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Matt Read  #24

Philadelphia Flyers  Right Wing
NUMBER: 24 BIRTHDATE: June 14, 1986  (AGE 28)
HEIGHT: 5' 10" BIRTHPLACE: Ilderton, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 185
Shoots: Right
2013-14
Recorded a three-game scoring streak (Oct. 24 vs. NYR, Oct. 26 at NYI, Oct. 29 vs. ANA), and had four points (3-1-4) in that span.
Scored two consecutive two-goal games on Nov. 21 vs. Buffalo and Nov. 23 vs. NY Islanders.
CHA All-Rookie Team (2008) CHA Rookie of the Year (2008) CHA First All-Star Team (2009) NCAA West Second All-American Team (2010) Signed as a free agent by Philadelphia, March 24, 2011. Signed as a free agent by Sodertalje (Sweden-2), September 30. 2012.
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