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Nick Perbix

Born:June 15, 1998Draft: 2017 Lightning, 169th Overall
Hometown:Elk River, Minnesota Position: Defense
Known For:NCAA (NCHC) All-Tournament Team (2020-21) Shoots: Right
National Team:United StatesCurrent Team: St. Cloud State Univ.

Nick Perbix (born June 15, 1998) is an American professional ice hockey defenseman currently playing for St. Cloud State University of the NCAA. Perbix, 23, has spent the last four seasons with St. Cloud and previously spent time with the USHL’s Omaha Lancers and the USHS-MN’s Elk River High. He was selected 169th overall by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft.

At 6-foot-4 and 200-pounds, Perbix is a good combination of size and smarts, often referred to as a reliable presence. As a senior at St. Cloud, Perbix was selected by Team USA to represent his country at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games.

Nicklaus Perbix St. Cloud State
Nicklaus Perbix, St. Cloud State (Image courtesy of St. Cloud State Athletics)

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  • USHS All-USA Hockey Second Team (2016-2017)
  • USHL Third All-Star Team (2017-2018)
  • NCAA (NCHC) All-Rookie Team (2018-2019)
  • NCAA (NCHC) Reg. Season Champion (Penrose Cup) (2018-2019)
  • NCAA (All-USCHO) Third Team (2020-2021)
  • NCAA (NCHC) All-Tournament Team (2020-2021)
  • NCAA (NCHC) Second All-Star Team (2020-2021)
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