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David Musil, D

Shoots: L

Height: 6-4

Weight: 203

Born: 1993-04-09

Hometown: Delta, BC, Canada

Drafted: 2011 by Edmonton, 31st overall

 

 

 

 

 

Observations:

 

September 2013 - David Musil finished a strong WHL career with 28 goals and 115 points in four seasons with the Vancouver Giants and Edmonton Oil Kings. The Oilers' 2011 second round selection remains a long-term defensive prospect but will have the opportunity to take the next step in his development after Edmonton assigned him to Oklahoma City coming out of their 2013-14 training camp. Musil will need to continue to work on his footwork and puck skills to make the transition to the next level and the AHL's Barons will provide him with lots of ice time. Brendan Ross

 

 

November 2012 – After starting the year with the Vancouver Giants, Musil has since been traded to the Edmonton Oil Kings. The Oil Kings are surely going to be a contender this year and the addition of Musil only bolsters their already strong lineup. In 21 games between the two clubs this year, Musil has eight points.  – Zenon Herasymiuk

 

July 2012 – Has signed his standard three year entry level contract with the Oliers. He will not make the team this year, but will get his feet wet in camp and likely see a bunch of exhibition games. It will be interesting to see how effective he is amongst men and how far away he is. Currently the expectation should be a couple AHL seasons, before breaking the NHL in his early 20s. Jason Banks

 

April 2012 – The son of former NHL defenseman Frantisek Musil, David looks like he is primed for a long prosperous NHL career. He has the size, smarts, and physical traits to take the fast path to the NHL, but will need to become more confident offensively and work on his skating if he wants to don the orange and blue next year. In 59 games with the Vancouver Giants he has 27 points. He was the anchor of the Czech Republic’s defense at the World Junior Championship, where he shut down some of the best junior aged players all tournament long. Zenon Herasymiuk

 

Fantasy Outlook: C-

Safe bet to make the NHL as a depth defenseman. Will rack up a lot of hits and PIM.

 

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