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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: Tied for 3rd in the NHL and led the Flyers in shorthanded goals (4) Reached 100 points in the NHL and as a Flyer on March 1 vs. NYR Posted two consecutive two-goal games, Nov. 21 vs. BUF and Nov. 23 vs. NYI 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. .
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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When I first became captain here, Monsieur Beliveau came to me and said, 'You're going to be fine. You don't have to change, you got selected because of who you are.'

— Saku Koivu on Thursday, recalling what he was told by the late Jean Beliveau when he was named Canadiens captain in 1999
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