Draft Prospect - 2009
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Corban Knight
North American Skater
North Dakota, WCHA
Final Rank:  64 Midterm Rank: 
Position:  Centre Shoots:  Right
Height:  6' 1" Weight:  180
Born:  10 September 1990    
Birthplace:  Oliver, BC, CAN
Drafted:  FLA (5th Round / 135th Overall) - Player Page
• Knight led all rookies and finished eighth in the Alberta Junior Hockey League with 72 points (34-38-72) in 61 games. He also finished tied for third in playoff goals (10), despite Okotoks being knocked out in the second round.

• He will attend the University of North Dakota in the fall of 2010.

• He first started skating at the age of two when his dad took him to an outdoor rink in Saskatchewan and his first hockey team was the Torrington Raptors.

• If he could have dinner with any three people he would invite: Sidney Crosby, Don Cherry and Paul Henderson – “all three of these men are people I admire and respect”.

• His most embarrassing hockey moment was losing an exhibition game to the Canadian Women’s National Team and his pre-game routines include always being the first one to the arena and wearing a hat while taping his stick in seat nine in the stands.

NEWS ARTICLES

KNIGHT MADE TOP JUMP IN RANKINGS

FAVORITES

NHL Team: Vancouver Canucks
NHL Player: Sidney Crosby
Shootout move: “Fake shot, back hand, forehand”
Movie: The Rocket and Batman
TV Show: Hockey Night in Canada, The O.C.
Actor: Adam Brody
Book: The Bible
Pump-up song: “Big Leagues” by Tom Cochrane
Home cooked meal: Roast beef and mashed potatoes
Activity away from the rink: Camping and Street Hockey
 

 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
G
A
P
PIM
2007-2008
OKOTOKS
AJHL
4
1
0
1
0
2008-2009
OKOTOKS
AJHL
61
34
38
72
55