Mathieu Garon
Birth Date:January 9, 1978 (36 years old)
Place of Birth:Chandler, Que.
Catches:R
Experience:12 years
Drafted:Drafted by Montreal in 1996 (2/44).
Scouting Report
Assets: Showed an excellent glove hand and a lot of persistence in the crease area. Was a hard worker and displayed the ability to bounce back from adversity. Could take over No. 1 duties from time to time.
Flaws: Didn't handle the pressure of playing major minutes well and generally lacked consistency in his game (especially when made the starter). He was also prone to prolonged slumps.
Career Potential: Quality backup goaltender.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Stanley Cup 2008-09 (Pittsburgh)
Canadian Major Junior Goaltender of the Year 1997-98
Canadian Major Junior First All-Star Team 1997-98
QMJHL Jacques Plante Trophy 1997-98
QMJHL Raymond Lagace Trophy 1995-96
QMJHL First All-Star Team 1997-98

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