Jerome Samson

Basics

Type: 
Overage Prospect
Position: 
Right Wing
Shoots/Catches: 
Right
Height: 
6.00
Weight: 
194
Born: 
09/04/1987
Age: 
27
Hometown: 
Greenfield Park, PQ
Acquired: 
Signed as an unrestricted free agent on July 10, 2014
Last Team: 
Syracuse (AHL)
Projects As: 
Depth energy winger
Depth Chart Weight: 
7

Draft Info

Draft Status: 
Undrafted

Contract

Contract Status: 
Signed
Waiver Status: 
Waiver Eligible
Signing Date: 
07/10/2014
Contract Type: 
Two-way
Contract Length: 
1 year
Cap Number: 
$650 000
Contract Start Year: 
2014
Contract End Year: 
2015
Contract End Status: 
UFA
Salary: 
$650 000

Bio

Awards: 

2005-06

  • CHL Memorial Cup Most Sportsmanlike Player


2009-10

  • AHL First All-Star Team
  • AHL Player of the Month (March)
  • AHL Player of the Week (Mar. 7)


2010-11

  • AHL All-Star Game

Scouting Report

Strengths: 

Plays with an abundance of energy and is good at winning puck battles in the corners. Can produce solid point totals at lower levels.

Weaknesses: 

Doesn't have ideal size for the National Hockey League, so he may not be able to play his game with consistency. Lacks defensive polish.

Projection: 

Energy depth winger

Statistics

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 Season Team League GP G A TP PIM      Playoffs GP G A TP PIM 
 2002-2003 Collège Antoine-Girouard GauloisQMAAA5 2 24 6|        
 2003-2004 Collège Antoine-Girouard GauloisQMAAA42 19 2746 30|        
 2004-2005 Moncton WildcatsQMJHL63 6 1117 22|Playoffs12 1 45
 2005-2006 Moncton WildcatsQMJHL62 20 3252 46|Playoffs21 6 1218 15 
  Moncton WildcatsM-Cup5 1 23 14|        
 2006-2007 Moncton WildcatsQMJHL38 19 3352 20|        
  Val-d'Or ForeursQMJHL33 25 2247 16|Playoffs20 14 1226 10 
 2007-2008 Albany River RatsAHL65 21 1839 38|Playoffs7 1 12
 2008-2009 Albany River RatsAHL70 22 3254 56|        
 2009-2010 Carolina HurricanesNHL7 0 22 10|        
  Albany River RatsAHL74 37 4178 66|Playoffs6 6 39
 2010-2011 Carolina HurricanesNHL23 0 22 0|        
  Charlotte CheckersAHL53 26 2854 44|        
 2011-2012 Carolina HurricanesNHL16 2 35 8|        
  Charlotte CheckersAHL57 20 1737 26|        
 2012-2013 Charlotte CheckersAHL37 7 1118 27|        
 2013-2014 St. John's IceCapsAHL68 27 2956 49|Playoffs17 3 36
 2014-2015 Syracuse CrunchAHL26 1 78 14|        

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