NHL

Ottawa Senators
Position
D
 
Jersey
65
Name  Erik Karlsson
Born  5/31/1990
Height  6-0
Weight  175
Shoots  R
Hot3/5/2014 10:03:00 AM
Description: Ottawa defenseman Erik Karlsson has scored four goals in his last six games.
Insight: Karlsson has 17 goals, 57 points and 198 SOG in 62 games this season. He leads defensemen in the first two categories and ranks second in the third.
 
Hot1/16/2014 10:27:00 PM
Description: Ottawa defenseman Erik Karlsson reclaimed the defensemen scoring lead from Chicago's Duncan Keith with three points (1 G, 2 A) Thursday against the Canadiens.
Insight: The goal was Karlsson's 11th of the season, and he now has 46 points in 48 games. A -11 is his only blemish.
 
Hot12/23/2013 10:32:00 PM
Description: Ottawa defenseman Erik Karlsson had a goal and two assists Monday against the Penguins.
Insight: Karlsson has eight points over his last six games. He's attempted 124 SOG this season, second among defensemen. The only thing hurting his fantasy value is a minus differential, but he helped that out with a +2 Monday to bring it up to -8 on the year.
 
Hot11/27/2013 10:14:00 PM
Description: Ottawa defenseman Erik Karlsson had two assists Wednesday against the Capitals.
Insight: That gives Karlsson seven goals, 26 points and 72 SOG in 25 games this season. He's fantasy's best defenseman.
 
Hot11/5/2013 10:18:00 PM
Description: Erik Karlsson was reponsible for two of his team's four goals Tuesday in a win against Columbus.
Insight: The Ottawa defenseman is off to a great start with 17 points in his first 15 appearances. He's been especially hot over his last five with four goals and five helpers over that span.
 
10/23/2013 10:27:00 PM
Description: Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson had two assists Wednesday in Ottawa's 6-1 win over Detroit.
Insight: Karlsson had just two points over the first five games but he's picked up his production as of late with a goal and five assists over his last four games. He's the top defenseman in fantasy.
 
10/4/2013 10:33:00 PM
Description: Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson scored the lone goal in Friday's 1-0 win over Buffalo.
Insight: Karlsson suffered a partially lacerated Achilles' tendon last season and only played 17 games, but he manged to score eight goals and produce 14 points and 79 SOG, numbers that extrapolate to 17 goals, 22 assists and 223 SOG over 48 games. Montreal's P.K. Subban won the Norris Trophy and was fantasy's best defenseman with 11 goals, 27 assists and 126 SOG in 42 games, but Karlsson is back to reclaim the crown.
 
4/25/2013 12:38:00 PM
Description: According to the Ottawa Citizen, Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson (Achilles) will return to the lineup Thursday.
Insight: Karlsson hasn't played since suffering a partially lacerated Achilles' tendon on Feb. 13. He was the top fantasy defenseman prior to his injury and could play in the final three games for Ottawa.
 
4/24/2013 5:23:00 PM
Description: According to the Ottawa Sun, Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson took part in practice Wednesday and could play Thursday against the Capitals.
Insight: Karlsson hasn't played since suffering a lacerated Achilles' tendon on Feb. 13. He was the top fantasy defenseman prior to his injury.
 
4/17/2013 6:31:00 PM
Description: Sportsnet is reporting that Ottawa defenseman Erik Karlsson could be available for the postseason. Karlsson suffered an Achilles injury earlier in the season.
Insight: Karlsson has been practicing but it's still a long shot that he'll be able to play again this season. That shouldn't stop owners from drafting Karlsson early in next year's fantasy draft.
 
3/26/2013 5:39:00 PM
Description: Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson (lacerated Achilles) has not ruled out returning for the playoffs, according to the Ottawa Citizen.
Insight: Karlsson suffered a lacerated Achilles' tendon in February when he was cut by Penguins winger Matt Cooke's skate in a freak accident. The 22-year-old will not return for the regular season so fantasy owners can move on unless it is a keeper league.
 
2/14/2013 1:34:00 PM
Description: Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson (lacerated Achilles) will miss 3-4 months after having surgery Thursday. SOURCE: NHL.com
Insight: Karlsson suffered a lacerated Achilles' tendon Thursday when he was cut by Penguins winger Matt Cooke's skate in a freak accident. The 22-year-old is fantasy's best defenseman by far and owners will not be able to replace his contributions.
 
