Matt Bradley

Matt Bradley
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Bradley while with the Washington Capitals
Born(1978-06-13) June 13, 1978 (age 39)
Stittsville, ON, CAN
Height6 ft 3 in (191 cm)
Weight205 lb (93 kg; 14 st 9 lb)
PositionWinger
ShotRight
Played forSan Jose Sharks
Pittsburgh Penguins
Washington Capitals
Florida Panthers
NHL Draft102nd overall, 1996
San Jose Sharks
Playing career1997-2012

Biography

Matthew William Bradley (given birth to June 13, 1978) is a previous Canadian professional hockey Best Winger. He performed in the Country wide Hockey Group for the San Jose Sharks, Pittsburgh Penguins, Washington Capitals as well as the Florida Panthers.

Playing career

Bradley was raised in the rural Ottawa suburb of Stittsville, Ontario and played the majority of his small hockey for the neighborhood Stittsville Rams "C" groups as well seeing that AA for the Ottawa Valley Titans from the ODHA.After a good Bantam time of year in 1993-94 using the Titans, Bradley was drafted and agreed upon using the Cumberland Grads from the Central Junior Hockey Group (CJHL). He spent the 1994-95 period using the Grads before getting selected in the next round (31st general) from the 1995 OHL Concern Selection with the Kingston Frontenacs.Bradley was drafted from the San Jose Sharks in the 1996 NHL Admittance Draft, in the fourth circular, 102nd overall. Ahead of signing using the Washington Capitals, he also performed for the Pittsburgh Penguins and San Jose Sharks.Though he's no offensive powerhouse, Bradley efficiently carved out a distinct segment for himself as a hardcore, checking line winger. In the 2007–08 time of year, Bradley doubled his battle total from the prior year, got a career-high 111 photos on objective, and was third among Capitals forwards in strikes, even though he previously the second most affordable amount of snow period. Bradley improved his plus/minus ranking in every time of year from 2003 to 2008.Bradley was re-signed from the Capitals on, may 27, 2008 to a three-year agreement at $1,000,000 per time of year.On July 3, 2011, Bradley authorized a two-year, one-way agreement using the Florida Panthers. In the 2011–12 time of year, Bradley appeared in mere 45 video games, his most affordable since his first year time of year, recording 8 factors. With a restricted part and dwindling potential leads in June 2012, the Panthers positioned Bradley on waivers and consequently bought out his staying yr on his agreement.Using the 2012 NHL lockout in place, and with limited interest, Bradley signed a month-by-month contract with Finnish second division club, TuTo Hockey on October 29, 2012. After just one single video game with TuTo, Bradley experienced another concussion and opted to get rid of his contract and go back to Canada for treatment on November 5, 2012.

Career statistics

Regular season and playoffs

Regular season Playoffs Season Group League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM 1993–94 Ottawa Valley Titans ODHA 32 26 22 48 46 — — — — — 1994–95 Cumberland Grads CJHL 41 13 22 35 62 — — — — — 1995–96 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 55 10 14 24 17 6 0 1 1 6 1996–97 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 65 24 24 48 41 5 0 4 4 2 1996–97 Kentucky Thoroughblades AHL 1 0 1 1 0 — — — — — 1997–98 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 55 33 50 83 24 8 3 4 7 7 1998–99 Kentucky Thoroughblades AHL 79 23 20 43 57 10 1 4 5 4 1999–00 Kentucky Thoroughblades AHL 80 22 19 41 81 9 6 3 9 9 2000–01 Kentucky Thoroughblades AHL 22 5 8 13 16 1 1 0 1 5 2000–01 San Jose Sharks NHL 21 1 1 2 19 — — — — — 2001–02 San Jose Sharks NHL 54 9 13 22 43 10 0 0 0 0 2002–03 San Jose Sharks NHL 46 2 3 5 37 — — — — — 2003–04 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 82 7 9 16 65 — — — — — 2004–05 Dornbirner EC AUT 6 5 2 7 18 — — — — — 2005–06 Washington Capitals NHL 74 7 12 19 72 — — — — — 2006–07 Washington Capitals NHL 57 4 9 13 47 — — — — — 2007–08 Washington Capitals NHL 77 7 11 18 74 7 0 2 2 2 2008–09 Washington Capitals NHL 81 5 6 11 59 14 2 4 6 0 2009–10 Washington Capitals NHL 77 10 14 24 47 7 1 2 3 2 2010–11 Washington Capitals NHL 61 4 7 11 68 9 0 0 0 4 2011–12 Florida Panthers NHL 45 3 5 8 31 — — — — — 2012–13 TuTo Mestis 1 0 1 1 0 — — — — — NHL totals 675 59 90 149 562 47 3 8 11 8

International

Year Group Event Result GP G A Pts PIM 1998 Canada WJC 8th 7 1 1 2 4 Junior totals 7 1 1 2 4

Awards and honours

Award Yr OHL William Hanley Trophy 1998

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