February 19, 1988 |
Mississauga, ON, CAN
|Height||6 ft 4 in (193 cm)|
|Weight||220 lb (100 kg; 15 st 10 lb)|
|NHL Draft||47th overall, 2006
Detroit Red Wings
Shawn Matthias (born February 19, 1988) is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre currently playing for the Vancouver Canucks of the National Hockey League (NHL). Matthias has also previously played in the NHL with the Florida Panthers, having been originally drafted by the Detroit Red Wings in the second round, 47th overall, at the 2006 NHL Entry Draft
Matthias played his major junior ice hockey career with the Belleville Bulls of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) before he was drafted by the Detroit Red Wings in the second round, 47th overall, in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft. During the following season, in 2006–07 season, his rights were traded, along with conditional draft picks, to the Florida Panthers in exchange for Todd Bertuzzi on February 27, 2007.
On January 18, 2008, the Panthers called up Matthias from Belleville. In his second NHL game on January 19, 2008, he scored his first two goals, both against goaltender Brent Johnson of the Washington Capitals.
Regular season and playoffs
|2012–13||EHC Black Wings Linz||EBEL||4||1||2||3||0||—||—||—||—||—|
|Competitor for Canada|
|World Junior Championships|
- "Red Wings acquire Bertuzzi from Panthers". ESPN. 2007-02-27. Retrieved 2010-10-19.
- "Backstrom, Kozlov power Capitals past Panthers". ESPN. 2008-01-19. Retrieved 2008-02-14.
- "Canucks trade Roberto Luongo back to Panthers". The Sports Network. 2014-03-04. Retrieved 2014-03-04.
- "Hats off to Shawn Matthias as Canucks knock off Bruins". Vancouver Sun. 2015-02-13. Retrieved 2015-02-13.