Minnesota Wild
Matt Kassian
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MattKassian
POSITION: Left Wing
HEIGHT: 6' 4"
SHOOTS: Left
WEIGHT: 240
BIRTHDATE: 10/28/1986
BIRTHPLACE: Edmonton, AB, CAN
DRAFTED: MIN: 2005-57 overall
2010-11 HIGHLIGHTS
Produced eight points (4-4=8) in 60 games with the Houston Aeros…Led the team in PIM (132) and finished
with an even rating…Saw action in eight playoff games, earning two PIM…Made his NHL debut vs. CGY (11/5)…Skated with the Minnesota Wild for a total of four games on the season, earning 12 PIM.
Acquired: Selected in the second round (57th overall) of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.

2010-11 HIGHLIGHTS
Produced eight points (4-4=8) in 60 games with the Houston Aeros…Led the team in PIM (132) and finished
with an even rating…Saw action in eight playoff games, earning two PIM…Made his NHL debut vs. CGY (11/5)…Skated with the Minnesota Wild for a total of four games on the season, earning 12 PIM.

2009-10 HIGHLIGHTS
Notched six points (2-4=6) and 149 PIM in 59 games with Houston….Set AHL career-highs in games played and PIM…Posted points in back-to-back games (1/16 - 1/22)…Compiled a season-high 25 PIM vs. San Antonio (11/7)

2008-09 HIGHLIGHTS
Totaled three points (1-2=3) in 56 games with Houston…Tallied his first AHL point/goal at CHI (2/8)…Ranked second on Houston with 130 PIM in 56 games...Skated in four playoff games…

2007-08 HIGHLIGHTS
Played in 19 games in his first season with Houston...Tallied 10 points (6-4=10) with Texas (ECHL).

2006-07 HIGHLIGHTS
Collected 18 points (8-10=18) and 162 PIM, all career bests, in 72 games for Kamloops...

CAREER TRANSACTIONS
Signed by Minnesota on May 14, 2007