Atlantic Division RANK: 1
Record: 47-26-11 NHL rank: 7
Matt Taormina#51 • D
- Status: In training camp
- Height: 5'10
- Weight: 188 lbs.
- Shoots: L
- Experience: 5 years
- Birthdate: Oct 20, 1986
- Birthplace: Warren, MI
- Drafted: Signed by New Jersey in 2010.
- Acquired: Acquired as a free agent in 2017.
|Skates well and possesses a lot of offensive acumen from the back end, especially at lower levels. Is a good puck-moving blueliner who is good in transition.|
|At only 5-10, 182 pounds, he is undersized for the defense position at the National Hockey League level. Also, he's not great without the puck (defensively).|
Career Honors & Awards
|AHL||Eddie Shore Trophy||2016-17|
|AHL||First All-Star Team||2016-17|
|HE||Second All-Star Team||2007-08|
|NAHL||Rookie of the Year||2004-05|
|NAHL||Second All-Star Team||2004-05|