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Cody McLeod | Winger | #55

Team: Nashville Predators
Age / DOB:  (33) / 6/26/1984
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 210
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Cody McLeod will be a healthy scratch in Wednesday's game against the Montreal Canadiens.
McLeod has one assist in 17 games this season. He won't have any fantasy value going forward. Nov 22 - 7:46 PM

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Cody McLeod among players that have participated in at least 10 games this season, no one is averaging less playing time than Cody McLeod.

McLeod is logging just 6:05 minutes per game while the next least used player among those with at least 10 contests in the books is Ryan Reaves, who has averaged roughly a minute more than McLeod. In other words, McLeod's average ice time isn't just at the bottom of the NHL, it's worst by a significant margin. McLeod is purely an enforcer and while he actually does have an assist this season, he's only recorded two shots on goal. What he has done though is record 60 PIM and 25 hits despite his limited playing time.
Nov 5 - 11:00 AM

Cody McLeod will be a healthy scratch in Friday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks.

McLeod had played in all but one of Nashville's games this season, but his ice time has been very limited. He has no goals, one assist and 31 penalty minutes in eight games. Matt Irwin and Anthony Bitetto will also watch the game from the press box.
Oct 27 - 8:14 PM

Cody McLeod will be a healthy scratch in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final on Thursday.

McLeod has suited up in 14 games this postseason, but he's now been a healthy scratch in three consecutive games. He has one goal and 27 penalty minutes during the playoffs. Anthony Bitetto, Vernon Fiddler, Brad Hunt, P.A. Parenteau and Miikka Salomaki will also watch from the press box.
Jun 8 - 8:10 PM

It looks like Cody McLeod will not play in Game 3 against the Penguins.

Coach Peter Laviolette as decided to change up his bottom two lines ahead of Game 3. McLeod and Fiddler will watch from the press box while P.A. Parenteau and Harry Zolnierczyk will tag in.
Jun 3 - 8:00 PM

Cody McLeod is slated to be in the lineup on Monday night for Game 1 against Pittsburgh.

He took part in line rushes alongside Vernon Fiddler and Austin Watson on the fourth line. McLeod will play in his 13th straight playoff game this year because Colin Wilson is out with an injury.
May 29 - 7:52 PM

Cody McLeod will probably be scratched if Mike Fisher and Craig Smith are both able to return on Monday night.

Fisher and Smith are likely to play in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final. McLeod did not stay for extra work at the morning skate and he has played in 12 consecutive games, but he still could be the odd man out. McLeod may be in the lineup Monday if Colin Wilson, who skipped the morning session, isn't available.
May 29 - 5:31 PM

Cody McLeod amassed 17 penalty minutes in Game 3 against Anaheim.

McLeod picked up a fighting major, an instigator and a misconduct after he fought Ducks forward Jared Boll. Boll had a big hit on Harry Zolnierczyk, but McLeod's undisciplined timing nearly hurt his team dearly. Anaheim scored the go-ahead goal on the power play, but Nashville scored twice in the third to take a 2-1 series lead. "What he did, our guys appreciate his toughness and response," coach Peter Laviolette said. "In the end we ended up winning the hockey game, so we're not talking about it."
May 17 - 9:08 AM

Cody McLeod netted the game-winning goal in Game 3 on Sunday afternoon against St. Louis.

He scored early in the second period on a nice redirect that handcuffed Blues goalie Jake Allen and then he scored on the rebound. "Just tried to send it back to the net and create a scramble, and luckily it went in," he said. McLeod has played in the last three playoff games for the Predators after he didn't see any action in Round 1 against Chicago.
May 1 - 11:33 AM

Cody McLeod may make his 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs debut on Wednesday night.

He didn't play in the first round, but skated on the fourth line during Nashville's morning session. If McLeod does play then forward Harry Zolnierczyk will be scratched to give the Predators a tougher lineup.
Apr 26 - 3:22 PM

Cody McLeod, Miikka Salomaki and Anthony Bitetto are expected to be scratched for Game 4 against Chicago on Thursday.

None of them has played in postseason yet, so the decision to sit them again isn't surprising.
Apr 20 - 6:42 PM

Cody McLeod, Miikka Salomaki and PA Parenteau are each scratched in Game 2 against Chicago on Saturday.

Of the three, only McLeod put up a modicum of fantasy value this season with five points, 93 PIMs and 100 hits in 38 games. Salomaki missed most of the season due to an injury but managed five games with the Predators. Parenteau has one assist in eight games with Nashville.
Apr 15 - 9:20 PM

Cody McLeod is projected to be scratched against the Jets on Saturday.

The rugged winger has picked up four goals and five points along with 93 PIMs and 100 hits in just 30 games with the Predators this season.
Apr 8 - 3:50 PM

Cody McLeod has been scratched against the Stars on Thursday.

McLeod has picked up four goals and five points along with 93 PIMs and 100 hits in just 30 games with the Predators this season.
Apr 6 - 7:09 PM

Cody McLeod will return to the lineup on Thursday for the Predators against the Canadiens.

The pugilistic veteran winger has been out since Feb. 11th. In 13 games for the Preds since coming over from the Avalanche he's posted three goals and four points along with 30 PIMs and 43 hits.
Mar 2 - 1:17 PM

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