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Henrik Zetterberg | Center | #40

Team: Detroit Red Wings
Age / DOB:  (37) / 10/9/1980
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 197
Drafted: 1999 / Rd. 7 (210) / DET
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Henrik Zetterberg scored a goal in Sunday's 3-2 loss to Toronto.
Zetterberg tied the game at 2-2 close to the midway mark of the third period and it appeared as though the teams would be heading to overtime. However, Leafs center Auston Matthews scored the winning goal with just 30.2 seconds left in regulation. Zetterberg has eight goals and 40 points in 58 matches this campaign. Feb 19 - 10:07 AM

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Henrik Zetterberg picked up a goal and three assists in Friday's 7-6 overtime loss to the New York Islanders.

Two of those points were recorded in the first period, as he registered the primary assist on Anthony Mantha's tally before adding one of his own which made it 3-0 for Detroit. The Wings captain then assisted on Mantha's second goal of the game (5-2) before eventually setting up Mike Green's game-tying goal (6-6) with under 30 seconds remaining in regulation. The 37-year-old now has seven goals and 38 points in 53 games. This was his first multi-point effort of 2018.
Feb 9 - 10:24 PM

Henrik Zetterberg picked up an assist in a 5-1 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks.

Zetterberg picked up an assist on Anthony Mantha's shutout breaker with less than four minutes remaining in the game. The assist brings Zetterberg to a tie with former teammate Pavel Datsyuk (604) for the fifth most in franchise history. The point breaks the Swedish forward's four game pointless streak, bringing his total to 32 in 38 games this season.
Jan 25 - 10:15 PM

Despite missing practice today, Henrik Zetterberg is expected to be ready to play tomorrow against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

The news came from head coach Jeff Blashill himself. Zetterberg has picked up 10 points in his last nine games, bringing his total to 28 in 40 games this season.
Jan 6 - 1:15 PM

The Detroit Red Wings were without Henrik Zetterberg at practice today.

Zetterberg has 28 points in 40 games this season, with 10 of them coming in his last nine games. Still no word on the extent of his injury.
Jan 6 - 1:03 PM

Henrik Zetterberg registered an assist in Friday's 4-2 win over Florida.

Zetterberg is up to 600 helpers in his career. He has two goals and 11 assists over his last 14 contests.
Jan 6 - 10:26 AM

Henrik Zetterberg has generated 11 points in the past nine games.

Zetterberg has two goals and nine assists during that span. The veteran forward has 27 points this season, which is five points behind Dylan Larkin for the lead on the Red Wings.
Jan 2 - 10:07 AM

Henrik Zetterberg scored his sixth goal of the season as the Detroit Red Wings defeated the New York Rangers 3-2 in a shootout on Friday night.

The captain now has seven points in his last six games. He has six goals, 25 points in 36 games this season with the Red Wings. He has been hot as of late but seems to struggle with consistency.
Fri, Dec 29, 2017 10:54:00 PM

Henrik Zetterberg collected three assists in Detroit's 6-3 win over the New York Islanders on Tuesday night.

Zetterberg earned the primary helper on goals by Gustav Nyquist (power play), Anthony Mantha and Trevor Daley in the contest. He has produced one goal and six assists over a four-game point streak.
Wed, Dec 20, 2017 09:12:00 AM

Henrik Zetterberg has had some struggles this campaign, but thanks to a recent hot streak he is just one point off from where he was last season after 32 games.

Zetterberg had six goals and 21 points through 32 contests in 2016-17 and he currently has five markers and 20 points after 32 games this campaign. The veteran forward finished last year with 68 points when he caught fire following the All-Star break.
Mon, Dec 18, 2017 10:04:00 AM

Henrik Zetterberg picked up a pair of assists in Friday's 3-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Zetterberg registered primary assists on Danny Dekeyser's goal in the second period that tied the game at one and on Tomas Tatar's power play goal in the third frame to make 3-1. The Red Wings captain finished the night with a plus-1 rating, one shot on goal and two hits in 17:59 of ice time. The 37-year-old now has five goals and 15 points in 32 games. He's currently riding a three-game point streak. Trevor Daley scored the game-winning goal (shorthanded) for Detroit.
Fri, Dec 15, 2017 11:13:00 PM

Henrik Zetterberg scored a goal in Monday's 2-1 overtime loss to the Florida Panthers.

Zetterberg's tally gave the Red Wings a 1-0 lead at the 18:27 mark of the first period. It was his first goal since Oct. 18 (22 games). The Red Wings captain now has five goals and 17 points in 30 games this season. Zetterberg appears to be drop-able in most standard fantasy leagues.
Mon, Dec 11, 2017 11:11:00 PM

The Detroit Red Wings have been in a steep decline lately.

Detroit suffered a seven-game losing streak that was capped with a 10-1 loss to the Montreal Canadiens on Dec. 2. The Red Wings stopped the bleeding with a 5-1 win on Tuesday, but they fell right back with a 6-1 defeat against the St. Louis Blues on Saturday. "I’ve been frustrated and mad the way we’ve been playing lately," Henrik Zetterberg said. "But today, you don’t want to lose at home 6-1, but the first two periods we did a lot good things but the puck ended up in our net rather than their net." At this point, the Red Wings are 11-13-5 this season. There is still a chance they can claw their way into the playoffs, but based on what we've seen so far this season, the 2017-18 Red Wings don't look like a postseason caliber team.
Sun, Dec 10, 2017 10:24:00 AM

Henrik Zetterberg was frustrated and almost in shock after Detroit was pounded by Montreal in two games last week.

The Canadiens defeated the Red Wings 6-3 on Thursday and 10-1 on Saturday. "I've played professional hockey for 20 years, I don't think I've ever been a part of anything like what happened here tonight," Zetterberg said after Saturday's contest. "The way we played, with the way our last game went, what happened after that game, the next day – and then we come out with this here tonight." He hasn't recorded a point in the last three games after he had an assist in three straight outings. Zetterberg, who has 15 points in 27 games, will try to get his team to bounce back against the red hot Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday.
Mon, Dec 4, 2017 10:19:00 AM

With just 12 goals in their last six games, the Red Wings are focused on getting the 'dirty' goals to get going offensively.

'Dirty' goals can be categorized by either tips, rebounds, screens, or second-chance opportunities. "We’ve got to get better on a few things, score some uglier goals," captain Henrik Zetterberg said."Pucks are laying there. We’ve just got to win those battles. We were in front of the net but we didn’t win any second battles or second chances. It’s been an issue before, I would say, but the last two games it had been better." Zetterberg, 37, is fourth on the Red Wings in points with 10 in 14 games. If the Red Wings wish to get back into the post-season, they will need more goal scoring from the top to the bottom of the lineup.
Sat, Nov 4, 2017 10:31:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Dylan Larkin
2Henrik Zetterberg
3Frans Nielsen
4Luke Glendening
LW1Anthony Mantha
2Tomas Tatar
3Justin Abdelkader
4Tyler Bertuzzi
5Darren Helm
RW1Gustav Nyquist
2Andreas Athanasiou
3Martin Frk
4Luke Witkowski
5David Booth
6Johan Franzen
D1Mike Green
2Trevor Daley
3Danny DeKeyser
4Niklas Kronwall
5Nick Jensen
6Jonathan Ericsson
7Xavier Ouellet
G1Jimmy Howard
2Jared Coreau