Profile for Jake Bean (added 7/5/16 before prospect camp)
With their first pick in the 2016 NHL draft (#13 overall), the Carolina Hurricanes selected defenseman Jake Bean. Bean hails from Western Canada and played the 2015-16 season for the Calgary Hitmen of the Western Hockey League. Bean is a skating, scoring and puck-moving defenseman who notched impressive 24 goals and 64 points in 68 games in 2015-16. As is a common theme, he has been described as cerebral and creatively offensively from the back end. He projects to be the kind of defenseman that is an offensive catalyst from the blue line.
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