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USA Jackson Cates

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GP
G
A
TP
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5
2
1
3
+2
10
4
3
7
+4
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Last added: Trey Wells
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Eemeli Suomi 20 8 18 26
2. Joona Ikonen 24 15 10 25
3. Jerry Turkulainen 25 5 20 25
4. Axel Holmström 25 8 16 24
5. Simon Hjalmarsson 23 6 16 22
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
C
Age
25
Height
6'0" / 183 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
190 lbs / 86 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Contract
22/23
Cap Hit
$775,000 Powered by
Highlights
1-time NCAA (Championship) Winner 1
1-time NCAA (NCHC) Champion 1
1-time USHL First All-Star Team 1
1-time USHL Forward of the Year 1

Brother: Noah Cates

Father: Jay Cates

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2013-14 Stillwater High USHS-MN 24 5 9 14 0 - | Playoffs 5 1 1 2 0 -
2014-15 Team MAP South Hockey UMHSEHL 3 0 0 0 2 - |
Team TDS Transportation UMHSEHL 5 0 1 1 2 - |
Stillwater High USHS-MN 25 23 18 41 12 - | Playoffs 3 1 1 2 0 -
2015-16 Team Northeast UMHSEHL 19 4 9 13 12 - | Playoffs 3 1 3 4 0 -
Stillwater High USHS-MN 25 20 33 53 19 - | Playoffs 6 7 1 8 0 -
2016-17 Waterloo Black Hawks USHL 56 11 10 21 8 6 | Playoffs 8 2 1 3 0 -1
2017-18 Waterloo Black Hawks USHL 57 33 30 63 18 11 | Playoffs 8 2 2 4 2 2
2018-19 Univ. of Minnesota-Duluth NCAA 39 8 6 14 14 3 |
2019-20 Univ. of Minnesota-Duluth NCAA 29 8 15 23 6 4 |
2020-21 Univ. of Minnesota-Duluth NCAA 28 11 16 27 4 8 |
Philadelphia Flyers NHL 4 0 1 1 0 -3 |
2021-22 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 11 1 0 1 0 -2 |
Lehigh Valley Phantoms AHL 37 2 8 10 2 -11 |
2022-23 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 5 0 0 0 0 0 |
Lehigh Valley Phantoms AHL 11 4 3 7 10 3 |
Projected AHL 67 24 18 42 61 18 |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL
2022-11-25T16:30:00-0600 Philadelphia Flyers vs Pittsburgh Penguins
2022-11-23T18:30:00-0600 Philadelphia Flyers @ Washington Capitals
AHL
2022-11-20T14:05:00-0600 Lehigh Valley Phantoms @ Springfield Thunderbirds
2022-11-19T18:05:00-0600 Lehigh Valley Phantoms @ Providence Bruins
2022-11-18T18:05:00-0600 Lehigh Valley Phantoms @ Providence Bruins
2022-11-12T18:05:00-0600 Lehigh Valley Phantoms vs Laval Rocket
2022-11-11T18:05:00-0600 Lehigh Valley Phantoms vs Springfield Thunderbirds
2022-11-05T15:00:00-0400 Lehigh Valley Phantoms @ Laval Rocket
2022-11-04T19:05:00-0400 Lehigh Valley Phantoms @ Belleville Senators
2022-10-30T17:00:00-0400 Lehigh Valley Phantoms @ Hershey Bears
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 2 48 6 11 17 0.35 12 -8 | 0
NCAA 3 96 27 37 64 0.67 24 15 | 0
NHL 3 20 1 1 2 0.10 0 -5 | 0
UMHSEHL 2 27 4 10 14 0.52 16 - | 1 3 1 3 4 1.33 0 -
USHL 2 113 44 40 84 0.74 26 17 | 2 16 4 3 7 0.44 2 1
USHS-MN 3 74 48 60 108 1.46 31 - | 3 14 9 3 12 0.86 0 -
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Puckhandling
15
Teamwork
14
Strength
14
Speed
14
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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
11/29/2022
11/29/2022 Up/Down Philadelphia Flyers Lehigh Valley Phantoms
11/22/2022
11/22/2022 Up/Down Lehigh Valley Phantoms Philadelphia Flyers
10/23/2022
10/23/2022 Up/Down Philadelphia Flyers Lehigh Valley Phantoms
08/15/2022
08/15/2022 Extension Philadelphia Flyers Philadelphia Flyers
04/13/2021
04/13/2021 Confirmed Univ. of Minnesota-Duluth Philadelphia Flyers
09/03/2017
09/03/2017 Confirmed Waterloo Black Hawks Univ. of Minnesota-Duluth
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Drafted 2016, 10 #155 overall by Waterloo Black Hawks in the USHL Entry Draft

Drafted 2015, 3 #48 overall by Madison Capitols in the USHL Entry Draft

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