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Éric Gélinas

Born:May 8, 1991Draft:2009 Devils #54 Overall
Hometown:Vanier, ONPosition:Defense
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:CanadaCurrent Team:Carolina Hurricanes

Éric Gélinas (born May 8, 1991) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing with the Chicago Wolves in the American Hockey League (AHL) while under contract to the Carolina Hurricanes of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected by the New Jersey Devils in the second round, 54th overall, at the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.

Eric Gelinas, seen here with the New Jersey Devils (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

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  • SHL SM Silver Medal (2021)
  • KHL Defenseman of the Week (Oct. 15, 2018)
  • AHL Most Goals by Defenseman (2012)
  • CHL Memorial Cup Champion (2011)
  • QMJHL Champion (2011)
  • CHL Top Prospects Game (2009)