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Position
LW
 
Jersey
11
Name  Zach Parise
Born  7/28/1984
Height  5-11
Weight  197
Shoots  L
3/30/2014 9:16:00 AM
Description: Minnesota left wing Zach Parise blew up for two goals Saturday against Phoenix.
Insight: He accomplished the feat in a little under 19 minutes of ice time. Parise has scored in three of his last four games. The Wild are seventh in the Western Conference (87 points) with seven games left on the schedule.
 
1/23/2014 1:15:00 PM
Description: Wild left wing Zach Parise (foot) is ready to return to the ice after taking part in Wednesday's practice. He even took some reps with the team's top power play unit.
Insight: Parise had missed 14 games in a row with a foot injury. With 15 goals and 12 assists in 37 games this season, he's a must-start in fantasy.
 
1/22/2014 4:53:00 PM
Description: Minnesota winger Zach Parise (foot) said he has a "50-50" chance of playing Thursday, according to the Star Tribune.
Insight: Parise has missed 14 straight games with a foot injury but has participated in two straight full-contact practices. Coach Mike Yeo said the team will make a decision on Parise after Thursday's morning skate. "If he feels good to go, then obviously he's in," Yeo said. "It's got to be, basically, that he knows, and he's confident, that he's up to full speed. And that he's ready to come in and play at the level we need him to."
 
1/19/2014 2:22:00 PM
Description: Minnesota is hoping to get left wing Zach Parise back Thursday against the Blackhawks. Parise has been out with a foot injury. SOURCE: Minneapolis Star-Tribune
Insight: Parise should be cleared for contact drills on Monday. In 37 games, he's generated 15 goals and 12 assists to go along with a +1 rating.
 
1/11/2014 5:59:00 PM
Description: According to the Star Tribune, Wild coach Mike Yeo said there is no specific timetable for Zach Parise (foot) to return to practice but hopes he'll at least be skating on his own by next week.
Insight: Parise suffered a foot injury in late November and worsened his condition by sitting out just one game. A stress fracture has kept him out since Dec. 22.
 
12/28/2013 2:32:00 PM
Description: Zach Parise's lower body injury may keep him out a while. SOURCE: Minneapolis Star Tribune
Insight: Parise bruised his foot about a month ago and probably should have waited before coming back. Now he's aggravated the injury and it's worse than before. Fantasy owners should expect a lengthy absence.
 
12/27/2013 7:27:00 PM
Description: As expected, Minnesota left wing Zach Parise won't be available for Friday's game against the Jets. SOURCE: Michael Russo, Minneapolis Star Tribune
Insight: Parise didn't even make the trip to Winnipeg with his teammates. He's day-to-day with a lower body injury.
 
12/27/2013 11:47:00 AM
Description: Wild winger Zach Parise (lower body) is not expected to travel with the team to Winnipeg for Friday's game, according to the Star Tribune.
Insight: Parise is dealing with a lower-body injury that is believed to be related to the foot contusion that he suffered in late November. He was supposed to be out 2-3 weeks when it first happened but only missed one game.
 
12/24/2013 12:35:00 PM
Description: Minnesota Wild winger Zach Parise did not play Monday at Philadelphia and is questionable for Friday's game against Winnipeg.
Insight: Parise is dealing with a lower-body injury. It is believed to be related to the foot contusion that he suffered in late November. He was supposed to be out 2-3 weeks when it first happened but only missed one game. The offensively-challenged Wild can't afford to be without his offense - 15 goals, 12 assists in 37 games.
 
12/23/2013 7:34:00 PM
Description: Wild left wing Zach Parise will not play Monday at Philadelphia.
Insight: Parise is dealing with a lower-body injury, according to Michael Russo of the Star Tribune. It is believed to be related to the foot contusion that he suffered in late November. The injury reportedly never healed and has had Parise limping the last few weeks. He was supposed to be out 2-3 weeks when it first happened but only missed one game.
 
11/29/2013 7:16:00 PM
Description: Somehow, Wild left wing Zach Parise (foot contusion) was able to return Friday against Colorado after being given a 2-to-3 week recovery timetable earlier in the week. SOURCE: Michael Russo, Minneapolis Star Tribune
Insight: Parise only ended up missing one game. Employ the talented 29-year-old as you normally would.
 
11/27/2013 5:07:00 PM
Description: Minnesota left wing Zach Parise (foot) surprisingly participated in Tuesday's morning skate, one day after being given a 2-3 week timetable due to a foot contusion. SOURCE: startribune.com
Insight: Parise, who suffered the injury while blocking an Alex Steen slap shot Monday night, won't play Wednesday night but should be back sooner than initially expected. "I was stunned to be honest with you," Wild coach Mike Yeo said about Parise participating Tuesday. "I shouldn’t say that because that’s the way he is talking to him even yesterday. It’s very encouraging. It’s a great example to everybody just how bad he wants to compete and help the team."
 
11/26/2013 6:48:00 PM
Description: Minnesota left wing Zach Parise will miss 2-3 weeks with a foot contusion, according to Wild.com.
Insight: Parise suffered the injury while blocking an Alex Steen slap shot Monday night. He has 11 goals, 22 points, 16 PIM and 107 SOG in 25 games this season.
 
Hot11/9/2013 2:30:00 PM
Description: Wild winger Zach Parise will start Saturday against Carolina.
Insight: Parise missed the shootout Thursday against Washington after blocking a shot, but he's fine. He has two goals and six points in four games this month.
 
11/5/2013 10:56:00 PM
Description: Wild winger Zach Parise scored goals on two of his five shots Tuesday against the Flames.
Insight: He also had one assist, giving him eight goals and 14 points in 16 games. He's averaging 4.7 SOG per game, which puts him on pace for 384 SOG this season.
 
10/8/2013 4:06:00 PM
Description: Wild winger Zach Parise left Monday's skate session due to illness, but is expected to be ready for Tuesday's game.
Insight: Parise had 18 goals and 38 points in 48 games during his first season in Minnesota. However, he has kept his fantasy value up by taking more than 3.5 SOG per game.
 
10/6/2013 10:20:00 AM
Description: Wild winger Zach Parise scored two goals on six shots Saturday night against the Ducks and has 14 SOG through two games.
Insight: Parise averaged 1.08 ppg from 2008-2010 but since then has averaged 0.79 ppg. He had 18 goals and 38 points in 48 games during his first season in Minnesota. However, he has kept his fantasy value up by taking more than 3.5 SOG per game.
 
3/10/2013 10:02:00 AM
Description: Minnesota Wild winger Zach Parise scored his ninth goal of the season Saturday against the Predators.
Insight: Parise's return home to Minnesota has gone south lately. He started out with five goals and nine points in his first five games but has produced just four goals and seven points over his last 18.
 
2/8/2013 3:37:00 PM
Description: Minnesota Wild winger Zach Parise was too sick to practice Friday, which leaves his situation for Saturday's game against Nashville up in the air.
Insight: We should know more after the Saturday morning skate, but fantasy owners will have to check back before they drop the puck to verify that he's going to dress.
 
7/4/2012 2:11:00 PM
Description: New Jersey winger Zach Parise will make Minnesota his home for the next 13 years after agreeing to a long-term deal with the Wild.
Insight: Parise scored 31 goals and had 38 assists for 69 points last season which was third-best on the Devils team behind Ilya Kovalchuk and Patrik Elias. His 69-point total was higher than anyone on the low-scoring Wild (30th with 177 goals), who were led by Dany Heatley's 53 points.