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Matt Read

30-Year-Old Right Wing – Philadelphia Flyers

2015-16 NHL Stats

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27

2016 NHL Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

At 30 years old with two straight seasons of declining scoring behind him, Read doesn’t look like an appealing fantasy add this year. Wayne Simmonds and Jakub Voracek are locked into the top two lines at right wing, leaving the 30-year-old Read with third-line duty and secon...

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SHOOTS: Right   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 185   DOB: 6/14/1986   BORN: Ilderton, Ontario   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed four-year, $14.5 million extension with the Flyers in September 2013.

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Matt Read NHL Stats
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  Overall Power Play Defense
Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2011-12 25 NHL PHI 79 24 23 47 13 12 155 15.5 6 2 17:04 4 7 11 2:38 82 58
2012-13 26 NHL PHI 42 11 13 24 1 2 72 15.3 2 0 18:01 1 2 3 1:51 49 32
2013-14 27 NHL PHI 75 22 18 40 -4 16 151 14.6 3 4 18:48 0 2 2 1:37 72 54
2014-15 28 NHL PHI 80 8 22 30 -4 14 142 5.6 2 0 17:34 2 3 5 1:37 108 55
2015-16 29 NHL PHI 79 11 15 26 -5 27 127 8.7 2 0 15:15 2 5 7 1:27 81 60

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Matt Read – Playing Time Overview

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#3 Right Wing

2015-16 Time On Ice Stats

15:15

Average Time On Ice

On average, Matt Read was on the ice for 15:15.

1:27

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Matt Read was on the ice for 1:27 during power plays.

1:49

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Matt Read was on the ice for 1:49 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2013-14 18:48 1:37 3:23
2014-15 17:34 1:37 2:01
2015-16 15:15 1:27 1:49

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Matt Read
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 24 WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 9:34 0:22
Apr 22 @WAS 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 11:06 3:55
Apr 20 WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 2 13:07 0:00
Apr 18 WAS 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 4 2 14:41 2:53
Apr 16 @WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 11:34 0:47
Apr 14 @WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 13:50 2:30
Apr 10 @NYI 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 0 1 19:43 0:34
Apr 9 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 15:33 2:53
Apr 7 TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 10:45 1:53
Apr 6 @DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 2 16:42 2:59
Apr 3 @PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 15:35 1:43
Apr 2 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 14:50 1:07
Mar 30 WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 11:14 0:46
Mar 28 WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 13:53 1:57
Mar 26 @ARI 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 2 14:49 4:24
Mar 24 @COL 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 14:11 1:41
Mar 22 @CLM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 3 13:25 1:15
Mar 21 @NYI 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 13:57 1:00
Mar 19 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 1 14:50 1:10
Mar 16 @CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 2 15:05 0:57
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Mar 15 DET 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 12:44 1:42
Mar 12 @FLA 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 1 14:47 2:20
Mar 11 @TAM 1 0 1 -1 2 1 0 0 2 50.0 1 0 13:08 1:38
Mar 7 TAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 12:45 1:52
Mar 5 CLM 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 12:22 1:17
Mar 3 EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 15:50 2:59
Feb 29 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 2 12:53 0:00
Feb 27 ARI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 14:42 1:18
Feb 25 MIN 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 1 1 11:48 0:59
Feb 23 @CAR 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 10:44 0:00
Feb 20 @TOR 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 0 13:53 0:00
Feb 19 @MON 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 2 14:51 0:04
Feb 16 @NJD 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 16:15 0:36
Feb 14 @NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 10:35 2:51
Feb 13 NJD Did Not Play
Feb 11 BUF Did Not Play
Feb 9 ANA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 10:20 1:39
Feb 7 @WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 14:15 1:46
Feb 6 NYR 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 1 0.0 6 0 14:57 1:13
Feb 4 @NAS 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 0 1 13:49 0:00
Feb 2 MON 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 100.0 2 0 12:35 0:00
Jan 27 @WAS 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 3 1 17:11 2:27
Jan 25 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 16:06 1:41
Jan 23 @NYI Did Not Play
Jan 21 @PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 12:59 0:47
Jan 19 TOR 1 0 1 -2 0 1 0 0 3 33.3 3 0 16:00 2:34
Jan 17 @DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 18:06 1:41
Jan 16 NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 16:58 1:01
Jan 13 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 2 17:00 2:11
Jan 9 NYI 1 2 3 3 0 0 0 0 5 20.0 1 2 16:53 2:34
Jan 7 @MIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 1 1 14:29 1:38
Jan 5 MON 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 14:46 1:59
Jan 2 @LOS Did Not Play
Dec 30 @SAN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 13:40 2:33
Dec 27 @ANA 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 0 0 13:28 3:39
Dec 21 STL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 13:22 1:32
Dec 19 @CLM 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 15:57 1:31
Dec 17 VAN 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 2 14:08 2:31
Dec 15 CAR 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 14:39 1:45
Dec 11 @DAL 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 3 14:50 0:10
Dec 10 @STL 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 1 18:06 1:11
Dec 8 NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 20:43 0:13
Dec 5 CLM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 4 1 15:59 1:28
Dec 4 @NJD 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 0 1 19:47 0:45
Dec 1 @OTT 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 0 1 18:59 2:45
Nov 28 @NYR 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 16:38 0:54
Nov 27 NAS 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 19:09 1:02
Nov 25 @NYI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 16:55 1:35
Nov 23 CAR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 1 19:00 1:01
Nov 21 @OTT 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 17:00 2:42
Nov 19 SAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 17:40 1:04
Nov 17 LOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 18:23 2:45
Nov 14 @CAR 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 20:15 0:15
Nov 12 WAS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 15:33 2:32
Nov 10 COL 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 2 15:55 0:54
Nov 7 @WPG 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 1 18:42 0:07
Nov 5 @CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 14:39 0:53
Nov 3 @EDM 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 1 16:02 0:00
Nov 2 @VAN 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 16:37 0:20
Oct 30 @BUF 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 18:11 0:45
Oct 29 NJD 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 6 0 18:14 0:07
Oct 27 BUF 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 17:43 0:00
Oct 24 NYR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 16:17 0:36
Oct 21 @BOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 14:12 0:00
Oct 20 DAL 0 1 1 -1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 15:35 0:00
Oct 14 CHI 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 9:49 0:28
Oct 12 FLA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 11:38 0:00
Oct 10 @FLA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 16:51 0:53
Oct 8 @TAM 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 12:11 0:00

