theahl.com Andrew Archer Hometown: Calgary Alberta Team: Montreal Canadiens Currently Playing In: Pro Birthday: 1983-05-15 Position: D Eligible for draft: 2001 Shoots: Right Drafted: Height: 6-4 Acquired: 2001 Draft, (7th round, 203rd overall) Weight: 217 lbs. <<<<<<< Updated upstream ======= >>>>>>> Stashed changes Prospect Talent Score 4.5 About Prospect Talent Score and Probability of Success» Probability of Success C News & Features Prospect Rankings Team Rankings History Archer played his junior hockey for Oshawa and Guelph of the OHL. Turned pro in 2003-04.Read Hockey’s Future’s April 2004 interview with Archer here. Played most of 2003-04, his rookie year, with the AHL Hamilton Bulldogs, following hernia surgery. Played a few games with the ECHL Columbus Cottonmouths as well. Talent Analysis Archer is a mobile, stay-at-home defenseman with good lateral movement. Uses his reach to his advantage. Particularly during 1 on 1 situations. He has shown the ability to improve from year to year.Archer has a strong, right-handed shot, which makes him a guy who can play on the power play if necessary.