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Julian Melchiori | Defenseman | #71

Team: Winnipeg Jets
Age / DOB:  (24) / 12/6/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 190
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 3 (87) / ATL

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The Winnipeg Jets have inked Julian Melchiori to a one-year, two-way deal.
Melchiori can earn $600,000 at the NHL level. He had six points and 54 penalty minutes in 70 AHL contests in 2014-15. Mon, Jul 6, 2015 08:16:00 PM

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Julian Melchiori has been summoned from the minors by Winnipeg.

He has skated in 18 games with the St. John's IceCaps of the AHL, where he's posted five assists and 14 penalty minutes.
Thu, Dec 26, 2013 02:52:00 PM

Julian Melchiori was returned to the minors on Sunday.

Jacob Trouba is healthy again so the Jets trimmed their roster by one defenseman. Melchiori hasn't seen any NHL action this season.
Mon, Nov 25, 2013 09:21:00 AM

Julian Melchiori has been re-assigned to St. John's of the AHL.

He will once again anchor the IceCaps' blueline. Melchiori was no longer needed in Winnipeg with the arrivals of Keaton Ellerby and Zach Redmond.
Sun, Nov 3, 2013 02:05:00 PM

Julian Melchiori has been called up by the Winnipeg Jets.

Melchiori has no points and 14 penalty minutes in 10 AHL games this season. The 21-year-old could make his NHL debut on Saturday.
Fri, Nov 1, 2013 05:39:00 PM

Julian Melchiori has been returned to the AHL by Winnipeg.

He didn't play with the Jets during his brief NHL stint.
Wed, Feb 27, 2013 01:50:00 PM

Winnipeg Jets recall D Julian Melchiori from AHL St. John’s.

Melchiori will take the place of Zach Redmond, who was cut in practice Thursday and had to be rushed to the hospital for emergency surgery. Melchiori has four assists and a minus-3 rating in 33 AHL games this season.
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 09:48:00 AM

Jets' prospect Julian Melchiori spent the summer training with NHLers Jeff Skinner, Steven Stamkos and James Neal under the supervision of fitness guru and ex-NHLer Gary Roberts.

The result: increased strength, more speed and an 11-pound weight loss. Melchirori is preparing for the AHL's St. Johns' season opener and hopes to make an impression on the Jets' coaching staff. Although his scoring numbers from junior hockey are modest, he did blossom with 17 assists in 26 games after he was traded to Oshawa late last season. Melchiori might be worth keeping an eye on when NHL training camps finally open.
Sat, Oct 6, 2012 10:51:00 AM

Julian Melchiori has inked a three-year entry level contract with the Winnipeg Jets.

Melchiori has two goals and 36 points in 60 OHL games this season. He was originally selected by the then Atlanta Thrashers with the 87th overall pick in the 2010 NHL entry draft.
Fri, Mar 16, 2012 04:06:00 PM

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