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Jordan Staal | Center

Team: Carolina Hurricanes
Age / DOB:  (26) / 9/10/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 220
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Jordan Staal had an assist in Carolina's 5-2 loss on Thursday.
Staal was on a seven-game scoring slump. That point brought him up to the 40-point milestone, which is well below where we had hoped he'd be at near the end of the 2013-14 campaign. Apr 11 - 6:38 AM

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Jordan Staal potted two assists but Carolina could not get by the Islanders, losing 5-4 on Tuesday night.

The 25 year old has struggled this season, managing just 39 points through 72 games. It would be worse had the center not picked it up this month to score 10 points in his past 12 games.
Mar 25 - 11:35 PM

With Sunday's goal, Jordan Staal now has a six-game point streak (3G, 6A) going.

He scored the Carolina Hurricanes' lone tally in a dispiriting 2-1 loss to the Edmonton Oilers. Staal also had 7 SOG and two hits in the game. He's easy to justify adding (43 percent owned) in hits leagues, as he now has 157 on the season. Whatever your format, at least keep an eye on the forward, who's usually mainly known for his defensive skills.
Mar 16 - 8:43 PM

Jordan Staal had two assists in Carolina's 4-2 win over Buffalo.

Staal extended his point streak to four games and this also marked his third straight multi-point contest. He has 13 goals and 34 points in 66 contests in 2013-14.
Mar 14 - 9:40 AM

Jordan Staal of the Carolina Hurricanes has been on a bit of a hot streak and he believes it's because he's learned how to relax and play.

But a line change that has Staal playing with wingers Jiri Tlusty and Alexander Semin likely has a lot to do with his newfound relaxation. Staal has two goals and three assists in the past three games, scoring the game-winning goal Tuesday in the Canes’ 3-1 victory against the New York Rangers. "Their line has been very effective," Canes coach Kirk Muller said. "(Staal) is getting different results, so he’s feeling better. That was the big thing he wanted – the extra responsibility. I think he’s coming into his own, playing his best hockey since he’s been here. He’s become a power forward, taking the puck wide, going to the net."
Mar 13 - 9:01 AM

Jordan Staal had a goal and an assist on Tuesday.

Staal is now on a three-game point streak. He's been a bit of a disappointment this season with 13 goals and 32 points in 65 games. The only hope now is that he'll finish on a high not, but that's far from a certainty.
Mar 12 - 9:18 AM

Jordan Staal snapped a 10-game goalless drought Friday night.

He scored his 12th goal of the season in a 4-2 loss to the Rangers and registered four shots. The move to Carolina hasn't allowed Staal to improve offensively the way most pundits thought he would. He has 28 points in 63 games this season.
Mar 8 - 1:00 PM

Jordan Staal scored the game-winning goal in Carolina's 3-2 victory over Columbus on Monday.

Columbus had a 2-0 lead for most of the contest, but Eric Staal erased the deficit by netting back-to-back goals in just one minute midway through the third period. Jordan Staal's marker came with just 5:55 minutes left in regulation time. For Jordan, that goal ended a seven-game scoring drought. He now has 11 goals and 25 points in 52 contests in 2013-14.
Jan 28 - 9:19 AM

Jordan Staal scored a goal and added three assists for the Hurricanes in a 6-1 thumping of Toronto Thursday night.

Given an opportunity to step up in the absence of his brother Eric, Staal took advantage of a porous Maple Leafs defines to enjoy his best night of the season. Elias Lindholm had an equally strong outing with a goal and two assists in the victory while Jeff Skinner, Zach Boychuk, Pat Dwyer and John-Michael Liles also tallied for Carolina.

Jordan Staal notched a goal for the Hurricanes in their 3-2 win against the Islanders on Saturday night.

Staal's goal was the second in a three-goal third period for the Hurricanes. The center remains a pretty good two-way player, though he has disappointed offensively this season with only 10 goals and 21 points. Manny Malhotra and Brett Sutter picked up the other markers. Patrick Dwyer had two helpers.
Jan 4 - 10:12 PM

Jordan Staal had two assists in Carolina's 4-3 defeat on Monday.

Staal has been a disappointment with just 17 points in 37 contests in 2013-14, but he's been heating up lately. He'll enter the Christmas break with three goals and seven points in his last eight contests.
Tue, Dec 24, 2013 09:16:00 AM

Jordan Staal fired home his eighth goal of the season in the Canes’ 0-0 loss to Washington Friday night.

Staal has struggled to find consistency so far this season with 15 points in 34 games.
Fri, Dec 20, 2013 10:07:00 PM

Jordan Staal scored a goal in a 5-4 overtime loss to Edmonton.

Staal has been a disappointment this season, but he's finally starting to heat up. He has four goals and five points in his last seven games.
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 09:52:00 AM

Jordan Staal scored his sixth goal of the season on Friday.

He also picked up his sixth assist of the season in the win over San Jose. Staal has three goals and an assist in his last five games but his offensive numbers are nothing to write home about and his fantasy value is limited in traditional pools.
Sat, Dec 7, 2013 06:01:00 AM

Jordan Staal scored again in a Carolina Hurricanes loss on Sunday, as the Vancouver Canucks beat them 3-2.

Staal has a two-game goalscoring streak going now. While his defensive work is usually notable, Carolina must be a little disappointed by his production (10 points in 27 games) so far this season. Perhaps this is a sign of a potential breakthrough.
Sun, Dec 1, 2013 04:20:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Eric Staal
2Jordan Staal
3Jay McClement
4Riley Nash
5Patrick Brown
LW1Jeff Skinner
2Nathan Gerbe
3Jiri Tlusty
4Phil Di Giuseppe
5Brock McGinn
6Sergey Tolchinsky
RW1Alexander Semin
2Elias Lindholm
3Pat Dwyer
4Zach Boychuk
D1Justin Faulk
2Andrej Sekera
3Ron Hainsey
4Ryan Murphy
5Tim Gleason
6John-Michael Liles
7Brett Bellemore
8Jay Harrison
G1Cam Ward
2Anton Khudobin