RW 6'4" 225
Born: Oct. 15, 1997
Birthplace: Pointe-aux-Trembles, QC
Shoots: Right
Drafted: CAR 2016 (1st, 21st)

Career Statistics

        Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League   GP G A PTS PIM   GP G A PTS PIM
2013-14 Val d'Or QMJHL   62 9 21 30 19   24 0 7 7 2
2014-15 Val d'Or QMJHL   68 38 35 73 46   17 5 5 10 6
2015-16 Val d'Or QMJHL   54 41 16 57 24   6 2 3 5 8
2016-17 Val d'Or QMJHL   23 7 20 27 22   - - - - -
  Saint John QMJHL   20 10 14 24 18   16 11 6 17 13
2017-18 Charlotte AHL   65 16 9 25 24   8 1 1 2 2
2018-19 Charlotte AHL   75 27 14 41 57   17 5 3 8 10
   
AHL TOTALS   140 43 23 66 81   25 6 4 10 12
NHL TOTALS   - - - - -   - - - - -
PRO TOTALS   140 43 23 66 81   25 6 4 10 12

Biography

Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Carolina on 7/9/16.

PERSONAL

Favorite team growing up: Montreal Canadiens … Favorite player growing up: Rick Nash … Favorite song: “Lose Yourself” by Eminem … Favorite movie: Blind Side … Favorite TV show: Trailer Park Boys … Favorite video game: Fortnite and Call Of Duty … Favorite restaurant in Charlotte: Essex … Favorite vacation spot: Los Angeles … Dogs or cats: Both … Favorite emoji: 🔥 … Last thing you watched on Netflix: Ozark … Fun facts: His uncle, Denis Gauthier, played 554 NHL games with Calgary, Phoenix, Philadelphia and Los Angeles from 1997-2009, his father is a former bodybuilder who won the Mr. Canada title and his grandfather was also a bodybuilder and professional wrestler

2017-18

Spent the entirety of his first professional season with the Checkers … Ranked sixth on the Checkers and third among team rookies with 16 goals … Made his professional debut at HFD (10/6) … Recorded his first professional goal/point vs. UTI (10/29) … Picked up his first professional assist at UTI (11/10) … Picked up the first game-winning goal of his career in an 8-2 win vs. Providence (11/25) … Recorded a career-best three points, including his first-ever multi-goal outing (2g, 1a), at BNG (12/9) … Scored for the second consecutive game vs. LV (12/12) … Scored both goals in a 2-1 win at BRI (2/24) … Scored the first power-play goal of his career as part of a two-point performance (1g, 1a) vs. HER (4/7) … Ended the regular season on a career-best, five-game point streak that included a trio of two-point outings (3g, 5a).

JUNIOR

Totaled 210 points (104g, 106a) in 227 QMJHL games over four seasons with Val d’Or and Saint John … Won QMJHL titles in 2014 and 2017 … Tied for second on Saint John with 11 playoff goals in 2017 … Led Val d’Or and ranked sixth in the league overall with 41 goals in 2015-16 … Ranked third on Val d’Or in goals and fifth in points as a 16-year-old in 2014-15

COLLEGE

Helped lead Canada to a silver medal at the 2017 World Junior Championships and tied for the team lead in goals … Represented Canada at the 2016 World Junior Championships