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Matt Cooke

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Position: C ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 5-11 (180 cm)
Weight: 205 lbs. (93 kg)

Born: September 7, 1978 in Belleville, Ontario
Draft: Vancouver, 6th round (144th overall), 1997 NHL Entry
Amateur Teams: Kingston Frontenacs, Windsor Spitfires
Current salary: $500,000
Current cap hit: $500,000



NHL Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV Awards
1998-99 20 VAN NHL 30 0 2 2 -12 27 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 22 0.0 244 8:07
1999-00 21 VAN NHL 51 5 7 12 3 39 4 0 1 1 7 0 0 58 8.6 602 11:48
2000-01 22 VAN NHL 81 14 13 27 5 94 12 0 2 0 13 0 0 121 11.6 1181 14:35
2001-02 23 VAN NHL 82 13 20 33 4 111 12 1 0 2 19 0 1 103 12.6 1153 14:03
2002-03 24 VAN NHL 82 15 27 42 21 82 10 1 4 0 25 1 1 118 12.7 1098 13:24 Selke-9
2003-04 25 VAN NHL 53 11 12 23 5 73 9 1 1 4 10 1 1 79 13.9 747 14:06
2005-06 27 VAN NHL 45 8 10 18 -8 71 8 0 0 2 9 1 0 67 11.9 628 13:57
2006-07 28 VAN NHL 81 10 20 30 0 64 9 1 0 3 15 3 2 133 7.5 1264 15:37
2007-08 29 TOT NHL 78 10 13 23 1 91 9 0 1 1 11 2 0 86 11.6 179 1027 13:10 12 16 42.9 198 38 26 23
2007-08 29 VAN NHL 61 7 9 16 -4 64 7 0 0 1 8 1 0 68 10.3 140 817 13:24 11 15 42.3 154 29 19 17
2007-08 29 WSH NHL 17 3 4 7 5 27 2 0 1 0 3 1 0 18 16.7 39 209 12:19 1 1 50.0 44 9 7 6
2008-09 30 PIT NHL 76 13 18 31 0 101 13 0 0 1 17 1 0 86 15.1 161 1080 14:13 7 12 36.8 262 37 20 14
2009-10 31 PIT NHL 79 15 15 30 17 106 13 2 0 1 13 1 1 105 14.3 192 1168 14:47 13 11 54.2 180 53 28 28
2010-11 32 PIT NHL 67 12 18 30 14 129 9 0 3 2 15 0 3 95 12.6 166 1048 15:38 8 21 27.6 192 39 23 19
2011-12 33 PIT NHL 82 19 19 38 5 44 16 1 2 4 12 5 2 147 12.9 240 1286 15:41 18 15 54.5 160 41 37 23 Byng-35
2012-13 34 PIT NHL 48 8 13 21 -2 36 8 0 0 1 13 0 0 61 13.1 103 706 14:43 3 11 21.4 97 41 11 13
2013-14 35 MIN NHL 82 10 18 28 8 54 9 0 1 3 15 2 1 104 9.6 183 1263 15:24 10 16 38.5 190 61 34 25
2014-15 36 MIN NHL 29 4 6 10 0 13 4 0 0 0 6 0 0 24 16.7 48 365 12:36 3 6 33.3 39 22 11 7
9 yrs VAN NHL 566 83 120 203 14 625 71 4 8 13 108 7 5 769 10.8 841 7734 13:40 11 15 42.3 154 29 19 17
5 yrs PIT NHL 352 67 83 150 34 416 59 3 5 9 70 7 6 494 13.6 862 5288 15:01 49 70 41.2 891 211 119 97
2 yrs MIN NHL 111 14 24 38 8 67 13 0 1 3 21 2 1 128 10.9 231 1629 14:40 13 22 37.1 229 83 45 32
1 yr WSH NHL 17 3 4 7 5 27 2 0 1 0 3 1 0 18 16.7 39 209 12:19 1 1 50.0 44 9 7 6
Career NHL 1046 167 231 398 61 1135 145 7 15 25 202 17 12 1409 11.9 1973 14859 14:12 74 108 40.7 1318 332 190 152

