MATT HUNWICK RUMORS & GOSSIP

Matt Hunwick scores late to lead Toronto past Flyers, 3-2

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Matt Hunwick's slapper with 7.5 seconds left lifted the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 3-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night. Hunwick's first goal of the season snapped Toronto's five-game losing streak. Joffrey Lupul and Roman Polak also scored for the Maple Leafs. Matt Read and Shayne Gostisbehere scored the Flyers, who lost for just the second...
Via Associated Press
January 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Hunwick hopes to provide veteran presence in new role with Maple Leafs

Matt Hunwick will be playing for a new team this season, but he is looking to become a role model in the unfamiliar locker room. Hunwick signed a two-year contract with the Maple Leafs over the summer following a year as the seventh defenseman for the New York Rangers. At age 30, Hunwick is likely on the wrong side of the prime of his career, but he said he still believes he will...
Via Fox Sports
September 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Rangers head into the second round without Mats Zuccarello

By Cameron Fine The New York Rangers received excellent news heading into Game One of the second round against the Washington Capitals, in that they will finally get Kevin Klein back in the lineup after missing the last seven weeks with a broken arm sustained after blocking a shot against, coincidentally, Alex Ovechkin. This means that Matt Hunwick, who played very solid defensively...
Via isportsweb.com
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Lineup notes against Anaheim: Moore in for Hunwick

Per the Rangers Twitter, defenseman John Moore will return to the lineup in place of Matt Hunwick. Moore, who has yet to score a goal and has just three assists this season, has been a healthy scratch for the Rangers last two games. Henrik Lundqvist will get the start in net tonight. The post Lineup notes against Anaheim: Moore in for Hunwick appeared first on Blue Seat Blogs.
Via Blue Seat Blogs
January 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Lineup notes against New Jersey: Stempniak/Moore in, Miller/Hunwick out

Per Steve Zipay, forward Lee Stempniak –who missed a few games with the mumps– will be back in the lineup tonight at the expense of J.T. Miller. Stempniak skated with Kevin Hayes and Carl Hagelin at the optional skate. John Moore also appears to be in for Matt Hunwick. Alain Vigneault noted that the lines Read more → The post Lineup notes against New Jersey: Stempniak/Moore...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Lineup notes: Hunwick in, Moore out

Per the Rangers Twitter, Matt Hunwick will replace John Moore on the third defense pairing tonight in Calgary. It’s a relatively minor lineup change, probably designed to ensure Hunwick’s legs stay fresh. The post Lineup notes: Hunwick in, Moore out appeared first on Blue Seat Blogs.
Via Blue Seat Blogs
December 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Lineup notes: Hunwick back in, Kostka skating as extra

Can’t really say this was unexpected, but after Mike Kostka’s two turnovers last night, he was skating as the 7D in practice today, per Seth Rothman. Marc Staal was skating with Matt Hunwick, and Kevin Klein was still with John Moore. The forward lines remained unchanged, as Jesper Fast and J.T. Miller were the extras. The post Lineup notes: Hunwick back in, Kostka skating as...
Via Blue Seat Blogs
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Hunwick wins the ‘battle’ for the Rangers seventh defenseman

The Rangers placed Matt Lombardi, Mike Kostka, Steven Kampfer, and Cedric Desjardins on waivers today. Although the Rangers official roster won’t be known until tomorrow, we can note that this means Matt Hunwick has won the seventh Rangers defenseman job. Prior to training camp, it looked like the Rangers figured Kostka would be their seventh defenseman. But continue reading...
Via Save By Richter
October 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Matt Hunwick Signs Contract With Rangers by   Steven Ellis

The New York Rangers have signed Matt Hunwick to a one year deal worth $600K. Playing in the final year of his contract, Hunwick was relegated as a reserve defenseman and was placed on waivers by the Avalanche. Upon clearing, he was reassigned to the AHL for the first time since 2008 with affiliate, the Lake Erie Monsters on October 12, 2013. In [...]
Via The Hockey House
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Monsters lose first outdoor game in shootout

By Doug Plagens, Special to WFNY John Saraya/Lake Erie Monsters Defenseman Matt Hunwick forced overtime in the first outdoor game in Lake Erie Monsters history when he scored with under one second remaining in the third period. The Monsters (12-11-0-2), however, fell to the Rochester Americans (12-10-2-2) 5-4 in a shootout Friday night at the Frozen Frontier at Frontier Field in...
Via Waiting For Next Year
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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