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#17 Colin Campbell, RW


Position: RW
Date of Birth: 04/17/1991
Height: 6' 1"   Weight: 206 lbs
Shoots: R
Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario
Drafted: Undrafted
Last Amateur Team: 2013-14 Lake Superior State University (WCHA)


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First season as a Griffin…First year pro…Signed to a two-year entry-level contract by Detroit, 3/16/14...Signed to an amateur tryout, 3/17/14...Assigned by Detroit, 10/2/14.

2012-13: Missed 30 games while recovering from off-season surgery...Recorded an assist during his first game back, 2/15/13 vs. Alaska...Notched two assists during his first three games, 2/15/13-2/22/14. 2011-12: Finished third on the team with 25 points (9-16—25) during the regular season...Led LSSU and tied for seventh in the Central Collegiate Hockey Association with 10 power play points (2-8—10)...Recorded seven multiple-point games, including a two-goal game against Michigan State, 10/15/11...Compiled four points (1-3—4) during a series split at home versus Miami, 1/13/12-1/14/12...Scored a goal in both games during the Lakers’ second-round playoff series at Western Michigan, 3/9/12-3/10/12. 2010-11: Appeared in 37 of 39 games...Earned his first collegiate point with a goal during a 5-4 victory over Colgate, 10/23/10...Contributed three points (1-2—3) during the Central Collegiate Hockey Association Playoffs, including a goal during the Lakers’ 4-2 season-ending loss at Notre Dame, 3/13/11. 2009-10: Tied for ninth in OJHL scoring after totaling 76 points (32-44—76)...Added five points (3-2—5) in five playoff games...Voted Team East’s player of the game during Game 1 of the Canadian Junior Hockey Prospects Games held in Manitoba in December, 2009...Ranked 157th on the 2010 NHL Scouting List and received the OJHL Top Prospects Award.

Personal: Lives in Pickering, Ontario...Acquired a degree in business marketing from Lake Superior State University...Has one brother who teaches English to students in South Korea...Best friend in hockey is Stephen Perfetto...Greatest hockey memory is representing Team Canada at the World Junior A challenge...Began playing hockey at the age of three as a forward...Hockey nicknames are Soups, Cams and CC's...Hockey idol as a youth was Eric Lindros...Greatest influence on his hockey career is his mother who was the strongest and most inspirational person in his life...Plans to work in sports marketing after his playing career...First job was as a waiter...Greatest personal obstacle is the passing of his mother, Elaine...Proudest accomplishment is joining the Red Wings organization...Favorite charitable cause is the Canadian Cancer Foundation...Most exciting thing he's ever done is go ziplining through the mountains...Most interesting fact about him is that he was born with a birth mark on his lip that slowly disappeared over the years...If he could trade occupations for one day, he would be a performing musician...Played golf, baseball, football and rugby growing up...Most famous non-hockey person he's met is the Canadian Prime Minister...Favorite food is steak...Favorite music artist is Kings of Leon...Favorite movie is Training Day...Favorite TV Show is Two and a Half Men...Favorite vacation spot is Mexico...Favorite pro sports team is the Toronto Blue Jays...Enjoys golfing, boxing and yoga.

Career Stats

      Regular Season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A PTS PIM GP G A PTS PIM
2007-08 Pickering OPJHL 1 0 0 0 2 -- -- -- -- --
2008-09 Vaughan OJHL 47 24 42 66 39 -- -- -- -- --
2009-10 Vaughan OJHL 46 32 44 76 55 -- -- -- -- --
2010-11 Lake Superior State CCHA 37 4 3 7 12 -- -- -- -- --
2011-12 Lake Superior State CCHA 9 0 3 3 4 -- -- -- -- --
2012-13 Lake Superior State CCHA 9 0 3 3 4 -- -- -- -- --


2014-15 Roster »
30 Tom McCollum G
34 Petr Mrazek G
3 Alexey Marchenko D
4 Nathan Paetsch D
5 Mattias Backman D
7 Ryan Sproul D
14 Nick Jensen D
16 Xavier Ouellet D
44 Brennan Evans D
6 Teemu Pulkkinen RW
9 Mark Zengerle C
10 Jeff Hoggan LW
12 Kevin Porter LW
15 Mitch Callahan LW
17 Colin Campbell RW
19 Tomas Nosek C
21 Andy Miele C
22 Louis-Marc Aubry C
23 Andreas Athanasiou C
26 Shane Berschbach RW
27 Martin Frk RW
29 Landon Ferraro RW
55 Chris Bruton LW

Full roster...