Vancouver Canucks
Derek Joslin
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DerekJoslin
POSITION: Defenceman
HEIGHT: 6' 1"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 210
BIRTHDATE: 17/03/1987
BIRTHPLACE: Richmond Hill, ON, CAN
DRAFTED: SJS: 2005-149 overall
Traded to Carolina by San Jose for future considerations, February 18, 2011. Missed majority of 2010-11 due to upper-body injury and as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Vancouver, July 5, 2012. Re-assigned to Worcester (AHL) by Vancouver (Chicago-AHL), March 22, 2013.
PERSONAL
Derek was 4 years old when he began playing hockey with his father, Jeff, coaching him.  Just like his dad, Derek played in the OHL for Ottawa 67's while working as a golf caddy in the offseason. In 2005-06 he was invited to represent the OHL in the Subway Super Series. Participated in the 2009 AHL All-Star Game, winning the hardest shot competition (98.6 MPH).

FIRSTS
First Game: Jan. 3, 2009 vs. NYI
First Goal: Dec. 13, 2010 vs. DAL
First Assist: Nov. 15, 2009 at CHI

FEATURES
Canucks sign defencemen Derek Joslin and Patrick Mullen