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Matt Cullen
NUMBER: 7 BIRTHDATE: November 2, 1976  (AGE 38)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Virginia, MN, United States
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: ANA / 1996 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (35th overall)
-Is currently day-to-day with a lower-body injury. -Has four assists in his last four games and 11 points (2g-9a) in his last 16 contests. -For his career, has been most productive in the month of March, tallying 117 points (37g-80a) in 223 games played. -Appeared in his 1,205th career NHL on March 14 in L.A, moving him into the Top 100 in games played in NHL history. -Played in his 1,200th career NHL game on March 3 in New Jersey. -His four-game point streak from Feb. 24-March 2 (2g-4a) was his longest point-streak of the season. -His foundation, Cully's Kids, provides financial resources that support children's health care needs, with an emphasis on cancer. -Titles Won: 2006 Stanley Cup (with Head Coach Peter Laviolette)
WCHA Second All-Star Team (1997) Traded to Florida by Anaheim with Pavel Trnka and Anaheim's 4th round choice (James Pemberton) in 2003 Entry Draft for Sandis Ozolinsh and Lance Ward, January 30, 2003. Signed as a free agent by Carolina, August 5, 2004. Signed as a free agent by Cortina (Italy), September 18, 2004. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 1, 2006. Traded to Carolina by NY Rangers for Andrew Hutchinson, Joe Barnes and Carolina's 3rd round choice (Evgeny Grachev) in 2008 Entry Draft, July 17, 2007. Traded to Ottawa by Carolina for Alexandre Picard and Ottawa's 2nd round choice (later traded to Edmonton Edmonton selected Martin Marincin) in 2010 Entry Draft, February 12, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, July 1, 2010. Signed as a free agent by Nashville, July 5, 2013.
Quote of the Day

He scores 50 goals, they go in, they go in, and they go in. And I think, 'Why can't I do that?'

— Capitals forward Brooks Laich on teammate Alex Ovechkin, who scored his 50th goal of the season Tuesday in a 4-2 win vs. the Hurricanes
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