NHL Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 29 2 Teams NHL 78 724 735 49.6 -3.0 524 568 48.0 -5.5 8.1 93.0 101.1 46.9 53.1
2007-08 29 Vancouver Canucks NHL 61 695.8 550 614 47.3 -4.4 403 478 45.7 -6.5 8.0 92.4 100.3 44.4 55.6
2007-08 29 Washington Capitals NHL 17 180.3 174 121 59.0 3.1 121 90 57.3 -0.2 8.6 95.8 104.5 54.8 45.2
2008-09 30 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 76 907.1 768 829 48.1 -0.8 553 617 47.3 -3.7 10.2 91.0 101.2 43.6 56.4
2009-10 31 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 79 870.2 876 772 53.2 -0.9 647 587 52.4 -3.4 10.3 92.2 102.6 46.2 53.8
2010-11 32 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 67 794.4 770 711 52.0 -1.4 560 531 51.3 -2.7 9.1 92.7 101.9 49.6 50.4
2011-12 33 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 82 968.9 896 812 52.5 -3.6 659 595 52.6 -4.2 8.4 90.7 99.2 47.5 52.5
2012-13 34 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 48 586.2 480 619 43.7 -8.1 356 447 44.3 -8.8 9.5 91.7 101.2 41.0 59.0
2013-14 35 Minnesota Wild NHL 82 1039.3 766 951 44.6 -7.0 535 690 43.7 -7.9 8.9 94.3 103.2 33.5 66.5
2014-15 36 Minnesota Wild NHL 29 297.7 227 301 43.0 -9.9 170 209 44.9 -8.9 8.9 91.5 100.5 41.2 58.8
2 yrs NHL 29 1337.0 993 1252 44.2 -7.9 705 899 44.0 -8.6 8.9 93.7 102.6 35.3 64.7
5 yrs NHL 48 4126.8 3790 3743 50.3 -2.8 2775 2777 50.0 -4.4 9.5 91.6 101.1 45.8 54.2
Career NHL 29 6339.7 6231 6465 49.1 -3.7 4528 4812 48.5 -5.3 9.1 92.3 101.4 43.8 56.2

