Mathieu Garon

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  • Height: 6'1
  • Weight: 198 lbs.
  • Catches: R
  • Experience: 12 years
  • Birthdate: Jan 9, 1978
  • Birthplace: Chandler, Que.
  • Drafted: Drafted by Montreal in 1996 (2/44).
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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