Braden Schneider

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#49

  • DOB: 9/20/2001
  • Ht: 6-2
  • Wt: 210
  • Hometown: Prince Albert, SASK
  • Drafted: 1st round (19th) in 2020 (NYR)

Career Notes: 2020-21: Completed WHL career by playing 22 games with Brandon Wheat Kings, scoring 27 points (5 g, 22 a). Finished fifth on Wheat Kings in scoring, and tops among defensemen. Finished T-2nd on team in assists with Ridly Greig. Represented Canada at the IIHF U20 World Junior Championship, scoring three points (1 g, 2 a) in six games. Helped lead Canada to a Silver Medal. Also represented Canada at the 2021 IIHF World Championship, scoring one assist in nine games, and helping Canada win a gold medal. Signed entry-level deal with NY Rangers on 3/4/21. Made AHL debut with Wolf Pack on 2/7/21 vs. Bridgeport. Scored first career professional point, assist, on 2/11/21 @ Providence...2019-20:  Scored career-high 42 points (7 g, 35 a) in 60 games with Brandon (WHL). Led all defenders in points on Wheat Kings. Finished fifth on Wheat Kings in scoring…2018-19: Scored career-high eight goals for Wheat Kings in 58 games. Appeared in seven games with Team Canada at the World Junior U18 Championships, scoring three points (2 g, 1 a)..2017-18: Skated in 66 games as a WHL rookie, scoring 22 points (1 g, 21 a). Also appeared in eleven playoff games while collecting six assists.... Misc.: Awarded Bill Hunter Trophy as the WHL’s Top Defensemen following the 2020-21 season. Named WHL East First Team All-Star following 2019-20 season. Named to CHL Top Prospects Game during 2019-20 season. Won Hlinka Memorial Tournament Gold Medal during 2018-19 season. Named Top-Three Player on Team Canada during 2019 U18 WJC...

 

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