Matt Ryan a.k.a. "Matthew Ryan"

Player Facts
  • Position
    C/LW
  • Height
    5'11" / 180 cm
  • Weight
    181 lbs / 82 kg
  • Shoots
    R
  • Status
    Retired
  • Highlights
    1-time Norwegian Champion 1
    1-time OHL Champion 1

A right-handed center, Ryan is an terrific skater and puckhandler. Uses his speed to get away from opponents and find open ice in the attacking zone. Will fight hard for space despite his modest size.
- Erik K. Piri, EP (2009)

Team Staff profile of Matt Ryan also available

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2000-01 Wexford Raiders OPJHL 42 20 13 33 44 |
2001-02 Niagara Univ. NCAA 32 7 12 19 32 |
2002-03 Niagara Univ. NCAA 9 6 2 8 14 |
Guelph Storm OHL 48 14 11 25 34 -7 | Playoffs 11 2 7 9 0 1
2003-04 Guelph Storm “A” OHL 68 42 35 77 63 30 | Playoffs 22 8 11 19 24 11
2004-05 Manchester Monarchs AHL 77 9 15 24 59 -7 | Playoffs 6 0 1 1 4 -3
2005-06 Manchester Monarchs AHL 68 12 12 24 79 4 | Playoffs 7 1 1 2 8 -3
Los Angeles Kings NHL 12 0 1 1 2 -4 |
2006-07 Manchester Monarchs AHL 56 8 16 24 50 13 | Playoffs 16 3 5 8 13 -1
2007-08 Manchester Monarchs AHL 65 8 6 14 74 -4 | Playoffs 4 0 1 1 2 1
2008-09 Augsburger Panther DEL 25 11 7 18 57 -5 | Playoffs 4 2 1 3 8 1
2009-10 Augsburger Panther DEL 54 13 25 38 64 -6 | Playoffs 9 0 1 1 6 -1
2010-11 Villacher SV EBEL 54 10 20 30 65 -2 | Playoffs 10 0 2 2 16 0
2011-12 IK Oskarshamn Allsvenskan 50 6 21 27 48 4 | Qualification 6 1 2 3 4 -1
2012-13 Milano Rossoblu Italy 38 9 15 24 46 |
Stavanger Oilers Norway 8 4 4 8 6 1 | Playoffs 17 6 4 10 43 10
2013-14 Nottingham Panthers EIHL 49 14 32 46 42 | Playoffs 2 0 0 0 0
2014-15 Dundee Stars EIHL 18 3 7 10 14 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2003-04 Guelph Storm “A” M-Cup 3 1 0 1 4 -3 |
2013-14 Nottingham Panthers Continental Cup 6 2 0 2 31 2 |
Nottingham Panthers EIHL Cup 14 5 11 16 12 |
2014-15 Dundee Stars EIHL Cup 8 3 4 7 12 |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2014-15 Dundee Stars EIHL Player-Asst. Coach Retired due to personal reasons on 26th November
2017-18 Boston Bruins NHL Scout Amateur Scout
Player Career Totals
League GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 266 37 49 86 0.32 262 6 | 33 4 8 12 0.36 27 -6
Allsvenskan 50 6 21 27 0.54 48 4 | 6 1 2 3 0.50 4 -1
Continental Cup 6 2 0 2 0.33 31 2 |
DEL 79 24 32 56 0.71 121 -11 | 13 2 2 4 0.31 14 0
EBEL 54 10 20 30 0.56 65 -2 | 10 0 2 2 0.20 16 0
EIHL 67 17 39 56 0.84 56 0 | 2 0 0 0 0.00 0 0
EIHL Cup 22 8 15 23 1.05 24 0 |
Italy 38 9 15 24 0.63 46 0 |
M-Cup 3 1 0 1 0.33 4 -3 |
NCAA 41 13 14 27 0.66 46 0 |
NHL 12 0 1 1 0.08 2 -4 |
Norway 8 4 4 8 1.00 6 1 | 17 6 4 10 0.59 43 10
OHL 116 56 46 102 0.88 97 23 | 33 10 18 28 0.85 24 12
OPJHL 42 20 13 33 0.79 44 0 |
Career Highlights
Season
Awards by season
Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
11/26/2014
11/26/2014 Confirmed Dundee Stars Retired
08/13/2014
08/13/2014 Confirmed Nottingham Panthers Dundee Stars
07/17/2013
07/17/2013 Confirmed Stavanger Oilers Nottingham Panthers
01/27/2013
01/27/2013 Confirmed Milano Stavanger Oilers
07/16/2012
07/16/2012 Confirmed IK Oskarshamn Milano
09/07/2011
09/07/2011 Confirmed Villacher SV IK Oskarshamn
06/15/2010
06/15/2010 Confirmed Augsburger Panther Villacher SV
04/10/2009
04/10/2009 Extension Augsburger Panther Augsburger Panther
02/10/2009
02/10/2009 Confirmed No team Augsburger Panther
Player Biography and Trivia

Cult/Star player for Guelph Storm

Career transactions
- 2010-06-15 • Signed to a one-year contract by Villacher SV
- 2009-04-10 • Signed to a one-year contract extension by the Augsburg Panther
- 2009-02-10 • Signed by the Augsburger Panther
- 2007-08-10 • Signed to a one-year contract by the Manchester Monarchs
- 2004-08-10 • Signed to a three-year entry-level contract by the Los Angeles Kings

Other memorable dates
- 2006-01-24 • Made NHL debut (at San Jose; 3:00 TOI)
- 2004-10-15 • Scored 1st career AHL goal (vs Worcester)
- 2004-10-15 • Made AHL debut (vs Worcester)