Central Division RANK: 6
Record: 39-39-2 NHL rank: 21

Matt Duchene 9

C
  • Status: In training camp
  • Height: 5'11
  • Weight: 200 lbs.
  • Shoots: L
  • Experience: 7 years
  • Birthdate: Jan 16, 1991
  • Birthplace: Haliburton, Ont.
  • Drafted: Drafted by Colorado in 2009 (1/3).
Season stats
  • Team Avalanche
  • GP 76
  • G 30
  • A 29
  • Pts 59
  • +/- -8
  • PIM 24
  • PPG 8
  • SHG 0
  • GWG 6
  • TOI 18:35
  • S 200
  • PtsPG 0.78

2015-16 Season Stats

GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 76 30 29 59 -8 24 8 0 6 18:35 200 0.78

Scouting Report

Assets:
Is extremely fast and industrious. Plays with fire and passion. Is a capable playmaker with plenty of goal-scoring prowess. Can play wing, where he uses his speed even more to his advantage, or at center.
Flaws:
Sometimes, he tries to do too much because of his impressive skill set, instead of letting the game come to him more naturally. Also, his intense, all-out style can lead to too many injuries.
Career Potential:
Excellent, versatile speed demon.

Career Honors & Awards

League Honor Description
NHL All-Rookie Team 2009-10
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2010-11
OHL Bobby Smith Trophy 2008-09
Olympic Olympic Gold Medal 2014 (Canada)