NHL Miscellaneous

Per Game Adjusted Plus/Minus Point Shares
Season Age Tm Lg GP GC G A PTS GC PIM S G A PTS GC TGF PGF TGA PGA +/- OPS DPS PS Awards
1998-99 20 VAN NHL 30 1 0.00 0.07 0.07 0.02 0.90 0.73 0 2 2 1 3 1 17 3 -12 -0.4 -0.2 -0.6
1999-00 21 VAN NHL 51 5 0.10 0.14 0.24 0.09 0.76 1.14 5 8 13 5 24 1 24 4 3 0.1 0.7 0.8
2000-01 22 VAN NHL 81 11 0.17 0.16 0.33 0.14 1.16 1.49 15 14 29 12 42 2 60 25 5 1.0 1.4 2.4
2001-02 23 VAN NHL 82 12 0.16 0.24 0.40 0.15 1.35 1.26 15 23 38 14 45 1 53 13 4 1.7 1.2 2.9
2002-03 24 VAN NHL 82 15 0.18 0.33 0.51 0.19 1.00 1.44 17 30 47 17 55 5 52 23 21 3.0 1.9 4.9 Selke-9
2003-04 25 VAN NHL 53 9 0.21 0.23 0.43 0.17 1.38 1.49 13 14 27 11 38 4 37 8 5 1.7 0.9 2.6
2005-06 27 VAN NHL 45 7 0.18 0.22 0.40 0.15 1.58 1.49 8 10 18 7 24 6 35 9 -8 0.7 0.4 1.1
2006-07 28 VAN NHL 81 11 0.12 0.25 0.37 0.13 0.79 1.64 10 20 30 11 50 7 60 17 0 0.4 1.8 2.1
2007-08 29 TOT NHL 78 9 0.13 0.17 0.29 0.11 1.17 1.10 11 14 25 10 33 3 43 14 1 0.7 1.2 1.9
2007-08 29 VAN NHL 61 6 0.11 0.15 0.26 0.10 1.05 1.11 8 10 18 7 24 2 37 11 -4 0.2 0.8 1.0
2007-08 29 WSH NHL 17 3 0.18 0.24 0.41 0.16 1.59 1.06 3 4 7 3 9 1 6 3 5 0.5 0.4 0.9
2008-09 30 PIT NHL 76 12 0.17 0.24 0.41 0.16 1.33 1.13 14 18 32 13 43 2 55 14 0 1.5 1.0 2.5
2009-10 31 PIT NHL 79 12 0.19 0.19 0.38 0.15 1.34 1.33 16 16 32 13 57 8 53 21 17 1.5 1.9 3.4
2010-11 32 PIT NHL 67 11 0.18 0.27 0.45 0.17 1.93 1.42 13 19 32 12 45 2 41 12 14 1.6 1.8 3.4
2011-12 33 PIT NHL 82 15 0.23 0.23 0.46 0.19 0.54 1.79 21 21 42 17 54 6 56 13 5 2.8 1.4 4.2 Byng-35
2012-13 34 PIT NHL 48 8 0.17 0.27 0.44 0.16 0.75 1.27 15 24 39 15 25 0 48 21 -2 1.2 0.5 1.7
2013-14 35 MIN NHL 82 10 0.12 0.22 0.34 0.12 0.66 1.27 11 20 31 11 38 2 55 27 8 0.6 1.9 2.5
2014-15 36 MIN NHL 29 4 0.14 0.21 0.34 0.13 0.45 0.83 5 7 12 5 12 0 21 9 0 0.6 0.4 1.0
9 yrs VAN NHL 566 77 0.15 0.21 0.36 0.14 1.10 1.36 91 131 222 85 305 29 375 113 14 8.3 8.9 17.3
5 yrs PIT NHL 352 58 0.19 0.24 0.43 0.17 1.18 1.40 79 98 177 70 224 18 253 81 34 8.6 6.6 15.3
2 yrs MIN NHL 111 14 0.13 0.22 0.34 0.12 0.60 1.15 16 27 43 16 50 2 76 36 8 1.2 2.3 3.5
1 yr WSH NHL 17 3 0.18 0.24 0.41 0.16 1.59 1.06 3 4 7 3 9 1 6 3 5 0.5 0.4 0.9
Career NHL 1046 151 0.16 0.22 0.38 0.14 1.09 1.35 189 260 449 174 588 50 710 233 61 18.7 18.3 36.9

NHL Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Tm Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TSA TOI ATOI FOwin FOloss FO% HIT BLK TK GV
2000-01 22 VAN NHL 4 0 0 0 -3 4 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 48 12:04
2001-02 23 VAN NHL 6 3 2 5 3 0 2 1 0 0 11 27.3 91 15:09
2002-03 24 VAN NHL 14 2 1 3 3 12 2 0 0 0 15 13.3 198 14:07
2003-04 25 VAN NHL 7 3 1 4 3 12 3 0 0 1 15 20.0 129 18:23
2006-07 28 VAN NHL 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 10 9:51
2007-08 29 WSH NHL 7 0 0 0 -1 4 0 0 0 0 8 0.0 18 97 13:55 1 1 50.0 22 2 3 3
2008-09 30 PIT NHL SC 24 1 6 7 -2 22 1 0 0 0 31 3.2 59 364 15:09 2 5 28.6 85 14 10 11
2009-10 31 PIT NHL 13 4 2 6 -4 22 4 0 0 0 18 22.2 36 197 15:11 2 5 28.6 41 5 3 4
2011-12 33 PIT NHL 6 0 4 4 3 16 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 15 97 16:13 2 2 50.0 21 2 2 0
2012-13 34 PIT NHL 15 0 4 4 1 35 0 0 0 0 17 0.0 32 227 15:08 2 1 66.7 63 6 4 2
2013-14 35 MIN NHL 6 0 3 3 1 8 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 14 96 15:00 2 2 50.0 32 5 3 2
2014-15 36 MIN NHL 7 0 2 2 1 4 0 0 0 0 8 0.0 15 78 11:08 0 0 15 1 2 2
Career NHL 1 110 13 25 38 5 141 12 1 0 1 132 9.8 232 1632 14:50 11 16 40.7 279 35 27 24

