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Alex Burrows | Winger | #14

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (35) / 4/11/1981
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 197
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Alex Burrows picked up a pair of helpers during Sunday's 5-4 overtime win over Dallas.
His two assists gives him four points on the season, all in the last three games. Burrows' high watermark in points is 33 over the last five seasons, indicating that perhaps we shouldn't expect too many more outbursts. Nov 13 - 7:55 PM

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Alex Burrows scored a pair of goals in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the New York Rangers.

Burrows scored the go-ahead goal at the 9:21 mark of the of the third period to give Vancouver a 3-2 lead. He extended the Canucks lead to 5-2 just over 7:30 later. These were Burrow's first two goals and points of the 2016-17 season. He finished the game with a plus-1 rating and five shots on goal in 15:51 of ice time. It was a solid night for the veteran, but don't expect him to produce much this season. He isn't worth an add in standard fantasy leagues.
Nov 8 - 9:50 PM

Alex Burrows will be back in the lineup from a neck injury on Wednesday.

It was expected that he would return earlier this week and that will be the case. Burrows doesn't have a point in five games this year.
Nov 2 - 3:07 PM

Alex Burrows (neck) expects to play against Montreal on Wednesday.

He said he hasn't been experiencing any concussion symptoms since suffering a neck injury. Coach Willie Desjardins also feels that Burrows is good to go, so look for the Canucks to take him off injured reserve before Wednesday's game.
Oct 31 - 1:45 PM

Alex Burrows (neck) is expected to miss seven-to-10 days.

He was recently moved to injured reserve because of tightness in his neck. Burrows has zero points in five games this season.
Oct 25 - 2:42 PM

Alex Burrows has been put on the injured reserve list due to a neck injury.

Burrows sustained the ailment during Saturday's contest. He managed to finish that contest, but now he's experiencing tightness in his neck.
Oct 25 - 9:39 AM

Alex Burrows will not play in Sunday's match with the Ducks.

It appears that this is just a healthy scratch, which is just as well. The veteran winger is pointless in five games thus far.
Oct 23 - 6:12 PM

The Vancouver Canucks have confirmed that they won't buy out Alex Burrows.

Burrows had nine goals and 22 points in 79 contests in 2015-16. He hasn't exactly lived up to his four-year, $18 million contract, but he only has one season left on it.
Source: Ben Kuzma
Jul 1 - 6:14 PM

Alex Burrows isn't expected to be bought out by the Vancouver Canucks.

Burrows' offensive production has dried up considerably in the last few seasons. The 35-year-old's point totals have decreased in three of the last four seasons. He had nine goals and 22 points in 79 games. Burrows has one year remaining on his contract at $4.5 million.
Jun 26 - 4:00 PM

Alex Burrows played in his 1,000th professional game on Friday.

Burrows played in 231 minor league games including stints in the EHL and AHL before making it to the show. Burrows has only 20 points in 71 games this season and will likely be bought out of his contract at the end of the season. He had 25 or more goals for four straight seasons starting in 2008-09 but those days are long gone.
Mar 26 - 10:50 AM

Alex Burrows had an assist in a 3-2 shootout loss to Nashville Thursday night.

It was Burrows 20th point in 70 contests this season. That represents a decline from 2014-15 when he finished with 33 points in 70 games and of course that season was a far cry from his height when Burrows scored at least 25 goals in four consecutive seasons from 2008-09 to 2011-12.
Mar 25 - 11:24 AM

Alex Burrows is projected to play with the Sedin twins on Tuesday night against Winnipeg.

It's been a forgettable season for Burrows, who has eight goals and 19 points in 68 games.
Mar 22 - 6:17 PM

Alex Burrows (foot bruise) is ready to play again.

He will be back in the lineup on Wednesday after missing Monday's contest. Burrows was injured on a shot block.
Mar 15 - 4:05 PM

Alex Burrows will not play on Monday night.

Coach Willie Desjardins that said Burrows "took a shot the other day," so consider him day-to-day for the time being.
Mar 14 - 2:52 PM

Alex Burrows could be a buy-out candidate after the season.

Burrows will make $4.5 million next season on the last year of his contract but he is now a fourth liner with no power play time and that is just way too expensive. Burrows has eight goals and 17 points with a minus-12 rating in 62 games this season. That's not good.
Mar 6 - 11:43 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Henrik Sedin
2Brandon Sutter
3Bo Horvat
4Markus Granlund
5Michael Chaput
6Joseph Labate
LW1Daniel Sedin
2Sven Baertschi
3Alex Burrows
4Brendan Gaunce
5Anton Rodin
RW1Loui Eriksson
2Jannik Hansen
3Derek Dorsett
4Jayson Megna
5Jack Skille
D1Alexander Edler
2Ben Hutton
3Chris Tanev
4Erik Gudbranson
5Philip Larsen
6Alex Biega
7Luca Sbisa
8Nikita Tryamkin
9Troy Stecher
G1Ryan Miller
2Jacob Markstrom