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Matt Calvert

24-Year-Old Left Wing – Columbus Blue Jackets

2014-15 NHL Stats

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2014-15 NHL Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Calvert's abrasive, high-energy style took its toll on his body last season and limited him to 56 games, but he did set career highs with 24 points and 53 PIM. He's a great fit for the Blue Jackets' third line, and could produce useful numbers in a multi-category league if h...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 187   DOB: 12/24/1989   BORN: Brandon, Manitoba   DRAFTED: 5th Rd, #127 Overall in 2008  

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Matt Calvert Contract Information:

Signed a two-year, $1.975 million extension with the Blue Jackets in April of 2013.

October 17, 2014  –  Matt Calvert News

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Calvert recorded a goal and an assist -- his first two points of the season -- in Friday's win over Calgary.

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Matt Calvert NHL Stats
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Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2010-11 20 NHL CLS 42 11 9 20 3 12 50 22.0 1 0 11:06 3 1 4 0:58 51 8
2011-12 21 NHL CLS 13 0 3 3 -5 16 4 0.0 0 0 9:08 0 0 0 0:04 8 1
2012-13 22 NHL CLS 42 9 7 16 -9 32 63 14.3 2 1 14:11 0 0 0 0:27 57 24
2013-14 23 NHL CLS 56 9 15 24 -1 53 90 10.0 1 0 16:06 2 2 4 1:38 111 29
2014-15 24 NHL CLS 5 1 1 2 0 2 7 14.3 1 0 15:35 0 0 0 0:27 6 3
2014-15 Proj 24 NHL CLS 63 Subscribe now to see our 2014-15 projections for Matt Calvert

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Time On Ice Stats

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Average Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Matt Calvert was on the ice for 15:35.

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Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Matt Calvert was on the ice for 0:27 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2012-13 14:11 0:27
2013-14 16:06 1:38
2014-15 15:35 0:27

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Matt Calvert 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Oct 18 at OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 15:16 0:26
Oct 17 CGY 1 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 1 15:27 0:42
Oct 14 DAL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 1 15:32 0:00
Oct 11 NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 16:29 1:06
Oct 9 at BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 15:09 0:01

Matt Calvert: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Calvert scored two goals and added an assist in Wednesday's 6-3 preseason win over the Hurricanes.

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Calvert was on fire Saturday, scoring while shorthanded and then netting the winner in double-OT in a 4-3 victory over Pittsburgh.

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Calvert scored the Blue Jackets' lone goal in Friday's 2-1 loss to the Penguins, his first tally in 13 games.

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Calvert had his first multi-point game since Nov. 29 in Thursday's win over Philadelphia, collecting a power-play goal and an even-strength assist.

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Despite missing morning skate, Calvert (foot) will play Thursday against the Flyers, Shawn Mitchell of the Columbus Dispatch reports.

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Calvert (foot) missed morning skate Thursday, Jeff Rimer of FOX Sports Ohio reports.

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Calvert (shoulder) is expected back in the lineup against the Hurricanes on Friday, the Columbus Dispatch reports.

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Calvert (shoulder) practiced with the team Wednesday, Shawn Mitchell of the Columbus Dispatch reports.

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Calvert (shoulder) will not play Monday against the Rangers, Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch reports.

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Calvert (shoulder) could return from IR on Monday vs. the Rangers, Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch reports.

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Calvert (shoulder) was placed on injured reserve Wednesday, Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch reports.

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Calvert (shoulder) won't play Tuesday in Denver or Thursday in Phoenix, but could join the Blue Jackets in St. Louis prior to their game on Jan. 4, the Columbus Dispatch reports.

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2014-15

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2013-14

The undersized Calvert solidified a spot for himself last season in the Blue Jackets' bottom six, providing energy, a blue collar work ethic and some surprising scoring punch down the stretch. He won't see enough top unit ice time to ever be a big fantasy contributor, but Calvert is showing signs of developing into a player the opposition hates to see hop over the boards.

2012-13

Calvert hit the wall hard as a sophomore, managing just three assists in 13 NHL games, but his 17 goals, 36 points and 52 PIMs in 56 AHL games speak to his potential as a two-way forward. The Blue Jackets will be looking for grit and any offense they can get this season, so if Calvert can start to harness his skills, he has a chance to replicate those AHL numbers on the bigger stage.

2011-12

Calvert didn't look out of place at all in his first taste of the NHL, scoring 11 goals and 20 points in 42 games while maintaining a positive plus-minus rating on a team that got outscored by half-a-goal a night on average. He's got some offensive upside once he's established himself as a big league regular, but for now look for him to pay his dues on an energy line, or riding the Columbus-Springfield shuttle.

2010-11

Could have an NHL future as a second/third line winger, but he's still a year or two away from regular duty.