P. K. Subban
Pernell Karl " P. K. " Subban ( born May 13, 1989 in Toronto, Ontario ) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who is since 2009 in the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League contract. His brothers Jordan and Malcolm are also professional hockey players.
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PK Subban played first division club in a Canadian junior league before the defender in the OHL Priority Selection has been selected by the Belleville Bulls in 2005. For those of Canadians was between 2005 and 2009 in over 250 games in the Ontario Hockey League on the ice, with his greatest team success was reaching the final series to the J. Ross Robertson Cup in the season 2007 /08. As the victorious in the OHL Kitchener Rangers - finals were already qualified as hosts for the Memorial Cup in 2008, Subban took the Bellville Bulls also participated in the tournament. In the summer of 2009, he received his first professional contract in the franchise of the Montreal Canadiens, who had selected him in the NHL Entry Draft in 2007 in the second round by a total of 43 position, and initially came with the Hamilton Bulldogs in the American Hockey League action.
On 12 February 2010 Subban made his debut for the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League. In the 2:3 defeat against the Philadelphia Flyers, he notched up his first Assist On the following day he scored a further Assist, the Canadiens lost again. For the NHL All-Star Game in 2011, he was nominated as one of twelve rookies participating in the Honda NHL Super Skills.
On 20 March 2011, he scored the first rookie defenseman in the history of the Montreal Canadiens a hat-trick as the defender in the away game against the Minnesota Wild posted three hits.
PK Subban has played in two World Cups for the Canadian U-20 youth team, winning both 2008 and 2009 the gold medal. In addition, he was appointed to the All- Star team of 2009 World Cup and was also statistically the best players of the tournament. In April 2012 he made his debut for the Canadian men's selection in a pre-season friendly against Switzerland. However, due to an injury he missed the next World Cup. 2014 he was with the Canadian National Team Olympic champion.
Awards and achievements
- 2009 OHL First All -Star Team
- 2010 AHL All- Star Classic
- 2010 AHL All- Rookie Team
- 2010 AHL First All -Star Team
- 2011 NHL All-Star Game Super Skills Competition
- 2011 NHL All- Rookie Team
- 2013 James Norris Memorial Trophy
- 2013 NHL First All -Star Team
- 2008 Gold medal at the U20 World Junior Championships
- 2009 Gold medal at the U20 World Junior Championships
- 2009 All- Star team the U20 World Youth Championship
- 2014 Gold Medal at the Olympic Winter Games
Represented Canada at:
- U20 Junior World Championship 2008
- U20 World Junior Championships 2009
- World Cup 2013
- 2014 Winter Olympics
( Key to Career statistics: Sp or GP = Games Played, T or G = goals scored, V or A = achieved assists; Pts or Pts = scored points scorer, SM or PIM = received penalty minutes, / - = Plus / Minus balance sheet; PP = scored majority gates; SH = scored shorthanded goals, GW = achieved victory gates; Play-downs/Relegation 1 )