Future Fish Friday: Mason Carter

This week’s Future Fish Friday features Mason Carter, a product of the Rockland Nationals Midget AAA. From Embrun, ON, Carter was selected in the 11th round, 208th overall in this year’s OHL Priority Selection.

Name: Mason Carter
Birthday: March 8, 2002
Height: 6’1
Weight: 176 pounds
Shoots: Left
Position: Defence
Previous Team: Rockland Nationals
Hometown: Embrun, ON

During the 2017-18 season, Carter registered 18 points (six goals, 12 assists) in 35 games. Rockland Nationals coach Chabot describes Carter as a “hard-working defenceman that plays well at both ends of the ice. He is very strong and smart with the puck and has very good footwork”. Scouts add that Carter is “dependable in all game situations and defensively physical with good stick-use and body positioning.”

This or That?


  • Favourite Pet: Dog
  • Favourite Coffee Shop: Tim Hortons
  • Favourite Gaming Console: PlayStation
  • Favourite Social Media Platform: Twitter
  • What Do you Pour First, Milk or Cereal: Cereal
  • What Tastes Better, Coke or Pepsi: Coke
  • What are you, Early Bird or Night Owl: Early Bird
  • Favourite Breakfast Meat: Bacon
  • Does Pineapple belong on Pizza: No
  • Favourite Music Genre: Hip Hop
  • Netflix or YouTube Videos: YouTube Videos
  • Shower or Bath: Shower
  • Tea or Coffee: Tea
  • City or Countryside: Countryside
  • Pen or Pencil: Pencil
  • Favourite TV Series: Friends
  • Colour Tape: White
  • Favourite Place to Visit: Europe
  • Three (3) Words That Describe you: Determined, Humble, Stud
  • Favourite Movie to Watch on the Road: Step Brothers
  • Favourite Athlete Growing Up: Ovechkin
  • Hidden Talent: Clarinet
  • Pre-Game Superstitions: Double bow with my skate laces
  • Biggest Inspiration: Brent Burns
  • Songs on Pre-Game Playlist: Party don’t stop and Drake songs
  • Pre/Post Game Rituals: Pre-Game: look at ice and visualize what I’m going to do during them     game
  • Post-Game: cool down with my team and listen to music with good vibes
  • Favourite Hobby Off Ice: Training in the gym
  • Favourite Sport Besides Hockey: Soccer
  • Biggest Pet Peeve: Sticky Hands
  • If You Had Super Powers What Would They Be: Being able to fly and to read people’s minds
  • Favourite Board Game: Trouble
  • Nickname: Cartsy, Carts, Mas
  • What Celebrity Would You Choose to Have Lunch With: Selena Gomez
  • Go to Karaoke Song: 0 to 100-Drake
  • Greatest Achievement: Best Athlete in middle school
  • If You Could Rule the World for One Day, What Would You Ban: Cellphones
  • Favourite Ice-Cream Flavour: Strawberry
  • Favourite Quote/Saying: “Play to win, don’t play not to lose”
  • Lucky Charm: I need one

We will continue to profile a new prospect every Friday this summer. Don’t miss next week’s profile on Joe Ranger.

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