NHL Playoffs Possession Metrics

Corsi (EV) Fenwick (EV) PDO (EV) Zone Starts (EV)
Season Age Team Lg GP TOI CF CA CF% CF% rel FF FA FF% FF% rel oiSH% oiSV% PDO oZS% dZS%
2007-08 29 Washington Capitals NHL 7 80.7 70 68 50.7 -0.4 45 52 46.4 -4.9 6.7 91.7 98.3 40.0 60.0
2008-09 30 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 24 298.0 271 279 49.3 1.8 207 201 50.7 0.6 6.0 91.3 97.3 48.6 51.4
2009-10 31 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 13 170.5 177 136 56.5 -2.8 122 92 57.0 -2.0 7.5 85.3 92.8 51.7 48.3
2011-12 33 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 6 70.8 68 60 53.1 1.4 45 44 50.6 -3.1 22.2 94.1 116.3 38.2 61.8
2012-13 34 Pittsburgh Penguins NHL 15 193.4 164 192 46.1 -3.5 126 135 48.3 -3.6 7.2 92.6 99.9 37.9 62.1
2013-14 35 Minnesota Wild NHL 6 83.9 74 60 55.2 -4.9 56 41 57.7 -4.0 10.0 90.3 100.3 28.6 71.4
2014-15 36 Minnesota Wild NHL 7 68.0 58 62 48.3 -1.2 45 46 49.5 -2.0 7.4 97.0 104.4 15.1 84.9
2 yrs NHL 6 151.9 132 122 52.0 -2.6 101 87 53.7 -2.7 9.0 93.8 102.7 22.4 77.6
4 yrs NHL 24 732.7 680 667 50.5 -1.1 500 472 51.4 -1.8 7.9 90.7 98.7 45.1 54.9
Career NHL 7 965.3 882 857 50.7 -1.3 646 611 51.4 -2.2 8.0 91.3 99.3 39.9 60.1

Other Regular Season

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI Awards
1994-95 16 Wellington Dukes ON-Jr.A 46 9 23 32 62
1995-96 17 Windsor Spitfires OHL 61 8 11 19 102
1996-97 18 Windsor Spitfires OHL 65 45 50 95 146
1997-98 19 Canada WJC-A 6 1 1 2 6
1997-98 19 2 Teams OHL 48 22 32 54 -5 99 14 4 4 1
1997-98 19 Windsor Spitfires OHL 23 14 19 33 1 50 7 4 3 0
1997-98 19 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 25 8 13 21 -6 49 7 0 1 1
1998-99 20 Syracuse Crunch AHL 37 15 18 33 -28 119 7 8 0 3 98 15.3
1999-00 21 Syracuse Crunch AHL 18 5 8 13 7 27 4 1 0 0 52 9.6
2003-04 25 Canada WC-A 9 2 2 4 5 8 2 0 0 0
Career 2 Seasons AHL 55 20 26 46 -21 146 11 9 0 3 150 13.3
Career 3 Seasons OHL 174 75 93 168 -5 347 14 4 4 1
Career 1 Season ON-Jr.A 46 9 23 32 62
Career 1 Season WC-A 9 2 2 4 5 8 2 0 0 0
Career 1 Season WJC-A 6 1 1 2 6

Other Playoffs

Scoring Goals Shots Ice Time
Season Age Team Lg GP G A PTS +/- PIM EV PP SH GW S S% TOI ATOI
1995-96 17 Windsor Spitfires OHL 7 1 3 4 6
1996-97 18 Windsor Spitfires OHL 5 5 5 10 10
1997-98 19 Kingston Frontenacs OHL 12 8 8 16 20 5 2 1 0
Career 3 Seasons OHL 24 14 16 30 36 5 2 1 0

