Big Night for Offenses? There are Multiple Injured Starting Goalies

December 2 Injury Report

BLUES INJURIES: 3 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 41 TOI.

Sammy Blais averages 13 TOI, 0.42 FD points per minute and 0.35 DK points per minute at left wing. Blais averages the third most time on ice (13) among team left wings. There is just one other LW who averages less ice time. Oskar Sundqvist averages 13 TOI, 0.53 FD points per minute and 0.44 DK points per minute at right wing. Sundqvist averages the fourth most time on ice (13) among team right wings. We do not expect his absence to have a major impact on the other right wings' fantasy value. Carl Gunnarsson is listed as questionable on the injury list. Gunnarsson averages the third most time on ice (15) among team Left Defensemen.

BLACKHAWKS INJURIES: 3 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 39 TOI.

Robin Lehner is listed as the probable starting goalie for today's game despite being listed on the injury report. If he does not start, the other available goalie who might get the start isDylan Strome is listed as questionable on the injury list. Ryan Carpenter is positioned for a significant uptick in ice time. He averages 13 minutes. Carpenter's DK salary is $2.5K and his FD Salary is 3K. He averages 0.4 FD pts per minute and 0.33 DK pts per minute. Kirby Dach averages 12 TOI and is also poised for a bigger than average night. Dach is priced at $3.3K on FanDuel and $3.5 on DraftKings. He averages 0.5 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.63 FanDuel pts per minute. Another C who could be in for a big night is David Kampf (14 TOI). Kampf's DK salary is $2.5K and his FD Salary is 3.3K. He averages 0.4 FD pts per minute and 0.32 DK pts per minute. Duncan Keith is listed on the injured list as questionable. Ian McCoshen is positioned for a significant uptick in ice time. He averages 13 minutes. McCoshen is priced at $3.5K on FanDuel and $2.5 on DraftKings. He averages 0.27 FD pts per minute and 0.23 DK pts per minute.

SABRES INJURIES: 2 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 29 TOI.

Evan Rodrigues averages 11 TOI, 0.5 FD points per minute and 0.43 DK points per minute at center. Rodrigues averages the fifth most time on ice (11) among team centers. We do not expect his absence to have a major impact on the other centers' fantasy value. Rasmus Dahlin averages 18 TOI, 0.46 FD points per minute and 0.37 DK points per minute at left defensemen.

KINGS INJURY AT LEFT DEFENSMAN

Alec Martinez is listed as questionable on the injury list. With an average of 13 TOI, LD Kurtis MacDermid could see a significant increase in time on ice. MacDermid is priced at $3.5K on FanDuel and $2.5 on DraftKings. He averages 0.33 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.37 FanDuel pts per minute.

RED WINGS INJURY AT RIGHT WING

Anthony Mantha averages 18 TOI, 0.77 FD points per minute and 0.67 DK points per minute at right wing. With an average of 14 TOI, RW Luke Glendening could see a significant increase in time on ice. Glendening is priced at $3.5K on FanDuel and $2.7 on DraftKings. He averages 0.41 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.47 FanDuel pts per minute. Averaging 13 TOI, Robby Fabbri could also see a significant increase in time on ice. Fabbri is priced at $3.7K on FanDuel and $3.7 on DraftKings. He averages 0.35 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.44 FanDuel pts per minute. Another RW who could be in for a big night is Filip Zadina (15 TOI). Zadina's DK salary is $2.5K and his FD Salary is 3K. He averages 0.46 FD pts per minute and 0.38 DK pts per minute. Another RW who could be in for a big night is Adam Erne (11 TOI). Erne is priced at $3K on FanDuel and $2.5 on DraftKings. He averages 0.37 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.44 FanDuel pts per minute.

DEVILS INJURY AT CENTER

Jack Hughes averages 16 TOI, 0.51 FD points per minute and 0.41 DK points per minute at center. Hughes averages the third most time on ice (16) among team centers. There is just one other C who averages less ice time.

GOLDEN KNIGHTS INJURIES: 2 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 14 TOI.

Malcolm Subban is expected to start today. Marc-Andre Fleury is the normal starter and he is questionable. Cody Eakin averages 14 TOI, 0.53 FD points per minute and 0.43 DK points per minute at right wing. Eakin averages the third most time on ice (14) among team right wings. There is just one other RW who averages less ice time.

RANGERS INJURY AT CENTER

Greg McKegg is listed as questionable on the injury list. McKegg averages the sixth most time on ice (9) among team centers. We do not expect his absence to have a major impact on the other centers' fantasy value.

