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Nashville Predators Western Conference Central Division
 
Matt Duchene • #95 • RW
6pts in last 3 GP
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:5'11", 195 lbs.
Born:Jan 16, 1991 (31 yrs) in Haliburton, Ont.
Experience:12 years
Drafted:Drafted by Colorado in 2009 (1/3).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2019.
Shoots:L
2022-23 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 23 6 15 21 -1 22 2 0 1 18:11 55 0.91
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Scouting Report
He is on the far side of 30 now but still has the speed that made him the No. 3 pick in the 2009 NHL Draft. Has struggled with high expectations and has rarely been the difference maker expected of a player with his draft pedigree, scoring as many as 30 goals just twice in his first decade in the NHL. Switching to a longer stick has helped his play at both ends of the ice. At his best, hes a speedy scoring winger who can set up teammates enough to keep defenses honest.
Long Range Potential: Speedy, versatile veteran point producer.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL All-Rookie Team 2009-10
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2015-16, 2010-11
OHL Bobby Smith Trophy 2008-09
Olympic Olympic Gold Medal 2014 (Canada)
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