|Born|| May 25 1991,|
Winnipeg, MB, CAN
| 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m)|
179 lb (81 kg; 12 st 11 lb)
|NHL team||Washington Capitals|
|NHL Draft|| 85th overall, 2009|
</div></div> Cody Eakin (born May 25, 1991) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who is currently playing with the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League. He was selected by the Washington Capitals in the 3rd round (85th overall) of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft.
Prior to turning professional, Eakin played major junior hockey in the Western Hockey League where he was twice named to the WHL (East) Second All-Star Team.
Eakin started the 2011–12 season in the AHL with the Hershey Bears, but on November 1, 2011, the Washington Capitals recalled Eakin from Hershey to join the NHL parent team. On the following day, Eakin made his NHL debut with in 13 minutes 19 seconds of ice time, but no points, in a game that saw the Capitals take a 5-4 overtime win over the visiting Anaheim Ducks.
Awards and honoursEdit
|WHL (East) Second All-Star Team||2009–10|||
|WHL (East) Second All-Star Team||2010–11|||
- ↑ Hershey Bears forward Cody Eakin doesn't seem like a rookie | PennLive.com
- ↑ Capitals Recall Cody Eakin from Hershey
- ↑ http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/capitals-insider/post/cody-eakin-to-make-his-nhl-debut-against-ducks/2011/11/01/gIQA3tX5cM_blog.html
- ↑ http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/capitals-insider/post/cody-eakin-shakes-off-nerves-for-a-solid-nhl-debut/2011/11/02/gIQAbi5agM_blog.html
- ↑ http://www.nhl.com/ice/boxscore.htm?id=2011020178
- ↑ 6.0 6.1 Elite Prospects - WHL (East) Second All-Star Teams
- Cody Eakin's career stats at Eliteprospects.com
- Cody Eakin's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database
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