Matt Oates

Matt Oates

Left Wing
BIRTHDATE: December 20, 1972
HEIGHT: 6' 3" BIRTHPLACE: Evanston, IL, United States
WEIGHT: 204 DRAFTED: NYR / 1992 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 7th   (168th overall)
Quote of the Day

He stuck his neck out there for us. I don't know what's wrong with him, but you see he was in pain. But he went back in there. He's a tough guy. You've got to give him credit for helping the boys out.

— Panthers forward Brandon Pirri on goalie Roberto Luongo, who returned to game on Tuesday against Maple Leafs after leaving earlier in the contest with an injury