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Lars Eller | Winger | #81

Team: Montreal Canadiens
Age / DOB:  (27) / 5/8/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 207
Drafted: 2007 / Rd. 1 (13) / STL
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Lars Eller ended a seven-game point drought on Saturday against the Rangers.
He registered his 12th goal of the season in a 5-2 loss. Eller has accounted for 23 points in 73 games. Mar 28 - 10:03 AM

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Lars Eller (illness) is good to return Wednesday night.

Eller missed Montreal's last two games. He has 11 goals and 22 points in 67 contests in 2015-16.
Mar 16 - 1:58 PM

Lars Eller (illness) isn't expected to play on Tuesday.

He didn't take part in Monday's practice after missing Saturday's game with an illness.
Mar 14 - 1:15 PM

Lars Eller will miss Saturday's match with the Wild due to illness.

Eller has not been much of a fantasy option. He's posted 11 goals and 22 points with 97 hits in 67 games this season. Hopefully he's recover quickly.
Mar 12 - 1:58 PM

Updating a previous item, Lars Eller will play in Thursday's game against the Buffalo Sabres.

Eller was expected to sit out tonight, but he's taking line rushes on Montreal's second line with Tomas Plekanec and Paul Byron. He's expected to take Lucas Lessio's spot in the lineup.
Mar 10 - 7:13 PM

Lars Eller won't play in Thursday's game against the Buffalo Sabres.

The 26-year-old will miss his second consecutive game due to injury. He has 11 goals and 22 points in 66 games this season. He was playing some strong two-way hockey before being sidelined. He's considered day-to-day.
Mar 10 - 10:58 AM

Lars Eller (lower body) will not play Tuesday.

The Canadiens had him listed as a game-time decision after the morning skate, but he has been ruled out now. Eller is sidelined with lower-body injury after coach Michel Therrien said he had an upper-body ailment on Monday. Either way it will put him on the shelf. Lucas Lessio will take his slot tonight in the lineup.
Mar 8 - 6:14 PM

Lars Eller (upper body) skated on Tuesday morning.

He will be a game-time decision against Dallas. Eller is dealing with a lingering upper-body ailment.
Mar 8 - 11:23 AM

Lars Eller is questionable for Tuesday night against Dallas because of a lingering upper-body injury.

Coach Michel Therrien hopes to have Eller in the lineup, but a determination on his status could end up being a game-time decision. The morning skate should provide an update.
Mar 7 - 12:58 PM

With his goal during Thursday's 3-2 loss to the Kings, Lars Eller now has points in four of his last five games.

The goal is his only tally during the streak with four points in all. Through 65 games this season Eller has 11 goals and 22 points, with an outside chance of surpassing career highs of 16 goals and 30 points.
Mar 4 - 1:51 AM

Forward Lars Eller scored his 10th goal of the season in the Montreal Canadiens' 3-2 loss to the Avalanche in Colorado Wednesday night.

Andrei Markov also scored for the Habs, his fourth of the season. Markov's goal gave Montreal a 1-0 lead in the first period and Eller's gave the team a 2-1 lead in the second period. But the Canadiens are sliding woefully and their loss Wednesday evened their record at 27-27-4. They lost all three games of their road trip and are 3-7-0 in their past 10 games.
Feb 17 - 11:35 PM

Lars Eller is slated to play between Max Pacioretty and Sven Andrighetto on Wednesday night against Colorado.

He is going to take the spot of David Desharnais, who is sidelined with a foot injury. Eller has notched nine goals and eight assists in 57 games this year.
Feb 17 - 8:13 AM

Lars Eller scored the shootout winner in Saturday's 3-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Eller got it done in the fifth round of the shootout. "I was nervous, but that’s a situation you want to be in," Eller said after he beat James Reimer in the fifth round of the shootout. "This win was a long time coming. We’ve had a lot of games where little things made the difference. Tonight, we had a good start and then it was like a roller-coaster. We didn’t play as well in the second and the third period was pretty even. But we had confidence and you saw that in the goals tonight."
Jan 24 - 12:08 PM

Lars Eller scored for the first time since Dec. 3 in Sunday's 5-2 loss to Chicago.

Eller had been struggling mightily with one assist in his previous 18 games. He has notched eight goals and 14 points in 46 matches this year and shouldn't be on your fantasy radar.
Jan 18 - 10:27 AM

Lars Eller registered an assist on Tuesday night in a 2-1 loss to Minnesota.

He didn't have a point in his previous eight games. Montreal has been struggling mightily this month and most of their forwards have been having difficulties contributing points. Eller has 12 points in 36 contests this year.
Wed, Dec 23, 2015 08:31:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Alex Galchenyuk
2Tomas Plekanec
3David Desharnais
4Brian Flynn
LW1Max Pacioretty
2Lars Eller
3Phillip Danault
4Lucas Lessio
5John Scott
6Stefan Matteau
7Daniel Carr
RW1Brendan Gallagher
2Sven Andrighetto
3Torrey Mitchell
4Paul Byron
5Mike Brown
D1P.K. Subban
2Andrei Markov
3Nathan Beaulieu
4Alexei Emelin
5Greg Pateryn
6Victor Bartley
7Mark Barberio
8Brett Lernout
G1Mike Condon
2Charlie Lindgren
3Carey Price