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David Perron | Winger | #57

Team: Vegas Golden Knights
Age / DOB:  (29) / 5/28/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 200
Drafted: 2007 / Rd. 1 (26) / STL
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David Perron will play in Game 3 on Sunday night against Los Angeles
Perron will skate on the third line alongside Cody Eakin and Ryan Carpenter. He had been sidelined since Mar. 26 due to an undisclosed injury. Apr 15 - 10:08 PM

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David Perron (undisclosed) might be back in the lineup Sunday night for Game 3.

As previously reported, Perron was on the third line during Vegas' morning skate. He said afterward that he felt good enough to play and he hopes to return Sunday night. If Perron is back then Tomas Tatar may be scratched.
Apr 15 - 3:15 PM

David Perron (undisclosed) took part in Sunday's morning skate alongside Cody Eakin and Ryan Carpenter.

If Perron is able to return to the lineup in Game 3 against Los Angeles then Tomas Tatar could be the odd man out. Tatar skated with extras Oscar Lindberg and Ryan Reaves during the session.
Apr 15 - 2:19 PM

David Perron (undisclosed) could return before the end of the first round.

When asked if he expects to play in this series, Perron initially replied "yeah" but then changed his answer to "I hope so". Head coach Gerard Gallant also added that he is optimistic about Perron's return. The 29-year-old Perron had 66 points in 70 games this season and the Golden Knights will be looking to get him back in the lineup considering they have only scored three goals in two games despite the 2-0 series lead.
Apr 14 - 4:59 PM

David Perron (undisclosed) has been ruled out for Game 2 on Friday.

Perron did skate with the Golden Knights Friday morning, but he was on the fifth line so the announcement that he won't be playing isn't a surprise. He was last available on March 26th.
Apr 13 - 5:53 PM

Coach Gerard Gallant has confirmed that David Perron won't play Wednesday night.

Perron is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. "He's not ready yet," Gallant said. He missed the last six games of the regular season due to the ailment.
Apr 11 - 2:29 PM

David Perron (undisclosed) seems unlikely to play Wednesday night in Game 1 versus Los Angeles.

Perron stayed out late after practice with potential scratches Ryan Reaves, Oscar Lindberg and Brad Hunt. He hasn't played since Mar. 26 because of an undisclosed injury.
Apr 11 - 2:02 PM

David Perron's status is uncertain for Game 1 against Los Angeles.

"I don't know," coach Gerard Gallant said. "... Everybody is ready to go, and we'll see where it goes." Perron didn't skate as a member of Vegas' top 12 forward group on Monday at practice.
Apr 9 - 5:08 PM

David Perron (undisclosed) is not with the team on their three-game Western Canada road trip.

Perron missed his fourth straight game Tuesday and it looks like he won't play Thursday and Saturday either. However, he is expected to be ready for Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs next week. "Just giving some guys some maintenance days," coach Gerard Gallant said Wednesday. "We'll adjust the lines where we need to but we've got a lot of depth."
Apr 5 - 11:16 AM

David Perron (undisclosed) will not play in Saturday's game against the San Jose sharks.

This will be the third consecutive game he misses. He has 16 goals and 66 points in 70 games this season. Perron is considered day-to-day at this point.
Mar 31 - 9:28 PM

David Perron (undisclosed) will not play in Friday's game against the St. Louis Blues.

Perron was considered a game-time decision, but he didn't hop on the ice for the pre-game skate. Perron has 16 goals and 66 points in 70 games this season. He's considered day-to-day for now.
Mar 30 - 10:21 PM

David Perron (undisclosed) will be a game-time decision on Friday.

Perron already missed Wednesday's game due to the ailment. He has 16 goals and 66 points in 70 contests this season.
Mar 30 - 3:02 PM

David Perron's status is uncertain for Friday's game against St. Louis.

Perron was scratched on Wednesday and it's still unclear what exactly is the problem. A clearer picture of his status should come at or after Vegas' morning skate. He could just be feeling banged up, which is common at this time.
Mar 30 - 12:09 PM

David Perron (undisclosed) won't play on Wednesday's game against the Arizona Coyotes.

Perron isn't on the ice for the pre-game warmup. The Golden Knights haven't provided any update on his status. They'll likely do so after the game. Perron has 16 goals and 66 points in 70 games this season.
Mar 28 - 9:43 PM

David Perron picked up an assist and scored a goal in the shootout in a 2-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres.

After getting advice from goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, Perron decided to go away from his typical forehand shot in the shootout and elected to go with the backhand. In the end, Fleury ended up being correct and the goaltender finished the shootout off a few rounds later. Perron is up to an incredible 61 points in 62 games this season, putting him in a tie for the second most on the team with William Karlsson.
Mar 10 - 4:52 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1William Karlsson
2Erik Haula
3Cody Eakin
4Ryan Carpenter
5Mikhail Grabovski
LW1Jonathan Marchessault
2David Perron
3Tomas Tatar
4William Carrier
5Oscar Lindberg
RW1James Neal
2Reilly Smith
3Alex Tuch
4Tomas Nosek
5Ryan Reaves
6David Clarkson
D1Colin Miller
2Shea Theodore
3Nate Schmidt
4Brayden McNabb
5Deryk Engelland
6Jon Merrill
7Brad Hunt
8Luca Sbisa
9Clayton Stoner
G1Marc-Andre Fleury
2Malcolm Subban
3Dylan Ferguson