May 1, 1994|
Erie, Colorado, U.S.
|Height||6 ft 3 in (191 cm)|
|Weight||195 lb (88 kg; 13 st 13 lb)|
|NHL team||Carolina Hurricanes|
|National team||United States|
120th overall, 2012|
Jaccob Scott Slavin (born May 1, 1994) is an American ice hockey defenseman. He currently plays with the Carolina Hurricanes in the National Hockey League (NHL). Slavin was selected by the Hurricanes in the 4th round (120th overall) of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.
Slavin was drafted by the Carolina Hurricanes in the fourth round, 120th overall, of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft. Despite being drafted, Slavin decided to commit to Colorado College and skate with the NCAA Division I Colorado College Tigers. In his first year, his outstanding play was recognized when he was selected as NCHC Rookie of the Year, and named to both the 2013–14 NCHC All-Rookie Team and the 2013–14 NCHC All-Conference Second Team.
The following season Slavin was named to the 2014–15 NCHC All-Conference First Team. Following his sophomore year, Slavin signed a three year entry level contract with the Carolina Hurricanes, forgoing his collegiate career.
Slavin made his professional debut to start the 2015–16 season, with the Hurricanes American Hockey League affiliate, the Charlotte Checkers. With 7 assists in his first 14 games with the Checkers, Slavin was recalled by the Hurricanes and made his NHL debut on November 20, 2015. Slavin scored his first NHL hat trick on March 13, 2017 against the New York Islanders in New York.
On July 12, 2017, the Hurricanes signed Slavin to a seven-year, $37.1 million contract worth $5.3 million annually. The contract will begin during the 2018-19 season.
Regular season and playoffs
Awards and honors
|NCHC Rookie of the Year||2013–14|||
|NCHC All-Rookie Team||2013–14|||
|NCHC All-Conference Second Team||2013–14|
|NCHC All-Conference First Team||2014–15|||
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- Jaccob Slavin career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Jaccob Slavin career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
|Awards and achievements|
| NCHC Rookie of the Year
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