San Jose Sharks
San Jose Sharks
Taylor Doherty
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 8"
BIRTHDATE: 03/02/1991
AGE: 23
DRAFTED: SJS: 2009-57 overall
2011-12: Fourth amongst team defensemen in plus/minus (+2)...Recorded first professional point on Jan. 28 at Manchester with an assist.

Career 2010-11: AHL: Assigned to Worcester following the completion of his OHL season…OHL: Amongst OHL defensemen, the team captain was sixth in points, fifth in goals and T-7th in assists…Was named to “Team OHL” for the 2010 Subway Super Series…Led all Kingston defensemen in goals, assists and points (assists and points were career highs)…Playoffs: Second among team defensemen in scoring.

2009-10: Invited to the 2011 IIHF World Junior Championship Development Camp as a member of Team Canada…Served as alternate captain…Led all Kingston defenseman during the regular season and set a career high in goals…Finished third amongst OHL defenseman in goals and 15th in points during the regular season…Finished second on the team in PIM...Playoffs: Despite missing the first two games of the first round (suspension), finished T-1st on the team in assists and T-2nd in points.

2008-09: 13th in the league and led team in PIM...Fourth amongst team defensemen in points...Participated in CHL Top Prospects Game.

2007-08: Third on the team and fourth amongst league rookies in PIM...Member of Team Canada and won a gold medal at the 2008 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament...Also on the Team Ontario squad that won a gold medal at the 2008 Under-17 World Hockey Challenge.