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2015 NHL Draft
Matt Nieto

Matt Nieto  #83

San Jose Sharks  Left Wing
NUMBER: 83 BIRTHDATE: November 5, 1992  (AGE 22)
HEIGHT: 5' 11" BIRTHPLACE: Long Beach, CA, United States
WEIGHT: 190 DRAFTED: SJS / 2011 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (47th overall)    Prospect Bio
2014-15: Had a goal and +1 rating on Apr. 9 at EDM Scored a goal on Apr. 3 vs. ARI Tallied a goal on March 26 at Detroit Scored a goal on Mar. 9 vs. PIT Had a three-point night (2g, 1a) and +2 rating on Mar. 3 at VAN Picked up an assist on Feb. 28 vs. OTT Registered an assist on Feb. 15 vs. TBL Picked up a two-point night (1g, 1a) and +2 rating on Feb. 11 vs. WSH Registered an assist on Feb. 2 vs. EDM Picked up an assist on Jan. 29 vs. ANA Scored a goal on Jan. 19 vs. NJD Registered an assist and had three shots on Jan. 15 vs. TOR Scored the GWG with :12 seconds remaining in regulation on Dec. 2 vs. PHI Scored a goal on Nov. 29 vs. ANA Picked up an assist on Nov. 1 vs. NYI Tallied an assist on Oct. 30 at MIN Had a three-game point streak (1-2=3) from Oct. 8 at LAK to Oct. 14 at WSH
Quote of the Day

Obviously there's a lot of expectations around me but it's something I try not to focus on. I'm just trying to go out there, be myself on the ice every day, try to get better, be myself around the guys in the locker room. I think that's what's made me successful and the person that I am.

— Sabres forward Jack Eichel on transitioning from college hockey to the NHL