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Lightning sign Jerome Samson to a one-year deal

TAMPA, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Lightning signed forward Jerome Samson to a one-year, two-way contract on Thursday. Samson, 26, played in 68 games for the St. John's IceCaps of the American Hockey League last season. He earned 27 goals with 56 points. A native of Greenfield Park, Quebec, he was second on St. John's in goals and third in points. He has played in 424 career AHL...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jets All Out Top 25 2013-14: #21 Jerome Samson & #20 Andrew Gordon

  Jerome Samson, 26, RW, 6'0, 195 lbs Last Year's Ranking: N/A This Year's Ranking: 21 Difference: 0   Andrew Gordon, 27, RW, 6'0, 193 lbs Last Year's Ranking: N/A This Year's Ranking: 20 Difference: 0   These two minor-league type of signings are only to help the Winnipeg Jets lack of depth up front the past...
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September 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Jets Agree To Terms With Albert, Gordon, Samson by   Steven Ellis

The Winnipeg Jets have agreed to terms on new contracts with forwards Andrew Gordon, John Albert and Jerome Samson. Gordon was selected by the Washington Capitals in the 7th round,  #197 overall during the 2004 NHL Entry Draft. On July 2, 2011, he was signed by the Ducks to a two-year deal and during the 2011–12 season Gordon was traded to the Vancouver Canucks for defenceman Sebastia...
Via The Hockey House
July 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Hurricanes Top 25 Under 25: #24 Jerome Samson

Most Hurricanes fans are familiar with Jerome Samson. He's been a regular with the team's AHL club for five years, which dates back to the time when their affiliate was in Albany. He has gotten to play 46 games with the Hurricanes over the last three years and finally tallied his first NHL goal this past season, which might be a surprise when you look at his AHL numbers over...
Via Shutdown Line
July 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Jerome Samson 2011-12 Scoring Chances

Last season, one of my favorite call-ups from Charlotte was Jerome Samson. He didn't score a goal in the 23 games he played in, but he was effective at getting shots on goal and creating scoring chances. I felt that he would be effective in a depth role and would eventually get on the scoresheet if he continued to do the same things he did last year. Samson didn't make the...
Via Shutdown Line
May 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Replaceable and Replacement Level Players

In the wake of the article I posted about Chad LaRose and Jerome Samson's performance last night, there's been some debate about how what LaRose does can be easily replaced. First, we need to talk about what exactly a "replaceable player" is. In baseball and hockey, statisticians throw around the word "replacement level player" to describe a player who...
Via Shutdown Line
January 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Game 44 Preview: Flyers at Hurricanes

Philadelphia Flyers (24-12-4) at Carolina Hurricanes (14-22-7)RBC Center, 7 p.m.TV: FS-Carolinas, CSN-PhiladelphiaThe Hurricanes have made yet another lineup change as it is Chad LaRose who is injured this time and replacing him will be AHL All-Star forward Jerome Samson. It is odd that I wrote the article about LaRose's value to this team yesterday because that's when he...
Via Shutdown Line
January 10, 2012  |  Discuss

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