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Richard Matvichuk # - D

  • Age: 41
  • DOB: 1973/02/05
  • POB: Edmonton, Alta, Canada
  • Height: 6-3 Weight: 215lbs
  • Shoots: L
  • NHL Seasons: 14
  • Drafted by MinnesotaNS in 1991 (1/8).

Honours and Awards

1998-99NHL - Stanley Cup
1991-92WHL - Bill Hunter Trophy (Top Defensemen)
1991-92WHL - East First All-Star Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2008/10/06Released by the Columbus Blue Jackets.
2008/09/16Invited to training camp by the Columbus Blue Jackets.
2007/11/06Assigned to Lowell (AHL).
2007/04/08Missed 81 games (back injury).
2006/10/03Back injury, sidelined indefinitely.
2006/04/18Missed 3 games (groin).
2006/04/11Groin, day-to-day.
2006/04/01Missed 14 games (back injury).
2006/03/02Back injury, sidelined indefinitely.
2005/02/02NHL lockout: Signed with the HC Slovan Bratislava of the Slovak Republic Extraleague.
2004/07/12Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the New Jersey Devils.
2004/04/07Missed the last game of the regular season (personal reasons).
2004/04/04Personal reasons, day-to-day.
2003/12/17Missed 4 games (knee injury).
2003/12/07Knee injury, day-to-day.
2003/11/30Missed 1 game (flu).
2003/11/29Flu, day-to-day.
2003/11/12Missed 1 game (knee injury).
2003/11/08Knee injury, day-to-day.
2003/08/14Re-signed by the Dallas Stars.
2003/06/26Dallas Stars tendered a qualifying offer.
2003/02/21Missed 14 games (fractured fibula).
2003/02/15Fractured fibula, day-to-day.
2003/01/12Fractured fibula, mid-February.
2003/01/11Left ankle injury, left Saturday's game.
2001/02/09Missed 3 games (broken jaw).
2001/01/26Broken jaw, sidelined indefinitely.

Trades

2004/07/12Signed as an unrestricted free agent by the New Jersey Devils.
1993/06/09Rights transferred to the Dallas Stars after the Minnesota North Stars franchise relocated.
1991/06/09Drafted by the Minnesota North Stars in the 1st round (8th overall) in 1991.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2007-08LowellAHL42134-200-0--40---
2006-07New JerseyNHL1000-10000000NaN-
2005-06New JerseyNHL621101120000040432.33-
2004-05Did not play---------------
2003-04DallasNHL751202100701136851.18-
2002-03DallasNHL6815610001158591.69-
2001-02DallasNHL82912211141012521098.26-
2000-01DallasNHL784162052400162854.71-
1999-00DallasNHL70421257060-142735.48-
1998-99DallasNHL643912231101051545.56-
1997-98DallasNHL743151870-0-063714.23-
1996-97DallasNHL57571210120087836.02-
1995-96DallasNHL736162240300171817.41-
1994-95DallasNHL14022-7000001421.00-
1994-95KalamazooIHL17066-90-0-01637.00-
1993-94DallasNHL250331000002218.00-
1993-94KalamazooIHL438172504-0-1841067.55-
1992-93MinnesotaNHL53235-81000026513.92-
1992-93KalamazooIHL301110-0-069.00-
1991-92SaskatoonWHL58144054------126---
1990-91SaskatoonWHL68133649------117---
1989-90SaskatoonWHL5682432------126---
TotalNHL79639139178468-2-76248334.68-
TotalAHL42134-200-0--40---
TotalIHL6382432-84-0-11061525.26-
TotalWHL18235100135------369---

Career Playoff Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPGAPTS+/-PPGPPASHGSHAGWGPIMShotsPCTHits
2007-08LowellAHL--------------
2006-07New JerseyNHL9000-4000-0100NaN-
2005-06New JerseyNHL700050000041.00-
2004-05Did not play---------------
2003-04DallasNHL5011-40000085.00-
2002-03DallasNHL12033100000812.00-
2001-02DallasNHL--------------
2000-01DallasNHL10000-20-0-0148.00-
1999-00DallasNHL2325770-0-0141910.53-
1998-99DallasNHL2215640-0-020263.85-
1997-98DallasNHL1611220-0-014205.00-
1996-97DallasNHL7011-10-0-0208.00-
1995-96DallasNHL--------------
1994-95DallasNHL5022-30-0-046.00-
1994-95KalamazooIHL--------------
1993-94DallasNHL7112-21-0-012147.14-
1993-94KalamazooIHL--------------
1992-93MinnesotaNHL--------------
1992-93KalamazooIHL--------------
1991-92SaskatoonWHL221910------61---
1990-91SaskatoonWHL--------------
1989-90SaskatoonWHL102810------16---
TotalNHL1235192431-0-01281194.20-
TotalWHL3231720------77---

Legend:

GP - games played
G - goals
A - assists
PTS - points
+/- - plus minus
PPG - power play goals
PPA - power play assists
SHG - short handed goals
SHA - short handed assists
GWG - game winning goals
PIM - penalties in minutes
PCT - shooting percentage


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