 38|Playoffs5 0 00
 2016-2017 Victoriaville TigresQMJHL64 6 1521 31|Playoffs4 1 01
 2017-2018 Victoriaville TigresQMJHL68 18 4058 42|Playoffs13 3 710
 2018-2019 Rimouski OcéanicQMJHL66 40 5292 52|Playoffs13 7 916
 2019-2020 Syracuse CrunchAHL- - -- -|        

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Bolts Sign Undrafted Free Agent Out of Rimouski

TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed free agent forward Jimmy Huntington to a three-year, entry-level contract today, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced.

Huntington, 6-foot-1, 193 pounds, has played in 60 games this season with the Rimouski Oceanic of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, recording career highs of 38 goals and 83 points, along with 13 power-play goals and four game-winners. He ranks fifth in the QMJHL for goals and is sixth for points, while pacing the Oceanic for goals and ranking second for points.

A native of Montreal, Quebec, Huntington has played in 284 career QMJHL games with Rimouski, the Victoriaville Tigres and the Acadie-Bathurst Titan, registering 67 goals and 179 points. He has skated in 22 career playoff games, all with Victoriaville, and scored four goals with 11 points.

Huntington was originally undrafted.

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