Dove-McFalls, born in Montreal, Quebec, is another big-bodied power forward primed for the biggest season of his hockey career as he looked to make an impression on NHL scouts before the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.
After being chosen to represent Quebec in the Quebec Major Junior Gold Cup (QMJHL Combine), Sam was drafted 47th overall by the Saint John Sea Dogs in the 3rd round of the 2013 QMJHL Entry Draft. Sam finished a rookie season that saw him tally 6 goals and 4 assists, for a total of 10 points in 52 games played.
On January 12th, 2015, 17-year-old Dove-McFalls was named alternate captain of Saint John, in the midst of another solid season, cementing his place as one of the league’s best two-way forwards.
Sam jump-started his youth hockey career in the 2011-2012 season when he played for Eisbären Berlin of the Schüler Bundesliga Nord league in Germany. In that season overseas, Sam notched 22 goals and 22 assists, for a total of 44 points, in 24 games played.
In the 2012-2013 season, he then played Midget Espoir back in Quebec for the Lac-Saint-Louis Tigers, where he notched 15 goals and 26 assists, for a total of 41 points, in 28 games played.
We are extremely proud to announce that Sam was selected 98th overall by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft! Sam was recently sent back to his QMJHL team, St. John, where he will play out the 2015-16 season with fellow CEM prospect, Boko Imama.Height: 6'2"
Date of Birth: 1997-04-10
Current Team: Saint John Seadogs
Position: Center/Left Wing
Hometown: Montreal, Quebec
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