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Keith Yandle | Defenseman | #3

Team: Florida Panthers
Age / DOB:  (31) / 9/9/1986
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 196
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 4 (105) / ARI
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Keith Yandle notched a goal and an assist in Monday's 3-0 win over the New York Islanders.
Yandle provided the game-winning goal at the 11:38 mark of the first period when he opened the scoring. He also had an assist on Evgenii Dadonov's secod-period tally. Yandle has collected 14 points (two goals, 12 assists) in his last 14 games Mar 27 - 10:28 AM

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Keith Yandle reached the 50-point milestone in his 73rd game of 2017-18.

Yandle got there by registering an assist in the Panthers' 4-2 win over his former team, Arizona. This is the third time that Yandle has reached the 50-point milestone in his career. The last time it happened was back in 2013-2014. He probably won't surpass his career-high of 59 points this season.
Mar 25 - 10:18 AM

Keith Yandle had a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 7-2 win over Ottawa.

Yandle has piled up assists this season, but this was his first goal since Feb. 1. He had 18 assists during his 21-game goalless drought. Yandle has seven goals and 49 points in 71 matches this year.
Mar 21 - 9:30 AM

Keith Yandle is on pace to set a new career-high in assists this season.

Yandle set up 48 goals when he was a member of the Coyotes during the 2010-11 season. His 39 assists in 65 games this year put him on pace to surpass his previous high by one. "He’s a guy that’s going to break you out clean out of the d-zone a lot," Panthers head coach Bob Boughner said. "He’s the guy in neutral-zone transition, he’s going to get it up to the forwards as soon as possible. You see what he does in the o-zone. We rely a lot on Keith."
Mar 10 - 10:31 AM

Keith Yandle assisted on three goals in a 5-0 win against Montreal on Thursday night.

Yandle has earned seven helpers over a four-game point streak. He has racked up 45 points in 65 matches this year.
Mar 9 - 10:15 AM

Keith Yandle has four assists over a three-game point streak.

Yandle earned two helpers in Tuesday's 5-4 OT loss to Tampa Bay. He also had four shots on goal and one block. Yandle had five goals and 41 points in 82 games last year and he already has six goals and 42 points through 64 matches in 2017-18.
Mar 7 - 10:15 AM

Keith Yandle posted a pair of assist with three shots on goal and three hits in Monday's 7-5 win at Edmonton.

The veteran has picked up the pace in the past two weeks, posting two goals with eight points over the past six outings, including three multi-point performances in five outings in the month of February. He'll look to keep it rolling in the right direction on Wednesday evening in Vancouver.
Feb 13 - 1:33 AM

Keith Yandle scored a goal and picked up two assists in a 4-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres.

On a five-on-three advantage, Yandle blasted a one-timer from Sasha Barkov in behind Chad Johnson. Yandle has now picked up eight points over his last nine games, bringing his totals to six goals and 29 points in 49 games this season. He's available in about 35% of Yahoo leagues and could be a good add if you're in the need of help on the back end. Denis Malgin, Colton Sceviour and Mike Matheson also scored in the win.
Feb 1 - 9:46 PM

Keith Yandle has the longest active consecutive games played streak at 676 games.

Yandle moved to the top of the leaderboard after Anaheim forward Andrew Cogliano was suspended. "I don't know exactly what happened," he said Thursday. "You feel bad for him. I know what type of guy he is. Obviously, he brings it every single night and you hate to see anybody lose a streak like that, especially for such a long one that he's had. Definitely feel bad for him." Yandle has skated in 125 straight games since joining the Florida Panthers.
Jan 19 - 10:11 AM

Keith Yandle picked up an assist with a plus-3 rating in Tuesday's 7-4 win at St. Louis.

Yandle had managed just two assists in an 11-game span from Dec. 11-Jan. 5, but he has equaled that production over the past two outings while posting a plus-4 rating. His shrinking legion of fantasy owners hope that this is a sign of a turnaround after a trying season. For now he should only be trusted in deeper fantasy pools.
Jan 10 - 12:28 AM

Keith Yandle earned three assists in Monday's 5-4 shootout loss to the New York Islanders.

Yandle helped set up power-play goals by Aaron Ekblad and Aleksander Barkov in the second frame after he got the lone assist on Nick Bjugstad's opening goal of the contest. The Panthers defenseman finished the night with an even rating, four shots on goal and one blocked shot in 26:45 of ice time. Yandle has three goals and 16 points in 27 games this season.
Mon, Dec 4, 2017 10:54:00 PM

Keith Yandle contributed two assists in a 5-4 win over the Rangers on Tuesday night.

Yandle had a hand in goals by Jonathan Huberdeau (power play) and Michael Haley during the firs period. He didn't have a point in his previous three outings. Yandle has produced three goals and 10 helpers in 24 games this season.
Wed, Nov 29, 2017 09:28:00 AM

Keith Yandle netted his third goal of the year in a 3-2 loss to Anaheim on Sunday.

Yandle also added an assist in the contest, but the Panthers' comeback bid fell short in the third period. The Florida defender has 11 points through 20 contests this campaign.
Mon, Nov 20, 2017 10:33:00 AM

Keith Yandle scored a goal in Tuesday’s 5-1 loss to the Montreal Canadiens.

Yandle gave the Panthers a 1-0 lead just 20 seconds into the first period. The Panthers seemed to be in control of the game until the Habs scored three goals in under two minutes to close out that middle period. Yandle now has one goal and three assists in eight games this season.
Tue, Oct 24, 2017 11:48:00 PM

Keith Yandle is optimistic and eager to get going for the 2017-18 campaign.

Yandle is looking forward to the upcoming season because the team will have healthy stars Jonathan Huberdeau and Aleksander Barkov back. He also likes that Dale Tallon is back in control of roster decisions. "Having Dale back in charge, I think that was the main thing that got everyone going," Yandle said. "You sense the power over the locker room that Dale can have. It's such a positive thing when you have a guy like Dale Tallon. Everyone respects him and everything he does for the team. Going into the season knowing he has our back, he has the team, and obviously that he hired great coaches too, it's a great thing."
Thu, Jul 27, 2017 03:03:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Aleksander Barkov
2Vincent Trocheck
3Nick Bjugstad
4Jared McCann
5Derek MacKenzie
6Henrik Borgstrom
LW1Jonathan Huberdeau
2Denis Malgin
3Jamie McGinn
4Connor Brickley
5Frank Vatrano
RW1Evgenii Dadonov
2Radim Vrbata
3Colton Sceviour
4Micheal Haley
5Maxim Mamin
D1Aaron Ekblad
2Keith Yandle
3Mike Matheson
4Alex Petrovic
5Mark Pysyk
6MacKenzie Weegar
7Ian McCoshen
G1Roberto Luongo
2James Reimer