Matt Greene
Matt Greene
Defenseman  - LAK
Number: 2
Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 234
Shoots: Right
Born: May 13, 1983  (Age 30)
Birthplace: Grand Ledge, MI, United States
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Acquired: From Edmonton with Jarret Stoll for Lubomir Visnovsky on June 29, 2008.
Drafted: EDM / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 2nd (44th overall)

PLAYOFFS:

REGULAR SEASON: Selected as the Kings Most Inspirational Player (Ace Bailey Memorial Award)…Played in 500th career game April 3 at SJ...Assist Feb. 26 at COL...Assist Dec. 17 vs. EDM...Assist Dec. 15 at CHI...Activated from IR Dec. 10 (missed 15 games)...Placed on IR Nov. 13 (retro to Nov. 2) with upper-body injury...Two points (1-1=2), eight hits and four blocked shots Oct. 19 vs. DAL....Goal, Four hits and four blocked shots Oct. 4 at WPG.



SEASON HIGHS:

Goals: 1 (2x: Last, 3-28 at NSH)br /> Assists: 2 (2x: Last, 2-18 at ANA)br /> Points: 2 (2x: Last, 2-18 at ANA)br /> +/-: Plus-2 (4x: Last, 4-11 vs. SJ)br /> TOI: 25:34 (12-15 vs. SJ)br /> Shots: 4 (10-12 vs. SJ)br /> PIM: 9 (1-10 vs. NJ)br />
THIS SEASON: Has played in 115 consecutive games (Jan. 20, 2008 to present)...Recorded a career-high two goals, 12 assists, 14 points, 111 penalty minutes, 76 shots and 82 games played...One of five Kings to play in all 82 games...Led the Kings (10th in NHL) with 167 blocked shots...Ranked second on the Kings with 206 hits...Recorded two assists Feb. 18 at Anaheim...Appeared in his 200th NHL game Feb. 3 at Ottawa...Recorded seven hits and seven blocked shots Jan. 31 at Montreal...Recorded first career multi-point game Jan. 20 at Minnesota (two assists)...Recorded first goal as a King (first NHL goal since Dec. 14, 2006) Dec. 15 vs. San Jose...Also played a season-high 25:34 Dec. 15 vs. San Jose...Played a season-high 25:15 Dec. 5 vs. Edmonton...Was a plus-2 Nov. 22 vs. Colorado...Earned first point as a King with an assist Oct. 27 vs. Detroit...Signed to five-year contract extension Oct. 17...Named an alternate captain Oct. 8.