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USA Matt Carle

a.k.a. "Matthew Carle"
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Last added: Jomar Carson
Scoring Leaders
# Player GP G A TP
1. Connor Bedard 26 24 33 57
2. Andrew Cristall 21 18 25 43
3. Owen Pederson 25 13 26 39
4. Connor McClennon 25 17 21 38
5. Logan Stankoven 17 15 22 37
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Player Facts
Date of Birth
Position
D
Age
38
Height
6'0" / 183 cm
Place of Birth
Weight
196 lbs / 89 kg
Nation
Shoots
L
Youth Team
-
Status
Retired
Agency
Highlights
1-time U18 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time U20 WJC Gold Medal 1
1-time World Championship Bronze Medal 1
2-time NCAA (Championship) Winner 2
2-time NCAA (West) First All-American Team 2
1-time NCAA Top Collegiate Player (Hobey Baker Award) 1
1-time NHL All-Rookie Team 1
1-time USHL Defenseman of the Year 1

Carle is a very mobile defenseman who skates really well. Owns good vision from the backend and great passing ability. Isn't very large, but is solid defensively.

Brothers: David Carle and Alex Carle

Team Staff profile of Matt Carle also available
Player Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1999-00 Alaska All Stars 18U AAA 18U AAA 42 14 28 42 - - |
2000-01 U.S. National U17 Team USDP 13 0 1 1 - - |
USA U17 WHC-17 6 0 0 0 2 - |
U.S. National U18 Team NAHL 55 1 4 5 33 - |
2001-02 USNTDP Juniors USHL 12 0 0 0 21 - |
U.S. National U17 Team USDP 7 1 2 3 0 - |
U.S. National U18 Team USDP 45 3 13 16 30 - |
USA U18 WJC-18 8 0 3 3 2 6 |
2002-03 River City Lancers USHL 59 12 30 42 98 26 | Playoffs 11 2 2 4 20 3
2003-04 Univ. of Denver NCAA 30 5 21 26 33 - |
USA U20 WJC-20 6 1 0 1 4 1 |
2004-05 Univ. of Denver NCAA 43 13 31 44 68 - |
2005-06 Univ. of Denver “C” NCAA 39 11 42 53 58 21 |
San Jose Sharks NHL 12 3 3 6 14 -2 | Playoffs 11 0 3 3 4 1
2006-07 San Jose Sharks NHL 77 11 31 42 30 9 | Playoffs 11 2 3 5 0 3
Worcester Sharks AHL 3 0 2 2 0 1 |
2007-08 San Jose Sharks NHL 62 2 13 15 26 -8 | Playoffs 11 0 1 1 4 0
2008-09 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 12 1 1 2 6 1 |
Philadelphia Flyers NHL 64 4 20 24 16 2 | Playoffs 6 0 3 3 4 0
2009-10 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 80 6 29 35 16 19 | Playoffs 23 1 12 13 8 6
2010-11 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 82 1 39 40 23 30 | Playoffs 11 0 4 4 2 -8
2011-12 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 82 4 34 38 36 4 | Playoffs 11 2 4 6 6 -3
2012-13 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 48 5 17 22 4 1 |
USA “A” WC 10 0 2 2 0 0 |
2013-14 Tampa Bay Lightning “A” NHL 82 2 29 31 28 11 | Playoffs 4 1 0 1 0 -3
2014-15 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 59 4 14 18 26 12 | Playoffs 25 0 3 3 4 -10
2015-16 Tampa Bay Lightning NHL 64 2 7 9 26 4 | Playoffs 14 0 5 5 4 1
2016-17 Nashville Predators NHL 6 0 1 1 0 -1 |
Tournament Statistics
S Team League GP G A TP PIM +/-   POST GP G A TP PIM +/-
1997-98 Alaska All Stars Peewee QC Int PW - - - - - - |
Team Staff History
S Team League Role on Team Notes
2021-22 Minnesota Wild NHL Scout Amateur Scout
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Player Career Totals
League Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/- | Years GP G A TP PPG PIM +/-
18U AAA 1 42 14 28 42 1.00 - - | 0
AHL 1 3 0 2 2 0.67 0 1 | 0
NAHL 1 55 1 4 5 0.09 33 - | 0
NCAA 3 112 29 94 123 1.10 159 21 | 0
NHL 12 730 45 238 283 0.39 251 82 | 10 127 6 38 44 0.35 36 -13
QC Int PW 1 - - - - - - - | 0
USDP 2 65 4 16 20 0.31 30 - | 0
USHL 2 71 12 30 42 0.59 119 26 | 1 11 2 2 4 0.36 20 3
WC 1 10 0 2 2 0.20 0 0 | 0
WHC-17 1 6 0 0 0 0.00 2 - | 0
WJC-18 1 8 0 3 3 0.38 2 6 | 0
WJC-20 1 6 1 0 1 0.17 4 1 | 0
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DATE STATUS FROM TO SOURCE
11/25/2016
11/25/2016 Confirmed Nashville Predators Retired
07/27/2016
07/27/2016 Confirmed Tampa Bay Lightning Nashville Predators
06/30/2016
06/30/2016 Confirmed Tampa Bay Lightning Unknown
07/04/2012
07/04/2012 Confirmed Philadelphia Flyers Tampa Bay Lightning
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Player Biography and Trivia

Drafted 2000, 6 #106 overall by Seattle Thunderbirds in the WHL Bantam Draft

Cult/Star player for Omaha Lancers

Cult/Star player for Univ. of Denver

Selected Hobey Baker Award winner -- 2006

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