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Roman Josi | Defenseman | #59

Team: Nashville Predators
Age / DOB:  (26) / 6/1/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 201
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 2 (38) / NAS
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Roman Josi (upper body) isn't with Nashville on their current road trip.
His chances of playing Thursday and Friday in Alberta as well as Sunday at Minnesota are doubtful as a result. Josi hasn't played since Jan. 12 because of an upper-body injury. Jan 18 - 2:25 PM

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Roman Josi (upper body) has been placed on the injured reserve list.

Josi was hurt during Thursday's game. He will obviously miss Saturday and Tuesday's games as a result. Beyond that though, his timetable isn't known yet.
Jan 13 - 1:18 PM

Roman Josi suffered an upper-body injury in Thursday's game against the Bruins.

He exited after taking a late hit from Bruins rookie Anton Blidh, who received a five-minute major for interference. You can watch the play by clicking the link at the bottom of the page. Josi left the game after playing just 5:52 in this one. With P.K. Subban already hurt, losing Josi for an extended period of time would be devastating for Nashville.
Jan 13 - 12:06 AM

Roman Josi earned a pair of assists in Tuesday's 2-1 overtime win over Vancouver.

Josi set up Calle Jarnkrok's game-winning goal after he blocked a shot on the penalty kill and rushed the puck up the ice. He has 17 assists and 22 points in 41 games this season.
Jan 11 - 12:36 PM

Roman Josi finished with a minus-2 rating in Thursday's 4-0 loss to the Kings.

The Predators outshot the Kings 28 to 25 tonight, but they were unable to get a puck passed Los Angeles' Peter Budaj. Josi had two penalty minutes, two shots on goal, five hits and five blocked shots in 25:44 of ice time. In all, six Predators finished with a minus-2 rating tonight.
Fri, Dec 23, 2016 12:17:00 AM

Roman Josi produced two assists Tuesday night versus New Jersey.

He didn't have a point in his previous four games. Josi has 19 points in 32 contests this season.
Wed, Dec 21, 2016 12:25:00 PM

Roma Josi scored the only goal for the Nashville Predators as they dropped a 4-1 decision to the Arizona Coyotes Saturday night.

The defenseman has been much more productive in terms of assists than goals with 12 helpers to his credit compared to only five goals, but that often makes him an important part of the fantasy roster. Josi has scored a goal in every other game since he earned two helpers against the Avalanche November 29th.
Sat, Dec 10, 2016 11:03:00 PM

Roman Josi scored his fourth goal of the season during Tuesday's 4-3 win over the Avalanche.

Josi is now up to 16 points through 25 games thus far, which includes two goals and four points over his last four games.
Wed, Dec 7, 2016 02:08:00 AM

Roman Josi now owns points in four of his last five games thanks to a goal in Saturday's 5-4 overtime loss to New Jersey.

Josi has posted a goal and six points during that span. For the season, he has three goals and 15 points in 23 games.
Sat, Dec 3, 2016 08:15:00 PM

Roman Josi was removed from Monday's game against Tampa Bay by a concussion spotter, but said afterward that he felt "good."

"I didn't see him coming," Josi said, referring to the hard hit he took from J.T. Brown. "I just saw (Lightning forward Brian) Boyle on the one side. He came around the net. I didn't see him." Coach Peter Laviolette didn't like that his stud defender appeared to take a shot to the head and he hopes that Josi will be fine.
Tue, Nov 22, 2016 11:38:00 AM

Roman Josi scored a goal and an assist in Friday's 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks.

Both points were scored on the man-advantage. Josi was paired with newcomer P.K. Subban and the duo looked good for the most part. He finished the game with a minus-1 rating, five shots on goal and one hit in 27:55 of ice time. He played over three minuets more than the next highest defenseman (Mattias Ekholm).
Sat, Oct 15, 2016 07:53:00 AM

Roman Josi has been paired with P.K. Subban on Wednesday and Thursday.

"I think me and P.K. have similar styles of play," said Josi. "We both like to skate with the puck and join the rush and everything. With Shea, you play with one guy so long, you know all the little things he does, so that's one thing you have to get used to." Subban has also been paired with Mattias Ekholm during the preseason, so it's unclear who will play with who when the regular season begins.
Fri, Oct 7, 2016 10:35:00 AM

Roman Josi played with a broken finger and a broken nose in the postseason.

Josi ended up with one goal, nine points and a minus-6 rating in 14 playoff games. In 81 appearances during the regular season, he had 14 goals, 61 points and a minus-3 rating. Josi will use the summer to recover from his ailments.
Sat, May 14, 2016 02:56:00 PM

Roman Josi and Shea Weber were on the ice for all five of San Jose's goals in a 5-0 loss in Game 7 on Thursday night.

Nashville's top defensive duo had a surprisingly forgettable night in a game that could have sent their team to the Western Conference Final. Josi finished with a minus-3 rating and four shots in 24:28 of ice time. He posted one goal and nine points in 14 postseason games after recording 61 points in 81 matches during the regular season.
Source: Denver Post
Fri, May 13, 2016 09:07:00 AM

Roman Josi found the back of the net for his first goal of the playoffs in the Nashville Predators 4-3 overtime victory versus the San Jose Sharks on Monday.

Josi now has 1 goal and 8 assists in 13 games playoff games this season. He has five points in his past five games (1G, 4A).
Tue, May 10, 2016 12:44:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Ryan Johansen
2Mike Ribeiro
3Mike Fisher
4Calle Jarnkrok
5Derek Grant
6Colton Sissons
LW1Colin Wilson
2Miikka Salomaki
3Cody McLeod
4Austin Watson
5Harry Zolnierczyk
RW1Filip Forsberg
2James Neal
3Craig Smith
4Viktor Arvidsson
D1P.K. Subban
2Roman Josi
3Ryan Ellis
4Mattias Ekholm
5Anthony Bitetto
6Matt Irwin
7Petter Granberg
8Yannick Weber
9Brad Hunt
G1Pekka Rinne
2Juuse Saros