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)
Last Game: Recorded one shot on goal and was credited with one blocked shot on Mar. 31 at WPG - Has posted a plus-eight rating over his last 14 games 2014-15 - Is tied for 16th among NHL defensemen in plus/minus rating (plus-16) - Ranks seventh on the Rangers in blocked shots (41) - Is tied for third among team defensemen in PPA (two) and is tied for fourth among team defensemen in plus/minus rating and PPP (two) - Recorded two points (one goal, one assist), including his first goal as a Ranger (which was the game-winning goal), on Mar. 15 vs. FLA - Tied a single-game career-high with a plus-three rating on Feb. 12 at COL - Led all skaters with a single-game career-high seven blocked shots on Nov. 9 vs. EDM - Skated in his 300th career NHL game on Nov. 1 vs. WPG - Tallied two assists, including his first assist/point as a Ranger, on Oct. 27 vs. MIN - Made his Rangers debut on Oct. 11 at CBJ
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.
Quote of the Day

I'll be happy, believe me, if we win our last playoff game. Not taking anything away, but we've had a fairly good lead for a while now. It would be more surprising if we didn't get the division. Business as usual.

— Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau after clinching their third straight Pacific Division title