Jacob Graves (D)
Graves is currently in his fifth year as a pro. A native of Barrie, Ontario, the 6-foot-2, 190-pound blueliner adds an element of physicality to the Thunder back-end. He turned pro in 2016-17, playing in 19 games with the American Hockey League’s Cleveland Monsters. He also played in nine games that season for the Cincinnati Cyclones. In 2017-18, he appeared in 23 games for the Monsters as well as 24 games for the Quad City Mallards. Overall, he has played in 138 professional games, collecting 23 points (9g, 14a) and 193 penalty minutes.
Prior to turning pro, Graves played five seasons in the Ontario Hockey League with Mississauga, Kingston, Oshawa and London. In 2015-16, he won a Memorial Cup with the London Knights. Overall, he saw action in 281 junior games, potting 42 points (3g, 39a) and racked up 452 penalty minutes.