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Tyler Seguin

Ice hockey player from Canada

Tyler Seguin Tyler Paul Seguin (born January 31, 1992) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player currently playing right wing for the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected second overall in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft by the Bruins. He finished the regular season with 29 goals, the most on the team. He finished the season with a plus minus of 34, the second highest in the NHL, next to his Bruins teammate, Patrice Bergeron with a plus minus of 36. Tyler Seguin played the first seven years of his minor hockey career with the Whitby Wildcats of the OMHA before relocating to Brampton, Ontario at age 13. While in Brampton, he played 3 years for the Toronto Young Nationals, coached by Rick Vaive before moving on to the OHL. His favorite player as a kid was Steve Yzerman, to whom his playing style has been compared. Seguin was selected 9th overall in the 2008 OHL Priority Selection Draft by the Plymouth Whalers. He considered playing for a NCAA school like his father, but chose to forgo his American college eligibility by joining the Whalers in 2008–09. He struggled to begin his OHL career, scoring one goal in his first 17 games before a coaching change in Plymouth helped  ( Wikipedia article )

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Personal facts

Date of birth
1992-01-31
Place of birth
Brampton
Nationality
Canada
Profession
Ice hockey player

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