Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Lucas Lessio
Lucas Lessio was born on January 23, 1993 in Maple, Ontario. The product of the Oshawa Generals was drafted in the second round, 56th overall, by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.

With the Generals, Lessio would be named to the OHL First All-Rookie Team in 2011 after posted 27 goals and 54 points in 66 games. At the conclusion of his OHL career, he would join the Coyotes where he would be assigned to their AHL affiliate, the Portland Pirates, to finish the 2012-13 season.

To start the 2013-14 season, Lessio would make the cut out of training camp to be on the opening night roster for the Coyotes. He would make his NHL debut on October 3, 2013 in a 4-1 victory over the New York Rangers. Lessio would only play three games in the NHL this season with the rest being spent in Portland.

During the 2014-15 season, Lessio would split his season between the Pirates and the Coyotes, where he would appear in 26 games, scoring 2 goals and 5 points in the NHL.

On the international stage, Lessio would represent Canada once in a Silver Medal performance at the World Under 17 Hockey Challenge.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
2008-09 Toronto Marlboros GTHL 72 53 60 113 126
2009-10 St. Michael's Buzzers ON-Jr.A 41 30 42 72 87 5 0 3 3 10
2010-11 Oshawa Generals OHL 66 27 27 54 66 +8 10 5 4 9 6
2011-12 Oshawa Generals OHL 66 34 28 62 71 -6 6 3 2 5 6
2012-13 Oshawa Generals OHL 35 19 15 34 38 +11 9 1 2 3 20
2012-13 Portland Pirates AHL 5 1 1 2 4 0 3 0 2 2 0
2013-14 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 3 0 0 0 2 -2
2013-14 Portland Pirates AHL 69 29 25 54 63 -13
2014-15 Arizona Coyotes NHL 26 2 3 5 8 -10
2014-15 Portland Pirates AHL 49 15 16 31 26 -9 5 0 3 3 0
2015-16 Springfield Falcons AHL 24 7 5 12 25 -9
2015-16 Montreal Canadiens NHL 12 1 1 2 2 +1
2015-16 St. John's IceCaps AHL 18 3 6 9 16 -7
2016-17 Medvescak Zagreb (CRO) KHL 40 12 10 22 93 -12
2016-17 Orebro HK Sweden 8 2 0 2 14
NHL Totals 41 3 4 7 12


OHL All-Rookie Team (2011) Traded to Montreal by Arizona for Christian Thomas, December 15, 2015. Signed as a free agent by Zagreb (KHL), October 14, 2016. Signed as a free agent by Orebro (Sweden), February 7, 2017. Signed as a free agent by Riga (KHL), June 20, 2017.
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