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Cam Atkinson

Born:June 5, 1989Draft:2008 Blue Jackets, #157 Overall
Hometown:Riverside, CT, USAPosition:RW
Known For:Shoots:Right
National Team:USACurrent Team:Philadelphia Flyers

Cameron Thomas Atkinson (born June 5, 1989) is an American professional ice hockey player playing for the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League (NHL). Atkinson was selected by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the sixth round, 157th overall, of the 2008 NHL Entry Draft.

Although smaller than most forwards in the NHL, he is known for his great speed, soft hands and excellent shooting skills

Cam Atkinson Columbus Blue Jackets
Cam Atkinson, Columbus Blue Jackets (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

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Achievements

  • 2009-10 NCAA (Championship) Winner
  • 2009-10 NCAA (Hockey East) Champion
  • 2009-10 NCAA (Hockey East) Second All-Star Team
  • 2009-10 NCAA (New England) Most Improved Player (Hines Award)
  • 2010-11 NCAA (East) First All-American Team
  • 2010-11 NCAA (Hockey East) Champion
  • 2010-11 NCAA (Hockey East) First All-Star Team
  • 2010-11 NCAA (Hockey East) Tournament MVP
  • 2010-11 NCAA Top Collegiate Player (Hobey Baker Award) Finalist
  • 2011-12 AHL All-Star Game
  • 2017-18 World Championship Bronze Medal
  • 2018-19 NHL All-Star Game

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