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Vancouver Canucks
Position
RW
 
Jersey
14
Name  Alex Burrows
Born  4/11/1981
Height  6-1
Weight  188
Shoots  L
3/26/2014 12:17:00 PM
Description: Vancouver left wing Alex Burrows (left thumb) will return to the lineup Wednesday, according to the Canucks on Twitter.
Insight: Burrows wasn't expected to travel with the team for its two-game road trip but he ended up joining his teammates in Minnesota after missing Sunday's game against Buffalo. Prior to his injury, Burrows had five goals and four assists in his past six games after failing to score a goal his first 35 games of the season.
 
3/25/2014 5:42:00 PM
Description: Vancouver left wing Alex Burrows (left thumb) will sit out at least the next two games, according to Jim Jamieson of the Vancouver Province.
Insight: Burrows had five goals and nine points his last six games before the injury after going his first 35 games without scoring a goal.
 
3/23/2014 1:14:00 PM
Description: Vancouver left wing Alex Burrows (left thumb) will miss Sunday's game, according to Elliott Pap of the Vancouver Sun.
Insight: Just when the 32-year-old was getting on the right track, he suffers an injury. He had five goals and nine points his last six games after going his first 35 games without scoring a goal. GM Mike Gillis indicated Friday that Burrows' outlook "wasn't very good."
 
Hot3/17/2014 10:21:00 PM
Description: Vancouver left wing Alex Burrows had two more goals and one assist Monday at Tampa Bay.
Insight: Talk about making up for lost time. The 32-year-old Burrows, a four-time 25-goal scorer, had zero goals and just five assists all season prior to March 10, but he has scored five goals and collected four assists in his last five games.
 
Hot3/16/2014 7:32:00 PM
Description: Vancouver left wing Alex Burrows had three points Sunday at Florida, including a goal.
Insight: Burrows had zero goals all season prior to Wednesday but the floodgates have opened. He has produced three goals, six points, six PIM, 11 SOG and a +3 rating in his last four games.
 
3/12/2014 10:35:00 PM
Description: Vancouver left wing Alex Burrows finally ended his 35-game drought without a goal this season with two Wednesday against Winnipeg.
Insight: Burrows came in Wednesday with zero goals and six assists all season before putting up two points, two PIM, six SOG and a +2 against the Jets.
 
1/18/2014 7:57:00 PM
Description: Vancouver left wing Alex Burrows is back after missing the last month and a half with a broken jaw. SOURCE: Canucks on Twitter
Insight: He'll be available for Saturday's game against Calgary. Burrows had just three points in 17 games before his injury.
 
1/11/2014 3:05:00 PM
Description: Canucks left wing Alex Burrows (broken jaw) is expected to return from his injury on Jan. 18 against the Flames, according to the Vancouver Sun.
Insight: Burrows last played on Dec. 1. Formerly a solid fantasy option due to his combination of scoring, penalty minutes and excellent +/-, Burrows has just three points (zero goals) and a -7 in 17 games this season.
 
12/3/2013 6:52:00 PM
Description: Canucks left wing Alex Burrows had surgery to repair a broken jaw on Monday. SOURCE: Canucks on Twitter
Insight: He's expected to miss about four weeks. Burrows hasn't added much this season (zero goals and three assists in 17 games) and probably won't be a fantasy consideration when he comes back.
 
11/17/2013 10:17:00 AM
Description: According to Dan Murphy of sportsnet.ca, Alexandre Burrows is expected to move back to the top line with the Sedins while Ryan Kesler centers the second line.
Insight: Unlike Kesler, Burrows does not sustain his fantasy value when he's moved off the Sedin line. He has zero goals, three assists and a -4 in nine games this season, but a bump in production could be coming.
 
10/5/2013 6:45:00 PM
Description: Canucks center Alex Burrows (foot) will miss "a couple of weeks," coach John Tortorella said. SOURCE: Vancouver Sun
Insight: Burrows suffered a foot injury when he blocked a shot Thursday against the Sharks. Tortorella wouldn't confirm whether the forward's foot is broken. His injury opens up a valuable spot playing with the Sedin twins.
 
3/17/2013 10:11:00 AM
Description: Alex Burrows scored both of Vancouver's goals Saturday in a loss to the Red Wings.
Insight: That snaps a streak of 10 games in a row without a goal. Saturday was Burrows' first multi-goal game since April 3rd of last year when he netted two goals in a shootout win over Anaheim.
 
9/14/2012 10:01:00 PM
Description: The Canucks and center Alex Burrows have agreed to terms on a new four year, $18 million contract extension.
Insight: Burrows has averaged over 29 goals per season over his last four years in the league. He should be a solid fantasy option if the lockout doesn't prevent this season from happening.
 
12/13/2010 8:03:00 AM
Description: Burrows scored his fifth goal of the season on Sunday against the Oilers.
Insight: Burrows has points in four of his last six games with two goals and two assists over that span. (RapidDraft.com)
 
11/12/2010 10:00:00 AM
Description: Burrows tallied his first two points of the season as Vancouver knocked off Ottawa on Thursday night. He finished with a goal and an assist.
Insight: It was Burrows' fifth game since returning from off-season shoulder surgery. He posted career highs in points (67), goals (35) and assists (32) last year. (RapidDraft.com)
 

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