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Matt Nieto

Born:November 5, 1992Draft:2011 Sharks #47 Overall
Hometown:Long Beach, CAPosition:Left Wing/Right Wing
Known For:Shoots:Left
National Team:United StatesCurrent Team:Colorado Avalanche

Matthew Evan Nieto (born November 5, 1992) is an American professional ice hockey left winger for the Colorado Avalanche of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was drafted by the San Jose Sharks in the second round, 47th overall, of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.

Matt Nieto Colorado Avalanche
Matt Nieto, Colorado Avalanche (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Matt Nieto Statistics

DateTraded FromTraded WithTraded ToTraded For
Jan. 25, 2023Ryan MerkleyJacob MacDonald
Martin Kaut

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  • 2x U18 WJC Gold Medal (2009, 2010)
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