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Tanner Pearson
North American Skater
Barrie, OHL
Final Rank:  25 Midterm Rank:  22
Position:  Left Wing Shoots:  Left
Height:  6' 0" Weight:  198
Born:  10 August 1992 Hometown:  Kitchener, ON
Birthplace:  Kitchener, ON, CAN
Drafted:  LAK (1st Round / 30th Overall)
• Pearson ranked third in the Ontario Hockey League, and led Barrie, with 91 points (37-54--91) in 60 games during the 2011-12 season.

• He recorded 42 points (15- 27--42) in 2010-11, which ranked sixth on the Colts.

• Pearson represented Team Canada for the first time at the 2012 World Junior Hockey Championship, where he recorded six points (one goal, five assists) in six games to help Canada capture the bronze medal. He became the first junior player since Danny Syvret in 2005 to skate for Team Canada after being passed over in the NHL Draft.

• Pearson went undrafted in 2010 and 2011, and was selected in the 14th round (266th overall) of the 2008 OHL Draft.

• A motivating factor for Pearson was seeing teammate and friend Mark Scheifele drafted seventh overall by the Winnipeg Jets in the 2011 NHL Draft – “We work out together, him getting drafted seventh overall, he shows the poise and pride you need to play at that level.”

• He spent time working as a stick boy for the Kitchener Rangers before he started his OHL career – “I could say I learned the OHL before I was even in the OHL, learning from (former Rangers) Steve Mason, Matt Halischuk and Nick Spaling.”

• Pearson credits his father, Tim, who works for Bauer Hockey, with helping to build his game – “My dad works in the hockey business and has been around the NHL. He knows what it takes to get there and he put that in my head.”

 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
G
A
P
PIM
2007-2008
KITCHENER
GOJHL
1
0
0
0
2
2008-2009
WATERLOO
GOJHL
52
15
33
48
28
2009-2010
WATERLOO
GOJHL
51
29
41
70
78
2010-2011
BARRIE
OHL
66
15
27
42
35
2011-2012
BARRIE
OHL
60
37
54
91
37




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WESTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 z - ANA 82 51 24 7 236 226 109
2 y - STL 82 51 24 7 248 201 109
3 x - NSH 82 47 25 10 232 208 104
4 x - CHI 82 48 28 6 229 189 102
5 x - VAN 82 48 29 5 242 222 101
6 x - MIN 82 46 28 8 231 201 100
7 x - WPG 82 43 26 13 230 210 99
8 x - CGY 82 45 30 7 241 216 97
9 LAK 82 40 27 15 220 205 95
10 DAL 82 41 31 10 261 260 92
11 COL 82 39 31 12 219 227 90
12 SJS 82 40 33 9 228 232 89
13 EDM 82 24 44 14 198 283 62
14 ARI 82 24 50 8 170 272 56

STATS

2014-2015 PLAYOFFS
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
D. Stafford 1 1 0 0 1
A. Lowry 1 1 0 1 1
M. Scheifele 1 0 1 0 1
M. Stuart 1 0 1 1 1
J. Trouba 1 0 1 2 1
J. Slater 1 0 0 -1 0
T. Enstrom 1 0 0 -1 0
D. Byfuglien 1 0 0 -1 0
B. Little 1 0 0 0 0
J. Tlusty 1 0 0 1 0
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
O. Pavelec 0 1 0 .879 4.14
 
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