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Profile for Max Zimmer

Max Zimmer was the Hurricanes fourth-round selection in the 2016 NHL draft. Zimmer is a forward who played for the Chicago Steel in USHL in 2015-16 and who is scheduled to join the University of Wisconsin men’s hockey team for the 2015-16 season. In any profile or article about Zimmer, the word that consistently jumps to the forefront is “speed.” Zimmer is noted for his 2-way play and ability to use his speed and skating ability to make an impact playing a 200-foot game.


Reading list of external articles about Max Zimmer

Scott Powers from noted Zimmer’s rising game back in November.

Joshua Boyd at USA Junior Hockey Magazine wrote this profile on Zimmer.

Andy Baggot from includes Zimmer in his article highlighting the University of Wisconsin players selected at the 2016 NHL draft.


See him on PNC Arena ice in a Hurricanes uniform for the first time this week on Wednesday and Thursday at 5:30pm for practices and Saturday at 12pm for the Hurricanes prospect camp scrimmage. Parking and admission are free; concessions are available but not free.


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