Jon Gillies

DEFINITION:Jon Gillies is a professional ice hockey goaltender who currently plays for the Stockton Heat in the American Hockey League (AHL).

FAQs:
1. Q: Where is Jon Gillies from?
A: Jon Gillies was born and raised in Concord, New Hampshire, USA.

2. Q: Which team drafted Jon Gillies?
A: Jon Gillies was drafted by the Calgary Flames in the third round (75th overall) of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.

3. Q: Has Jon Gillies played in the National Hockey League (NHL)?
A: Yes, Jon Gillies has had stints in the NHL. He made his NHL debut with the Calgary Flames during the 2016-2017 season.

4. Q: What are some of Jon Gillies’ notable achievements?
A: Jon Gillies was named the Most Outstanding Goaltender at the 2015 IIHF World Junior Championship and has represented the United States in various international tournaments.

5. Q: Has Jon Gillies won any championships?
A: Although Jon Gillies has not won any NHL championships, he has achieved success in the AHL. He won the Calder Cup with the Stockton Heat in 2019.

6. Q: How tall is Jon Gillies?
A: Jon Gillies stands at a height of 6 feet 6 inches (198 cm), making him one of the taller goaltenders in professional hockey.

7. Q: What style of goaltending does Jon Gillies employ?
A: Jon Gillies is known for his butterfly style of goaltending, relying on his size and agility to make saves.