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Draft Prospect - 2016
    
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Max Nicastro
North American Skater
Boston University, H-EAST
Final Rank:  90 Midterm Rank:  117
Position:  Defenseman Shoots:  Right
Height:  6' 2" Weight:  189
Born:  March 2, 1990 Hometown:  Thousand Oaks, CA
Birthplace:  Thousand Oaks, CA, USA
  • Played his minor hockey with the California Wave, the Ventura Mariners and the L.A. Junior Kings.
  • Got his start in hockey on roller blades at the age of five after his dad’s friend brought him to a game – “I fell in love."
  • His most memorable hockey moment was winning a national championship with the California Wave when he was 16.
  • He wears his mom’s favorite number 20 and he patterns his game after Nicklas Lidstrom.
  • If he could invite any three people to dinner he would choose: Herb Brooks, Scotty Bowman, and Bobby Orr to learn from them.
  • If he wasn’t playing hockey he would be a wake boarder or a surfer and the one thing he couldn’t live without is his hockey stick.

 

FAVORITES

 

NHL Team: Los Angeles Kings

NHL Player: Nicklas Lidstrom

Goal celebration: “Hug my mates on the ice”

Practice Drill: Shootout

Video Game: NHL 08

Movie: Dumb and Dumber

TV Show: The Office

Actors: Brad Pitt and Steve Carell

Artist: Jack Johnson

Website: NHL.com

Book: History of Hockey

Food to cook: Pasta

Sport (other than hockey): Volleyball

Activity away from the rink: Trying to golf

Toy growing up: Hockey stick

Place to shop: H&M and Active

Place to visit: “Anywhere with our boat"



 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
G
A
P
PIM
2007-2008
CHICAGO
USHL
58
6
14
20
78
2014-2015
B. BYSTRICA
SLOVAKIA
26
1
9
10
28
2015-2016
ORLANDO
ECHL
50
7
7
14
27
2015-2016
RAPID CITY
ECHL
7
1
1
2
0




SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - WSH 82 56 18 8 252 193 120
2 x - PIT 82 48 26 8 245 203 104
3 y - FLA 82 47 26 9 239 203 103
4 x - NYR 82 46 27 9 236 217 101
5 x - NYI 82 45 27 10 232 216 100
6 x - TBL 82 46 31 5 227 201 97
7 x - PHI 82 41 27 14 214 218 96
8 x - DET 82 41 30 11 211 224 93
9 BOS 82 42 31 9 240 230 93
10 CAR 82 35 31 16 198 226 86
11 OTT 82 38 35 9 236 247 85
12 NJD 82 38 36 8 184 208 84
13 MTL 82 38 38 6 221 236 82
14 BUF 82 35 36 11 201 222 81
15 CBJ 82 34 40 8 219 252 76
16 TOR 82 29 42 11 198 246 69

STATS

2015-2016 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
H. Zetterberg 82 13 37 -15 50
P. Datsyuk 66 16 33 7 49
D. Larkin 80 23 22 11 45
T. Tatar 81 21 24 4 45
G. Nyquist 82 17 26 -2 43
J. Abdelkader 82 19 23 -16 42
M. Green 74 7 28 -6 35
B. Richards 68 10 18 4 28
D. Helm 77 13 13 -2 26
N. Kronwall 64 3 23 -21 26
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
P. Mrazek 27 16 6 .921 2.33
J. Howard 14 14 5 .906 2.80