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New York Rangers Eastern Conference Metropolitan Division
 
Matt Puempel • #12 • LW
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'2", 204 lbs.
Born:Jan 24, 1993 (24 yrs) in Windsor, Ont.
Experience:2 years
Drafted:Drafted by Ottawa in 2011 (1/24).
Acquired:Claimed off waivers from Ottawa in 2016.
Shoots:L
2016-17 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 32 6 1 7 -10 11 3 0 1 9:29 36 0.22
On Pace 54 10 2 12 -17 19 5 0 2 9:29 61 0.22
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Scouting Report
Assets: Has plenty of scoring prowess and offensive instincts. Displays great hands. Knows where to be in order to score goals regularly. Also displays a strong lower body.
Flaws: Needs to improve his play without the puck, as well as get stronger in his upper body, in order to maximize his pro prospects. Will never be a great defender.
Career Potential: Talented winger with some upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Canadian Major Junior Rookie of the Year 2009-10
OHL Emms Family Award 2009-10
OHL First All-Rookie Team 2009-10
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