Matt Dumba

Matt Dumba  #55

Minnesota Wild  Defenseman
NUMBER: 55 BIRTHDATE: July 25, 1994  (AGE 20)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Regina, SK, Canada
WEIGHT: 189 DRAFTED: MIN / 2012 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (7th overall)    Prospect Bio
2014-15 HIGHLIGHTS *Ranks 3rd in goals and 5th in shots amongst rookie defensemen *Has four goals in last seven games *Tallied career highs two goals and 5 shots vs. OTT (3/3) *Was +3 (tied career high) and logged 19:50 at COL (2/28) - 2nd highest TOI in career *Recorded first PPG of season vs. DAL (2/22) *Skated career high 20:00 at EDM (2/20) *Tallied goal at CGY (2/18) *Recorded two assists and +4 in AHL All-Star Game (1/26) *Notched goal, first career fight (Deslauriers), career high +3 rating at BUF (1/15) *Recorded career best 4 shots vs. PIT (11/4) and at OTT (11/6) *Registered first career GWG vs. DAL (11/1) *Totaled 14 points (5-9=14) and plus-2 rating in 20 games with Iowa
Quote of the Day

He stuck his neck out there for us. I don't know what's wrong with him, but you see he was in pain. But he went back in there. He's a tough guy. You've got to give him credit for helping the boys out.

— Panthers forward Brandon Pirri on goalie Roberto Luongo, who returned to game on Tuesday against Maple Leafs after leaving earlier in the contest with an injury