Left Wing Player Notes
For The Last 15 Days
 
Max Pacioretty, LW, MON3/30/2015 10:25:00 PM
Description: Canadiens left wing Max Pacioretty had a goal and four shots during Monday's loss versus Tampa Bay.
Insight: He also had two penalty minutes and a minus-one rating. Pacioretty is a top-10 fantasy option, with 37 goals, 66 points, and a plus-39 rating through 77 games this season.
Chris Kunitz, LW, PIT3/29/2015 10:34:00 PM
Description: Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz scored his first goal in over a month Sunday against San Jose.
Insight: The 17 goals and 40 points are definitely solid, but he is simply nowhere near the player he was early on this season.
Nathan Gerbe, LW, CAR3/29/2015 9:00:00 PM
Description: Hurricanes left wing Nathan Gerbe scored the team's lone goal during Sunday's overtime loss to the Bruins.
Insight: He also had seven shots on goal. Gerbe should be left on the wire, with just eight goals and 25 points through 71 games this season.
Lance Bouma, LW, CAL3/29/2015 7:43:00 PM
Description: Flames forward Lance Bouma scored twice during Sunday's victory against the Predators.
Insight: He also had three shots on goal and a plus-one rating in the game. Bouma now has 16 goals, 33 points, 52 penalty minutes, and a plus-11 rating through 74 games this season.
David Perron, LW, PIT3/29/2015 3:26:00 PM
Description: Penguins left wing David Perron is doubtful for Sunday's game against the Sharks according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Insight: Perron isn't injured but sick. He missed Saturday's game due to illness, and it looked like he will miss one more. At least he isn't hurt like practically the rest of the Penguins lineup.
Max Pacioretty, LW, MON3/28/2015 10:12:00 PM
Description: Canadiens left wing Max Pacioretty scored the game-winning goal in overtime as Montreal defeated Florida, 3-2, on Saturday.
Insight: Pacioretty scored on passes from David Desharnais and P.K. Subban. Pacioretty has 36 goals and 29 assists in 76 games this season. He also has an incredible plus-40 rating, which leads the league.
Patrik Elias, LW, NJD3/28/2015 9:49:00 PM
Description: Devils winger Patrik Elias scored the team's only goal in the, 3-1, loss to the Hurricanes on Saturday.
Insight: Elias scored in the first period to give New Jersey a, 1-0, lead, but Carolina scored the final three goals of the game. Elias has 11 goals and 20 assists in 62 games this season.
Milan Lucic, LW, BOS3/28/2015 6:46:00 PM
Description: Bruins winger Milan Lucic had a pair of goals in the, 4-2, victory over the Rangers on Saturday.
Insight: This was a huge victory for Boston, who has moved back into the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference, but Ottawa was played two fewer games and is just two points behind Boston. The Bruins have just seven games remaining. Lucic has 17 goals, 25 assists, plus-12 rating and 79 penalty minutes this season.
Thomas Vanek, LW, MIN3/27/2015 10:59:00 PM
Description: Wild left wing Thomas Vanek had a goal on Friday versus Calgary.
Insight: After a slow start, Vanek has salvaged his season with another 20-goal, 50-point campaign. He has played 74 games this season.
Henrik Zetterberg, LW, DET3/26/2015 10:10:00 PM
Description: Red Wings left wing Henrik Zetterberg scored a goal on Thursday versus San Jose.
Insight: He now has 17 goals and 62 points through 69 games this season. Typical campaign for Zetterberg.
Chris Kreider, LW, NYR3/26/2015 10:06:00 PM
Description: Rangers winger Chris Kreider scored twice during Thursday's win over the Senators.
Insight: He also had an assist, five shots, and a plus-three rating on the night. Kreider now has 20 goals, 40 points, 86 penalty minutes, and a plus-19 rating overall.
Tyler Ennis, LW, BUF3/26/2015 9:42:00 PM
Description: Sabres winger Tyler Ennis recorded two points during Thursday's loss to the Coyotes.
Insight: He had a goal and an assist, along with four shots and a plus-one rating on the night. Ennis now has 19 goals and 42 points through 72 games this season.
Jamie Benn, LW, DAL3/25/2015 12:18:00 PM
Description: Stars winger Jamie Benn didn't practice on Tuesday and is listed as questionable for Wednesday's game versus the Flames according to the Dallas Morning News.
Insight: Coach Lindy Ruff said Benn was sore after Monday's game against Buffalo. He didn't get into specifics, but Benn did take some big hits in that game. He will likely be a game-time decision.
Erik Cole, LW, DAL3/25/2015 9:55:00 AM
Description: Red Wings right wing Erik Cole left Tuesday's game versus the Coyotes with an upper-body injury according to the Detroit News.
Insight: Cole left in the first period and he fell awkwardly in a scrum. He played just 5:32 minutes on Tuesday.
Mats Zuccarello, LW, NYR3/24/2015 9:49:00 PM
Description: Rangers left wing Mats Zuccarello scored a goal during Tuesday's loss to the Kings.
Insight: Zuccarello also had two shots on goal and a minus-one rating on the night. He now has 13 goals, 44 points, 37 penalty minutes, and a plus-18 rating overall. Kevin Hayes also tallied for the Rangers.
Zach Parise, LW, MIN3/24/2015 9:44:00 PM
Description: Wild left winger Zach Parise scored the team's lone goal Tuesday against the Islanders.
