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Artem Anisimov | Center | #15

Team: Chicago Blackhawks
Age / DOB:  (28) / 5/24/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 198
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 2 (54) / NYR
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Artem Anisimov is good to play in Sunday's match with Minnesota.
The veteran pivot has posted 18 goals and 31 points in 41 games thus far, and is one of the keys to the Blackhawks' success. Jan 15 - 12:01 PM

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Artem Anisimov may not play on Sunday due to illness against Minnesota.

We won't know until tomorrow but if you see the Blackhawks call someone up, that may be your sign. Anisimov has posted 18 goals and 31 points in 41 games thus far.
Jan 14 - 2:10 PM

Artem Anisimov was not at practice on Saturday morning.

It's been a quality but rough season for the veteran pivot. He's played through injury despite posting 18 goals and 31 points in 41 games. This is likely just a "maintenance day".
Jan 14 - 12:36 PM

Artem Anisimov scored a pair of goals in a 4-3 overtime win over Buffalo on Thursday night.

He tied the game both times with his 17th and 18th markers of the season. The second time he evened the score it was at the 17:56 mark of the third period and it sent the match into the extra session, where Patrick Kane got the game winner. Anisimov is just four goals away from matching the personal high he set in 2013-14 when he was a member of Columbus.
Jan 6 - 9:40 AM

Artem Anisimov can't stay off the scoresheet.

The veteran pivot has posted four goals over his last five games, including his 16th marker of the season during Thursday's 3-2 win over Nashville. He's now up to 29 points in 34 games this season.
Fri, Dec 30, 2016 03:20:00 AM

Artem Anisimov found the back of the net in Tuesday's 3-1 loss to the Winnipeg Jets.

Anisimov returned to the lineup after missing each of Chicago's last three games with an upper-body injury. His second-period goal cut the Jets' lead to 2-1 at the time, but that's as close as Chicago would come to tying the game. Anisimov has 15 goals and 13 assists in 33 games this season.
Wed, Dec 28, 2016 12:14:00 AM

Artem Anisimov (upper body) will be back in the lineup on Tuesday night.

He took part in the morning skate on a line between Patrick Kane and Artemi Panarin. Anisimov missed the last three games due to an upper-body injury.
Tue, Dec 27, 2016 12:53:00 PM

Artem Anisimov (upper body) has been moved to the injured reserve list.

Anisimov is retroactive to Dec. 18, so he'll be eligible for Tuesday's game if he's healthy. In the meantime, Chicago has summoned Tanner Kero.
Thu, Dec 22, 2016 11:58:00 AM

Artem Anisimov (upper body) won't play Tuesday night.

He is still day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Anisimov hasn't been ruled out yet for Friday's match against Colorado, but it wouldn't be surprising if he didn't return until after the Christmas break.
Tue, Dec 20, 2016 01:12:00 PM

Artem Anisimov will indeed be scratched from Sunday's match against the Sharks with an upper body injury.

The veteran center is still considered day-to-day. Through 32 games thus far he has 14 goals and 27 points.
Source: NHL.com
Sun, Dec 18, 2016 07:01:00 PM

Artem Anisimov left Saturday night's game against St. Louis in the first period with an upper-body injury.

It is not clear how Anisimov got injured and how severe the injury is. All that Chicago coach Joel Quenneville had to say after the game is that Anisimov was day-to-day. There is a strong chance that Anisimov will not play Sunday against the Sharks. We recommend you play it safe and replace him on Sunday if you have a reasonable backup player.
Sun, Dec 18, 2016 10:53:00 AM

Artem Anisimov has a personal best six game-winning goals this season, which ties him with Jeff Carter for the league lead.

He had five game winners in 2013-14 when he potted a career high 22 markers as a member of the Columbus Blue Jackets. "He has some quick hands," coach Joel Quenneville said. "He scored some goals for us early last year and this year he continues to have a big start. I can't say enough good things because it's not just scoring. He does so many good things for us." Anisimov is on pace for more personal bests with 13 goals and 26 points through 30 games this season.
Thu, Dec 15, 2016 09:13:00 AM

Artem Anisimov scored a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 2-1 win over the New York Rangers.

These teams have now played two tight games in four days. The Rangers won Friday's contest in Chicago by a score of 1-0 in OT, so the Hawks got their revenge tonight. Anisimov helped set up Trevor van Riemsdyk's first goal of the season at the 5:18 mark of the second period. The Hawks forward then added the game-winner with 1:09 left in the middle frame. Anisimov has 13 goals and 13 assists this season.
Tue, Dec 13, 2016 10:19:00 PM

Artem Anisimov got his 12th goal of the season Sunday in a 3-1 win over Dallas.

He was credited with the game winner after Stars defenseman Stephen Johns banked the puck off his skate and into the net. Anisimov has slowed down following a white hot start to the season, but he still has a respectable four points, including three goals, in the last six games.
Mon, Dec 12, 2016 11:28:00 AM

Artem Anisimov stayed hot, scoring his 11th goal of the campaign during the 4-0 win over Arizona.

He's now up to 23 points in 27 games this season. Through 244 games with the New York Rangers, his original club, the pivot scored 46 goals. Through 103 games now with Chicago he's potted 30 with an 18.3% to 10.3% shooting percentage difference.
Wed, Dec 7, 2016 12:59:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Jonathan Toews
2Artem Anisimov
3Marcus Kruger
4Nick Schmaltz
5Vince Hinostroza
LW1Artemi Panarin
2Andrew Desjardins
3Dennis Rasmussen
RW1Patrick Kane
2Marian Hossa
3Richard Panik
4Ryan Hartman
5Jordin Tootoo
6Tanner Kero
D1Duncan Keith
2Brent Seabrook
3Brian Campbell
4Niklas Hjalmarsson
5Trevor van Riemsdyk
6Michal Kempny
7Michal Rozsival
G1Corey Crawford
2Scott Darling