|Assets:||Owns an excellent point shot, which he uses to create a lot of offensive chances in all situations. Also has good size for the blueline position.|
|Flaws:||Doesn't have enough of a physical element to his game, which can limit his overall effectiveness at the National Hockey League level.|
|Career Potential:||Offensive defenseman with upside.|
|CCHA||Second All-Star Team||2011-12|
|9/29/2014||Assigned to the Worcester Sharks (AHL).|
|7/10/2014||Re-signed as a restricted free agent by the San Jose Sharks to a two-year contract.|
|6/30/2014||San Jose Sharks tendered a qualifying offer.|
|4/14/2014||Recalled from the Worcester Sharks (AHL).|
|3/24/2014||Assigned to the Worcester Sharks (AHL).|
|2/26/2014||Recalled from the Worcester Sharks (AHL).|
|2/06/2014||Assigned to the Worcester Sharks (AHL).|
|2/02/2014||Recalled from the Worcester Sharks (AHL).|
|1/19/2014||Assigned to the Worcester Sharks (AHL).|
|1/09/2014||Recalled from the Worcester Sharks (AHL).|
|9/30/2013||Assigned to Worcester (AHL).|
|3/31/2013||Recalled from Worcester (AHL).|
|1/18/2013||Assigned to Worcester (AHL).|
|1/13/2013||Recalled from Worcester (AHL).|
|9/17/2012||Assigned to Worcester (AHL).|
|3/30/2012||Signed by the San Jose Sharks to an entry-level contract.|
|3/30/2012||Signed as a free agent by the San Jose Sharks.|
Sharks ink Matt Tennyson | 07/11/2014 9:29 AM
NewsSan Jose agrees to a two-year deal with Matt Tennyson.
ImpactTennyson had seven goals and 21 points in 54 AHL games in 2013-14. He also had two assists in four games with the Sharks.
San Jose calls up Matt Tennyson | 02/26/2014 11:55 AM
NewsMatt Tennyson has been summoned by the San Jose Sharks.
Sharks.nhl.com on Twitter
ImpactTennyson has been called up previously this season, but hasn't played in a 2013-14 game yet for San Jose. He has five goals and 16 points in 44 AHL contests.
Sharks recall Matt Tennyson from the minors | 02/03/2014 9:57 AM
NewsThe San Jose Sharks have recalled defenseman Matt Tennyson from the minors.
ImpactTennyson had a cup of coffee with the Sharks last month, spending 10 days with the team but not getting into a game. He could replace the injured Jason Demers tonight. Tennyson had five goals and 15 points in 37 games with Worcester of the AHL before his recall and was a minus-17.
Sharks send Matt Tennyson back to AHL | 01/19/2014 5:50 PM
NewsThe San Jose Sharks demoted Matt Tennyson to the AHL on Sunday.
San Jose Sharks
ImpactHe's not an impact fantasy guy so JFYI.
Sharks recall D Matt Tennyson | 01/09/2014 2:35 PM
NewsMatt Tennyson has been called up by San Jose.
Kevin Kurz on Twitter
ImpactHe was brought up as insurance because Matt Irwin is out with an upper-body injury.
Sharks call up Matt Tennyson | 03/30/2013 8:28 PM
NewsMatt Tennyson has been recalled by the Sharks.
Kevin Kurz on Twitter
ImpactThe 22-year-old blueliner won't be in the lineup Saturday night, though. He has 27 points in 60 games this season in the AHL.
|Penalty Minutes||2||2012-13 (SJ)|
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