Legends of Hockey -- NHL Player Search -- Player -- Stefan Matteau
Stefan Matteau was on born February 23, 1994 in Chicago, Illinois and grew up in Blaineville, Quebec. Matteau came by his hockey acumen honestly. His father Stéphane appeared in over 800 NHL games.

Matteau played his junior hockey for within U.S. National Development Program and was drafted by the New Jersey Devils in first round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.

Matteau would make his NHL debut for the Devils in 2012-13 season. He would appear in 17 games for the club, recording a goal and two assists. Matteau was then assigned to the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada of the QMJHL for the remainder of the season. In 35 regular season games for the Armada, Matteau would notch 18 goals and add 10 assists.

Matteau would struggle to stay in the Devils lineup during the 2015-16 season, seeing action in just 20 games. He was ultimately traded to the Montreal Canadiens at the NHL trade deadline in exchange for Devante Smith-Pelly.

The 2016-17 season would spent entirely in the American Hockey League with the St. John's IceCaps. In 67 games Matteau scored 12 times and added 13 assists. On July 1, 2017, as an unrestricted free agent, Matteau signed with the Vegas Golden Knights.

REGULAR SEASON PLAYOFFS
Season Club League GP G A TP PIM +/- GP G A TP PIM
2009-10 Notre Dame Midget Hounds SMHL 40 15 22 37 67 13 4 8 12 6
2009-10 Notre Dame Hounds Tel-Cup 7 3 3 6 8
2010-11 USA Hockey National Team Dev Program USHL 28 4 5 9 47 0 2 0 0 0 2
2010-11 USA Hockey National Team Dev Program U-17 17 3 6 9 18
2011-12 USA Hockey National Team Dev Program USHL 18 6 4 10 93 +4
2011-12 USA Hockey National Team Dev Program U-18 28 9 13 22 73
2012-13 Blainville-Boisbriand Armada QMJHL 35 18 10 28 70 +19 11 3 6 9 16
2012-13 New Jersey Devils NHL 17 1 2 3 6 -1
2013-14 Albany Devils AHL 67 13 13 26 66 +6 4 1 0 1 4
2013-14 United States WJC-A 5 3 1 4 10 +4
2014-15 Albany Devils AHL 61 12 15 27 40 +9
2014-15 New Jersey Devils NHL 7 1 0 1 4 0
2015-16 New Jersey Devils NHL 20 1 0 1 13 -9
2015-16 Albany Devils AHL 1 0 0 0 4 0
2015-16 Montreal Canadiens NHL 12 0 1 1 4 -4
2016-17 St. John's IceCaps AHL 67 12 13 25 122 -3 4 3 1 4 2
NHL Totals 56 3 3 6 27


Traded to Montreal by New Jersey for Devante Smith-Pelly, February 29, 2016. Missed majority of 2015-16 as a healthy reserve. Signed as a free agent by Vegas, July 1, 2017.
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