2/13/2013 9:56:00 PM
Description: Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson suffered a lacerated Achilles tendon when he was cut by Matt Cooke's skate during Wednesday's game and will require surgery. SOURCE: Bob McKenzie, TSN
Insight: Karlsson is out indefinitely and likely will miss the rest of the season. It's a massive blow to fantasy owners since he is by far the best fantasy defenseman in the NHL.
 
2/13/2013 9:18:00 PM
Description: Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson left Wednesday's game against the Penguins after getting cut by Matt Cooke's skate. SOURCE: Bob McKenzie, TSN
Insight: Karlsson was cut on the back of his left leg below the calf. He's the best fantasy defenseman by far so even losing him for one game hurts.
 
2/12/2013 10:32:00 PM
Description: Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson scored his sixth goal of the season Tuesday, a short-handed tally in the second period.
Insight: Karlsson's goal counted as the game-winner and came as part of a nine-shot night. He has 62 SOG in 13 games, a 391 SOG pace per 82 games.
 
2/7/2013 10:43:00 PM
Description: Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson got off 11 shots on goal Thursday and scored on one of them, his fifth goal of the year and second in two games.
Insight: Karlsson has taken 50 SOG in just 11 games, a pace of 373 per 82 games. He has to be considered the favorite to win a second straight Norris Trophy.
 
2/5/2013 10:30:00 PM
Description: Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson's goal Tuesday against the Sabres was his first since Jan. 25.
Insight: Karlsson started the season with three goals in his first four games but he had been blanked on 21 shots in his last five. Tuesday's goal gives him eight points (4 G, 4 A) with 39 SOG, 8 PIM and a plus-4.
 
2/3/2013 7:14:00 PM
Description: Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson took aim at Montreal's Carey Price seven times Sunday but came away empty-handed.
Insight: Karlsson hasn't had a point in his last two games but he's taking a ton of shots at the net. Ottawa has another tough matchup against Buffalo netminder Ryan Miller on Tuesday but the Senators follow that with games against struggling goaltenders Cam Ward (Carolina, Thursday) and Ondrej Pavelec (Winnipeg, Saturday).
 
1/19/2013 8:41:00 PM
Description: Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson registered a goal and an assist in his season debut Saturday against Winnipeg.
Insight: Karlsson was far and away the best defenseman in hockey last season and he's already off to a great start in 2013. Ottawa's home opener is Monday against Florida.
 
6/20/2012 10:02:00 PM
Description: Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson won his first Norris Trophy as the league's top blue-liner Wednesday at NHL awards night.
Insight: Karlsson (78 points) absolutely dominated the defenseman position in 2011-12 and at age 22, it looks like he's only going to get better. Ottawa rewarded their star Tuesday by signing him to a huge seven-year contract extension.
 

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Standings

2013 - 2014 NHL Eastern Conference Standings
 
Atlantic Division W L OTL Pts GF GA Home Away Div
p-Boston 54 19 9 117 261 177 31-7-3 23-12-6 18-9-3
x-Tampa Bay 46 27 9 101 240 215 25-10-6 21-17-3 19-8-3
x-Montreal 46 28 8 100 215 204 23-13-5 23-15-3 18-8-4
x-Detroit 39 28 15 93 222 230 18-13-10 21-15-5 17-8-5
Ottawa 37 31 14 88 236 265 18-17-6 19-14-8 14-9-7
Toronto 38 36 8 84 231 256 24-16-1 14-20-7 14-13-3
Florida 29 45 8 66 196 268 16-20-5 13-25-3 13-16-1
Buffalo 21 51 10 52 157 248 13-21-7 8-30-3 7-18-5
 
