FC Rank 132
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Xavier
Simoneau

With his slick edges and great agility, Simoneau is fluid on his skates, making him a dynamic playmaker. He is super dynamic with the puck, as he possesses some great puck skills, good agility and some quick turns. He owns a decent acceleration that comes in handy when battling for loose pucks, but his top…

Date of Birth
May 19, 2001
Position
Center
Height
5'6.25
Draft Year
2020
Place of Birth
 
Shoots
Left
Weight
169 lbs
Draft Result
PENDING
DATE PLAYER NAME LEAGUE AUTHOR
Oct 6/20 Simoneau Xavier 2020 NHL Draft Guide by FC Staff View Summary
Jul 14/20 Simoneau Xavier 1736 – Drummondville vs Gatineau QMJHL by Guillaume Gervais View Report
Jul 14/20 Simoneau Xavier 1738 – Gatineau vs Drummondville QMJHL by Andy Lehoux View Report
Jul 14/20 Simoneau Xavier 1739 – Drummondville vs Rimouski QMJHL by Andy Lehoux View Report
Jul 14/20 Simoneau Xavier 1735 – Russia vs Team QMJHL CRS by FC Staff View Report
Aug 1/19 Simoneau Xavier 2019 NHL Draft Guide by FC Staff View Summary

Career Stats

Season Team League GP G A TP PPG +/- PIM
2020-2021 Drummondville Voltigeurs qmjhl
2019-2020 Drummondville Voltigeurs qmjhl 61 28 61 89 1.46 -1 59
2018-2019 Drummondville Voltigeurs qmjhl 55 18 39 57 1.04 30 84
2017-2018 Drummondville Voltigeurs qmjhl 61 17 28 45 0.74 19 53

With his slick edges and great agility, Simoneau is fluid on his skates, making him a dynamic playmaker. He is super dynamic with the puck, as he possesses some great puck skills, good agility and some quick turns. He owns a decent acceleration that comes in handy when battling for loose pucks, but his top speed is below average. He possesses both elite vision and passing skills with perfect passes in the offensive zone. He’s creative with the puck and will tend to set up a teammate before shooting the puck himself. He has a great hockey IQ as he positions himself well in all three zones, reads plays better than almost anybody and makes excellent decisions quickly with the puck. Despite his small stature, he shows good intensity on the forecheck and backcheck. He’s never afraid of any physical challenge and loves to go out of his way to throw a big hit. While he lacks a bit of strength, his competitiveness mostly compensates for it. He has a high compete level as he is always the first to put pressure on the puck carrier and jump into any board battle. With his active stick and good intensity, he gives a tough time to his opponents trying to control the puck. He’s responsible defensively and loves to get down low to cover an open opponent or help his teammates in a board battle.