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Lance Bouma
North American Skater
Vancouver, WHL
Final Rank:  68 Midterm Rank:  52
Position:  Centre Shoots:  Left
Height:  6' 0" Weight:  210
Born:  25 March 1990    
Birthplace:  Provost, AB, CAN
  • As a member of the 2007 Memorial Cup Champions, he finished second on the Giants in rookie scoring behind fellow draft-eligible teammate James Wright.
  • Helped Team Alberta finish fourth at the 2007 Canada Winter Games, scoring two goals in the tournament.
  • Patterns his game after his favorite player Jarome Iginla because “I like the way he leads by example and the way he can change the outcome of the game."
  • Started playing hockey at the age of four because his older brother’s team was short players.
  • Credits his parents for having had the most influence on his career, giving him every opportunity to be the best player he can be.
  • If he could be in one movie he would choose I am Legend and the most embarrassing song on his iPod is “Love Like This” by Natasha Bedingfield.
 

FAVORITES

NHL Team: Edmonton Oilers

NHL Player: Jarome Iginla

Shootout move: “fake-shot, fake backhand, go forehand”

Practice Drill: “Flatters 2 on 1”

Video Game: MLB the Bigs for PSP

Movie: American Gangster

TV Show: Entourage

Actor/Actress: Will Ferrell and Jessica Alba

Artsit/Group: Tim McGraw and Nickelback

Website: whl.ca

Book: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

Food to cook: Steak

Sport (other than hockey): Golf or Football

Place to shop: West Edmonton Mall

Place to visit: Mexico



 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
G
A
P
PIM
2006-2007
VANCOUVER
WHL
49
3
5
8
31
2007-2008
VANCOUVER
WHL
71
12
23
35
93