Canadiens’ Nick Suzuki named to NHL All-Rookie workforce

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Canadiens centre Nick Suzuki has been named to the NHL All-Rookie workforce for the 2019-20 season.

Suzuki, who turned 21 final month, registered 41 factors (13 objectives and 28 assists) in 71 video games with the Canadiens final season. The 5-foot-11, 201-pounder constructed on that success in his first Stanley Cup playoffs, tying for first on the workforce in factors with 4 objectives and three assists. He additionally posted a plus-Three differential in 10 playoff contests.


Throughout his wonderful rookie season, he set a personal-best with a five-game level streak (Dec. 19 to 31), posting 1G, 7A, 8P in that span. Suzuki additionally earned the Molson Cup in February.

He’s the primary Canadien to be named to the All-Rookie workforce since Brendan Gallagher in 2013 and the seventh Canadiens ahead to make the listing because it was launched in 1982-83. The others had been Mats Naslund (1982-83), Kjell Dahlin (1985-86), Gilbert Dionne (1991-92), Oleg Petrov (1993-94) and Michael Ryder (2003-04).