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  Nik Sellers

Nik Sellers

Player Profile


Plymouth, Mich.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 171



Last Team:
Cedar Rapids (USHL)

Freshman (2006-07): Scored his first collegiate goal and added an assist as the Lakers defeated Ohio State 7-6 in overtime (10/14)...Tallied an unassisted goal in a 4-3 overtime loss to Notre Dame (1/12)...Scored the game-winning goal at 17:51 of the third period to give LSSU a 3-2 victory over Ferris State (3/4) during Game 3 of the Lakers' best-of-three Central Collegiate Hockey Association first-round playoff series.

Prior to LSSU: Totaled 15 goals and 26 assists in 59 games for the Cedar Rapids Rough Riders of the United States Junior Hockey League in 2005-06...Led the Rough Riders in game-winning goals...Was a teammate of fellow Laker rookie Steven Kaunisto in Cedar Rapids...Sellers, Kaunisto and Laker Marty Gurnoe were also teammates on the Soo Indians in 2004-05...Sellers led the Indians in points and assists (11-37--48) in 2004-05 and was ranked seventh in the North American Hockey League that season...Played for the Danville Wings (USHL) in 2003-04.

Personal: Son of Joe and Sheryl Sellers...Brother (Joe) played for Ohio State from 1990-94...A 2004 graduate of Canton High School...Planning to major in business management.

All about Nik:
Favorite food: Dad's spaghetti
What I want to do after I graduate (other than play hockey): Become a mortage broker
If I had one wish, it would be: To win the lottery
Favorite thing to do with teammates other than play hockey: Talking in the locker room
Most memorable athletic moment: making the CCHA tournament
Person I would most like to meet: Myself 10 years from now
Favorite NHL team: Detroit Red Wings
Favorite NHL player: Kris Draper
Best part of Taffy Abel Arena: The crowd
Why I chose LSSU: Atmosphere and opportunity
The most important lesson I have learned: Always work hard

Career Statistics
Season G.P. Goals Assists Points PIM
2006-07 33 4 2 6 8

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