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Jason Zucker

Born:January 16, 1992Draft:2010 Wild #59 Overall
Hometown:Newport Beach, CAPosition:Left Wing/Right Wing
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:United StatesCurrent Team:Pittsburgh Penguins

Jason Alan Zucker (born January 16, 1992) is an American professional ice hockey winger for the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League (NHL).

Zucker played in the 2010 World Juniors for Team USA, winning a gold medal. He was also a member of Team USA’s bronze medal-winning team at the 2011 World Juniors. Playing for the University of Denver in 2010–11, he was the Western Collegiate Hockey Association Rookie of the Year. He was drafted in the second round (59th overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft by the Minnesota Wild.

Jason Zucker Pittsburgh Penguins
Jason Zucker, Pittsburgh Penguins (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

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Achievements

  • King Clancy Trophy (2019)
  • NHL Best Plus/Minus (2017)
  • AHL All-Rookie Team (2013)
  • AHL All-Star Game (2013)
  • NCAA (WCHA) All-Academic Team (2012)
  • NCAA (WCHA) All-Tournament Team (2012)
  • 2x NCAA (WCHA) Second All-Star Team (2011, 2012)
  • NCAA (West) Second All-American Team (2012)
  • NCAA (WCHA) All-Rookie Team (2011)
  • NCAA (WCHA) Rookie of the Year (2011)
  • U20 WJC Bronze Medal (2011)
  • 2x U18 WJC Gold Medal (2009, 2010)
  • U20 WJC Gold Medal (2010)
  • USDP (U18) Most Goals (2010)

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