Tampa Bay Lightning
Tampa Bay Lightning
Cedric Paquette
HEIGHT: 6' 1"
BIRTHDATE: 08/13/1993
AGE: 23
DRAFTED: TBL: 2012-101 overall
2014-15 SEASON: Played 64 games in his rookie season with the Lightning, recording 12 goals and 19 points to go along with 51 penalty minutes...Ranked 2nd among Lightning forwards for blocked shots with 58...Led all NHL rookie forwards for average shorthanded time on ice (2:03)…Led all NHL rookie forwards with 58 blocked shots…Ranked sixth among NHL rookie forwards for hits with 127…Scored his 1st career NHL hat trick on 1/29 vs. DET…Recorded career-best 5 game point streak (6 goals, 1 assist) from 1/20-2/3…Registered a career-best 4-game goal streak from 1/27-2/3 (6 goals)…Missed 6 games with an upper body injury from 3/12-24…Missed 2 games with an upper body injury from 2/10-12…2015 Playoffs: Skated in 24 playoff games, posting 3 goals and 28 penalty minutes…Led the Lightning for penalty minutes during the postseason…Scored his 1st career playoff goal (shorthanded) in Game 6 of the first round against Detroit…Ranked tied for 4th on the Bolts for hits with 62…Netted the game-winning goal late in the 3rd period of Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final against the Blackhawks.

2013-14 SEASON:
Skated in 2 games with the Lightning, posting 1 assist…Made his NHL debut on 4/11 vs. CBJ and posted his 1st career NHL point (assist)…Appeared in all 4 Lightning postseason games, notching a pair of assists to go along with 16 penalty minutes…Skated in 70 games with the Crunch, recording 20 goals and 44 points…Ranked 3rd on Syracuse for goals and 4th for points…Ranked 4th on the Crunch for penalty minutes…2012-13: Skated in 1 postseason game with Syracuse…Junior Career: Skated in 130 career QMJHL games over 2 seasons, all with Blainville-Boisbraind, recording 58 goals and 131 points…2012-13: Led the team for assists (56) and points (83) and was 2nd for penalty minutes with 103…Skated in 15 postseason games, notching 12 points…Ranked 5th on the team for playoff points…2011-12: Appeared in 63 games for Blainville-Boisbriand, collecting 31 goals and 48 points…Led the team for goals and was 5th for points.