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USA Matt Nieto

a.k.a. "Matthew Nieto"
#83 San Jose Sharks / NHL - 21/22
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GAMES
GP
G
A
TP
+/-
5
0
0
0
-4
10
2
0
2
-7
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Database: 918 177 players
Last added: Jacques Franck
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Vadim Shipachyov 48 24 43 67
2. Andrei Kuzmenko 45 20 33 53
3. Corban Knight 47 18 30 48
4. Damir Zhafyarov 47 18 27 45
5. Nikita Mikhailis 47 18 26 44
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
LW/RW
Age
29
Height
5'11" / 180 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
201 lbs / 91 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Contract
22/23
Cap Hit
$850,000 Powered by
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Highlights
2-time U18 WJC Gold Medal 2

A forward with a lot of energy and plenty of skills. A quick skater with good puck handling. A skilled playmaker. Needs to improve his shot and gain strength. (Matias Strozyk)

Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2007-08 Salisbury School USHS-Prep 23 8 10 18 - |
2008-09 U.S. National U17 Team USDP 13 9 9 18 8 |
U.S. National U18 Team USDP 13 6 8 14 14 |
U.S. National U18 Team NAHL 38 11 24 35 14 26 |
USA U17 WHC-17 6 3 3 6 6 |
USA U17 (all) International-Jr 12 6 7 13 8 |
USA U18 WJC-18 7 4 0 4 12 5 |
2009-10 USNTDP Juniors USHL 24 15 14 29 19 20 |
U.S. National U17 Team USDP 3 1 0 1 0 2 |
U.S. National U18 Team USDP 54 28 26 54 31 |
USA U18 WJC-18 7 1 3 4 4 2 |
2010-11 Boston Univ. NCAA 39 10 13 23 16 -1 |
2011-12 Boston Univ. NCAA 37 16 26 42 26 18 |
2012-13 Boston Univ. NCAA 39 18 19 37 24 5 |
Worcester Sharks AHL 11 2 4 6 0 -4 |
2013-14 San Jose Sharks NHL 66 10 14 24 16 -4 | Playoffs 7 2 3 5 0 3
Worcester Sharks AHL 2 2 3 5 0 5 |
2014-15 San Jose Sharks NHL 72 10 17 27 20 -12 |
2015-16 San Jose Sharks NHL 67 8 9 17 10 -8 | Playoffs 16 1 2 3 8 2
2016-17 San Jose Sharks NHL 16 0 2 2 4 -3 |
Colorado Avalanche NHL 43 7 4 11 4 -9 |
2017-18 Colorado Avalanche NHL 74 15 11 26 14 6 | Playoffs 6 0 3 3 2 -1
2018-19 Colorado Avalanche NHL 64 4 19 23 8 2 | Playoffs 12 4 3 7 2 6
2019-20 Colorado Avalanche NHL 70 8 13 21 6 7 | Playoffs 14 1 2 3 4 1
2020-21 San Jose Sharks NHL 28 5 2 7 4 -4 |
2021-22 San Jose Sharks NHL 34 3 4 7 6 -12 |
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Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
2003-04 Los Angeles Jr. Kings QC Int PW - - - - - |
2004-05 Los Angeles Jr. Kings QC Int PW - - - - - |
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Game Log
Date Team Opp Score G A TP PIM +/- SOG PPG SHG TOI
NHL
Fri 21/01 San Jose Sharks @ Seattle Kraken
Mon 17/01 San Jose Sharks vs Los Angeles Kings
Sun 16/01 San Jose Sharks vs Pittsburgh Penguins
Fri 14/01 San Jose Sharks vs New York Rangers
Wed 12/01 San Jose Sharks vs Detroit Red Wings
Sun 09/01 San Jose Sharks @ Philadelphia Flyers
Fri 07/01 San Jose Sharks @ Buffalo Sabres
Wed 05/01 San Jose Sharks @ Detroit Red Wings
Sun 02/01 San Jose Sharks @ Pittsburgh Penguins
Fri 31/12 San Jose Sharks vs Philadelphia Flyers
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
AHL 2 13 4 7 11 0.85 0 1 | 0
International-Jr 1 12 6 7 13 1.08 8 - | 0
NAHL 1 38 11 24 35 0.92 14 26 | 0
NCAA 3 115 44 58 102 0.89 66 22 | 0
NHL 9 534 70 95 165 0.31 92 -37 | 5 55 8 13 21 0.38 16 11
QC Int PW 2 - - - - - - - | 0
USDP 2 83 44 43 87 1.05 53 2 | 0
USHL 1 24 15 14 29 1.21 19 20 | 0
USHS-Prep 1 23 8 10 18 0.78 - - | 0
WHC-17 1 6 3 3 6 1.00 6 - | 0
WJC-18 2 14 5 3 8 0.57 16 7 | 0
Skill Rating

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Shooting Accuracy
15
Acceleration
15
Speed
14
Puckhandling
14

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Player Connections
Player Period Teams
Marc-Édouard Vlasic (D) 2013-2022 6 San Jose Sharks
Tomas Hertl (F) 2013-2022 6 San Jose Sharks
Logan Couture (F) 2013-2022 6 San Jose Sharks
Brent Burns (D) 2013-2022 6 San Jose Sharks

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Transactions
DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
06/21/2021
06/21/2021 Extension San Jose Sharks San Jose Sharks
10/13/2020
10/13/2020 Confirmed Colorado Avalanche San Jose Sharks
07/07/2018
07/07/2018 Extension Colorado Avalanche Colorado Avalanche
07/25/2017
07/25/2017 Extension Colorado Avalanche Colorado Avalanche
01/05/2017
01/05/2017 Confirmed San Jose Sharks Colorado Avalanche
07/16/2016
07/16/2016 Extension San Jose Sharks San Jose Sharks
04/02/2013
04/02/2013 Confirmed Boston Univ. San Jose Sharks
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Cult/Star player for Salisbury School

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