Steve Eminger

Basics

Type: 
Out of Organization
Position: 
Defense
Shoots/Catches: 
Right
Height: 
6.02
Weight: 
211
Born: 
10/31/1983
Hometown: 
Woodbridge, ONT
Acquired: 
Acquired in a trade with Philadelphi on November 7, 2008
Last Team: 
Tampa Bay (NHL)
Projects As: 
Top 6 Defenseman
Depth Chart Weight: 
-7

Draft Info

Draft Status: 
Drafted
Draft Year: 
2002
Draft Type: 
NHL Entry Draft
Drafted By: 
Washington Capitals
Round: 
1
Pick No.: 
12
Draft Team: 
Kitchener (OHL)

Contract

Contract Status: 
Signed
Waiver Status: 
Waiver Eligible
Signing Date: 
06/28/2008
Contract Length: 
1 year
Cap Number: 
$1 200 000
Contract End Year: 
2009
Contract End Status: 
RFA
Salary: 
$1 200 000

Bio

Awards: 
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History: 
[h4]2002-03[/h4][list] [*]Memorial Cup - All-Star Team [/list] [hr] [h4]2001-02[/h4][list] [*]CHL - Second All-Star Team (Canadian Major Junior) [*]OHL - Second All-Star Team [/list] [hr]

Scouting Report

Strengths: 
Has the tools to quarterback a power play. Displays plenty of offensive acumen, but also has the potential to become a quality defender.
Weaknesses: 
Needs to shoot the puck more often in order to maximize his scoring potential. Must make adjustments in the defensive zone to limit critical errors.
Projection: 
Top six defensemen

Statistics