Sign in with your NHL account:
  • Submit
Matt Carkner

Matt Carkner  #7

New York Islanders  Defenseman
NUMBER: 7 BIRTHDATE: November 3, 1980  (AGE 34)
HEIGHT: 6' 5" BIRTHPLACE: Winchester, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 233 DRAFTED: MTL / 1999 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 2nd   (58th overall)
Quote of the Day

The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.

— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday
2015 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series