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JAKE NEIGHBOURS  Canada

BIRTHYEAR 2002-03-29 BIRTHPLACEAirdrie, AB, CAN
AGE 18 NATION Canada
POSITION LW SHOOTS L
HEIGHT 180 cm / 5'11" WEIGHT 91 kg / 201 lbs
YOUTH TEAM Airdrie MHA CONTRACT 22/23
NHL DRAFT 2020 round 1 #26 overall by St. Louis Blues


He boasts playmaking ability, especially off the boards, has a decent motor with solid defensive fundamentals, and is sturdier than a refrigerator. Opposition defenders step up on him, then crumble to the ice. He's a brick wall. And a brick wall who can set-up teammates with some pace and deception have value. -EliteProspects 2020 NHL Draft Guide

Photo: Dan Hickling

CAREER STATISTICS
 SEASON TEAM LEAGUE GP G A TP PIM +/-      POST GP G A TP PIM +/- 
 2015-16 Airdrie Xtreme U15 AAA AEHL U15 35 22 184064 |            
 2016-17 Rink Hockey Academy K U15 Prep CSSHL U15 30 27 416816 | Playoffs 5 5 6112  
  Rink Hockey Academy K U16 Prep CSSHL U16 4 4 156 | Playoffs 1 1 010  
 2017-18 Calgary Buffaloes U18 AAA AEHL U18 33 26 315712 | Playoffs 5 1 3412  
  Edmonton Oil Kings WHL 11 0 446 -2 |            
 2018-19 Edmonton Oil Kings WHL 47 11 132425 5 | Playoffs 16 4 81210
  Canada White U17  WHC-17 5 3 362 |            
 2019-20 Edmonton Oil Kings WHL 64 23 477039 15 |            
 2020-21 Springfield Thunderbirds AHL - - --- |            
 
 TOURNAMENT STATISTICS
 2015-16 Western Canada Selects U14 WSI U14 7 5 274 |            
 2016-17 Rink Hockey Academy K U15 Prep John Reid Bantam 5 3 4735 |            
  Team South Alberta Cup 5 2 464 |            
  Western Canada Selects U15 WSI U15 7 2 357 |            
 2017-18 Calgary Buffaloes U18 AAA Macs Tournament 4 4 372 |            
  Team Alberta   WHL Cup 5 1 674 7 |            
 2018-19 Team White U17-Dev - - --- |            
 2019-20 Canada U18  Hlinka Gretzky Cup 5 0 004 4 |            


CAREER TOTALS
  GP G A TP PPG PIM  +/-    GP G A TP PPG PIM  +/- 
      Postseason
  AEHL U15: 35 22 18 40 1.14 64  |    
  AEHL U18: 33 26 31 57 1.73 12  | 5 1 3 4 0.80 12   
  AHL: 0 0 0 0 - |    
  Alberta Cup: 5 2 4 6 1.20 |    
  CSSHL U15: 30 27 41 68 2.27 16  | 5 5 6 11 2.20  
  CSSHL U16: 4 4 1 5 1.25 | 1 1 0 1 1.00  
  Hlinka Gretzky Cup: 5 0 0 0 0.00 |    
  John Reid Bantam: 5 3 4 7 1.40 35  |    
  Macs Tournament: 4 4 3 7 1.75 |    
  U17-Dev: 0 0 0 0 - |    
  WHC-17: 5 3 3 6 1.20 |    
  WHL: 122 34 64 98 0.80 70  18  | 16 4 8 12 0.75 10 
  WHL Cup: 5 1 6 7 1.40 |    
  WSI U14: 7 5 2 7 1.00 |    
  WSI U15: 7 2 3 5 0.71 |    



CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
SEASON AWARDS BY SEASON
2016-2017 Alberta Cup Champion
  CSSHL U15 Champion
2017-2018 AEHL U18 First All-Star Team
  AEHL U18 Most Goals (26)
  AEHL U18 Most Points (57)
  AEHL U18 Top Forward
  WHL Cup Silver Medal
2019-2020 Hlinka Gretzky Cup Silver Medal
 AWARDS BY LEAGUE
- AEHL U18 First All-Star Team 17/18
- AEHL U18 Most Goals 17/18
- AEHL U18 Most Points 17/18
- AEHL U18 Top Forward 17/18
- Alberta Cup Champion 16/17
- CSSHL U15 Champion 16/17
- Hlinka Gretzky Cup Silver Medal 19/20
- WHL Cup Silver Medal 17/18



TRANSACTIONS
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE  
10/17/2020 Confirmed Edmonton Oil Kings St. Louis Blues Entry Level 


PLAYER BIOGRAPHY AND TRIVIA
 
- Drafted 2017, round 1 #4 overall by Edmonton Oil Kings in the WHL Bantam Draft