|6 ft 3 in (0 m)|
211 lb (96 kg)
|NHL Team||Florida Panthers|
|Born||February 19 1988,|
Milton, ON, CAN
|NHL Draft||47th overall, 2006|
Detroit Red Wings
|Pro Career||2008 – present|
Playing career[edit | edit source]
Matthias played his junior career with the Belleville Bulls of the Ontario Hockey League before he was drafted by the Detroit Red Wings in the second round, 47th overall, in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft. During the following season, Shawn's rights were traded by the Red Wings along with conditional draft picks to the Florida Panthers for Todd Bertuzzi on February 27, 2007.
On January 18, 2008, the Panthers called up Matthias from the Bulls of the OHL. In his second NHL game on January 19, 2008, he scored his first two goals, both against Brent Johnson of the Washington Capitals.
He played for Canada at the 2008 World Juniors, where he helped his team win the gold medal.
Career statistics[edit | edit source]
Regular season and playoffs[edit | edit source]
|Competitor for Canada|
|World Junior Championships|
International[edit | edit source]
|Junior int'l totals||14||4||1||5||6|
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