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USA Matt Generous

#21 Ilves / Liiga - 18/19
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Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Viivi Vainikka 6 6 6 12
2. Maja Nylén Persson 6 4 8 12
3. Anna Meixner 6 3 9 12
4. Noora Tulus 6 5 6 11
5. Lara Stalder 6 3 8 11
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
37
Height
6'3" / 191 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
194 lbs / 88 kg
Nation
Shoots
R
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2002-03 New England Jr. Coyotes EJHL 49 3 7 10 90 - |
2003-04 New England Jr. Coyotes EJHL 34 4 4 8 90 - |
2004-05 New England Jr. Falcons “C” EJHL 49 8 16 24 105 - |
2005-06 St. Lawrence Univ. NCAA 34 4 11 15 34 -1 |
2006-07 St. Lawrence Univ. NCAA 37 3 6 9 34 7 |
2007-08 St. Lawrence Univ. NCAA 33 3 12 15 31 12 |
2008-09 St. Lawrence Univ. NCAA 35 8 9 17 34 4 |
Portland Pirates AHL 4 1 0 1 13 1 | Playoffs 4 0 0 0 0 1
2009-10 Portland Pirates AHL 61 2 11 13 74 2 |
2010-11 Reading Royals ECHL 22 1 4 5 20 0 |
Lake Erie Monsters AHL 40 1 4 5 63 -2 | Playoffs 7 0 0 0 2 -1
2011-12 Lukko SM-liiga 57 3 10 13 102 3 |
2012-13 Lukko SM-liiga 60 1 6 7 38 -12 | Playoffs 13 1 1 2 14 -5
2013-14 Lukko Liiga 52 1 6 7 47 8 | Playoffs 15 1 1 2 10 1
2014-15 Sport “A” Liiga 45 1 3 4 81 -15 |
HIFK Liiga 11 3 1 4 45 1 | Playoffs 7 0 0 0 28 -2
2015-16 HIFK Liiga 48 1 6 7 134 6 | Playoffs 16 1 2 3 16 3
2016-17 HIFK Liiga 34 1 7 8 67 7 | Playoffs 14 0 1 1 38 0
2017-18 EC Salzburg EBEL 39 2 4 6 44 1 | Playoffs 11 1 2 3 26 0
2018-19 Ilves Liiga 40 0 0 0 45 -15 | Playoffs 6 0 0 0 4 -2
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2015-16 HIFK Champions HL 4 0 0 0 4 -2 |
2016-17 HIFK Champions HL 1 0 0 0 0 0 |
2017-18 EC Salzburg Champions HL 6 0 1 1 8 -3 |
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 3 105 4 15 19 0.18 150 1 | 2 11 0 0 0 0.00 2 0
Champions HL 3 11 0 1 1 0.09 12 -5 | 0
ECHL 1 22 1 4 5 0.23 20 0 | 0
EJHL 3 132 15 27 42 0.32 285 - | 0
EBEL (ICEHL) 1 39 2 4 6 0.15 44 1 | 1 11 1 2 3 0.27 26 0
Liiga (SM-liiga) 7 347 11 39 50 0.14 559 -17 | 6 71 3 5 8 0.11 110 -5
NCAA 4 139 18 38 56 0.40 133 22 | 0
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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Jared N. Ross (D) 2005-2011 5 Reading Royals, St. Lawrence Univ.
Kyle Rank (F) 2005-2010 4 Portland Pirates, St. Lawrence Univ.
Zach Miskovic (D) 2005-2009 4 St. Lawrence Univ.
Brock McBride (F) 2005-2009 4 St. Lawrence Univ.

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
05/25/2018
05/25/2018 Confirmed EC Salzburg Ilves
05/23/2017
05/23/2017 Confirmed HIFK EC Salzburg
10/27/2016
10/27/2016 Extension HIFK HIFK
02/03/2015
02/03/2015 Confirmed Sport HIFK
04/17/2014
04/17/2014 Confirmed Lukko Sport
05/04/2013
05/04/2013 Extension Lukko Lukko
02/16/2012
02/16/2012 Extension Lukko Lukko
07/11/2011
07/11/2011 Confirmed Lake Erie Monsters Lukko
12/15/2010
12/15/2010 Confirmed Reading Royals Lake Erie Monsters
09/30/2010
09/30/2010 Confirmed Buffalo Sabres Reading Royals
04/01/2009
04/01/2009 Confirmed St. Lawrence Univ. Buffalo Sabres
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2002, 15 #218 overall by Sherbrooke Castors in the QMJHL Entry Draft

Career transactions
- 2015-02-03 • Signed to a end of the season + one-year contract with HIFK
- 2015-02-03 • Transferred to HIFK from Sport in exchange of Toni Leinonen and Juha Tarkkanen
- 2014-04-17 • Signed to a one-year contract with Sport
- 2013-05-04 • Signed to a one-year contract extension with Lukko
- 2012-02-16 • Signed to a one-year contract extension (team used option) with Lukko
- 2011-07-11 • Signed to a one-year + option year contract with Lukko
- 2010-10-01 • Signed to a one-year contract with the Reading Royals
- 2009-04-01 • Signed to a one-year entry-level contract with the Buffalo Sabres

Career assingments
- 2010-12-14 • Loaned to the Lake Erie Monsters by the Reading Royals
- 2009-09-22 • After training camp assigned to the Portland Pirates by the Buffalo Sabres
- 2009-04-01 • Assigned to the Portland Pirates by the Buffalo Sabres

Other memorable dates
- 2009-04-11 • Scored first AHL goal (assisted by M.Mancari and M.Zagrapan), vs. the Manchester Monarchs (D.Taylor)
- 2009-04-04 • Made AHL debut against the Providence Bruins +/-:+1 S:1

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