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Nick Foligno | Winger | #71

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (29) / 10/31/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 205
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 1 (28) / OTT
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Nick Foligno picked up his third point over his last four games during Saturday's 3-2 overtime win.
The Captain picked up his 24th helper of the season, giving him 48 points in 67 games this season. Mar 18 - 5:32 PM

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Columbus will get Nick Foligno back from an illness on Thursday against Florida.

He has posted 24 goals and 47 points along with 42 blocks, 47 PIMs and 104 hits this season over 67 games, which ought to get him back into all lineups in all formats. He'll skate to the left of Brandon Saad and Alexander Wennberg on the team's second line.
Mar 16 - 6:09 PM

Nick Foligno (illness) is probable for Thursday's game.

Foligno was too sick to play on Monday. He has 24 goals and 47 points in 65 contests this season.
Mar 16 - 5:04 PM

Nick Foligno (illness) will likely miss Monday's game against the Philadelphia Flyers.

Foligno is on the ice for the pre-game warmup, but he isn't skating on a line. Expect Oliver Bjorkstrand to take his spot in the lineup. Foligno is day-to-day for now.
Mar 13 - 6:42 PM

Nick Foligno is battling an illness.

Foligno is regarded as a game-time decision for Monday's contest as a result. He has 24 goals and 47 points in 65 contests this season.
Mar 13 - 11:56 AM

Nick Foligno scored twice in a 7-0 victory by the Blue Jackets over the Islanders Saturday night.

It may be too soon to form a bandwagon for Foligno, however. Despite earning 20 goals in 2016/2017 prior to this contest, he found the back of the net only twice in his last nine games. One of those came in a loss to the Rangers February 13. Foligno’s two goals Saturday allowed him to maintain a one-point advantage over Brandon Saad on the team leaderboard. Saad had two assists in the win over the Isles.
Feb 25 - 8:11 PM

Nick Foligno scored his 20th goal of the season in Wednesday's 5-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Foligno's power play marker at the 9:56 mark of the second period extended Columbus' lead to 4-0. He's now hit the 20-goal mark for the second time in his NHL career. The Jackets captain has 42 points in 54 games in 2016-17. Josh Anderson, Boone Jenner, Oliver Bjorkstrand and Matt Calvert also scored for Columbus.
Feb 15 - 10:13 PM

Nick Foligno scored his 19th goal of the season Monday in a 3-2 loss to the Rangers.

The forward had a horrible season in 2015-16 when he had only 12 goals and 37 points but this is a bounce back year for the winger who has 41 points in 53 games. He has chipped in with 41 penalty minutes and has been a stud on the power play with nine goals and 18 points. He should be in someone's lineup in most pools.
Feb 13 - 11:03 PM

Nick Foligno extended his point streak to four games on Tuesday.

Foligno found the back of the net in Columbus' 6-4 win over the New York Rangers. That gives him 18 goals and 40 points in 47 contests this season. In all likelihood he'll finish below his career-high of 73 points set in 2014-15, but he might not finish far off from that and given how much of a deviation the 73-point campaign was from his career norms, close is very good.
Feb 1 - 4:27 AM

Nick Foligno is on a three-game point streak.

Foligno picked up an assist in a 4-3 loss to the Predators on Thursday. He has 17 goals and 39 points in 46 contests in 2016-17.
Jan 27 - 10:09 AM

Nick Foligno scored once again as the Blue Jackets prevailed over the Senators 7-6 in overtime on Sunday.

The tally was his 16th goal and 37th point of the season through 44 games this season. Foligno has already matched his 37-point total from last year.
Jan 22 - 8:33 PM

Nick Foligno scored a goal in Friday's 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning.

The Blue Jackets captain scored the go-ahead goal in the second period and his team never looked back. It was his eighth power play marker of the season. Foligno has been hot of late, as he's scored 13 points in his last 11 contests. He's now up to 15 goals and 36 points in 39 games this season. Josh Anderson and Boone Jenner (SHG) also scored for Columbus.
Jan 13 - 11:54 PM

Nick Foligno's 14th goal of the season sunk the Flyers in overtime on Sunday.

The 29-year-old is back on track after being held pointless against Washington last week, contributing a point in each of the two games since. Altogether, Foligno has 14 goals and 35 points through 37 games this season.
Jan 8 - 9:43 PM

Nick Foligno scored Tuesday to increase his scoring streak to six games.

Foligno has three goals and 10 points in the streak to boost his numbers to 13 goals and 33 points in 34 games. That is a huge increase over last season when he slumped to 12 goals and 37 points in 72 matches. He is on pace to beat his 2014-15 season when he was one of the NHL's top players with 31 goals and 73 points in 79 contests. He is a must-own at this time.
Jan 4 - 8:11 AM

Captain Nick Foligno lifted his points streak to four games with a three-point effort during Thursday's 5-3 win over the Jets.

Foligno had a goal and two assists in the effort, giving him three goals and eight points during the streak. For the season he has 12 goals and 31 points in 32 games.
Fri, Dec 30, 2016 02:41:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Brandon Dubinsky
2Alexander Wennberg
3William Karlsson
4Lukas Sedlak
LW1Boone Jenner
2Brandon Saad
3Scott Hartnell
4Matt Calvert
RW1Cam Atkinson
2Nick Foligno
3Sam Gagner
4Lauri Korpikoski
5Josh Anderson
6Oliver Bjorkstrand
7David Clarkson
D1Seth Jones
2Ryan Murray
3Jack Johnson
4Zach Werenski
5David Savard
6Scott Harrington
7Kyle Quincey
8Markus Nutivaara
G1Sergei Bobrovsky
2Joonas Korpisalo