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Matt Stajan  #18

NUMBER: 18 BIRTHDATE: December 19, 1983  (AGE 31)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Mississauga, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 192 DRAFTED: TOR / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (57th overall)
2014-15 HIGHLIGHTS: Had his first multi-goal and multi-point game of the year with two markers on Jan. 9 vs. FLA... had an assist and was +1 at SJS on Jan. 17... picked up an assist on Feb. 12 at LAK... notched a goal and was +1 vs. ANA on Feb. 20... missed Feb. 24 - Mar. 5 for family reasons... scored and was a +1 on Mar. 6 at DET... recorded an assist at OTT on Mar. 8... matched a career-high with a pair of goals on Mar. 11 vs. ANA... had an assist at NSH on Mar. 29... PLAYOFFS: Won 10 of 14 face-offs (71%) at VAN on Apr. 15... recorded his first NHL postseason point (assist) on Apr. 23 at VAN... scored his first NHL playoff goal, the game winning and series-clinching goal, adding two assists and a +3 vs. VAN on Apr. 25...
Recorded an assist in his first professional game (April 4, 2003 vs. Manitoba-AHL). Scored a goal in his first NHL game (April 5, 2003 vs. Ottawa). Traded to Calgary by Toronto with Niklas Hagman, Jamal Mayers and Ian White for Dion Phaneuf, Fredrik Sjostrom and Keith Aulie, January 31, 2010.
Quote of the Day

We have no doubt how he can play. You don't, with four teams that are left, you're not getting here without good goaltending. All great goalies left, and [Bishop] is a top-tier goaltender in this league and he's shown it.

— Lightning coach Jon Cooper on goalie Ben Bishop, who shut out the Rangers in Game 5