2019-20 National Junior Team

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Kevin Bahl
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Position
Defence
Date of Birth
06-27-2000
HT/WT
6'7 / 240
Shoots
L
Hometown
Mississauga, Ont.
Club Team
Ottawa (OHL)
ARI '18 (2, 55)
Teams
2020 IIHF World Junior Championship - Canada
2019 National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp - Canada
2019 National Junior Team Sport Chek Summer Development Camp - Canada
2018 Sport Chek World Junior Showcase - Canada White
2018 IIHF U18 World Championship - Canada
2017 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup - Canada
2017-18 Men’s Summer Under-18 Team Selection Camp - White
2016 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge - Canada Red

Biography

HOCKEY CANADA BACKGROUND

Attended Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Summer Development Camp in Plymouth, Mich., in August 2019 … Played for Canada at the 2018 World Junior Showcase in Kamloops, B.C. … Played for Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team at the 2018 IIHF U18 World Championship in Russia, finishing fifth … Won a gold medal with Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team at the 2017 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup in the Czech Republic and Slovakia … Played for Canada Red at the 2016 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., finishing sixth … Attended Canada’s national under-17 development camp in Calgary, Alta., in July 2016

HOCKEY BACKGROUND

Ottawa’s second-round selection, 31st overall, in the 2016 OHL Priority Selection … 2018-19: 12th in Ottawa scoring … Second in scoring among Ottawa defencemen … Fourth in the OHL in plus/minus (+50) … Set a career high with three points (1G 2A) on April 5 vs. Sudbury … 2017-18: 13th in Ottawa scoring … Fourth in scoring among Ottawa defencemen … 2016-17: 20th in Ottawa scoring … Fifth in Ottawa rookie scoring … Seventh in scoring among Ottawa defencemen … Minor Hockey: Lists Ken Strong as his favourite minor hockey coach … Won a gold medal with GTHL Blue at the 2016 OHL Gold Cup … Reached the final of the 2016 OHL Cup with the Toronto Marlboros (Minor Midget AAA) … Played in the 2016 GTHL Top Prospects Game … Won the GTHL championship and a gold medal at Ontario provincials with the Mississauga Rebels (Peewee AAA) in 2013 … Won the GTHL championship with Mississauga in 2010 (Minor Atom AAA), 2011 (Atom AAA) and 2012 (Minor Peewee AAA)

PERSONAL

Son of Jonathan and Anna … Has one brother, Brendan, and one sister, Kristina … Favourite NHL team growing up: Washington Capitals … Favourite player: Brent Burns

Statistics

Games Played
P
G
Assists
PIM
1
1
1
0
0

Tournament Game Log

Date
Points
Goals
Assists
PIM
Dec 11, 2019
1
1
0
0

Past Events

Event
GP
P
G
A
PIM
2020 IIHF World Junior Championship (Pre)
2
1
1
0
0
2019 National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp
1
1
1
0
0
2019 National Junior Team Sport Chek Summer Development Camp
2
0
0
0
2
2020 IIHF World Junior Championship
7
1
0
1
6
2018 Sport Chek World Junior Showcase
2
0
0
0
0
2018 IIHF U18 World Championship (Pre)
2
1
0
1
0
2018 IIHF U18 World Championship
5
3
1
2
2
2017-18 Men’s Summer Under-18 Team Selection Camp
3
1
0
1
2
2017 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup (Pre)
1
0
0
0
0
2017 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup
5
2
1
1
6
2016 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge
6
1
0
1
6
Videos
Photos
2020 WJC: CAN 4 – RUS 3 (Gold Medal)
Thomas got the GWG with 3:58 left and Canada came back to win gold.
2020 WJC: CAN 5 – FIN 0 (Semifinal)
Hofer posted a 32-save shutout, backstopping Canada to the final.
2020 WJC: CAN 6 – SVK 1 (Quarter-final)
Hayton had two goals and an assist to lead Canada into the semis.
2020 WJC: CAN 7 – CZE 2 (Preliminary)
Canada scored five times on the PP to claim top spot in Group B.