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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
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It's obviously not fun to not know, but on the other hand, I'm not in a rush. I'm going to be back to 100 percent before I start playing. I'm not going to play on 90 percent.

— Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom in an interview with Washington Post about whether he will be able to play in 2015-16 opener