Adam Boqvist

ADAM BOQVIST (Drafted 2018, Round 1 #8 Overall by Chicago Blackhawks
  • Team: London Knights
  • League: OHL
  • Position: Defenseman
  • Born: August 8th, 2000
  • Height: 6.00       
  • Weight: 181    

Report Card – Excellent, Good, Average, Below Average, Poor

  • Size/Strength             Good
  • Skating                        Good
  • Shot/Scoring               Excellent
  • Puckhandling              Excellent
  • Physical Play              Good
  • Offensive Play            Excellent
  • Defensive Play           Good
  • Hockey Sense             Excellent
  • Competitiveness         Good

Strengths

  • 1.  Puckhandling
  • 2.  Agility
  • 3.  Big Shot

Area’s For Improvement

  • 1.  Strength
  • 2.  North/South speed

Skill: Recognized for his offensive ability and puck-handling. 

Scouting Report: Offensive minded right shot defenseman.  Creates plays and has a commanding presence on the power play.  Very big and accurate shot.  Finds space in-between opponents to get the puck to the net.  He is very agile, especially in traffic and near the net.  Very adept at creating turnovers with his stick.  His defensive abilities shine in the neutral zone.  Displays high levels of finesse and skating ability in all parts of the ice.  He has a very high hockey sense and creates space with his whole team when he is on the ice.  Lead the defensemen in points in the regular season with the London Knights. 

NHL Potential:  1st pairing defenseman.  Could really excel if paired with another speedy, offensive minded teammate.  His mobility, puck skills and offensive attack will make him extremely valuable.

Style compares to: Erik Karlsson

YearTeamGPGAPTSPIM
18/19London Knights5420406012
17/18Brynas IF2514102418
16/17Brynas IF J20184121610