Matthew Barnaby

Matthew Barnaby

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Born:

May 4, 1973 (age 39)
Aylmer, QC, CAN

Height:

6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)

Weight:

191 lb (87 kg; 13 st 9 lb)

Position:

Right Wing

Shoots:

Left

Played for:

Buffalo Sabres
Pittsburgh Penguins
Tampa Bay Lightning
New York Rangers
Colorado Avalanche
Chicago Blackhawks
Dallas Stars

NHL Draft:

83rd overall, 1992
Buffalo Sabres

Playing Career:

1992–2007

Biography

Matthew Barnaby was born May 4, 1973 in Ottawa, Ontario. The fourth round, 84th overall selection of the Buffalo Sabres in the 1992 NHL Entry Draft, Barnaby is a graduate of the QMJHL.

In his first full season in the NHL, with the Buffalo Sabres, Barnaby led the league with 335 minutes in penalties. Everywhere he went Barnaby became a fan favorite with his feisty play and give all attitude.

Unfortunately, his career was cut short due to concussion issues. He would finished with 834 games played and over 2500 penalty minutes.