February 27, 1994 |
Pointe-Claire, QC, CAN
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Weight||179 lb (81 kg; 12 st 11 lb)|
|NHL team (P)
Boston College (HE)
Dubuque Fighting Saints (USHL)
|NHL Draft||23rd overall, 2012
Michael Matheson (born February 27, 1994) is a Canadian ice hockey defenceman. He is currently playing with the Boston College Eagles men's ice hockey team. Matheson was drafted by the Florida Panthers in the first round (23rd overall) of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.
Matheson led the Dubuque Fighting Saints defencemen in scoring in 2011–12, and committed to play with Boston College for 2012–13. He has cited an ability to develop better in the USHL and at college as his motivation for leaving his native Quebec. Following his freshman year at Boston College, Matheson was named to Hockey East's All-Rookie Team.
Regular season and playoffs
|2009–10||Lac Saint-Louis Lions||QMAAA||30||5||6||11||33||17||6||7||13||10|
|2010–11||Lac Saint-Louis Lions||QMAAA||35||14||24||38||72||15||7||18||25||16|
|2011–12||Dubuque Fighting Saints||USHL||53||11||16||27||84||5||4||1||5||4|
- Odebralski, Glenn (22 June 2012). "Adding To The Blueline With Matheson". Florida Panthers.
- "HOCKEY EAST ANNOUNCES 2013 PRO AMBITIONS ALL-ROOKIE TEAM". Hockey East. 22 March 2013.
- Mike Matheson's career statistics at EliteProspects.com
- Mike Matheson's career statistics at The Internet Hockey Database
|Awards and achievements|
|Florida Panthers' first round draft pick