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| 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
210 lb (95 kg)
| NHL Team|
| New York Islanders|
Los Angeles Kings
|Born|| November 1 1983,|
Mississauga, ON, CAN
|NHL Draft|| 263rd overall, 2003|
|Pro Career||2006 – present|
Moulson grew up in Mississauga, Ontario playing minor hockey for the AAA Mississauga Senators of the GTHL until Bantam when he returned to AA hockey with the Mississauga Braves as a Midget.
After his midget days, Moulson signed with the Guelph Dominators Junior B club of the Midwestern Ontario Junior B League (OHA) for the 2001-02 season. The following year, Moulson matriculated at Cornell University.
Moulson was drafted 263rd overall by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2003 NHL Entry Draft. Moulson attended Our Lady of Mount Carmel Secondary School in Mississauga, where he was a part of the school's hockey team. Moulson graduated from Cornell University in 2006, where he was captain of the hockey team and a member of the Quill and Dagger society in his senior year.
He signed with the Los Angeles Kings as a free agent to an entry-level contract on September 1, 2006. He was then assigned to the Kings affiliate, the Manchester Monarchs of the AHL for the 2006–07 season, scoring 57 points in 77 games. Moulson made his NHL debut in the 2007–08 season on November 2, 2007 against the San Jose Sharks. Moulson also scored his first NHL goal in the 5-2 victory.
On July 6, 2009, Moulson signed a one-year contract with the New York Islanders. Moulson was a leading scorer in preseason and made the team out of camp as a linemate of John Tavares. He scored his first NHL hat trick - a natural hat trick - on December 3, 2009 against the Atlanta Thrashers.
Moulson married Alicia Backman on July 3, 2010. Alicia's sister Jaclyn is the wife of Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick. His sister, Shannon Moulson competes in the Canadian Women's Hockey League for the [[Toronto Furies[[ and was part of the Burlington Barracudas final season.
Regular season and playoffsEdit
|2002–03||Cornell Big Red||ECAC||33||13||10||23||22||—||—||—||—||—|
|2003–04||Cornell Big Red||ECAC||32||18||17||35||37||—||—||—||—||—|
|2004–05||Cornell Big Red||ECAC||34||22||20||42||33||—||—||—||—||—|
|2005–06||Cornell Big Red||ECAC||35||18||20||38||14||—||—||—||—||—|
|2007–08||Los Angeles Kings||NHL||22||5||4||9||4||—||—||—||—||—|
|2008–09||Los Angeles Kings||NHL||7||1||0||1||2||—||—||—||—||—|
|2009–10||New York Islanders||NHL||82||30||18||48||16||—||—||—||—||—|
|2010–11||New York Islanders||NHL||82||31||22||53||24||—||—||—||—||—|
- ↑ http://www.danbylsma.com/mattltr.htm
- ↑ "Kings sign Matt Moulson to an entry-level contract". Los Angeles Kings (2006-09-01). Retrieved on 2009-07-06.
- ↑ "Aubin, Brown lead Kings over Sharks for fifth win in six games". CBS Sports (2007-11-02). Retrieved on 2009-07-06.
- ↑ "Isles sign Moore, Moulson, Mauldin and Flood for next season". New York Islanders (2009-07-06). Retrieved on 2009-07-06.
- ↑ Botta, Christopher.[http://nhl.fanhouse.com/2010/07/27/islanders-matt-moulson-avoid-arbitartion-with-one-year-deal/ Islanders, Matt Moulson Avoid Arbitration with One-Year Deal,NHL Fanhouse, 2010-07-27. Retrieved on 2010-07-28.
- ↑ http://islanders.nhl.com/club/news.htm?id=550860&navid=DL%7CNYI%7Chome
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