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Roman Josi | Defenseman | #59

Team: Nashville Predators
Age / DOB:  (27) / 6/1/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 201
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 2 (38) / NAS
Contract: view contract details

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Roman Josi tallied the game-winning goal in overtime against the New York Islanders on Monday night.
Josi concluded the contest with six shots, three blocks and a plus-3 rating. He has produced 30 points in 48 matches this season. Feb 6 - 12:05 PM

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Roman Josi earned a pair of assists in Thursday's 3-2 shootout win over Arizona.

Josi also had five shots in goal in the contest. He has collected one goal and three assists in the last four games. Josi has 27 points after 41 matches this season.
Jan 19 - 11:46 AM

Roman Josi heads into Tuesday's game at Vegas with seven goals and 23 points with an even rating through 35 games.

Josi hasn't had the best season, at least by his standards, but he has helped fantasy owners with four power-play goals, seven assists on the man advantage and a pair of game-winning goals. However, he does head into Vegas with two goals and nine points over the past 18 games dating back to Nov. 18, with no multi-point performances during the span.
Jan 2 - 12:14 AM

Roman Josi was credited with the game winner on Tuesday in a 3-2 victory over Chicago.

Josi's power-play goal at the 2:32 mark of the third period gave the Predators a 3-1 lead at the time. He has one goal and one assist in his last two games and 16 points in 21 games overall this season.
Wed, Nov 29, 2017 10:51:00 AM

Roman Josi extended his point streak to four games on Monday night.

Josi recorded two assists in a 5-3 win over Winnipeg. He has accounted for one goal and five helpers during his scoring spree. Josi has 14 points in 17 matches this campaign.
Tue, Nov 21, 2017 11:34:00 AM

Roman Josi scored a goal and an assist in a 5-3 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday.

Josi was given way too much time by the Ducks, leaving the Predators defenseman to pick his corner and fire the puck by Gibson for his fourth goal of the year. Since returning from his lower-body injury, Josi has picked up eight points in eight games. His point total has reached eight in 10 games.
Sat, Nov 4, 2017 12:43:00 AM

Roman Josi scored Nashville's only goal in a 4-1 loss to San Jose on Wednesday night.

The Predators only had 11 five-on-five shots against the Sharks in the contest and Josi's goal was one of them. He has collected three goals and six points in nine games this year.
Thu, Nov 2, 2017 10:49:00 AM

Roman Josi collected a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Calgary Flames.

Josi and the Predators did all of their damage in the first period and on the man-advantage. The Preds defender registered the primary assist on Filip Forsberg's goal before adding one of his own just over a minute later. On the down side, Josi was on the ice for both of Calgary's goals in the third frame. Josi finished the night with a minus-2 rating and four shots on goal in 27 minutes of ice time. He has two goals and three assists in six games.
Wed, Oct 25, 2017 12:52:00 AM

Roman Josi picked up a goal and an assist in Nashville's 4-1 win over Colorado on Tuesday night.

This was Josi's first game back in the lineup after he missed three games with a lower-body injury. His power play goal at the 13:30 mark of the second period made it 2-1 for Nashville. Josi also helped set up Colton Sissons' goal later on in the period to make it 3-1 for the Predators. Josi finished the game with a plus-1 rating, two penalty minutes, seven shots on goal and one hit in 22:30 of ice time. These were Josi's first two points of the 2017-18 season.
Tue, Oct 17, 2017 11:04:00 PM

Roman Josi (lower body) is expected to be in the lineup for Tuesday's game against Colorado.

Josi has missed each of the last three games because of the injury. The Predators defenseman is paired with Mattias Ekholm in the pre-game warmup. He has no points and a minus-3 rating in two games this season.
Tue, Oct 17, 2017 07:42:00 PM

Roman Josi (lower body) skated on Monday at practice.

Josi has missed the last three games with a lower-body injury. He is still listed as day-to-day. The Predators host Colorado on Tuesday and it's unclear if Josi will be back in the lineup for that matchup at this time.
Mon, Oct 16, 2017 04:41:00 PM

Roman Josi is skating with his teammates, but it still isn't clear if he will return tonight against Chicago.

Josi skated on Thursday but still wasn't fit to play against the Stars. His status will likely be updated when head coach Peter Laviolette speaks to the media.
Sat, Oct 14, 2017 12:43:00 PM

Roman Josi (lower body) took part in Friday's practice.

It's not yet known if Josi will be available on Saturday, but it wouldn't be surprising given that he also skated on Thursday. He has no points and two PIM in two contests in 2017-18.
Fri, Oct 13, 2017 01:53:00 PM

Roman Josi (lower body) skated with the Predators on Thursday.

Josi still probably won't play on Thursday, but at least this is a step in the right direction. He has no points and two penalty minutes in two games this season.
Thu, Oct 12, 2017 12:06:00 PM

Roman Josi won't play in Tuesday's game against the Philadelphia Flyers.

Josi was a game-time decision, but he's been battling a lower-body injury. He's considered day-to-day at this point. We'll provide an update on his status as soon as the Predators make one available. Samuel Girard is expected to take his place in the lineup.
Tue, Oct 10, 2017 07:34:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Ryan Johansen
2Kyle Turris
3Nick Bonino
4Mike Fisher
5Calle Jarnkrok
6Colton Sissons
LW1Filip Forsberg
2Kevin Fiala
3Scott Hartnell
RW1Viktor Arvidsson
2Craig Smith
3Austin Watson
4Miikka Salomaki
5Pontus Aberg
D1Roman Josi
2P.K. Subban
3Mattias Ekholm
4Matt Irwin
5Alexei Emelin
6Yannick Weber
7Anthony Bitetto
8Ryan Ellis
G1Pekka Rinne
2Juuse Saros