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Kyle Quincey | Defenseman | #26

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (31) / 8/12/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 216
Drafted: 2003 / Rd. 4 (132) / DET
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Kyle Quincey will be in the lineup on Tuesday against Pittsburgh.
Rookie defenseman Zach Werenski is out due to facial fractures and Scott Harrington will be scratched, so Quincey and Markus Nutivaara will make their series debuts. Quincey has 54 games of NHL playoff experience under his belt. He posted 15 points and 51 penalty minutes in 73 matches between New Jersey and Columbus during the 2016-17 campaign. Apr 18 - 2:26 PM

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Kyle Quincey may be in the lineup for Game 4 against Pittsburgh on Tuesday night.

The Blue Jackets lost Zach Werenski for the remainder of the playoffs, so Quincey or rookie Markus Nutivaara will probably get into the lineup for the first time in the series.
Apr 17 - 3:40 PM

There's a good chance that Kyle Quincey will be a healthy scratch again in Game 2.

"I’m just worried about speed," Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella said. "I’m looking for a little bit more mobility back there. Quincey has played well for us. This isn’t anything he’s done wrong. I have to make a decision. We have eight (defensemen). We can only play six." Columbus acquired Quincey at the trade deadline. He had six goals and 13 points in 73 regular season games.
Apr 14 - 10:04 AM

Kyle Quincey is spending Game 1 in the press box.

That's surprising given how regularly Columbus used Quincey in the regular season. He had six goals and 15 points in 73 games this season.
Source: NHL.com
Apr 12 - 7:37 PM

Kyle Quincey skated alongside Ryan Murray during Thursday's practice.

Quincey is projected to make his Blue Jackets' debut on Thursday after being acquired at the trade deadline. Markus Nutivaara might be a healthy scratch as a result of Quincey's inclusion.
Mar 2 - 10:41 AM

The Columbus Blue Jackets acquired Kyle Quincey from New Jersey in exchange for Dalton Prout ahead of the trade deadline on Wednesday.

The 31-year-old defender has posted four goals and 12 points along with 39 PIMs, 70 blocks and 71 hits. He's also averaged 18:38 of ice time per game. He figures to be more a depth option for Columbus.
Mar 1 - 2:05 PM

Kyle Quincey will be a healthy scratch on Monday.

This is probably a case of the Devils protecting a possible trade chip. If Quincey played on Monday and got hurt, then New Jersey would miss out on the pick(s) or prospect(s) they could potentially get for him. John Moore will draw into the lineup.
Feb 27 - 11:29 AM

Kyle Quincey will be back from an upper-body injury when the Devils host Ottawa on Tuesday.

He has missed the last six contests. Quincey is slated to join Damon Severson on the third pairing.
Feb 21 - 1:28 PM

Kyle Quincey (upper body) could be a possibility for Saturday night depending on what happens at the morning skate.

He hasn't played since Feb. 4 because of an upper-body injury, but he is close to returning to the fold.
Feb 18 - 8:50 AM

The Devils placed Kyle Quincey (upper body) on injured reserve retroactively to Feb. 4th.

Quincey has been skating with teammates in the morning skates lately, but it's not clear when he's expected to return to the lineup. He's posted 12 points in 51 games with 39 PIMs, 68 blocks and 69 hits thus far. Quincey is considered day-to-day.
Feb 16 - 3:13 PM

Kyle Quincey (upper body) will be sidelined for a third straight game Tuesday against Colorado.

He skated with his teammates in the morning though and is close to getting back in the lineup.
Feb 14 - 5:12 PM

Kyle Quincey won't play Monday because of an upper-body injury.

He has produced four goals and 12 points in 51 games this season, while averaging 18:34 of ice time per match.
Feb 6 - 12:20 PM

Kyle Quincey scored a goal in Tuesday's 3-1 loss to the Los Angeles Kings.

Quincey finally got his team on the board at the 7:19 mark of the third period. It ended up being the last goal of the game. He now has three points in his last five outings. Quincey's up to four goals and eight assists in 47 games this season. Mike Cammalleri and Miles Wood picked up the assists on the Devils' only goal.
Jan 24 - 10:00 PM

Kyle Quincey will be in the lineup Tuesday against Pittsburgh.

He has been in the press box since Dec. 20 when he suited up versus Nashville. In 32 appearances this season, Quincey has chipped in two goals, seven assists and 41 shots.
Tue, Dec 27, 2016 12:26:00 PM

Coach John Hynes has elected to forego any lineup changes for Friday night's match with Pittsburgh.

Which means that Kyle Quincey, Nick Lappin, and Devante Smith-Pelly will each be scratched. The trio have each been rather mediocre thus far in fantasy. Quincey has 47 hits, 48 blocks and nine points in 32 games. Lappin has seven points with 17 PIMs and 28 hits. While DSP has six points with 47 hits in 28 games.
Source: NHL.com
Fri, Dec 23, 2016 07:05:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Brandon Dubinsky
2Alexander Wennberg
3Lukas Sedlak
LW1Boone Jenner
2Artemi Panarin
3Scott Hartnell
4Matt Calvert
5Jordan Schroeder
6Sonny Milano
7Markus Hannikainen
8Tyler Motte
RW1Cam Atkinson
2Nick Foligno
3Sam Gagner
4Oliver Bjorkstrand
5Josh Anderson
6Lauri Korpikoski
D1Zach Werenski
2Seth Jones
3Jack Johnson
4Ryan Murray
5David Savard
6Scott Harrington
7Kyle Quincey
8Gabriel Carlsson
9Markus Nutivaara
G1Sergei Bobrovsky
2Joonas Korpisalo