Pierre-Luc Dubois
Image: QMJHL

Pierre-Luc Dubois

Hometown:

Ste-Agathe-des-Monts Quebec

Currently Playing In:

CHL

Birthday:

1998-06-24

Position:

LW

Eligible for draft:

2016

Shoots:

Left

Drafted:

2016

Height:

6-3

Acquired:

1st Round (3rd Overall), 2016

Weight:

202 lbs.

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History

2013-14: Pierre-Luc Dubois competed for the College Notre-Dame Albatros of the Quebec Midget AAA League. In 40 games for that team, he scored 17 goals and added 21 assists for 38 points to go along with 92 penalty minutes. Dubois didn’t register a point in three playoff games for the Albatros. Dubois was chosen in the first round, fifth overall, of the 2014 QMJHL Entry Draft by the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles.

2014-15: Dubois competed in his QMJHL rookie season with Cape Breton. In 54 games for the Screaming Eagles, Dubois scored 10 goals and added 35 assists for 45 points. Dubois also competed in 7 playoff games for Cape Breton, scoring 2 goals and adding 3 assists for 5 points. Dubois competed in international play for Canada, first at the 2014 World U17 Hockey Challenge for Canada Black where he scored 2 goals and 1 assist in 5 games, then for Canada at the 2015 U18 World Championship where he picked up an assist in 6 games for the bonze medalists.

2015-16: Dubois competed in his second QMJHL season for the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles. Prior to the start of the season, Dubois competed for Canada at the 2015 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament where he notched 3 assists in 4 games for the gold medalists. Dubois also took part in the CHL Canada Russia Series as a member of Team QMJHL but went scoreless in 2 games. Dubois competed for Team Orr at the 2016 BMO CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game where he was one of the stars in Team Orr’s 3-2 win. Dubois scored a goal – the game winner – and added 2 assists for the winning side. Dubois was ranked 7th among North American skaters in NHL Central Scouting’s midterm rankings for the 2016 NHL Draft, and is ranked 8th overall in ISS Hockey’s March rankings. Dubois was chosen in the first round, third overall, of the 2016 NHL Draft by the Columbus Blue Jackets.

 

2016 NHL Draft: Columbus Blue Jackets bring draft riser Dubois into the fold

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2016 NHL Draft - Pierre-Luc Dubois - Columbus Blue Jackets

Photo: Columbus Blue Jackets prospect Pierre-Luc Dubois was all smiles after the team made him the third pick overall at the 2016 NHL Draft (courtesy of Jen Fuller/Getty Images)

 

 

The Columbus Blue Jackets provided the first mild surprise of the 2016 NHL Draft when they chose center/winger Pierre-Luc Dubois of the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles with the third selection overall. Read more»

2016 NHL Draft: Dubois, Juolevi hope to turn successful seasons into high draft position

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Pierre-Luc Dubois - CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game

Photo: Cape Breton Screaming Eagles forward and 2016 prospect Pierre-Luc Dubois parlayed a strong showing at the 2016 BMO CHL Top Prospects Game into a top ranking for this year’s draft (courtesy of Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)

 

 

All the questions have been asked by the media, while the eyes of scouts are now focused on draft lists. The only thing left now for the prospects heading into the 2016 NHL Draft is to find out which NHL club will call their names at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, NY. Read more»

2016 NHL Draft: Matthews, Laine finish atop final ISS rankings

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2016 NHL Draft - Auston Matthews - USA; Patrik Laine - Finland

Photo: Forwards Auston Matthews of the ZSC Lions and Patrik Laine of Tappara Tampere are the top two prospects for the 2016 NHL Draft according to ISS Hockey (courtesy of John Crouch/Icon Sportswire and Melanie Duchene/EQ Images/Icon Sportswire)

 

 

The first round of the 2016 NHL Draft is now just a couple of days away, with the remainder of the draft taking place on Saturday at First Niagara Center in Buffalo, NY.

Earlier this month, ISS Hockey released their final top 30 for this year’s draft, along with their 2016 draft guide. The order in June barely changed from the list presented in May, but there was some minor shuffling within the top 10. Read more»

2016 NHL Draft: Hockey’s Future Staff Mock Draft

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2016 NHL Draft Top Prospects - Pierre-Luc Dubois, Auston Matthews, Matthew Tkachuk, Patrik Laine, and Alexander Nylander

Photo: Five top prospects for the 2016 NHL Draft were the guests of the NHL during the Stanley Cup Final, with forwards (L-R) Pierre-Luc Dubois, Auston Matthews, Matthew Tkachuk, Patrik Laine, and Alexander Nylander taking Game Four in San Jose (courtesy of Dave Sandford/NHLI via Getty Images)

 

 

While the 2016 NHL Draft lacks some of the drama that was provided leading up to last year’s draft, when Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel vied for the right to go first overall, there is nevertheless some very good talent to be had at the top of this year’s event. And even beyond the top 5, NHL clubs drafting in the first round should be able to land some good talent that will almost certainly suit up for NHL action in the not too distant future. Read more»

2016 NHL Draft: Trio at top of draft rankings remains unchanged for ISS, CSS

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Patrik Laine - Team Finland - 2016 IIHF World Junior Championship

Photo: Tappara forward and 2016 prospect Patrik Laine has had a memorable 2015-16 season, winning gold at the 2016 World Junior Championship, then winning Finland’s Liiga championship last month, and he is now competing for Finland at the 2016 IIHF World Championship (courtesy of HEIKKI SAUKKOMAA/AFP/Getty Images)

 

 

The scouting arm of the NHL, NHL Central Scouting (CSS), released their final rankings for the 2016 NHL Draft in April. ISS Hockey (ISS), on the other hand, is still releasing their monthly rankings, with their final ranking yet to come in early June. Read more»