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Joe Pavelski | Center

Team: San Jose Sharks
Age / DOB:  (31) / 7/11/1984
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 190
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Joe Pavelski registered an assist in a 5-2 loss to Chicago on Wednesday.
Pavelski has 12 goals and 21 points in 22 contests in 2015-16. It's not unreasonable to project him to reach the 40-goal and 80-point milestones this season, barring an injury. Nov 26 - 11:57 AM

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Joe Pavelski scored two goals in Sunday's 5-3 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets.

The Sharks were down 3-1 in the third period when Pavelski got the comeback started. His goal at the 6:13 mark of the final frame cut Columbus' lead to 3-2. San Jose then got goals from Brent Burns and Brenden Dillon before Pavelski added an empty netter to finish things off. The 31-year-old has 12 goals and 20 points in 21 games this season.
Nov 22 - 8:06 PM

Joe Pavelski scored a goal and added two assists in Tuesday's 5-4 win over Boston.

He opened the scoring at the 42 second mark of the first period. Pavelski also picked up assists on second period goals by Melker Karlsson and Joe Thornton. He rounded out his evening with a plus-2 rating, three shots on goal and one blocked shot in just over 21 minutes of ice time. The 31-year-old has 10 goals and 18 points in 18 games this season.
Nov 17 - 9:52 PM

Joe Pavelski picked up his 500th career point on Saturday.

It's quite a milestone for Pavelski who has only played for the Sharks in his NHL career. Pavelski picked up an assist on Marc-Edouard Vlasic's second goal of the season. Pavelski has 12 points in his last 11 games and is a must start in fantasy hockey.
Nov 15 - 8:00 AM

Joe Pavelski scored the game-winning goal in Friday's 3-2 win over San Jose.

Pavelski scored at the 10:23 mark of the second period to extend San Jose's lead to 3-1. The 31-year-old has nine goals and 14 points in 16 games this season. Pavelski has 11 points in his last 10 games and should continue to be a solid point producer throughout the season. Melker Karlsson and Matt Nieto also scored for the Sharks.
Nov 13 - 10:56 PM

Joe Pavelski had an assist in a 5-2 victory over Florida.

Pavelski is riding a seven-game point streak, which has brought him up to 13 points in 13 contests. He also had a plus-four rating on Thursday, giving him a plus-eight rating in 2015-16.
Nov 6 - 11:14 AM

Joe Pavelski scored twice but it wasn't enough as the Sharks lost 5-2 to Columbus on Tuesday.

The goals were his seventh and eighth of the season and "little Joe" now has scored a goal in five straight games. The Sharks' captain has eight goals and four assists for 12 points in 12 games thus far. While the Sharks have been struggling of late, Pavelski has not. He is one of the elite options at the center position against this year.
Nov 4 - 3:26 AM

Joe Pavelski scored the only goal for the Sharks in a 2-1 loss to Nashville on Wednesday.

Joe Pavelski's goal was his fourth of the season and eighth point overall. He definitely paid the price for this goal too as he got knocked down hard in front of the net before battling hard to get a rebound and beat Pekka Rinne for the Sharks only goal. He has four points in his last five games and is the best offensive fantasy option on the Sharks this season. Matt Nieto and Matt Tennyson picked up the assists on Pavelski's goal.
Oct 29 - 1:50 AM

Joe Pavelski had an assist in the Sharks' 4-1 loss to Los Angeles.

Pavelski has recorded at least a point in every other contest this season. That statistical oddity aside, he's off to a solid start with two goals and four assists in seven games.
Oct 23 - 11:42 AM

Joe Pavelski scored for the Sharks in their 6-3 loss to the Islanders on Saturday night.

Somewhat under the radar, Pavelski has become one of the top pure goal scorers in the league, with back-to-back season of at least 37. He has two goals and five points this season. Nikolay Goldobin and Joel Ward notched the other markers. Joe Thorton and Justin Braun chipped in with two helpers.
Oct 17 - 10:44 PM

Joe Pavelski had a big night with a goal, two assists, while recording seven shots and a plus-3 in the Sharks 5-1 beat down of Los Angeles on Tuesday.

It was a big night for the newly coined captain for the San Jose Sharks. In the last two years, only Alex Ovechkin has more goals than his 78, now 79 goals. Pavelski wasn't the only Shark to have a big night as Brent Burns, Joe Thornton and Marc-Edouard Vlasic each picked up two points in the blowout of cross town rival Kings. It was clear that the Sharks were out for blood with something to prove as they had their top unit out there on the power-play even with a game well in hand.
Oct 8 - 2:23 AM

Joe Pavelski has been named captain of the San Jose Sharks.

Joe Thornton and Logan Couture will serve as alternates. Pavelski led the Sharks in scoring last season with 37 goals and 70 points in 82 games.
Oct 5 - 4:07 PM

Joe Pavelski scored two goals on Friday night, including a power play tally early in the first period en route to a 3-0 victory.

Pavelski did a bit of everything along with his two markers, notching a takeaway, two blocks, and three hits during his 14:51 of ice time. Perhaps ironically however he saw more time on the penalty kill than with the man advantage, 2:16 vs. 1:10 respectively. It looks like Pavelski won't be slowing down even at age 31.
Oct 3 - 12:40 AM

Joe Pavelski is already back to scoring power play goals, this time notching the eventual winner in Friday night's 4-1 victory over Arizona.

This should be of little surprise as Pavelski has scored 35 of his 83 career power play goals in the last two seasons. He went on to lead all forwards in ice time with 20:33 played, including 4:23 with the extra man.
Sep 26 - 2:13 AM

Joe Pavelski was productive in the San Jose Sharks' 3-2 shootout win against the Philadelphia Flyers.

Pavelski scored a power-play goal and fired seven SOG in 21:54 TOI on Saturday. He has 36 goals in 2014-15, just five shy of last year's career-best of 41.
Mar 28 - 4:50 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Joe Thornton
2Logan Couture
3Joe Pavelski
4Chris Tierney
LW1Melker Karlsson
2Patrick Marleau
3Tomas Hertl
4Dainius Zubrus
5Mike Brown
6Raffi Torres
RW1Tommy Wingels
2Joel Ward
3Matthew Nieto
4Joonas Donskoi
5Ben Smith
D1Brent Burns
2Marc-Edouard Vlasic
3Paul Martin
4Justin Braun
5Brenden Dillon
6Matt Tennyson
7Mirco Mueller
G1Martin Jones
2Alex Stalock