Zachary Werenski

Kevin Wickersham

2017-10-06

 

Zachary Werenski, LD

Shoots: L

Height: 6-2

Weight: 209

Born: 1997-07-19

Hometown: Grosse Pointe, MI, USA

Drafted: 2015 by Columbus Blue Jackets, 8th overall

 

 

 

 

 

Observations:

October 2017 – Amid comparisons to Drew Doughty, Werenski opened his second NHL year with a power play goal and one block during 19:07 TOI as the Blue Jackets shut out the Islanders at home 5-0. After a stellar rookie season, expect Werenski to cement his place among the league's best blueliners this year. Kevin Wickersham 

June 2017 – Werenski has been cleared by doctors to resume practice. He is eight weeks past a facial fracture. No surgery was required, just 18 stitches. Look for him to make a full recovery and be