NHL Recent Player News
|10/22/2014||Anders Lee, C|
|The New York Islanders recalled forward Anders Lee from Bridgeport of the American Hockey League on Wednesday.
Analysis: The 24-year-old Lee had three goals and two assists in five games this season for the Sound Tigers. The former Notre Dame player had nine goals and five assists in 22 games for New York last season.
|10/22/2014||David Krejci, C|
|Krejci had a goal and an assist in a 5-3 win over San Jose on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Krejci has two goals and four assists during a four-game point streak.
|10/22/2014||Torey Krug, D|
|Krug matched his career high for points with a goal and two assists in a 5-3 win over San Jose on Tuesday night.
Analysis: The Boston defenseman now has five points in his last three games (two goals, three assists) after recording none in his first five contests this season.
|10/22/2014||Milan Lucic, LW|
|Lucic matched a career high with three assists in a 5-3 win over San Jose on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Lucic has five points in the last three games, all assists, after registering none in his first five contests this season.
|10/22/2014||Logan Couture, C|
|Couture had a pair of goals in a 5-3 loss to Boston on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Couture has five points in the last three games (three goals, two assists) after recording one assist in his first four this season.
|10/22/2014||Pavel Datsyuk, C|
|Datsyuk was credited with an assist in his season debut Tuesday against Montreal.
Analysis: Datsyuk had been sidelined with a separated shoulder.
|10/22/2014||Chris Kreider, LW|
|Kreider had a goal and an assist in a 4-3 overtime win against New Jersey on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Kreider had two assists in his previous five games. He opened the season with a goal and an assist in a win over St. Louis on Oct. 9.
|10/22/2014||Tomas Plekanec, C|
|Plekanec registered his fourth assist of the season in a win over Detroit on Tuesday.
Analysis: Plekanec has yet to score since tallying four goals in his first three games, though he still has three assists in his four games since then.
|10/22/2014||Henrik Zetterberg, C|
|Zetterberg scored in Tuesday's overtime loss at Montreal.
Analysis: Zetterberg has scored in two straight games after going without a goal in his first four. He also has five assists.
|10/22/2014||Ryan McDonagh, D|
|McDonagh had two assists in a 4-3 overtime win over New Jersey on Tuesday night.
Analysis: The New York Rangers' new captain didn't have a point in any of his first six games. He had a career-high 14 goals and 29 assists in 77 contests in 2013-14.
|10/22/2014||Chris Mueller, C|
|Mueller had a goal and an assist in a 4-3 overtime win against New Jersey on Tuesday night.
Analysis: It was the second multipoint performance in 48 career games for the New York Rangers center. He had two assists in a 5-2 win over Phoenix on Jan. 18, 2011, while with Nashville. Mueller has three goals and seven assists in his career.
|10/22/2014||John Tavares, C|
|Tavares scored his third goal in a loss to the Maple Leafs on Tuesday.
Analysis: Tavares is off to a blistering start with three goals and seven assists in six games.
|10/22/2014||Rick Nash, LW|
|Nash scored the tying goal with 5:28 left in regulation in a 4-3 overtime win over New Jersey on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Nash now has eight goals in his first seven games, three more than any other player in the league.
|10/22/2014||Adam Henrique, C|
|Henrique had a goal and an assist in a 4-3 overtime loss to the New York Rangers on Tuesday night.
Analysis: The New Jersey center is off to a strong start with three goals and four assists in the first six games.
|10/22/2014||Charlie Coyle, C|
|The Minnesota Wild have agreed to terms on a five-year, $16 million contract extension with right wing Charlie Coyle through the 2019-20 season.
Analysis: The deal was announced Wednesday for the 22-year-old Coyle, who is in third season with the Wild. The 6-foot-3, 220-pound former first-round pick by San Jose was acquired by the Wild in a draft-day deal in 2011, when they sent defenseman Brent Burns to the Sharks.
|10/22/2014||Nick Leddy, D|
|Leddy continued his strong start with the Islanders, scoring his third goal in Tuesday's loss to Toronto.
Analysis: Leddy has never finished with more than seven goals so it will be interesting to see how quickly his goal-scoring pace slows down. He's scoring on a ridiculous 30.0 percent of his shots thus far - one of the highest percentages in the league.
|10/22/2014||John Erskine, D|
|Erskine underwent neck surgery Wednesday.
Analysis: The Caps have not officially announced a timetable for his return though the injury sounds painful.
|10/22/2014||Jaromir Jagr, RW|
|Jagr had a goal and an assist in a 4-3 overtime loss to the New York Rangers on Tuesday night.
Analysis: The goal was the first in six games this season for Jagr, who now has 706 in his career. He had three assists in the prior five contests.
|10/22/2014||James van Riemsdyk, LW|
|Van Riemsdyk had a goal and an assist in Tuesday's win over the Islanders.
Analysis: Van Riemsdyk, who was a plus-two on the night to put him at plus-one for the season, has three goals and two assists.
|10/22/2014||Cal Clutterbuck, RW|
|Clutterbuck has a leg injury for the Isles.
Analysis: Clutterbuck's status is not known.
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