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Matt Moulson | Winger | #26

Team: Buffalo Sabres
Age / DOB:  (33) / 11/1/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 200
Drafted: 2003 / Rd. 9 (263) / PIT
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Matt Moulson got his 12th goal of the season Tuesday night.
He scored just 51 seconds into the third period to tie the game and help the Sabres rally from a 2-1 deficit for a 3-2 victory. Moulson has 22 points in 57 games this season after he had 21 points in 81 appearances last year. Feb 15 - 9:52 AM

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Matt Moulson is vying for a spot on Buffalo's top line.

He is projected to start Monday's game alongside Ryan O'Reilly and Kyle Okposo based on Sunday's practice. Moulson saw seven shifts in that spot Saturday, while Tyler Ennis received seven shifts as well and Justin Bailey had two.
Feb 6 - 9:48 AM

Matt Moulson has scored 10 goals this season and eight of them have come on the power play.

He scored his latest power-play marker in Thursday's 4-3 loss to Dallas. Moulson gave the Sabres a 2-0 lead, but the Star came back to record the victory. It's been a much better season for Moulson in 2016-17, as he already has 20 points in 48 contests after he posted 21 points in 81 matches last year.
Jan 27 - 8:20 AM

Matt Moulson scored his ninth goal of the year Thursday night.

He opened the scoring in a 4-2 loss to Tampa Bay. Moulson had just eight goals and 21 points in 81 games last season. He has been better this campaign with 18 points after 41 contests, but he still doesn't have much fantasy value.
Jan 13 - 8:12 AM

Matt Moulson picked up a pair of helpers in Thursday's 4-2 loss to the Bruins.

He didn't have a point in his previous five outings. Unfortunately, he hasn't quite been able to rediscover his scoring touch in Buffalo, as he's up to just seven assists and 15 points in 35 games.
Thu, Dec 29, 2016 10:59:00 PM

Matt Moulson earned a pair of assists in Tuesday's 6-3 win against Los Angeles.

He was moved up to a line with Jack Eichel and Kyle Okposo for most of the contest and he posted helpers on both of Eichel's goals. Moulson had been seeing around 10 minutes of ice time or under in each of his previous six appearances. He has 12 points in 28 games this season.
Wed, Dec 14, 2016 09:44:00 AM

Matt Moulson has scored six of his seven goals on the power play this season.

That power-play total places him second in the league behind only Montreal's Shea Weber, who has seven. Buffalo's top unit has consisted of Rasmus Ristolainen, Taylor Fedun, Kyle Okposo, Sam Reinhart and Moulson. He scored just eight goals all of last season, but he has had a much better start to the 2016-17 campaign with nine points in 19 contests.
Wed, Nov 23, 2016 09:37:00 AM

Matt Moulson scored the second of two Buffalo goals at the 9:43 mark of the third as the Sabres lost to the New Jersey Devils 4-2 Saturday night.

Moulson also scored the lone goal against the Devils Friday night to give him six markers in 15 games this season.
Sun, Nov 13, 2016 12:34:00 AM

Matt Moulson scored in Friday's 2-1 overtime loss to the New Jersey Devils.

Moulson's opened the scoring with a power play goal at the 10:34 mark of the first period. After scoring just eight goals all of last season, Moulson has produced five goals in 14 games in 2016-17. All five of his goals have been scored on the power play. Kyle Okposo and Ryan O'Reilly assisted on Buffalo's only goal.
Fri, Nov 11, 2016 10:45:00 PM

Matt Moulson hasn't recorded a goal in seven straight games.

He started the year with four goals in his first five matches, but offense has been hard to come by for the Sabres lately. Moulson has gone five straight games without picking up a point.
Wed, Nov 9, 2016 07:38:00 AM

Matt Moulson is in the midst of a turnaround season.

The veteran winger continues to thrive on the Sabres' power play. Mouslon has four goals, two with the man advantage and his only assist came Saturday night on a Buffalo power play. With five points in seven contests, Moulson is a much-improved player over his eight-goal, 21-point performance of 2015-16.
Sun, Oct 30, 2016 09:47:00 AM

Matt Moulson scored a pair of goals in Tuesday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Philadelphia Flyers.

Thanks to Tyler Ennis and Matt Moulson, the Sabres jumped out to a 3-0 lead heading into the third period. Unfortunately for Buffalo, they gave up three unanswered goals in the third period and eventually lost in the shootout. After scoring just eight goals in 2015-16, Moulson already has four this season. All of his markers have come on the man-advantage.
Tue, Oct 25, 2016 11:19:00 PM

Matt Moulson skated on the top line during Sunday's practice.

Moulson's linemates were Ryan O’Reilly and Kyle Okposo. It's quite the step up from when training camp started and Moulson was working on the fourth unit. He has two goals in four games this season despite averaging just 12:42 minutes per game. We'd caution against getting to excited as this might prove to be a short-term promotion, but it will be interesting to see how he does on Tuesday.
Mon, Oct 24, 2016 09:55:00 AM

Matt Moulson has been playing some good hockey for the Buffalo Sabres.

Molson had a disappointing season last season, as he scored just eight goals in 81 games, but this year's been different. He's already scored two goals and his work rate is noticeably better too. "It comes from the work, having an extra spurt here and there to get to pucks," he said. "It's how I want to play, getting a lot of chances. If you do that, you're likely to be more successful."
Sat, Oct 22, 2016 10:56:00 AM

Matt Moulson potted his second goal of the year in Sunday's 6-2 win against the Edmonton Oilers.

He had three goals in 11 games last October, but scored just eight times in 81 contests. Moulson is looking to be much better in 2016-17 and he is off to a good start with a goal in each of his first two matches.
Mon, Oct 17, 2016 09:58:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Ryan O'Reilly
2Jack Eichel
3Zemgus Girgensons
4Johan Larsson
LW1Evander Kane
2Tyler Ennis
3Marcus Foligno
4Nicolas Deslauriers
5William Carrier
6Cody McCormick
RW1Kyle Okposo
2Sam Reinhart
3Matt Moulson
4Brian Gionta
5Justin Bailey
6Evan Rodrigues
D1Rasmus Ristolainen
2Zach Bogosian
3Dmitry Kulikov
4Jake McCabe
5Josh Gorges
6Cody Franson
7Justin Falk
G1Robin Lehner
2Anders Nilsson