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Blake Geoffrion
Born February 3, 1988 (1988-02-03) (age 33)
Plantation, Florida
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight 188 lb (85 kg; 13 st 6 lb)
Position Center
Shoots Left
Played for Nashville Predators
Montreal Canadiens
National team  United States
NHL Draft 56th overall, 2006
Nashville Predators
Playing career 2010–2013

Blake Geoffrion (born Blake Daniel Geoffrion on February 3, 1988) is an American former professional ice hockey player. He last played with the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL).

He was a second round selection of the Nashville Predators (56th overall) at the 2006 NHL Entry Draft and made his NHL debut on February 26, 2011.

He is the son of Dan Geoffrion, the grandson of Bernie Geoffrion and the great-grandson of Howie Morenz.

Playing Career

College

Professional

Career Statistics

Regular season and playoffs

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2004–05 U.S. National Development Team USDP 48 9 18 27 86 10 2 5 7 23
2005–06 U.S. National Development Team USDP 54 18 23 41 68
2006–07 University of Wisconsin WCHA 36 2 4 6 62
2007–08 University of Wisconsin WCHA 36 10 20 30 52
2008–09 University of Wisconsin WCHA 35 15 13 28 73
2009–10 University of Wisconsin WCHA 40 28 22 50 56
2009–10 Milwaukee Admirals AHL 3 2 0 2 0
2010–11 Milwaukee Admirals AHL 45 11 26 37 38 1 0 2 2 2
2010–11 Nashville Predators NHL 20 6 2 8 7 12 0 2 2 4
2011–12 Nashville Predators NHL 22 0 3 3 17
2011–12 Milwaukee Admirals AHL 20 2 7 9 8
2011–12 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 9 4 8 12 4
2011–12 Montreal Canadiens NHL 13 2 0 2 10
2012–13 Hamilton Bulldogs AHL 10 4 2 6 9
NHL totals 55 8 5 13 34 12 0 2 2 4

Accolades

Post-Playing Career

Four months after his injury, Blake informed the Montreal Canadiens that he was contemplating retirement due to the injury even though he had not come to a final decision.

On July 15, 2013, he eventually decided to retire from professional hockey at the age of 25. The following day, he was hired by the Columbus Blue Jackets as a pro scout.

After two seasons with the Blue Jackets as a scout, Blake moved into management, being selected as the assistant general manager of Columbus' AHL affiliate team, the Lake Erie Monsters on July 19, 2016.

Personal Life

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