Matt Fraser
POSITION: Right Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 3"
BIRTHDATE: 05/20/1990
DRAFTED: undrafted
AHL Second All-Star Team (2013) Signed as a free agent by Dallas, November 18, 2010. Traded to Boston by Dallas with Loui Eriksson, Joe Morrow and Reilly Smith for Tyler Seguin, Rich Peverley and Ryan Button, July 4, 2013. Claimed on waivers by Edmonton from Boston, December 29, 2014. Signed as a free agent by Winnipeg, July 2, 2015. Traded to Chicago by Winnipeg with Andrew Ladd and Jay Harrison for Marko Dano and Chicago's 1st round pick (later traded to Philadelphia Philadelphia selected German Rubtsov) in 2016 NHL Draft, February 25, 2016.


Has an 0/1 record in NHL shootouts.

2013-14: Spent most of the season in Providence/AHL with 20-10=30 totals and 34 PIM in 44 games and tied for the team lead in power play goals with nine ... Recalled once to Boston in the regular season, from Dec. 8-Jan. 12 (2-0=2 totals in 14 games) ... Played his first game as a Bruin on Dec. 8 at Toronto ... Scored his first point as a Bruin with a goal on Dec. 23 at Nashville ... Missed one game to injury and did not dress for one game ... Recalled from Providence again on May 8 and had 1-1=2 totals in four NHL post-season games ... Played his first NHL playoff game on May 8 in Montreal and scored his first NHL playoff goal and point with the overtime score in that game ... Recorded his first NHL playoff assist on May 10 vs. the Canadiens.

2012-13: Spent most of the season in Texas/AHL where he finished second in the club's scoring race with 33-13=46 totals ... Was second overall in the AHL in goals and led that league with 17 power play tallies ... Recalled on three occasions to Dallas - Feb. 25-27 (1-0=1 totals in two games), Mar. 9-10 (one scoreless game) and Apr. 3-26 (0-2=2 totals in nine games) ... Scored his first NHL goal on Feb. 25 at Nashville and recorded his first NHL assist on Apr. 7 in San Jose ... Played for the Western Team at the AHL All-Star Game.

2011-12: Spent most of his first full pro season in Texas/AHL where he led the team in goals and finished second overall in the team's scoring race with 37-18=55 totals ... Ranked second overall in the AHL in goals ... Recalled once to Dallas, playing his first NHL game on Jan. 24 vs. Anaheim.

2009-10: Joined Peoria/AHL to play his first two pro games.

JUNIORS: Played four full seasons of junior hockey in the Western Hockey League with Red Deer and Kootenay ... Had 87-87=174 totals with 407 penalty minutes in 265 career junior games ... Won the Doug Wickenheiser Trophy as the WHL's Humanitarian of the Year in 2009-10 ... Had two 30+ goal campaigns with Kootenay, as he tallied 32 in 2009-10 and 36 in 2010-11 ... Led the league with 17 playoff goals in 2010-11 as the Ice won the WHL championship.

TRANSACTIONS: Signed by Dallas as a free agent, Nov. 18, 2010 ... Traded to Boston by Dallas with Loui Eriksson, Reilly Smith and Joe Morrow for Tyler Seguin, Rich Peverley and Ryan Button, July 4, 2013.

ETC: Full name, Matthew John Fraser ... Nickname, Fraze ... Single ... Was the first player in history to score an overtime goal in both the AHL and NHL in the same playoff year when he accomplished the feat in the 2014 post-season.

CONTRACT STATUS: Is in year one of a one-year contract with an NHL cap figure of $625,000.

Game - Jan. 24, 2012 vs. Anaheim
Goal/Point - Feb. 25, 2013 at Nashville
Assist - Apr. 7, 2013 at San Jose