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Matt Finn

21-Year-Old Defenseman – New York Islanders

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 199   DOB: 2/24/1994   BORN: Toronto, Ontario   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd, #35 Overall in 2012   Show ContractHide Contract


Matt Finn Contract Information:

Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Maple Leafs in November 2013.

September 17, 2015  –  Matt Finn News

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Finn was one of five players traded to the Islanders on Thursday in exchange for forward Michael Grabner, Stephen Whyno of The Canadian Press reports.

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Matt Finn 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
2014-15 20 AHL PRO 4 1 0 1 -1 0 0 0
2014-15 20 AHL TOR 28 1 2 3 -1 24 0 0

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Finn has been sent down to the AHL Toronto Marlies, according to

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Finn was drafted by the Leafs with the 35th pick in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.

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Finn's 2013-14 was as good as the previous season was bad. Finn finished second in OHL scoring from the blue line with 61 points (14 goals and 47 assists). His plus-minus was a whopping plus-57 and he led his Guelph Storm to an OHL championship and a Memorial Cup berth. Leaf fans should take a deep breath before they get excited -- Finn won't deliver offense like that in the NHL and his skating needs to continue to improve. He'll be a pass-first, second-pairing defender who plays a shutdown game like Matt Niskanen in Dallas. Let someone else in your keeper league take the bait.


Finn had a tough 2012-13. First stricken with mono and then felled by a nasty knee-on-knee hit, the smooth defender just couldn’t catch a break. He did play well on a thin Guelph Storm blue line when he did dress, but he'll need another year of junior -- a full year, that is -- to see if he can become an offensive force. Otherwise, he's a solid, top-four defender with second power-play unit upside. But that won't come for a few years just yet. Watch and wait.


Finn fits the mold of the prototypical puck-moving NHL defender – not only is he a great skater who can accurately hit the tape of a streaking forward in transition, but he also plays a strong positional game in his own zone. He may not have the flash-and-dash of the top defenders in the 2012 class, but he’s not that far behind. He should have a long NHL career as a sturdy, top-four defender, however, he'll return to junior but could be in the NHL in three seasons.