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Mathieu Roy | Defenseman | #28

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (34) / 8/10/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 210
Drafted: 2003 / Rd. 7 (215) / EDM

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Tampa Bay Lightning sign Mathieu Roy for the remainder of the season.
Roy played 51 games with the Hamburg Freezers of the German Elite League this season. He was a part of the Lightning organization in 2010-11, playing 45 games with the Norfolk Admirals under current Lightning coach Jon Cooper. Tue, Apr 23, 2013 04:14:00 PM

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Mathieu Roy has agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the Carolina Hurricanes.

He will make $600,000 at the NHL level and $125,000 at the AHL level, with a guarantee of at least $150,000. "We wanted to add more depth to our defense," said GM Jim Rutherford. "Mathieu is an experienced player who is capable of contributing at the NHL level or in the AHL with Charlotte." Roy recorded 22 points and 68 penalty minutes in 45 games with with Tampa Bay's minor-league affiliate in Norfolk last year. He also appeared in four games with the Lightning.
Wed, Sep 14, 2011 03:51:00 PM

Mathieu Roy has been sent down to AHL Norfolk.

Roy had no points and a minus-two rating in four games with the Tampa Bay Lightning. Roy is serving as a depth defenseman and he's not expected to have any fantasy value.
Fri, Dec 3, 2010 12:22:00 PM

The Tampa Bay Lightning have recalled Mathieu Roy from Norfolk of the AHL.

Roy was recalled as Victor Hedman is questionable for tonight's game. Roy had two goals and 11 points for Norfolk in 13 games and was scoreless in his only appearance with Tampa Bay this season. We cannot recommend him at this time.
Thu, Nov 18, 2010 01:43:00 PM

Mathieu Roy has been returned to the minors by Tampa Bay.

He dressed in Thursday's game against Los Angeles, but did not make the best impression as a turnover he committed gave the Kings a 1-0 victory over the Lightning in the contest.
Mon, Nov 8, 2010 08:39:00 AM

Mathieu Roy has been summoned from the minors.

He has two goals, eight points and a plus-5 rating in nine games with Norfolk this season. Roy will practice with the team on Tuesday and travel with them to Anaheim for Wednesday's game.
Tue, Nov 2, 2010 10:32:00 AM

Mathieu Roy has successfully cleared waivers.

Tampa Bay has sent Roy to AHL Norfolk as a result. Roy had 10 points in 31 NHL games in 2009-10.
Fri, Oct 8, 2010 11:39:00 AM

Mathieu Roy has been placed on waivers by the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Roy had 10 points in 31 NHL games last season. He isn't expected to have any fantasy value in 2010-11.
Tue, Oct 5, 2010 02:23:00 PM

The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed Mathieu Roy to a one-year, two-way contract.

Roy registered 10 assists in 31 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season before being placed on waivers. The Florida Panthers claimed him but he didn't end up playing for them. Roy is a depth defenseman who will probably spend most of the season in the minors.
Thu, Jul 29, 2010 10:45:00 AM

The Florida Panthers acquired Mathieu Roy from the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for Matt Rust.

Roy has actually been productive this year, registering 10 points in 31 games. He had been placed on waivers by the Blue Jackets but may get a chance with Panthers to crack the line-up.
Wed, Mar 3, 2010 03:37:00 PM

The Columbus Blue Jackets have placed Mathieu Roy on waivers.

If Roy clears waivers, he'll be sent to the minors. He has 10 assists in 31 games this season.
Tue, Feb 16, 2010 08:43:00 AM

Mathieu Roy will get back into the Blue Jackets' lineup on Tuesday.

Roy has played in nine games for Columbus this season, posting four assists and a plus-1 rating. Marc Methot will serve as a healthy scratch to make room for him.
Tue, Dec 15, 2009 03:24:00 PM

Mathieu Roy has been called up from the minors.

He will play on Tuesday night in Chicago in place of injured blueliner Rostislav Klesla, who suffered a torn groin on Monday. Roy has appeared in seven games for Columbus this season, recording four assists and a plus-1 rating.
Tue, Dec 1, 2009 02:59:00 PM

Mathieu Roy has been sent to Syracuse of the AHL.

The Blue Jackets currently have six healthy blueliners and since Roy had not played ten games this season, he could be sent down without the need for waivers. He had four assists in seven games, but no penalty minutes, a bit surprising since he had 120 PIMs in 59 AHL games last season.
Thu, Oct 29, 2009 07:16:00 AM

Mathieu Roy will likely replace the injured Jan Hejda (knee) in the Columbus lineup on Saturday.

With Hejda out for the next four-six weeks, Roy should get plenty of ice time for the Blue Jackets. He had 120 penalty minutes in 59 AHL games last season, so if you are looking for some cheap minutes in the short-term, Roy could be your man.
Thu, Oct 15, 2009 04:29:00 AM

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