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December 3 Injury Report

CANUCKS INJURIES: 3 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 41 TOI.

Jay Beagle (12.1 TOI, 0.32 FD per min, 0.26 DK per min) and Tyler Graovac (5.8 TOI, 0.32 FD per min, 0.26 DK per min) are Canucks centers listed as questionable or out. Bo Horvat is positioned for an uptick in ice time. He averages 20 minutes. Averaging 19 TOI, Elias Pettersson could also see an increase in time on ice. Another C who could be in for a big night is Adam Gaudette (12 TOI). Another C who could be in for a big night is Zach MacEwen (8 TOI). Alexander Edler averages 23 TOI, 0.59 FD points per minute and 0.55 DK points per minute at left defensemen.

JETS INJURIES: 2 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 34 TOI.

Nathan Beaulieu (15.2 TOI, 0.33 FD per min, 0.29 DK per min) and Dmitry Kulikov (19.2 TOI, 0.33 FD per min, 0.29 DK per min) are Jets Left Defensemen listed as questionable or out. With an average of 23 TOI, LD Josh Morrissey could see an increase in time on ice. Averaging 16 TOI, Luca Sbisa could also see an increase in time on ice. Another LD who could be in for a big night is Carl Dahlstrom (15 TOI).

BRUINS INJURIES: 2 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 28 TOI.

Patrice Bergeron averages 18 TOI, 0.94 FD points per minute and 0.79 DK points per minute at center. Sean Kuraly is positioned for a significant uptick in ice time. He averages 13 minutes. Par Lindholm averages 11 TOI and is also poised for a bigger than average night. Another C who could be in for a big night is Brendan Gaunce (8 TOI). Brett Ritchie averages 10 TOI, 0.4 FD points per minute and 0.33 DK points per minute at right wing. Ritchie averages the sixth most time on ice (10) among team right wings. We do not expect his absence to have a major impact on the other right wings' fantasy value.

BLUE JACKETS INJURY AT LEFT DEFENSMAN

Zach Werenski averages 22 TOI, 0.46 FD points per minute and 0.38 DK points per minute at left defensemen. With an average of 13 TOI, LD Scott Harrington could see a significant increase in time on ice.

CAPITALS INJURY AT CENTER

Nicklas Backstrom averages 19 TOI, 0.65 FD points per minute and 0.52 DK points per minute at center. With an average of 11 TOI, C Chandler Stephenson could see a significant increase in time on ice. Averaging 10 TOI, Nic Dowd could also see a significant increase in time on ice.

PREDATORS INJURY AT RIGHT WING

Viktor Arvidsson averages 17 TOI, 0.73 FD points per minute and 0.63 DK points per minute at right wing. With an average of 13 TOI, RW Craig Smith could see a significant increase in time on ice. Mathieu Olivier averages 7 TOI and is also poised for a bigger than average night.

CANADIENS INJURY AT LEFT DEFENSMAN

Victor Mete averages 17 TOI, 0.33 FD points per minute and 0.29 DK points per minute at left defensemen. Brett Kulak is positioned for a significant uptick in ice time. He averages 14 minutes. Gustav Olofsson averages 9 TOI and is also poised for a bigger than average night.

LIGHTNING INJURY AT LEFT DEFENSMAN

Braydon Coburn averages 13 TOI, 0.39 FD points per minute and 0.34 DK points per minute at left defensemen. Coburn averages the fourth most time on ice (13) among team Left Defensemen. We do not expect his absence to have a major impact on the other Left Defensemen' fantasy value.

HURRICANES INJURY AT RIGHT WING

Martin Necas averages 13 TOI, 0.63 FD points per minute and 0.48 DK points per minute at right wing. Necas averages the fourth most time on ice (13) among team right wings. Since he is not a heavily utilized player we do not see a major increase in opportunity for the other right wings.

SENATORS INJURY AT LEFT DEFENSMAN

Cody Goloubef averages 12 TOI, 0.17 FD points per minute and 0.18 DK points per minute at left defensemen. Goloubef averages the fifth most time on ice (12) among team Left Defensemen. We do not expect his absence to have a major impact on the other Left Defensemen' fantasy value.

SHARKS INJURY AT CENTER

Antti Suomela averages 10 TOI, 0.51 FD points per minute and 0.42 DK points per minute at center. Suomela averages the fourth most time on ice (10) among team centers. We do not expect his absence to have a major impact on the other centers' fantasy value.