Christopher Paquette

by Max Marko on September 5, 2016

Paquette, Christopher



Christopher Paquette, C


Shoots: R

Height: 6-1

Weight: 174

Born: 1998-03-27

Hometown: Victoria, BC, Canada

Drafted: 2016 by the Tampa Bay Lightning, 148th overall





June 2016- The cousin of Lightning 2012 fourth rounder Cedric Paquette, Christopher was drafted by the same team in the fifth round of the 2016 draft. Paquette is a speedster who didn’t produce much with the Niagara Ice Dogs. Paquette has strong defensive instincts, but needs to play a more agressive and physical game to succeed in a bottom six NHL role. Paquette needs to add on more mass to compete at the professional level.


Fantasy Analysis: D+


Considered a two-way forward, but mainly focuses on his play in his own zone. Work needs to be done with his offensive positioning.


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