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Zach Parise | Winger

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (30) / 7/28/1984
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 197
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Zach Parise scored his 250th career goal in Minnesota's shootout loss to St. Louis on Saturday.
Parise has played in 635 career games in the NHL and he's picked up 250 goals and 522 points. The 30-year-old has been a productive player for years and that shouldn't change anytime soon. He has 9 goals and 18 points in 18 games this season. Nov 30 - 9:48 AM

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Zach Parise's ice time on the penalty kill has been reduced again this season.

In his first season with the Wild, Parise averaged 1:27 of shorthanded time per game, which was cut down to 1:02 in 2013-14 and this year it's down to just 27 seconds per match. Parise broke his foot last year on the penalty kill, so fantasy owners will be happy that the team is trying to keep him out of harm's way. It also keeps him fresher for even strength and power-play situations.
Nov 26 - 1:47 PM

Zach Parise was the only Wild player to solve Ben Bishop in the Wild’s 2-1 loss to the Lightning on Saturday night.

Parise’s goal was the first of the game, and it came at 3:11 of the second period. He also had five shots on a goal, a team-high. Parise has seven goals and 13 points in 14 games this season. The high-motor player is on pace for his sixth 30-goal season, and could eclipse the 70-point mark, too. Thomas Vanek got the assist on the goal.
Nov 22 - 10:21 PM

Zach Parise scored two goals in Minnesota's 4-3 overtime win over Winnipeg.

Parise had missed Minnesota's last five games because of a concussion. The Wild had a 3-0 lead in the game before Winnipeg stormed back to tie the game in the third period. Marco Scandella scored the overtime winner for Minnesota. Parise now has six goals and six assists in 12 games this season.
Nov 16 - 8:37 PM

The Minnesota Wild activated Zach Parise from injured reserve on Sunday.

Parise is expected to play against the Winnipeg Jets today, so adjust your lineup(s) accordingly. He has 10 points and 47 SOG in 11 games so far in 2014-15.
Nov 16 - 12:18 PM

Although he will not play Saturday afternoon against Dallas, Zach Parise is listed as probable for Sunday's game against Winnipeg.

He seems to be over the worst of a concussion and is ready to get back to game action. Get ready to activate Parise for Sunday's contest.
Nov 15 - 1:04 PM

Zach Parise (concussion) will not return on Saturday.

Parise remains a possibility for Sunday's game though. He has missed four straight contests.
Nov 14 - 1:27 PM

Zach Parise (concussion) has been moved to injured reserve.

The Wild made the transaction in order to activate defenseman Jared Spurgeon. Parise can be taken off Minnesota's IR list whenever he's ready to return.
Nov 13 - 3:36 PM

Zach Parise (concussion) is doubtful for Thursday's contest against Buffalo.

The Wild have looked lost without him, losing three straight games and scoring just two goals. Parise took part in Wednesday's practice and he's very close to returning from a concussion.
Nov 12 - 4:43 PM

Zach Parise (concussion) might be available for Thursday's game.

Parise was back on the ice Tuesday, but he's already been ruled out for tonight's game against the New Jersey Devils. He has four goals and 10 points in 11 games in 2014-15.
Nov 11 - 1:11 PM

Zach Parise (concussion) was on the ice for Monday's practice.

The Wild didn't let him speak with the media, so we don't know how he's feeling. However, he participated in every drill and looked like he is nearing a return to the lineup. Parise will travel with the team, but he won't play on Tuesday against New Jersey.
Nov 10 - 5:35 PM

The Minnesota Wild continued to struggle without Zach Parise (concussion) on Saturday night against Montreal.

Parise has now missed two games with the concussion, and the Wild have dropped them both. The 30-year-old has four goals and six assists in 11 games this season. Parise is the Wild's most important forward, and they will need him back in the lineup as soon as possible.
Nov 9 - 9:10 AM

Zach Parise has been diagnosed with a concussion.

He didn't travel with his teammates to Ottawa for Minnesota's upcoming road trip and he probably won't play during the three-game swing. Parise was injured this past Tuesday against Pittsburgh. A timetable for his return is still unclear.
Nov 6 - 12:40 PM

Zach Parise (upper body) won't travel with Minnesota for its upcoming three-game road trip.

Parise missed the third period of Tuesday's game because of the injury. He's meeting with doctors on Wednesday, so there might be further updates on his status in the not too distant future. Parise has four goals and 10 points in 11 games this season.
Nov 5 - 1:23 PM

Zach Parise didn't play in the third period Tuesday night after he suffered an upper-body injury.

He may have been hurt when he was hit from behind by Pittsburgh blueliner Robert Bortuzzo or when he was cross-checked by Blake Comeau. Coach Mike Yeo hopes to have a better idea of Parise's status on Wednesday after practice.
Nov 5 - 10:19 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Mikko Koivu
2Mikael Granlund
3Erik Haula
4Kyle Brodziak
5Ryan Carter
6Brett Sutter
LW1Zach Parise
2Justin Fontaine
3Matt Cooke
4Jason Zucker
RW1Thomas Vanek
2Jason Pominville
3Charlie Coyle
4Nino Niederreiter
D1Ryan Suter
2Jonas Brodin
3Jared Spurgeon
4Marco Scandella
5Keith Ballard
6Justin Falk
7Nate Prosser
8Stu Bickel
9Christian Folin
G1Darcy Kuemper
2Niklas Backstrom
3John Curry