Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Zach Trotman
Zach Trotman was born on August 26, 1990 in Carmel, Indiana though he would grow up in Novi, Michigan. The product of the Lake Superior State Lakers was the final pick in the 2010 NHL Entry draft in the seventh round, 210th overall, by the Boston Bruins.

After three seasons playing for the Lakers, Trotman would forgo his final year of NCAA eligibility where he would join the Bruins organization. Trotman would be assigned to the Bruins’ AHL affiliate, the Providence Bruins where he would finish the 2011-12 season.

In his rookie year as a professional, Trotman would play the full 2012-13 season in Providence. The following season he was start the year in the AHL, however the Boston Bruins would promote him to the NHL where he would make his debut on December 28, 2013 in a 4-3 loss to the Ottawa Senators.

During the 2014-15 season, Trotman would split his time between the AHL and the NHL Bruins where he would play 27 games in the NHL putting up one goal and five points.

On July 1, 2016, Trotman's time in the Bruins organization would come to an end. He signed a deal with the Los Angeles Kings and would spend the 2016-17 season with the club's AHL affiliate, the Ontario Reign. As a free agent again the following summer, Trotman signed with the Pittsburgh Penguins.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
2008-09 Wichita Falls Wildcats NAHL 47 2 4 6 79 -4 5 0 1 1 8
2009-10 Lake Superior State CCHA 36 2 6 8 18
2010-11 Lake Superior State CCHA 38 6 14 20 12
2011-12 Lake Superior State CCHA 40 11 10 21 12
2011-12 Providence Bruins AHL 9 1 2 3 2 -4
2012-13 Providence Bruins AHL 48 2 14 16 19 +4 4 0 0 0 0
2013-14 Boston Bruins NHL 2 0 0 0 0 0
2013-14 Providence Bruins AHL 53 8 16 24 21 +13 8 0 4 4 14
2014-15 Boston Bruins NHL 27 1 4 5 0 -2
2014-15 Providence Bruins AHL 40 2 11 13 27 -9 5 1 0 1 2
2015-16 Boston Bruins NHL 38 2 5 7 22 +3
2016-17 Ontario Reign AHL 9 0 2 2 26 +2
NHL Totals 67 3 9 12 22


Missed majority of 2015-16 as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Los Angeles, July 1, 2016. Missed majority of 2016-17 due to upper body injury. Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, July 1, 2017.
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