24 Matt Read

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Name
Matt Read
Nationality
can Canada
Position
Forward
Date of Birth
June 14, 1986
Hometown
Ilderton, ON
Age
31
Height
5'10"
Weight
185
Current Team
LV
  • Years Pro: 7th Season
  • Twitter: @MReader24
  • 2016-17 Stats:
  • Philadelphia (NHL) 63 games, 10g, 9a, 19pts, 8pim

— Returned on loan to Lehigh Valley on November 22, 2017
— Double-digit goals in five of six NHL seasons. Career-high 24 goals and 47 points during 2011-12 campaign
— Signed four-year, $14.5 million contract extension with Philadelphia on September 30, 2013
— Led all NHL rookies with 24 goals during 2011-12. Finished fourth among NHL rookies with 47 points
— First NHL Goal: October 8, 2011, Philadelphia at New Jersey (second NHL game) (against Martin Brodeur)
— NHL Debut: October 6, 2011, Philadelphia at Boston
— First Pro Goal: March 26, 2011, Adirondack vs. WB/Scranton (second professional game)
— Pro Debut: March 25, 2011, Adirondack vs. Hershey
— Signed three-year contract as a free agent with Philadelphia on March 24, 2011
— Four-year career at Bemidji State University (2007-11): 147 games, 65 goals, 78 assists, 143 points, 153 penalty minutes