Matt Cooke

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Matt Cooke
Matt Cooke Pittsburgh Penguins.jpg
Born September 7, 1978 (1978-09-07) (age 35)
Belleville, Ontario, CAN
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight 205 lb (93 kg; 14 st 9 lb)
Position Left wing
Shoots Left
NHL team
Former teams
Pittsburgh Penguins
Washington Capitals
Vancouver Canucks
National team Flag of Canada.svg Canada
NHL Draft 144th overall, 1997
Vancouver Canucks
Playing career 1998–present

Matthew David Cooke (born September 7, 1978 in Belleville, Ontario) is a professional Canadian ice hockey player that currently plays as a left winger for the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League (NHL). He previously played one season with the Washington Capitals and played nine seasons with the Vancouver Canucks. He is known as a pest because of his way of aggravating opponents. He has also faced many suspensions by the NHL. In 2009, He won the Stanley Cup with the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Career statistics[change | edit source]

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1995-96 Windsor Spitfires OHL 61 8 11 19 102 7 1 3 4 6
1996-97 Windsor Spitfires OHL 65 45 50 95 146 5 5 5 10 10
1997-98 Windsor Spitfires OHL 23 14 19 33 50 - - - - -
1997–98 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 25 8 13 21 49 12 8 8 16 20
1998-99 Vancouver Canucks NHL 30 0 2 2 27 - - - - -
1998-99 Syracuse Crunch AHL 37 15 18 33 119 - - - - -
1999-00 Vancouver Canucks NHL 51 5 7 12 39 - - - - -
1999–00 Syracuse Crunch AHL 18 5 8 13 27 - - - - -
2000–01 Vancouver Canucks NHL 81 14 13 27 94 4 0 0 0 4
2001–02 Vancouver Canucks AHL 82 13 20 33 111 6 3 2 5 0
2002–03 Vancouver Canucks NHL 82 15 27 42 82 14 2 1 3 12
2003–04 Vancouver Canucks NHL 53 11 12 23 73 7 3 1 4 12
2005–06 Vancouver Canucks NHL 45 8 10 18 71 - - - - -
2006–07 Vancouver Canucks NHL 81 10 20 30 64 1 0 0 0 2
2007–08 Vancouver Canucks NHL 61 7 9 16 64 - - - - -
2007–08 Washington Capitals NHL 17 3 4 7 27 7 0 0 0 4
2008–09 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 76 13 18 31 101 24 1 6 7 22
2009–10 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 79 15 15 30 106 13 4 2 6 22
2010–11 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 67 12 18 30 129 - - - - -
NHL totals 805 126 175 301 988 76 13 12 25 78

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