Insight: He also had four shots on goal and a plus-one rating on the night. Parise now has 29 goals, 57 points, 41 penalty minutes, and a plus-18 rating through 67 games this season.
Jamie Benn, LW, DAL3/23/2015 11:03:00 PM
Description: Stars winger Jamie Benn scored a pair of goals in the, 4-3, victory over the Sabres on Monday.
Insight: Benn scored one of his two goals on the power play and also had an assisst on Patrick Eaves' third period score. Benn has 26 goals and 44 assists in 73 games this season.
Thomas Vanek, LW, MIN3/23/2015 10:23:00 PM
Description: Wild left wing Thomas Vanek had a goal and an assist in the, 2-1, victory over the Maple Leafs on Monday.
Insight: Vanek assisted Charlie Coyle's goal in the first period and then scored in the third period to give Minnesota a, 2-0, lead. The goal turned out to be the game-winner. vanek has 19 goals and 30 assists in 72 games this season.
Mike Hoffman, LW, OTT3/23/2015 10:17:00 PM
Description: Senators left winger Mike Hoffman had a goal and two assists in the, 5-2, victory over the Sharks on Monday.
Insight: Hoffman has been slumping a bit lately as he had just two goals and two assists in March before Monday. The three points versus the Sharks is hopefully a sign he has things turning around for good. Hoffman has 26 goals and 20 assists in his rookie season.
Ondrej Palat, LW, TAM3/22/2015 8:12:00 PM
Description: Lightning left winger Ondrej Palat had a goal and an assist in the, 5-3, victory over the Bruins on Sunday.
Insight: Palat assisted J.T. Brown in the first period and then scored on the power play in the third. Palat was plus-two in the game. He has 16 goals and 40 assists with a plus-32 rating in 66 games this season.
Ondrej Palat, LW, TAM3/20/2015 10:17:00 PM
Description: Lightning left winger Ondrej Palat picked up two assists in the, 3-1, victory over the Red Wings on Friday.
Insight: Palat assisted Anton Stralman's goal in the second period and then got the secondary assist on Steven Stamkos' empty-netter to seal the victory. Palat has 15 goals and 39 assists with a plus-30 rating in 65 games this season.
Matt Moulson, LW, BUF3/20/2015 9:47:00 PM
Description: Sabres left winger Matt Moulson scored Buffalo's only goal in the, 3-1, loss to the Devils on Friday.
Insight: Moulson scored on the power play about halfway through the second period. He has 11 goals and 24 assists in 68 games this season.
Johnny Gaudreau, LW, CAL3/20/2015 12:01:00 AM
Description: Flames winger Johnny Gaudreau had a goal and two assists in the, 4-1, victory over the Flyers on Thursday.
Insight: Johnny Hockey continues to add to his really impressive rookie season. He scored his goal on the power play. He was also plus-two in the game. Gaudreau now has 20 goals and 36 assists this season.
Jamie Benn, LW, DAL3/19/2015 11:48:00 PM
Description: Stars winger Jamie Benn had a goal and an assist in the, 2-1, victory over the Penguins on Thursday.
Insight: Benn picked up his two points on Dallas' only goals of the night, both coming within the first four minutes of the second period. Benn has 24 goals and 42 assists in 71 games this season.
Erik Cole, LW, DAL3/19/2015 10:58:00 PM
Description: Red Wings right wing Erik Cole scored the only goal of Thursday's game for Detroit as the Red Wings fell to the Panthers, 3-1.
Insight: Cole scored in the third period to help Detroit avoid the shutout. Cole has 20 goals and 18 assists in 65 games this season.
Milan Michalek, LW, OTT3/19/2015 10:27:00 PM
Description: Senators left wing Milan Michalek had a goal and two assists with a plus-two rating in the, 6-4, victory over the Bruins on Thursday.
Insight: Michalek has 13 goals and 21 assists in 65 games this season.
Max Pacioretty, LW, MON3/19/2015 10:10:00 PM
Description: Canadiens left wing Max Pacioretty had a goal and an assist in the, 4-0, victory over the Hurricanes on Thursday.
Insight: Pacioretty was also plus-one with two penalty minutes. He leads the league at plus-39 with 35 goals and 27 assists in 72 games this season.
Nikolay Kulemin, LW, NYI3/18/2015 9:48:00 AM
Description: Islanders left winger Nikolai Kulemin scord the team's lone goal during Tuesday's loss to the Blackhawks.
Insight: Kulemin has had a decent campaign, with 13 goals and 26 points through 72 games overall.
Brandon Prust, LW, MON3/17/2015 10:17:00 PM
Description: Canadiens left wing Brandon Prust had two assists in the, 3-2, victory over the Panthers on Tuesday.
Insight: Prust has been a penalty minutes specialist this season with 128 PIM, but he helped with the scoring on Tuesday. Prust assisted Alexei Emelin's goal and then Jacob De La Rose's shorthanded score. He has four goals and 12 assists this season.
Tyler Ennis, LW, BUF3/16/2015 9:55:00 PM
Description: Sabres winger Tyler Ennis scored a goal Monday against the Capitals.
Insight: It was Ennis' 18th goal of the season, and he now has 38 points and 37 penalty minutes on the season. Cody Hodgson and Johan Larsson also lit the lamp for Buffalo.