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Dennis Seidenberg | Defenseman | #4

Team: New York Islanders
Age / DOB:  (36) / 7/18/1981
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 199
Drafted: 2001 / Rd. 6 (172) / PHI
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Dennis Seidenberg will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the Montreal Canadiens.
This will be the veteran's third straight game in the press box. Seidenberg has no goals and five assists in 17 games this season. He won't have any fantasy value going forward. Jan 15 - 7:23 PM

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The New York Islanders have decided to scratch Dennis Seidenberg vs. the New York Rangers.

Seidenberg has picked up five points in 17 games but will now sit in back-to-back contests. The veteran defenseman will be joined by Calvin de Haan (upper body), Johnny Boychuk (lower body), Nikolay Kulemin (upper body), Josh Bailey (lower body) and Andrew Ladd (lower body) as those not participating in this afternoon's game.
Jan 13 - 12:41 PM

The New York Islanders have scratched Dennis Seidenberg for tonight's game with the Boston Bruins.

With Sebastian Aho playing well in his debut, the Islanders have decided to sit Seidenberg again. Alan Quine will be joining the veteran rearguard in the press box. Calvin de Haan (upper body), Johnny Boychuk (lower body) and Nikolay Kulemin (upper body) will also miss tonight's game.
Jan 2 - 6:44 PM

Dennis Seidenberg will be a healthy scratch in Wednesday's game against the Dallas Stars.

He's coming out of the lineup because Johnny Boychuk is ready to return from injury. Seidenberg has no goals and three assists in 12 games this season. Alan Quine is also expected to watch the game from the press box.
Wed, Dec 13, 2017 06:46:00 PM

Dennis Seidenberg will be in the lineup Saturday night against the Bruins.

The veteran defenseman was a healthy scratch Thursday night against the Penguins. Seidenberg, who has only three assists in 10 games this season, will draw back in at the expense of Scott Mayfield.
Sat, Dec 9, 2017 10:54:00 AM

Dennis Seidenberg will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Penguins.

He has no goals and three assists in 10 contests this season. Seidenberg has suited up in just one of New York's last six games. Alan Quine and Johnny Boychuk are both out with injuries.
Source: NHL.com
Thu, Dec 7, 2017 07:02:00 PM

Dennis Seidenberg will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

The veteran has no goals and three assists in 10 games this season. He's now been scratched in four of his team's last five contests. Thomas Hickey will also watch the game from the press box.
Tue, Dec 5, 2017 07:19:00 PM

Dennis Seidenberg will sit as a healthy scratch for the New York Islanders against the Florida Panthers on Monday night.

Seidenberg hasn't had much fantasy value for players this season, with just three assists in nine games. Joining him in the press box will be fellow d-man Scott Mayfield.
Source: NHL.com
Mon, Dec 4, 2017 07:14:00 PM

Dennis Seidenberg will be a healthy scratch on Tuesday night as the New York Islanders host the Vancouver Canucks.

Seidenberg has just three assists in nine games with the Islanders so far this season. While he hasn't been much use on the ice for the Isles this season, he is mentoring young Matthew Barzal off-ice by letting the youngster live with him in his basement. He has zero fantasy value and should be avoided in pretty much all league formats as his career winds down.
Tue, Nov 28, 2017 07:06:00 PM

Dennis Seidenberg will be a healthy scratch in Friday's tilt against the Dallas Stars.

The veteran has played in four of the Islanders' last five games, and he's played more than 19 minutes in each of those games. Seidenberg has two assists in six games this season.
Fri, Nov 10, 2017 08:17:00 PM

Dennis Seidenberg will be a healthy scratch in Wednesday's game against the Anaheim Ducks.

Seidenberg suited up in the Islanders' first game of the season, but he finished with a minus-3 rating in the defeat. Ryan Pulock will also watch the game from the press box.
Source: NHL.com
Wed, Oct 11, 2017 09:58:00 PM

The New York Islanders aren't using Dennis Seidenberg on Saturday.

Seidenberg was minus-three in the Islanders' season debut on Friday. Scott Mayfield is drawing into the lineup in his place.
Sat, Oct 7, 2017 06:59:00 PM

Dennis Seidenberg was named the Best Defenseman at the 2017 World Hockey Championship.

He produced one goal and seven assists for eight points in eight games for Team Germany. Seidenberg also earned a spot on the tournament All-Star Team. The 35-year-old defender had a strong World Cup of Hockey for Team Europe as well and played well for the Islanders in 2016-17. He will be back with the Isles next season after he signed a one-year extension last month.
Wed, May 24, 2017 10:07:00 AM

Dennis Seidenberg has agreed to a one-year, $1.25 million extension with the New York Islanders.

That's a raise on the $1 million he earned from New York in 2016-17 after being bought out by the Boston Bruins. He had five goals and 22 points in 73 games while averaging 19:26 minutes per contest with the Islanders this season.
Mon, Apr 24, 2017 02:04:00 PM

Dennis Seidenberg will be back in the lineup for the first time in a week as the Islanders face the Bruins Saturday night.

Seidenberg has 20 points this season with five goals and 15 assists. One of his assists came in his most recent outing against the Blue Jackets March 18. That snapped an eight-game pointless streak.
Sat, Mar 25, 2017 06:41:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1John Tavares
2Mathew Barzal
3Brock Nelson
4Casey Cizikas
LW1Anders Lee
2Andrew Ladd
3Jason Chimera
4Alan Quine
5Shane Prince
6Nikolay Kulemin
7Michael Dal Colle
8Ross Johnston
RW1Josh Bailey
2Jordan Eberle
3Anthony Beauvillier
4Cal Clutterbuck
5Tanner Fritz
D1Nick Leddy
2Johnny Boychuk
3Calvin de Haan
4Thomas Hickey
5Dennis Seidenberg
6Scott Mayfield
7Adam Pelech
8Sebastian Aho
9Ryan Pulock
G1Jaroslav Halak
2Thomas Greiss