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Michael Matheson
Michael Matheson
Defenseman  - FLA
Number: 56
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 192
Shoots: Left
Born: Feb 27, 1994  (Age 22)
Birthplace: Pointe-claire, QC, Canada
Drafted: FLA / 2012 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (23rd overall) PROSPECT BIO
2016 Playoffs: Led FLA with six shots, game five ECQF, Apr. 22 vs. NYI...Recorded first career point (assist) and two blocked shots in 17:22 TOI, game three of ECQF, Apr. 17 at NYI...Made NHL playoff debut in game two of ECQF, Apr. 15 vs. NYI. 2015-16: Logged career-high 22:01 TOI, Apr. 9 vs. CAR...Recalled by FLA on emergency basis, Apr. 8...Made NHL debut, recording one shot, one hit and two PIM in 14:47 TOI on Feb. 20 vs. WPG...Recalled from POR on Feb. 19...Recorded 14 points (5-9-14) and a plus-14 rating with POR...Recorded OT-GWG on Feb. 13 at WBS...Scored first pro goal Oct. 24 at ALB ...Playing in first full professional season. Notes: @MMatheson7...Attended Boston College (2012-15)...Served as BC Captain (2014-15).

Hockey East All-Rookie Team (2013) Hockey East First All-Star Team (2014) NCAA East Second All-American Team (2014)

 
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