Kevin Gravel

by Philip on September 10, 2016

 

 


 

Kevin Gravel, D

Shoots: L

Height: 6-4

Weight: 185

Born: 1992-03-06

Hometown: Kingsford, MI

Drafted: 5th round 2010 (148th overall)

Observations:

September 2016 – In the 2015-16 season Gravel increased on his offensive output from the season prior, adding five more points in three fewer games. He also found himself playing a lot more minutes and in all situations. This culminated in a five-game callup to the Kings and, although he did not score any points in these games, he did not appear to have any difficulty adjusting. He will likely get a shot to make the Kings at training camp, but there is stiff competition when you factor eight signed roster players. Despite this, Gravel will get games with this season, and will be in the NHL full-time within the next year or two.

Gravel is an excellent skater with solid positioning. He has good size and is an intelligent player. Philip Kamhi

 

Fantasy Outlook: D

Third-pairing defenseman, with second-pairing potential. Not likely to be a big point producer.


 

Footage:

Gravel OT winner:


 

Gravel goes five-hole:


 

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