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2014-15)
Thru 16 Years Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
Matt Cooke 4.9 4.2 3.4 3.4 2.9 2.6 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.1 1.9 1.7 1.1 1.0 0.8 -0.6
Doug Risebrough 94.9 4.9 4.2 3.5 3.4 3.4 2.7 2.6 2.3 2.0 1.9 1.1 0.7 -0.1
Bruce MacGregor 93.6 4.4 4.2 3.8 3.4 3.3 2.7 2.6 2.2 2.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 -0.3
Ron Sutter 93.1 4.7 4.0 3.5 3.2 3.0 2.8 2.5 2.5 1.9 1.3 1.0 -0.1 -0.4
Joel Otto 89.8 4.0 3.9 3.5 3.3 3.2 3.1 2.4 2.2 1.5 1.4 1.2 0.7 0.1
Shawn Burr 89.4 4.3 3.9 3.7 3.3 3.1 2.7 2.3 1.9 1.6 1.5 1.1 0.0 -0.4
Tiger Williams 88.8 5.0 3.9 3.7 3.1 2.8 2.3 2.2 2.0 1.6 1.6 1.4 0.3 -0.5
Mike McPhee 88.8 4.1 3.8 3.4 2.9 2.8 2.6 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.0 0.6
Earl Ingarfield 87.9 5.3 4.7 3.4 3.4 3.3 2.4 2.4 2.0 1.6 1.6 0.2 -0.3 -0.7
Eric Nesterenko 87.6 3.6 3.4 3.3 2.9 2.8 2.6 2.3 2.0 1.9 1.6 1.3 0.3 0.0
Bob Nystrom 87.5 5.3 5.2 4.8 4.0 3.0 2.8 2.5 2.4 2.1 1.9 1.1 -0.3 -0.3
Career Adjusted Point Shares (Best to Worst)
Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
Matt Cooke 4.9 4.2 3.4 3.4 2.9 2.6 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.1 1.9 1.7 1.1 1.0 0.8 -0.6
Doug Risebrough 94.9 4.9 4.2 3.5 3.4 3.4 2.7 2.6 2.3 2.0 1.9 1.1 0.7 -0.1
Ron Sutter 91.6 4.7 4.0 3.5 3.2 3.0 2.8 2.5 2.5 1.9 1.3 1.3 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.1 -0.1 -0.4 -0.4 -0.5
Bruce MacGregor 90.5 4.4 4.2 3.8 3.4 3.3 3.1 2.7 2.6 2.2 2.0 2.0 1.0 0.0 -0.3
Shawn Burr 89.0 4.3 3.9 3.7 3.3 3.1 2.7 2.3 1.9 1.6 1.5 1.1 0.9 0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.4
Mike McPhee 88.8 4.1 3.8 3.4 2.9 2.8 2.6 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.0 0.6
Joel Otto 88.6 4.0 3.9 3.5 3.3 3.2 3.1 2.4 2.2 1.5 1.4 1.2 0.7 0.1 -0.8
Claude Larose 88.2 6.0 4.6 3.9 3.6 3.1 2.9 2.7 2.5 2.3 2.1 1.4 0.7 0.4 -0.1 -0.2 -0.3
Earl Ingarfield 87.9 5.3 4.7 3.4 3.4 3.3 2.4 2.4 2.0 1.6 1.6 0.2 -0.3 -0.7
Eddie Shack 87.3 4.5 3.7 3.6 3.4 3.2 2.4 2.2 2.1 1.5 1.4 1.3 1.1 0.5 0.3 0.0 0.0 -0.6
Tiger Williams 87.2 5.0 3.9 3.7 3.1 2.8 2.3 2.2 2.0 1.6 1.6 1.4 0.4 0.3 -0.5

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Transactions

Transaction information may be incomplete.

February 26, 2008: Traded to Washington by Vancouver for Matt Pettinger, February 26, 2008.

July 6, 2008: Signed as a free agent by Pittsburgh, July 6, 2008.

July 5, 2013: Signed as a free agent by Minnesota, July 5, 2013.

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