Metropolitan Division W L OTL Pts GF GA Home Away Div
y-Pittsburgh 51 24 7 109 249 207 28-9-4 23-15-3 20-8-2
x-NY Rangers 45 31 6 96 218 193 20-17-4 25-14-2 16-11-3
x-Philadelphia 42 30 10 94 236 235 24-14-3 18-16-7 15-11-4
x-Columbus 43 32 7 93 231 216 22-15-4 21-17-3 16-13-1
Washington 38 30 14 90 235 240 21-13-7 17-17-7 12-15-3
New Jersey 35 29 18 88 197 208 21-11-9 14-18-9 16-9-5
Carolina 36 35 11 83 207 230 18-17-6 18-18-5 15-13-2
NY Islanders 34 37 11 79 225 267 13-19-9 21-18-2 10-16-4
 
x= clinched playoff berth
y= clinched division title
z= clinched overall points title
2013 - 2014 NHL Western Conference Standings
 
Central Division W L OTL Pts GF GA Home Away Div
y-Colorado 52 22 8 112 250 220 26-11-4 26-11-4 19-6-3
x-St. Louis 52 23 7 111 248 191 28-9-4 24-14-3 21-6-2
x-Chicago 46 21 15 107 267 220 27-7-7 19-14-8 13-13-3
x-Minnesota 43 27 12 98 207 206 26-10-5 17-17-7 14-12-3
x-Dallas 40 31 11 91 235 228 23-11-7 17-20-4 13-11-5
Nashville 38 32 12 88 216 242 19-17-5 19-15-7 12-13-4
Winnipeg 37 35 10 84 227 237 18-17-6 19-18-4 9-15-5
 
Pacific Division W L OTL Pts GF GA Home Away Div
z-Anaheim 54 20 8 116 266 209 29-8-4 25-12-4 22-4-3
x-San Jose 51 22 9 111 249 200 29-7-5 22-15-4 18-7-3
x-Los Angeles 46 28 8 100 206 174 23-14-4 23-14-4 16-10-3
Phoenix 37 30 15 89 216 231 22-14-5 15-16-10 14-9-6
Vancouver 36 35 11 83 196 223 20-15-6 16-20-5 12-13-4
Calgary 35 40 7 77 209 241 19-19-3 16-21-4 11-15-3
Edmonton 29 44 9 67 203 270 16-22-3 13-22-6 8-17-4
 
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y= clinched division title
z= clinched overall points title
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Scoreboard
Local
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
Final
DUR 6
NOR 9
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
NOR
 
Final
CIN 4
PIT 0
Final
BAL 3
TAM 0
Final
NYY 3
CHC 0
Final
MIL 5
STL 1
Final
ARI 2
NYM 5
Final
PHI 0
ATL 1
Final
NYY 2
CHC 0
Final
DET 2
CLE 3
Final
MIA 3
WAS 6
Final
TEX 3
SEA 2
Final
CWS 4
BOS 6
Final
HOU 4
KAN 6
8:10pm Wednesday
MIN 0
TOR 0
Final
ANA 5
OAK 4
Final
SDP 4
COL 2
Final
SFG 2
LOS 1
1:05pm Today
PHI
ATL
 
1:08pm Today
DET
CLE
 
1:10pm Today
MIN
TOR
 
2:05pm Today
TEX
SEA
 
3:45pm Today
SFG
LOS
 
6:40pm Tonight
SDP
COL
 
7:05pm Tonight
PIT
MIL
 
7:05pm Tonight
WAS
STL
 
7:10pm Tonight
TAM
NYY
 
7:10pm Tonight
MIN
TOR
 
8:10pm Tonight
CWS
BOS
 
8:10pm Tonight
HOU
KAN
 
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
Final
ORL 86
IND 101
Final
MIL 103
ATL 111
Final
CLE 114
BRK 85
Final
MEM 106
DAL 105
Final
OKC 112
DET 111
Final
NOP 105
HOU 100
Final
SAN 100
LAL 113
Final
MIA 87
PHI 100
Final
NYK 95
TOR 92
Final
MIN 130
UTA 136
Final
BOS 102
WAS 118
Final
DEN 112
GSW 116
Final
POR 110
LAC 104
Final
SAC 99
PHO 104
Final
TAM 4
MON 5
Final
PIT 4
CLB 3
Final
ANA 4
DAL 3
7:00pm Tonight
NYR
PHI
8:00pm Tonight
STL
CHI
9:30pm Tonight
COL
MIN
10:30pm Tonight
SJS
LOS
Final
DUR 6
NOR 9
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
NOR