2014-15: Picked up an assist on Apr. 4 at ARI Scored a goal on Mar. 28 at PHI Had a career-high five-game point streak (2-3=5) from Feb. 28 vs. DET to Mar. 14 vs. CHI Scored a goal on Feb. 17 vs. NSH Had an assist on Feb. 15 vs. TBL Scored a goal on Feb. 5 at VAN Had a three game point streak (1-2=3) from Jan. 21 vs. LAK to Jan. 31 vs. CHI Scored the game-winning goal and was +1 on Jan. 29 vs. ANA Picked up an assist in 14:06 of ice time on Jan. 21 vs. LAK Had a pair of assists and a +2 rating on Dec. 4 vs. BOS Had an assist on Oct. 16 at NYI Scored two goals in his first game of the season on Oct. 14 at WSH
FIN FACTS: Matty states that his first job was being a berry picker If he was not a professional hockey player he would be a grocer.
I first met him when I was 19 years old and he coached me for 13 consecutive years. I don't know how many athletes who have had that pleasure. Al Arbour was a man that left us not only feeling like champions, but left us with a lot of great memories that we can carry on through life.
— Islanders Hall of Fame defenseman Denis Potvin on former coach Al Arbour, who passed away Friday at the age of 82