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Matt Fraser | Winger

Team: Boston Bruins
Age / DOB:  (23) / 5/20/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 204
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Matt Fraser scored for Boston in a 4-2 loss to Los Angeles on Thursday.
He has two goals in 14 appearances this season, while averaging just 9:39 of ice time. Jan 10 - 7:40 AM

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Matt Fraser has scored the most goals in the AHL over the last three seasons, so the 23-year-old winger knows what is expected of him during any stint at the NHL level.

But the goals haven’t fallen for Fraser quite yet after five games with the Bruins as a reinforcement amid frontline injuries, and he’s gone pointless with just six shots on net in the aforementioned five games. "I think I’ve played okay, but I’m not content. Obviously I’m looking for a little more production out of myself," said Fraser. "I think I’ve been doing the little things right. Chipping pucks in, and chipping pucks out. I’ve been making sure I’m in the right spots on the ice in both zones. But I’m a guy that knows what he needs to do to succeed, and knows what I can do out there. When I don’t get the results I’m looking for, I’m probably the hardest person on myself."
Sat, Dec 21, 2013 09:14:00 AM

Matt Fraser picked up his first career NHL fight Thursday night against Buffalo.

He dropped the gloves with Marcus Foligno in the first period. "I'll never be mistaken for a fighter, but anything I can do to help stay in the lineup or help get the momentum our way, I'm definitely willing to do that," said Fraser. "I definitely don't want to be known as a one-dimensional player. Those top-six guys can do it all. You look at Looch and he can literally do it all. And (Jarome) Iginla can do it all. It's something you strive for." Fraser has skated in five games with Boston this season, where he has no points and six shots.
Fri, Dec 20, 2013 09:17:00 AM

Matt Fraser has been summoned by the Boston Bruins.

Fraser has 16 goals and 21 points in 23 AHL games this season. He had three points in 12 contests with Boston in 2013.
Sun, Dec 8, 2013 09:15:00 AM

Matt Fraser is now a member of the Boston Bruins.

He was acquired from Dallas in a seven-player deal, which sent Tyler Seguin to the Stars. Fraser netted 33 goals and posted 46 points in 62 games with AHL Texas last season, but he produced just one goal and two assists in 12 NHL outings with Dallas.
Thu, Jul 4, 2013 03:45:00 PM

Matt Fraser has signed a one-year, two-way contract with Dallas.

Fraser shared time between Dallas and the team's AHL affiliate in Texas during 2013. He had one goal and two assists in 12 NHL games and 46 points in 62 contests in the minors.
Mon, Jun 24, 2013 06:08:00 PM

Matt Fraser and Jordie Benn were healthy scratches for the Stars on Sunday.

While Fraser has only one assist in nine games after scoring 33 goals in the AHL this season but coach Glen Gulutzan has been quite impressed with the youngster. "I've watched Matty quite a bit, and he's not going to wow you with 100 different things," Gulutzan said. "He's a quick-strike guy, and he hasn't had a lot of opportunities to bury pucks. He has an incredible shot and incredible release, and he needs to find those areas in the NHL to get his shot away. That's part of the learning process." Fraser could be someone to look at in a couple of years in fantasy hockey as he knows how to score.
Mon, Apr 22, 2013 08:04:00 AM

The Dallas Stars have summoned Matt Fraser.

Fraser has 33 goals and 46 points in 62 games with AHL Texas this season. He also has a goal in four career games with Dallas.
Wed, Apr 3, 2013 09:59:00 AM

Matt Fraser was returned to the minors Monday.

He has one goal in three games this season with Dallas.
Mon, Mar 11, 2013 07:04:00 PM

Matt Fraser has been summoned by the Dallas Stars.

Fraser has 27 goals and 39 points in 54 AHL games this season. The 22-year-old has a goal in three career NHL contests.
Fri, Mar 8, 2013 01:29:00 PM

Matt Fraser has been assigned to AHL Texas.

In two games with Dallas this season, Fraser produced a goal and a plus-2 rating.
Thu, Feb 28, 2013 05:10:00 PM

It's not clear if Matt Fraser will get into a game right off the bat after being called up from the Texas Stars earlier this week, but there's no doubt he deserves some consideration.

"Who has scored more goals in the American League over the past two years?" Stars coach Glen Gulutzan said after Tuesday's practice in McKinney. Fraser has scored 61 goals in 124 games over the last two seasons for the Texas Stars. He ranked second in the AHL last season with 37 goals in 73 games, and he's tied for fourth in the league with 24 in 51 games this season. Over the past two seasons, no one has scored more goals in the AHL than Fraser. "He certainly earned his chance to get a try up here," said Gulutzan. "Whether we get him in or not, we'll make those decisions when they come. Certainly he is deserving of being here and he is a quality individual. We're having success with young guys, and at some point he is going to get a chance."
Wed, Feb 20, 2013 01:48:00 PM

The Dallas Stars have summoned Matt Fraser.

Fraser has 24 goals and 11 assists in 51 AHL games in 2012-13. He might play in his second career NHL game on Thursday.
Mon, Feb 18, 2013 05:55:00 PM

Matt Fraser scored two goals in the Texas Stars' 5-2 victory over the Peoria Rivermen.

Fraser has 14 goals and 17 points in 34 AHL games this season. He had 37 goals and 55 points in 73 AHL contests in 2011-12.
Sat, Jan 5, 2013 10:56:00 PM

Matt Fraser contributed to both Texas goals in its 3-2 setback to Grand Rapids on Saturday night.

The winger had a goal and an assist. Fraser is a threat to score every night -- as he's had three straight 32-plus goal seasons (two WHL, one AHL). He's struggled a bit this year to produce offense in other ways, though, with only nine points, seven of which are markers.
Sat, Dec 1, 2012 10:45:00 PM

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PosRoleName
C1David Krejci
2Patrice Bergeron
3Chris Kelly
4Gregory Campbell
5Alexander Khokhlachev
6Matt Lindblad
7Marc Savard
LW1Milan Lucic
2Brad Marchand
3Carl Soderberg
4Daniel Paille
5Jordan Caron
6Matt Fraser
RW1Jarome Iginla
2Loui Eriksson
3Reilly Smith
4Shawn Thornton
5Justin Florek
D1Zdeno Chara
2Dennis Seidenberg
3Johnny Boychuk
4Matt Bartkowski
5Torey Krug
6Dougie Hamilton
7Andrej Meszaros
8Adam McQuaid
9Kevan Miller
10Corey Potter
G1Tuukka Rask
2Chad Johnson