In his early age, Matt Gilroy began his career in the Eastern Junior Hockey League (EJHL). Gilroy joined Hockey East, an ice hockey team in the year 2005-06 while he was in college. In his senior year, Matt appeared as a team Captain for his college ice hockey team. Then, he got featured in Beanpot; ice hockey tournament and won the Hobey Baker Award in 2009.
Gilroy after his tremendous success with college team hired by the New York Rangers, professional ice hockey team for two years in 3.5 million dollars and began his National Hockey League (NHL) career with the New York Rangers in 2009. Gilroy gave his performance as defensemen in NHL.
After three years, Matt signed a one-year contract with Tampa Bay Lightning; on July 2, 2011, and signed with Florida Panthers; in the year 2013. Currently, Matt Gilroy is playing for Spartak Moscow; a Russian team.
Matt Gilroy married his long-term girlfriend Jenny Taft an American sports anchor. The couple married after dating several months. The couple lives a happy life in New York U.S with no rumors of divorce.
Matt Gilroy earns a tremendous amount of money through his professional career. He received a good amount of salary from his team and his net worth is estimated to be more than a million dollar.