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

Read underwent surgery on his thumb Wednesday, Sam Carchidi of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

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Read collected a power-play goal and two PIM in Friday's 3-1 win over Tampa Bay.

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Read bagged his eighth goal of the season, an empty-netter, in Tuesday's 4-2 win over Montreal.

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Read had a big afternoon Saturday, tallying a goal and dishing out two helpers in a 4-0 win over the visiting Islanders.

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Read assisted on Sean Couturier's goal in Tuesday's 4-3 overtime win against Carolina.

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Read potted a goal and finished plus-2 in Thursday's 4-2 win over St. Louis.

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Reed has tallied two goals and one assist in 11 games during the 2015-16 campaign.

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Read scored the Flyers' first goal of the season Thursday, tallying in the second period of what turned out to be a 3-2 overtime loss to Tampa.

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Read tallied the Flyers' lone goal in Saturday's season finale against the Senators.

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Read recorded two assists in Wednesday’s 4-1 win over the Blackhawks.

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Read (paternity) rejoined the Flyers on Friday, Tim Panaccio of CSN Philadelphia reports.

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Read (paternity) isn't expected to rejoin the Flyers until the team heads to Edmonton for Saturday's game, Randy Miller of the Newark Star-Ledger reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016-17

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2015-16

Read had a season to forget in 2014-15, scoring just eight goals in 80 games -- the lowest goal total of his four-season NHL career. The sharp-shooter is usually a lock for 20 goals, but he struggled with consistency issues and a drop in ice time last year. While the 29-year-old still reached 30 points, he appeared unmotivated at times and went through several lengthy slumps. Read is too good not to rebound to some degree, though reaching the 20-goal mark can no longer be taken as a guarantee. Any potential bounce back for Read may hinge on how he clicks with Sam Gagner, an underachieving, yet highly-skilled forward the Flyers brought in during the offseason to join Read and Sean Couturier on the third line.

2014-15

Read has been a model of consistency in his three years on the Flyers, averaging just over a half-a-point per game with a roughly equal amount of goals and assists. While he's been a fixture on the third line alongside Sean Couturier for the past couple of season, he may look for exposure in the top-six on either of the spots left vacant with Scott Hartnell and Tye McGinn's departures. If that happens, you can expect a career year out of this 28 year old; if he remains on the third line, he's still a solid contributor for deep leagues.

2013-14

Read racked up 24 points in 42 games with the Flyers last season. It wasn't as impressive as his breakout rookie season, but Read still posted solid numbers. If the 27-year-old can return to form this season, he could provide solid value as a late-round pickup.

2012-13

In his rookie year Matt Read posted an impressive 47 points in 79 games, with his 24 goals leading all NHL rookies. Many felt he was overlooked in consideration for the Calder Trophy, but Read will look to build on an impressive start and has earned his ice-time with the Flyers. Now that his rookie season is out of the way, Read may be on the verge of a breakout year that could produce serious value for fantasy owners. He's not as young as most rookies, as he turned 26 this past June, so his ceiling isn't as high as other talented rookies. Still, he's well worth a look in deeper leagues as he could challenge 30 goals.