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Phil Di Giuseppe

#28 Phil Di Giuseppe

Position Left wing
Height 6'0"
Weight 197
Shoots Left
Born Oct. 9, 1993
Birthplace Toronto, Ontario
Drafted CAR 2012 (2ND, 38TH)

Career Statistics

        Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League   GP G A PTS PIM   GP G A PTS PIM
2009-10 Villanova OJHL   56 16 31 47 44   - - - - -
2010-11 Villanova OJHL   49 24 39 63 25   10 6 10 16 6
2011-12 Michigan NCAA   40 11 15 26 18   - - - - -
2012-13 Michigan NCAA   40 9 19 28 32   - - - - -
2013-14 Michigan NCAA   35 13 11 24 28   - - - - -
  Charlotte AHL   3 0 1 1 6   - - - - -
2014-15 Charlotte AHL   76 11 19 30 20   - - - - -
   
AHL TOTALS   79 11 20 31 26   - - - - -
NHL TOTALS   - - - - -   - - - - -
PRO TOTALS   79 11 20 31 26   - - - - -

Biography

Phil Di Giuseppe
Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Carolina at the conclusion of his junior season at Michigan on 3/26/14.

2014-15

Completed his first full professional season … Tied for fourth on the team with 30 points and ranked third with 19 assists … Was second among team rookies in goals (11), assists and points … Led the team and ranked fourth among AHL rookies with 174 shots on goal … Ranked second among team rookies in power-play points (eight) … Was one of just two Checkers (Trevor Carrick) and 24 AHL players to play in all 76 games … Scored the Checkers’ first goal of the season and his first as a professional on the power play and was plus-2 in the season opener, a 6-3 loss at MIL (10/10) … Opened the scoring and added an assist for his first multi-point game as a pro at IA (10/24) … Fired a season-high seven shots on goal, which he would go on to tie once more this season, at IA (10/25) … Had an assist and scored the game-winning goal, his first as a pro, with 1:30 remaining in regulation in a 5-4 win vs. MIL (11/29) … Opened the scoring with his fourth goal of the season vs. SA (12/21) … Again opened the scoring to extend his goal/point streak to a season-best three games (3g, 0a) vs. OKC (12/28) … Had the lone assist on Brendan Woods’ game-winner with 5:55 remaining in regulation vs. GR (1/8) … Opened the scoring just 4:14 into the first period for his seventh goal of the season at LE (2/10) … Had his first multi-assist game of the season with a pair of helpers In a 4-2 win vs. NOR (3/8) … Scored on the power play in a 2-1 win at OKC (3/14) … Recorded four points (1g, 3a), tying the Checkers’ season high also set that night by Trevor Carrick, in the season finale at GR (4/18).

2013-14

Joined the Checkers on 3/26 after signing a three-year, entry-level contract with Carolina at the conclusion of his junior season at the University of Michigan … Had two shots on goal in his professional debut at OKC (4/6) … Recorded his first professional point with an assist on Brody Sutter’s goal, took four penalty minutes and fired three shots on goal in his final game of the season at RFD (4/19).

COLLEGE

Scored 78 points (33g, 45a) and picked up 79 penalty minutes in 116 games over three seasons at the University of Michigan ... Ranked 22nd in the Big Ten in scoring in 2013-14, totaling 13 goals and 11 assists (24 points) in 35 games ... Netted game-winning goals for the Wolverines vs. Michigan State on Jan. 23, Penn State on Feb. 22 and at Ohio State on March 2 ... Scored a goal to force overtime in Michigan’s Big Ten Tournament opener against Penn State before the Wolverines fell to the Nittany Lions in double overtime to end their 2013-14 campaign ... Scored 11 goals and added 15 assists (26 points) during his freshman season at Michigan in 2011-12 ... Ranked second among Michigan rookies in goals, assists and points ... Was a 2011-12 CCHA All-Rookie Team Honorable Mention selection ... Named CCHA Rookie of the Month for October 2011 and Rookie of the Week for the week ending 10/31/11.

JUNIOR

Represented Canada in the 2012 Canada-Russia Challenge along with fellow Hurricanes prospect Ryan Murphy … Spent two seasons playing for the Villanova Knights of the Ontario Junior Hockey League from 2009-11 … Earned 47 points (16g, 31a) in 56 regular-season games and four points (1g, 3a) in six playoff games for the Knights in 2009-10 … Had 63 points (24g, 39a) in 49 regular-season games and 16 points (6g, 10a) in 10 playoff games during his second season with Villanova in 2010-11.