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Matt Duchene

Born:January 16, 1991Draft:2009 Avalanche, 3rd Overall
Hometown:Haliburton, ON, CANPosition:C
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:Canada

Matthew Duchene (born 16 January 1991) is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre who currently plays for the Nashville Predators of the National Hockey League (NHL). He has previously played in the NHL for the Colorado AvalancheOttawa Senators, and Columbus Blue Jackets.

Duchene was selected third overall by the Avalanche in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. He won a gold medal with Canada at the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Matt Duchene Nashville Predators
Matt Duchene with the Nashville Predators (Jess Starr/The Hockey Writers)

Matt Duchene Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded WithTraded ToTraded For
Nov. 5, 20172019 1st-Round Pick
(Bowen Byram)
2019 3rd-Round Pick
(Matthew Stienburg)
Shane Bowers
Andrew Hammond
Feb. 22, 2019Julius Bergman2019 1st-Round Pick
(Lassi Thomson)
2020 1st-Round Pick
(Conditional, Not Met)
Vitaly Abramov
Jonathan Davidsson

Deeper Dive

Achievements

  • U17 WHC All-Star Team — 2007-08
  • U17 WHC Gold Medal — 2007-08
  • U18 WJC Gold Medal — 2007-08
  • CHL Top Prospects Game — 2008-09
  • JWC-U18 Gold Medal — 2008-09
  • OHL Scholastic Player of the Year (Bobby Smith Trophy) — 2008-09
  • NHL All-Rookie Team — 2009-10
  • NHL Rookie of the Month (December) — 2009-10
  • NHL All-Star Game — 2010-11
  • Spengler Cup All-Star Team — 2012-13
  • Spengler Cup Winner (Team Canada) — 2012-13
  • World Championship Top 3 Player on Team — 2012-13
  • Olympic Gold Medal — 2013-14
  • World Championship Gold Medal — 2014-15
  • NHL All-Star Game — 2015-16
  • World Championship Gold Medal — 2015-16
  • World Championship Silver Medal — 2016-17
  • World Cup Gold Medal — 2016-17
  • NHL Best Face-Off Percentage (62.6%) — 2017-18
  • Alternate Captain (Avalanche) — 2016-17
  • Alternate Captain (Senators) — 2017-2019
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