Colorado Avalanche
Dillon Donnelly
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DillonDonnelly
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 2"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 193
BIRTHDATE: 09/07/1993
BIRTHPLACE: Buffalo, NY, USA
DRAFTED: COL: 2011-183 overall
2011-12: Helped the Shawinigan Cataractes (QMJHL) win the 2012 Memorial Cup…Collected 14 points (1g/13a) with a +18 plus/minus rating and 125 penalty minutes in 59 regular season games…Led the team in penalty minutes for the second consecutive season…Appeared in all six games for the Cataractes at the Memorial Cup tournament (0g/0a, 21 PIM)…Recorded one point (0g/1a) and 16 penalty minutes in seven QMJHL playoff games.

2010-11: Led the Shawinigan Cataractes (QMJHL) with 153 penalty minutes and added eight points (1g/7a) in 63 games... Earned a league-high 21 fighting majors and ranked fifth in the QMJHL in PIM...Tallied one point (0g/1a) and 12 penalty minutes in nine postseason contests.

2009-10: Started the season with the Moncton Wildcats (QMJHL), collecting one assist and 39 penalty minutes in 26 games before being traded to the Montreal Juniors (QMJHL)...Racked up 60 penalty minutes and recorded two points (0g/2a) in 25 games for Montreal...Went scoreless in six playoff games with the Juniors.

Personal: Dillon’s father, Gord, was drafted 62nd overall in 1981 by St. Louis...Gord played for Quebec, Winnipeg, Buffalo and Dallas, appearing in 554 games (28g/41a) with 2,069 penalty minutes...He is currently a scout for the Chicago Blackhawks.