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Matt Puempel
#73

Position: RW
Date of Birth: 01/24/1993
Height: 6' 1"   Weight: 205 lbs
Shoots: L
Birthplace: Essex, Ontario
Drafted: Ottawa's 1st choice, 24th overall, in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft
Last Amateur Team: 2012-13 Kitchener (OHL)

Biography:
 
 
 
 

First season as a Griffin...Fifth year pro...Traded by New York to Detroit in exchange for Ryan Sproul, 10/21/17...Assigned by Detroit, 10/21/17.

Career Highlights: Scored his first NHL hat trick, 12/29/16 at ARI, notching all three goals on the power play...Made his NHL debut with Ottawa, 2/21/15 at FLA...Scored his first NHL goal, 3/10/15 vs. BOS...Set career highs in games played, goals, points and PIM with Binghamton in 2013-14...Tied for sixth in the AHL with 30 goals in 2013-14...Named the OHL Rookie of the Year and to the Canadian Major Junior All-Rookie Team in 2010 after leading all first-year OHL skaters with 64 points.

Career Stats

      Regular Season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A PTS PIM GP G A PTS PIM
2009-10 Peterborough OHL 59 33 31 64 43 4 1 1 2 6
2010-11 Peterborough OHL 55 34 35 69 49 -- -- -- -- --
2011-12 Peterborough OHL 30 17 16 33 31 -- -- -- -- --
  Binghamton AHL 9 1 0 1 2 -- -- -- -- --
2012-13 Kitchener OHL 51 35 12 47 43 10 3 4 7 10
  Binghamton AHL 2 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 2 0
2013-14 Binghamton AHL 74 30 18 48 94 1 0 0 0 0
2014-15 Binghamton AHL 51 12 20 32 31 -- -- -- -- --
  Ottawa NHL 13 2 1 3 8 -- -- -- -- --
2015-16 Ottawa NHL 26 2 1 3 9 -- -- -- -- --
  Binghamton AHL 34 17 13 30 15 -- -- -- -- --
2016-17 Ottawa NHL 13 0 0 0 7 -- -- -- -- --
  New York Rangers NHL 27 6 3 9 4 -- -- -- -- --
  NHL TOTALS 79 10 5 15 28 0 0 0 0 0
  AHL TOTALS 170 60 51 119 142 4 2 0 2 0
  PRO TOTALS 249 70 56 134 170 4 2 0 2 0

 

Goalies

# Name POS
30 Tom McCollum G
31 Jared Coreau G
34 Justin Fazio G

Defensemen

# Name POS
2 Joe Hicketts D
4 Libor Sulak D
5 Robbie Russo D
9 Vili Saarijarvi D
13 Filip Hronek D
17 Marcus Crawford D
18 Brian Lashoff D
20 Dan Renouf D
44 Dennis Cholowski D
52 Dylan McIlrath D

Forwards

# Name POS
10 Ben Street C
15 Turner Elson C/LW
19 Luke Esposito C/LW
23 Dominic Turgeon C
25 Axel Holmstrom C/LW
26 Eric Tangradi LW
28 Matt Lorito LW
45 Colin Campbell RW
47 Corey Elkins C
55 Matthew Ford RW
65 Dominik Shine RW
73 Matt Puempel RW
77 Evgeny Svechnikov RW