After 21 Seasons Penguins' Matt Cullen Calls It A Career

The center is a 3-time Stanley Cup Champion

Andrew Limberg
July 10, 2019 - 12:21 pm

© Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

PITTSBURGH (93.7 The Fan) - He’s played over 1,500 games in the NHL and on Wednesday it was announced that Matt Cullen’s NHL’s career has come to an end.

The Penguins center won three Stanley Cups during his 21-year career in the NHL, one with the Carolina Hurricanes and two with Pittsburgh.

In a video posted by the Penguins, Cullen took time to reflect on his career and the people who helped him along the way.

Over his two-decade career Cullen played in Anaheim, Florida, Carolina, New York Rangers Ottawa, Minnesota, Nashville and Pittsburgh.

Cullen has 266 lifetime goals with 465 assists for a total of 731 NHL points.

The 42-year-old Cullen was an important part of the Penguins back-to-back championships in 2016 and 2017. He had a total of 15 points in the two championship years.

Read Cullen’s story on the Penguins website.

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