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79: James Desmarais

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James Desmarais
Date of Birth
1979-05-04
Place of Birth
Montréal
Nationality
Canada
Weight
79kg
Height
177cm
Playing position
Centre
Shoots
Right
Youth team
St. Laurent MHA

Biography

James Desmarais joined the Giants following nine seasons spent playing in Switzerland and made an immediate impact in Belfast – winning the ‘Most Valuable Player’ Award, as voted by the fans, at the annual Awards Night.

The 37 year old Canadian forward scored 23 goal and 40 assists, for a total of 63 points in 64 games played in the 2015/16 season – the highest in the Giants team.

Playing History

SeasonTeamCompetitionGamesPIMSGoalsAssistsPoints
2016-2017Belfast GiantsEIHL3922121830
2016-2017Belfast GiantsEIHL Cup CUP124257
2015-2016Belfast GiantsEIHL PLAYOFFS20000
2015-2016Belfast GiantsEIHL Cup CUP1222911
2015-2016Belfast GiantsEIHL5246213152
2014-2015VispNLB4832244468
2014-2015VispSwiss Cup CUP34112
2014-2015VispNLB PLAYOFFS410011
2013-2014VispNLB1912111324
2013-2014VispNLB PLAYOFFS232872229
2013-2014AjoieNLB20011
2012-2013RapperswilNLA RELEGATION12112
2012-2013AjoieNLB PLAYOFFS963710
2012-2013RapperswilNLA00000
2012-2013AjoieNLB50109265884
2011-2012AjoieNLB3870162440
2011-2012AjoieNLB PLAYOFFS78437
2010-2011AjoieNLB PLAYOFFS74235
2009-2010AjoieNLB PLAYOFFS714549
2009-2010AjoieNLB45121354984
2008-2009Biel-BienneNLA00000
2008-2009AjoieNLB PLAYOFFS103561117
2008-2009AjoieNLB4770355590
2007-2008AjoieNLB4974425496
2007-2008AjoieNLB PLAYOFFS1448131629
2006-2007EHC LinzEBEL PLAYOFFS32066
2006-2007EHC LinzEBEL9123710
2005-2006HC InnsbruckEBEL PLAYOFFS722358
2005-2006HC InnsbruckEBEL4899323466
2004-2005Verdun DragonsLNAH57755161112
2003-2004Springfield FalconsAHL24000
2003-2004Granby PrédateursQSMHL3132232952
2003-2004Adirondack IceHawksUHL3712213556
2002-2003AllegheItaly4038162339
2001-2002Arkansas RiverBladesECHL40134
2001-2002Reading RoyalsECHL1687815
2001-2002Dayton BombersECHL176347
2001-2002Greensboro GeneralsECHL313951116
2000-2001Springfield FalconsAHL37681624
2000-2001B.C. IcemenUHL3318172340
1999-2000Peoria RivermenECHL5951263359
1998-1999Rouyn-Noranda HuskiesQMJHL661276273135
1998-1999Rouyn-Noranda HuskiesQMJHL PLAYOFFS11146713
1997-1998Laval TitanQMJHL6856334073
1997-1998Laval TitanQMJHL PLAYOFFS15126511
1996-1997Laval TitanQMJHL6734122133
1996-1997Laval TitanQMJHL PLAYOFFS34000
1995-1996Lac St-Louis LionsQMAAA PLAYOFFS1106814
1995-1996Lac St-Louis LionsQMAAA4442192342
1994-1995Lac St-Louis LionsQMAAA12000