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Drayson Bowman | Winger | #38

Team: Montreal Canadiens
Age / DOB:  (29) / 3/8/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 195
Drafted: 2007 / Rd. 3 (72) / CAR
Contract: view contract details

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Drayson Bowman has agreed to terms with Dusseldorf of the German league.
Bowman had two goals and four points in 16 games with the AHL's Charlotte Checkers this season. The 26-year-old forward is a veteran of 179 career NHL games. Mon, Dec 21, 2015 11:52:00 AM

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The Montreal Canadiens will not make Drayson Bowman a qualifying offer.

That means that Bowman will become an unrestricted free-agent. The 26-year-old played in just three games with the Canadiens this year and he didn't register any points. He did score 14 goals and 33 points in the AHL with the Hamilton Bulldogs.
Sun, Jun 28, 2015 05:01:00 PM

The Montreal Canadiens have assigned Drayson Bowman to the Hamilton Bulldogs of the AHL.

Bowman has no points in three games this season. The 25-year-old is nothing more than organizational depth at this point.
Sun, Dec 7, 2014 02:41:00 PM

Drayson Bowman has been sent down to the AHL.

He was a healthy scratch for the last two games. Bowman has seen limited time in three games with Montreal this season and doesn't have any fantasy value.
Mon, Nov 24, 2014 03:50:00 PM

Drayson Bowman has been called up by Montreal.

He didn't see any action with the Canadiens during his last recall. Bowman was sent to the minors on Sunday.
Mon, Nov 10, 2014 06:03:00 PM

Drayson Bowman has been reassigned to the AHL.

He didn't play with the Canadiens during his NHL stint. Bowman has two goals and six points in 11 games in the minors with Hamilton this year.
Mon, Nov 10, 2014 10:33:00 AM

The Montreal Canadiens recalled Drayson Bowman from the AHL on Saturday.

He's expected to join with the team this afternoon, so it's not out of the question that he can play against the Minnesota Wild, if needed. Bowman has six points in 11 AHL games so far this season. In 176 career NHL games, he has 33 points and 53 PIM.
Sat, Nov 8, 2014 03:05:00 PM

Drayson Bowman has been placed on waivers by the Washington Capitals.

Montreal inked him to a one-year, two-way contract on Thursday. He'll come with a $575,000 annual cap hit if he plays in the NHL. He had four goals and 12 points in 70 games with Carolina in 2013-14 and we wouldn't be shocked if someone claims him.
Fri, Oct 3, 2014 03:08:00 PM

Drayson Bowman signed a one-year, two-way contract with Montreal on Thursday.

According to, Bowman will earn $575,000 at the NHL level and $150,000 in the AHL. He dressed in 70 games with the Carolina Hurricanes last season and he posted just 12 points.
Fri, Oct 3, 2014 09:11:00 AM

Drayson Bowman scored a goal and added an assist for the Canadiens in a 3-2 preseason win over Boston Tuesday night.

Bowman is with the Habs on a tryout basis, but has NHL experience so his chances of making the team are decent. Jiri Sekac and Christian Thomas also scored goals for the Canadiens in the win. Dustin Tokarski and Joey MacDonald split playing time on goal equally in the win.
Tue, Sep 23, 2014 10:33:00 PM

Drayson Bowman has reportedly been invited to attend Montreal's training camp on a tryout basis.

He suited up in 70 games with the Carolina Hurricanes last season. Bowman had four goals, 12 points and 80 shots during that span.
Wed, Sep 3, 2014 09:37:00 AM

Drayson Bowman (illness) returned to action on Tuesday April 8.

Bowman was out for two straight games. He had no points or shots on goal in 10:40 minutes in his return.
Wed, Apr 9, 2014 02:42:00 AM

Drayson Bowman (illness) was kept out of Thursday's game against Dallas.

Bowman has four goals and 11 points in 66 games in 2013-14. The 25-year-old isn't expected to ever have much fantasy value.
Fri, Apr 4, 2014 09:42:00 AM

Drayson Bowman notched the lone goal for Carolina in its 4-1 loss to Montreal on Saturday night.

Bowman scored the game's first goal early in the second period, but that was all the Hurricanes could muster. The 24-year-old is nothing but a depth player with very limited offensive upside. He has four goals and 11 points. Riley Nash and Justin Faulk had the assists.
Sat, Feb 8, 2014 08:48:00 PM

Drayson Bowman had an assist in Carolina's 2-1 loss on Tuesday.

Bowman now has three goals and 10 points in 48 games this season. He's already set a new career-high in terms of games played and he's likely to beat his personal single-season record of 13 points as well.
Wed, Feb 5, 2014 09:29:00 AM

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