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Brandon Sutter | Center | #20

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (27) / 2/14/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 191
Drafted: 2007 / Rd. 1 (11) / CAR
Contract: view contract details

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Braondon Sutter picked up his 99th career assist during Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the Devils.
Sutter is now up to eight helpers and 14 points in 26 games this season. For his career, he's also up to 208 points in 541 games. Dec 7 - 12:07 AM

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Brandon Sutter scored a goal in Vancouver's 3-2 overtime win against Arizona.

Sutter is on a three-game goal scoring streak. That gives him four markers and 10 points in 18 contests this season.
Nov 18 - 11:16 AM

Brandon Sutter scored his first goal since Oct. 16th, the second game of the season, during Sunday's 5-4 overtime win over Dallas.

He also picked up a helper for his second two-point game of the season. Sutter now has eight points in 16 games this season.
Nov 13 - 7:56 PM

Brandon Sutter hasn't scored a goal since Vancouver's second game of the regular season.

That amounts to a 13-game goalless slump. Sutter has recorded only one assist in the last 10 contests. He got off to a very good start, with five points in his first five outings, but he has been ice cold since then.
Nov 12 - 11:03 AM

Brandon Sutter has played a key role in the Canucks' 4-0-0 start.

Sutter has been both effective offensively with four points in four games and has contributed defensively. It's a nice change of pace for him after his 2015-16 campaign was almost entirely lost due to injuries. "He seems hungry," teammate Jannik Hansen said. "He did not play a whole lot of hockey last year. He wants to prove what type of player he is. He didn’t really get a chance to do that last year. So far, he’s done a tremendous job for us, whether it’s the faceoff circle, penalty killing or chipping in important goals." We don't expect Sutter to be a significant offensive contributor this season, but he could still be an important member of the Canucks from start to finish.
Oct 22 - 9:56 AM

Brandon Sutter's overtime game-winning goal boosted the Canucks past Carolina 4-3 on Sunday night.

Sutter also had an assist in the entertaining affair, where Vancouver overcame a 3-0 deficit to steal two points in overtime. Sutter was limited to just 20 games last year, and the former Hurricane has the potential to reach 30 points.
Oct 17 - 12:46 AM

Brandon Sutter factored into the Vancouver Canucks' 3-2 exhibition win against the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday.

Sutter scored a goal and an assist with a +1 rating and three SOG. He received 16:18 TOI in a nice performance for the all-around forward.
Oct 8 - 11:50 PM

Brandon Sutter (jaw) won't return this season.

Sutter hasn't played since Feb. 9 after he suffered a fractured jaw, which required surgery to repair. He was limited to just 20 games in 2015-16 and he posted nine points.
Mar 21 - 3:33 PM

Brandon Sutter (jaw) is skating.

Coach Willie Desjardins didn't have an update on the status of Sutter, who had jaw surgery last month, but he was encouraged that Sutter was back on the ice. It's uncertain if he will be able to return before the end of the regular season.
Mar 8 - 5:59 PM

Brandon Sutter has undergone jaw surgery and will need six-to-eight weeks to recover.

That puts Sutter's return before the end of the regular season into doubt. Sutter was playing a prominent role for the team, logging big minutes in both shorthanded and power-play situations. Now that Sutter, as well as Alexander Edler, are dealing with long-term injuries, Vancouver faces a monumental task in its battle for a playoff spot. Given the projected length of Sutter's absence, he has been placed on the injured reserve list.
Feb 12 - 2:41 PM

Vancouver has confirmed that Brandon Sutter sustained a fractured jaw on Tuesday night.

However, there still isn't a timetable set for his return. Sutter will be evaluated further in Vancouver, so he won't play Wednesday night. It's been a tough season for Sutter, who has been limited to 20 games because of injury.
Feb 10 - 1:39 PM

Brandon Sutter apparently suffered a broken jaw on Tuesday night when he was struck in the face by a puck.

He still needs to undergo further testing, but he is expected to miss some time. Sutter has returned to Vancouver, so he won't be in the fold on Wednesday night in Arizona. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Feb 10 - 12:34 PM

Brandon Sutter took a puck to the face and had to leave Tuesday's game against Colorado.

Sutter, like teammate Alex Edler, will be evaluated on Wednesday according coach Willie Desjardins. It has been a tough year for Brandon Sutter.
Feb 10 - 2:02 AM

Brandon Sutter scored in his first game back after missing 33 games due to sports hernia surgery.

Sutter's goal was a beauty off a give-and-go rush with Daniel Sedin. He was playing on the first line with Sedin and Jannik Hansen with Henrik Sedin out of the lineup. He is worth a stream play as long as he is playing with a Sedin. The goal was his fifth of the season. Daniel Sedin and Christopher Tanev picked up assists on the lone Canucks tally of the night.
Jan 27 - 1:08 AM

Brandon Sutter (sports hernia surgery) will make his return on Tuesday.

"There's no holding back and that's why we were cautious with it (recovery)," Sutter said. "They (doctors) said you're not coming back until you're 100 per cent. A week ago, it would have been 70 percent, but I feel strong and ready to jump right into the fire." Sutter has four goals and eight points in 16 games this season. He is projected to play on the top line with Daniel Sedin and Jannik Hansen.
Jan 26 - 9:30 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
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