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Matt Hunwick

Matt Hunwick  #44

New York Rangers  Defenseman
NUMBER: 44 BIRTHDATE: May 21, 1985  (AGE 29)
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Warren, MI, United States
WEIGHT: 190 DRAFTED: BOS / 2004 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 7th   (224th overall)
2013-14 Notes:
- Established AHL career-highs in goals (10), points (31), and shots on goal (93), and tied a career-high in assists (21)
- Ranked fourth on Lake Erie – and led all defensemen on the team – in points, ranked fifth on the team in assists, and finished second among defensemen on the team in goals
- Posted a three-game point streak on two occasions - from Dec. 5 vs. Toronto to Dec. 8 at Hamilton, and from Jan. 10 at Rockford to Jan. 12 at Milwaukee
- Registered two points (one goal, one assist), including the game-winning goal, on Dec. 5 vs. Toronto
- Established single-game career-highs with three assists and four points on Jan. 12 at Milwaukee
- Skated in one game with the Avalanche.
CCHA All-Rookie Team (2004) CCHA Second All-Star Team (2005, 2006) CCHA First All-Star Team (2007) NCAA West Second All-American Team (2007) Traded to Colorado by Boston for Colby Cohen, November 29, 2010. Missed majority of 2011-12 as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by NY Rangers, July 1, 2014.
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My focus is always just to play as well as I can and do my job, no matter where the faceoff is.

— New York Rangers forward Carl Hagelin on using his speed to his advantage
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