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Josh Archibald
Josh Archibald
Right Wing  - PIT
(AHR-chih-bawld, JAWSH)
Number: 45
Height: 5' 10"
Weight: 176
Shoots: Right
Born: Oct 6, 1992  (Age 23)
Birthplace: Regina, SK, Canada
Drafted: PIT / 2011 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 6th (174th overall) PROSPECT BIO
Archibald's dad, Jim, played 16 NHL games for the Minnesota North Stars. Made NHL debut on March 5 vs. CGY. Skated 5:02 and blocked one shot. Recalled by PIT for 1st time in career on March 4. Had 8 goals, 6 assists & 14 points in 51 AHL games w/WBS at time of recall. His goal and point totals have already exceeded last years's totals. Tallied 28 points (14G-14A) and plus-6 in 103 career AHL regular-season games. Split his 1st year as a pro last season w/WBS and Wheeling (ECHL). Dominant senior season with Nebraska-Omaha in 2013-14. That year, his 29 goals were 3rd in the NCAA, and his 43 points 1st in the NCHC Conference. Named NCHC Player and Forward of the Year. Was also a NCAA First-Team All-American & a Hobey Baker Award finalist. Played for Team USA in 2012 World Junior Championship (2 assists in 6 GP). When he debuts, all 5 players picked by Pens in 2011 NHL Draft will have played in the NHL. Career Info: HIGHS: G: 0 A: 0 P: 0 PPG: 0 SHG: 0

NCHC First All-Star Team (2014) NCHC Player of the Year (2014) NCAA West First All-American Team (2014)
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