|Birth Place:||Calgary, AB, Canada|
|Acquired:||NHL Entry Draft|
|Draft Team & Year:||Montreal Canadiens in 2001|
|Strengths:||Has great size and is strong in
his own end. Has a hard shot, an asset on the power play. Archer is a
|Weaknesses:||Hasn’t put up great offensive
numbers and doesn’t use his size enough. Injuries have slowed his progress.
|Projected Role:||Andrew Archer will likely be a career AHLer.|
Andrew Archer’s best season came 2 years ago when he played 68 games with
the AHL’s Hamilton Bulldogs. During that span, he put up 10 assists and 1
goal for 11 points and 112 PIM. Archer has yet to suit up for the Bulldogs
this season due to injury.