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Mat Bodie | Defenseman | #53

Team: Buffalo Sabres
Age / DOB:  (28) / 3/7/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 175

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Buffalo has obtained Mat Bodie from the Rangers for Daniel Catenacci.
The 26-year-old blueliner has eight goals and 30 points in 45 AHL contests this campaign. Tue, Feb 28, 2017 03:03:00 PM

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Mat Bodie has agreed to terms with the New York Rangers.

Bodie had seven goals and 36 points in 76 AHL games in 2015-16. The 26-year-old hasn't made his NHL debut.
Tue, Jul 5, 2016 09:29:00 PM

The New York Rangers have promotes Mat Bodie.

Bodie had seven goals and 36 points in 76 AHL contests. Don't expect him to get any playing time during the 2016 postseason.
Thu, Apr 21, 2016 11:23:00 AM

Rangers coach Alain Vigneault was impressed by Mat Bodie on Tuesday.

Bodie scored twice in the 5-3 exhibition loss to Philadelphia. "I remember him a little bit from last year and there’s no doubt that there’s some progression on his part," Vigneault said. "You guys asked me a lot about (Dylan) McIlrath but one of the guys that (the Hartford) coaches said that during their playoff run last year was so good and played with Dylan was Bodie and tonight I could see why. He's got a little big stick and knows how to put it defensively and when he’s got the puck on his stick most of the time he makes the right plays with the puck. He had a strong game for us tonight and that was good for us to see." Bodie had five goals and 32 points in 75 AHL contests in 2014-15.
Wed, Sep 23, 2015 09:43:00 AM

Mat Bodie scored two goals in Tuesday's 5-3 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers.

Bodie's first goal tied the game at two in the second period and his second goal cut the Flyers' leada to 5-3 in the final frame. The 25-year-old signed with New York as an undrafted free-agent after spending his college career at Union. It would be shocking to see him make an impact in the NHL this season. He will provide the club with some organizational blue line depth in the AHL.
Tue, Sep 22, 2015 09:37:00 PM

Mat Bodie has re-signed with the New York Rangers.

Bodie had five goals and 32 points in 75 AHL games last season. He'll have a very tough time making the team's roster out of training camp, but he might join the Rangers at some point during the season as an injury replacement.
Fri, Jul 17, 2015 05:08:00 PM

Mat Bodie has signed an entry-level deal with the New York Rangers.

Bodie served as Union College's captain and helped lead them to a national championship. He led the defenseman scoring race with 39 points in 40 NCAA games and also spent 57 minutes in the sin bin. Bodie plans to finish his degree, so he won't join the Rangers until their development camp over the summer.
Tue, Apr 15, 2014 10:27:00 AM

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