Joel Messner Boston Bruins logo

Age 27 Mar 11, 1994
Lorette CAN
Defense shoots right
6'2" 188 cm
207 lbs 94 kg
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Transaction History
Dec 4, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (ankle) stopped 15 of 18 shots in a conditioning start for AHL Colorado on Friday, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey Now reports.
Dec 1, 2021 Assigned Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (ankle) has been sent to AHL Colorado on a long-term conditioning assignment.
Nov 30, 2021 Assigned Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (ankle) will be assigned to AHL Colorado on a conditioning loan, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Nov 29, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (ankle) will join the Avs for their five-game road trip, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Nov 23, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (ankle) remains out and will not suit up Wednesday vs. Anaheim or Friday at Dallas, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Nov 21, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (ankle) was at practice and taking shots Sunday for the first time since getting injured, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Oct 25, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (ankle) is still considered week-to-week but is progressing in his recovery, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Oct 12, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | The Avalanche clarified Tuesday that Francouz's lower-body injury is a sprained ankle, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Oct 7, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz is expected to be sidelined for 3-4 weeks with a lower-body injury, (NHL).com's Rick Sadowski reports. The 31-year-old netminder has also been placed on injured reserve.
Oct 6, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | The Avalanche are encouraged about the condition Francouz's lower-body injury, Adrian Dater of Colorado Hockey Now reports.
Oct 5, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz left Tuesday's contest versus the Golden Knights with an apparent lower-body injury, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Oct 5, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz is expected to protect the home goal in Tuesday's preseason game versus the Golden Knights, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Sep 28, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz is protecting the road goal Tuesday versus the Golden Knights, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Jul 29, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (lower body) is slated to be healthy for training camp in the fall according to general manager Joe Sakic, Altitude Sports Radio reports.
Apr 13, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (lower body) has undergone surgery and won't be ready to return in 2020-21, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Apr 10, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (lower body) isn't expected to return this season, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Feb 22, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Head coach Jared Bednar said Monday that Francouz (lower body) is still out "long-term," Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Feb 4, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | The Avalanche placed Francouz (lower body) on long-term injured reserve Thursday, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Feb 2, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Colorado head coach Jared Bednar described Francouz (lower body) as week-to-week, Scott MacDonald of Colorado Hockey Now reports.
Jan 30, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (lower body) remains without a timetable for his return to action, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Jan 27, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (lower body) was placed on injured reserve Wednesday, per PuckPedia.
Jan 26, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (lower body) won't dress for Tuesday's game versus the Sharks, Rick Sadowski of (NHL).com reports.
Jan 24, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (lower body) won't suit up for Sunday's game versus the Ducks, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
Jan 22, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (lower body) won't dress for Friday's game versus the Ducks, Andy Vernier of the Avalanche's official site reports.
Jan 21, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (lower body) won't dress for Thursday's clash with the Kings.
Jan 20, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz is battling a lower-body injury, Scott MacDonald of Colorado Hockey Now reports.
Jan 19, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz (undisclosed) is day-to-day and won't suit up for Tuesday's game against the Kings, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Jan 10, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Francouz is expected to start the season as Philipp Grubauer's backup in Wednesday's game against the Blues, Rick Sadowski of (NHL).com reports.
Jan 3, 2021 Colorado Avalanche | Pavel Francouz | Coach Jared Bednar said Sunday that Francouz (hip/knee) required offseason surgery but is healthy for training camp, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Sep 19, 2018 Assigned Boston Bruins | assigned D Joel Messner to Providence (AHL).
Regular Season Stats

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Career Stats
Season Team League GP G A TP PIM TOI GF% DFF% Rel DFF% CF% Rel CF% G60 P60 Playoffs GP G A TP PIM
2010-2011 Eastman Selects U18 AAA MU18HL 4 9 11 20 20 Playoffs 5 1 0 1 0
2010-2011 Selkirk Steelers MJHL 3 0 1 1 0 Playoffs 3 1 0 1 0
2011-2012 Selkirk Steelers MJHL 48 1 6 7 38 Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0
2012-2013 Selkirk Steelers MJHL 60 5 21 26 40
2013-2014 Selkirk Steelers MJHL 54 9 44 53 28 Playoffs 5 1 1 2 0
2014-2015 Univ. of Nebraska-Omaha NCAA 39 0 6 6 29
2015-2016 Univ. of Nebraska-Omaha NCAA 26 0 5 5 6
2016-2017 Univ. of Nebraska-Omaha NCAA 34 2 6 8 16
2017-2018 Univ. of Nebraska-Omaha NCAA 36 5 18 23 32
2018-2019 Atlanta Gladiators ECHL 27 6 12 18 18
2018-2019 Providence Bruins AHL 32 1 6 7 18
2019-2020 Atlanta Gladiators ECHL 59 8 29 37 43
2020-2021 Jacksonville Icemen ECHL 4 1 2 3 0
2020-2021 Providence Bruins AHL 16 1 2 3 10
2021-2022 HC Innsbruck ICEHL 19 7 8 15 20
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