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Draft Prospect - 2014
    
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Brandon Whitney
North American Goalie
Victoriaville, QMJHL
Final Rank:  2 Midterm Rank:  3
Position:  Goaltender Catches:  Left
Height:  6' 5" Weight:  193
Born:  May 11, 1994    
Birthplace:  Centreville, NS, CAN
• Whitney posted a 22-4-4 record, 2.74 goals-against average, .896 save percentage and two shutouts in 2011-12 -- his rookie season -- to help Victoriaville finish fourth overall in the QMJHL. He ranked sixth in the league in goals-against average and eighth in save percentage. He also led all rookie netminders in goals-against average and ranked second in wins and save percentage.

• He participated in the 2012 CHL/NHL Top Prospects Game, stopping 11 of the 12 shots he faced. He also represented Team Canada at the 2012 Under-18 World Hockey Championship, but did not play during the tournament.

• A member of Team Atlantic at the 2011 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, he posted two wins, a 3.58 goals-against average and .898 save percentage in four games.

• He started the 2010-11 season with the Halifax Taylar Made Security Titans of the NSMMHL, recording a 2.99 goals-against average and .890 save percentage in eight games. Whitney appeared in 26 games for the Valley Wildcats, also of the NSMMHL, in 2009-10.

• He credits his sister, Morgan, with having the most influence on his career -- “(She) always showed me how to work and believed in me.”

FAVORITES

NHL team: Montreal Canadiens
NHL player: Mike Smith
Video game: NHL series
Movie: Happy Gilmore
TV show: The Simpsons
Actor/Actress: Seth Rogen, Will Ferrell
Cartoon: The Simpsons, Scooby-Doo
Website: Facebook
Restaurant: Boston Pizza
Sport (other than hockey): Soccer
Breakfast food: Cheerios
Superhero: Thor


 Statistics
Season
Team
League
GP
GAA
Min
SO
Sv%
2010-2011
HALIFAX TITANS
NSMMHL
8
2.99
461
0
.890
2010-2011
VICTORIAVILLE
QMJHL
3
4.67
26
0
.900
2011-2012
VICTORIAVILLE
QMJHL
36
2.74
1,841
2
.896
2013-2014
VICTORIAVILLE
QMJHL
41
3.25
2,216
4
.906