Fantasy Summary

A diminutive forward who has a crafty skill set and a willingness to get to the net. His playmaking ability is creative and aimed at the middle of the ice. One of the youngest players in the draft class.


Observations

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May 2020 – The undersized forward was consistently one of the most productive forwards on this year’s NTDP U18 team. He was an offensive catalyst for his line whenever he was on the ice and he understood where to put the puck in order for his teammates to take advantage of that creativity. Berard has excellent vision in the offensive zone and his agility and elusive edgework allow for him to dodge through traffic as he works his way around the offensive zone. The young American will need to work on rounding out his 200-foot game and get stronger but will have ample time to do so when he attends Providence in the NCAA in 2021-22. Berard is a bit of a project player who has upside as a top-six producer who can be a menace on the powerplay in a variety of roles. The road may be a bit longer than other prospects who will be drafted in the same range but the upside is intriguing. Tony Ferrari

Attributes
Fantasy Upside 7.0
NHL Certainty 2.5
Country USA
Position LW
Roster Type Draft Eligible
Shoot/Glove Left
Date of Birth September 9, 2002
Height 5‘9”
Weight 152 lbs
Drafted No

Stats

 Season Team League GP G A TP PIM      Playoffs GP G A TP PIM 
 2011-2012 Boston Jr. Bruins Brick Invitational6 1 34 0|        
 2014-2015 South Shore Kings PWQC Int PW3 3 03 0|        
 2016-2017 South Shore Kings 14U AAA14U AAA- - -- -|        
 2017-2018 Team Orange USA-S152 0 11 -|        
  Bishop Hendricken High USHS-RI- - -- -|        
  Cape Cod Whalers 16U AAAMHSL U168 1 34 -|        
 2018-2019 U.S. National U17 TeamUSDP51 6 1420 34|        
  USNTDP JuniorsUSHL27 5 712 12|Playoffs2 0 00
  USA U17WHC-175 0 22 6|        
 2019-2020 U.S. National U18 TeamUSDP41 16 1834 46|        
  USNTDP JuniorsUSHL13 7 1118 18|        
 2020-2021 Providence CollegeNCAA- - -- -|        

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