CSN Philly: NHL Draft Prospect Julien Gauthier Still Confident After Rough Season

Written by Dhiren Mahiban, contributor to CSNPhilly.com. Writes about NHL Entry Draft Prospect, Julien Gauthier.

“He had a very disappointing playoffs. He was expected to be a leader, especially since he’s kind of a late birth date (Oct. 15), so we kind of expected him to take a leadership role,” Dennis MacInnis, ISS Hockey scouting director, said. “They got upset in the playoffs and it doesn’t all fall on him of course, but it was a bit of a disappointment.

“He’s so strong in his legs, he’s a powerful skater, he’s got a good stride and speed for his size. His consistency is something he really needs to work on; it’s up and down from shift to shift, game to game.”

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