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Canada Taggart Desmet
#57 Lacombe Generals / ACHW - 18/19
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Database: 890 866 players
Last added: Themba Chigwada
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jesper Olofsson 17 13 14 27
2. Alexandre Grenier 17 5 16 21
3. Harri Pesonen 17 10 9 19
4. Luca Fazzini 17 7 12 19
5. Henrik Tömmernes 16 2 17 19
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
39
Height
6'1" / 186 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
205 lbs / 93 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
Contract
-
Highlights
1-time ECHL Kelly Cup Champion 1

Desmet is an offensive center with natural goal-scoring prowess. Excels on the powerplay, and is a hard worker.
- Ulf Andersson, EP

Brothers: Braden Desmet & Keenan Desmet Sister: Tristan Desmet

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1997-98 Airdrie Xtreme U15 AAA AMBHL 36 12 31 43 26 |
1998-99 UFA Bisons U18 AAA AMHL 35 9 13 22 12 |
1999-00 Camrose Kodiaks AJHL 61 13 19 32 28 |
2000-01 Calgary Hitmen WHL 7 0 2 2 4 1 |
Camrose Kodiaks AJHL 43 34 28 62 31 |
2001-02 Camrose Kodiaks AJHL 61 51 41 92 160 | Playoffs 9 6 7 13 16
2003-04 Michigan Tech NCAA 37 12 14 26 22 -9 |
2004-05 Michigan Tech NCAA 30 2 12 14 40 -18 |
2005-06 Michigan Tech NCAA 37 7 10 17 32 -12 |
Victoria Salmon Kings ECHL 12 3 14 17 4 4 |
2006-07 Idaho Steelheads ECHL 65 11 18 29 73 3 | Playoffs 15 1 2 3 6 2
2007-08 Idaho Steelheads ECHL 71 29 37 66 72 12 | Playoffs 4 4 1 5 6
2008-09 Destil Trappers Tilburg Netherlands 44 48 69 117 74 | Playoffs 12 5 14 19 20
2009-10 Pustertal/Val Pusteria Italy 40 28 44 72 30 | Playoffs 10 2 9 11 20
2010-11 Pustertal/Val Pusteria “A” Italy 40 16 42 58 48 | Playoffs 13 6 8 14 30
2011-12 Valpellice Italy 43 10 23 33 30 | Playoffs 5 2 3 5 8
2012-13 Meran/Merano Italy2 41 23 45 68 61 | Playoffs 4 5 2 7 24
Rapid City Rush CHL 3 1 0 1 4 1 | Playoffs 6 1 3 4 2 0
2013-14 Meran/Merano INL 36 15 43 58 58 |
Meran/Merano Italy2 4 1 6 7 0 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 4
2014-15 Bentley Generals Chinook HL 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 3 0 3 3 0
2018-19 Lacombe Generals ACHW 0 0 0 0 0 | Playoffs 1 0 0 0 0
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2008-09 Destil Trappers Tilburg Continental Cup 3 0 1 1 - |
2009-10 Pustertal/Val Pusteria Italian Cup 4 2 4 6 0 |
2010-11 Pustertal/Val Pusteria Italian Cup 2 1 3 4 6 |
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
ACHW (Chinook HL) 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 - | 2 4 0 3 3 0.75 0 -
AMBHL (AEHL U15) 1 36 12 31 43 1.19 26 - | 0
AMHL (AEHL U18) 1 35 9 13 22 0.63 12 - | 0
AJHL 3 165 98 88 186 1.13 219 - | 1 9 6 7 13 1.44 16 -
CHL 1 3 1 0 1 0.33 4 1 | 1 6 1 3 4 0.67 2 0
Continental Cup 1 3 0 1 1 0.33 - - | 0
ECHL 3 148 43 69 112 0.76 149 19 | 2 19 5 3 8 0.42 12 2
INL 1 36 15 43 58 1.61 58 - | 0
Italian Cup 2 6 3 7 10 1.67 6 - | 0
Italy 3 123 54 109 163 1.33 108 - | 3 28 10 20 30 1.07 58 -
Italy2 2 45 24 51 75 1.67 61 - | 2 5 5 2 7 1.40 28 -
NCAA 3 104 21 36 57 0.55 94 -39 | 0
Netherlands 1 44 48 69 117 2.66 74 - | 1 12 5 14 19 1.58 20 -
WHL 1 7 0 2 2 0.29 4 1 | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Mike Melnyk (F) 1997-2002 4 Airdrie Xtreme U15 AAA, Camrose Kodiaks
Lars Helminen (D) 2003-2007 4 Idaho Steelheads, Michigan Tech
Lukas Tauber (F) 2009-2013 3 Meran/Merano, Pustertal/Val Pusteria
Darrell Stoddard (F) 1999-2002 3 Camrose Kodiaks

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
03/16/2013
03/16/2013 Confirmed Meran/Merano Rapid City Rush
03/12/2013
03/12/2013 Extension Meran/Merano Meran/Merano
09/07/2012
09/07/2012 Confirmed Valpellice Meran/Merano
07/06/2011
07/06/2011 Confirmed Pustertal/Val Pusteria Valpellice
05/13/2010
05/13/2010 Extension Pustertal/Val Pusteria Pustertal/Val Pusteria
04/26/2009
04/26/2009 Confirmed Destil Trappers Tilburg Pustertal/Val Pusteria
06/06/2008
06/06/2008 Confirmed Idaho Steelheads Destil Trappers Tilburg
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