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Jacob Markstrom | Goalie | #25

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (26) / 1/31/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'6' / 196
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 2 (31) / FLA
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Jacob Markstrom made 20 saves on 22 shots but was beaten by Taylor Hall in overtime on Sunday as the Devils snuck past the Canucks.
Markstrom is now winless in three of his past four games, and hasn't been able to string together consistent victories. The 26-year-old is 8-9-3 this season with a 2.59 goals against average and .912 save percentage. Jan 15 - 11:30 PM

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The Canucks will put Jacob Markstrom between the pipes against the Devils on Sunday.

Markstrom has already seen the Devils once this year, stopping only 19 of 22 shots for the loss. He hasn't been very good against Eastern foes, sporting an .891 save percentage with a 3.00 GAA and a 3-7 record.
Jan 15 - 6:20 PM

The Vancouver Canucks' six-game winning streak ended as Jacob Markstrom & Co. fell 3-1 to the Calgary Flames on Saturday.

Markstrom gave up three goals on 31 shots in this defeat. Ryan Miller was responsible for most of Vancouver's recent success, as Markstrom fell to 8-9-2 with a .912 save percentage this season. Not awful, but clearly backup goalie-type work.
Jan 8 - 12:46 AM

The Canucks will go with Jacob Markstrom between the pipes against Calgary on Saturday.

The veteran goalie has posted an 8-8-2 record with a .913 save percentage and a 2.62 GAA in 20 games this season. During his previous start this season against the Flames he allowed three goals on 36 shots for the loss.
Jan 7 - 2:41 PM

Jacob Markstrom was brilliant as the Vancouver Canucks beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-2 via a shootout.

Markstrom improved his 2016-17 season record to 8-8-2 with a .913 save percentage in 20 games. The big goalie stopped 42 out of 44 shots against the Oilers on Saturday.
Jan 1 - 4:36 AM

Jacob Markstrom will be in net against the Oilers on Saturday,

Markstrom has fared much better against familiar foes this season. He's 4-1-2 with 16 goals against in seven games versus Western conference opponents.
Sat, Dec 31, 2016 03:00:00 PM

Jacob Markstorm allowed three goals on 36 shots in a 4-1 loss to the Calgary Flames on Friday.

The Canucks were lucky to be up 1-0 after the 1st period, and the Flames were eventually able to put three past Markstrom and another into an empty net to win the game. Markstrom has now lost five of his last six starts, dropping his record to 7-8-2 with a 2.65 goals against average and .909 save percentage. We wouldn't recommend picking up the Swedish netminder.
Sat, Dec 24, 2016 12:42:00 AM

Jacob Markstrom will play between the pipes Friday night.

Markstrom is making his second straight start. He earned the nod by turning aside 31 of 32 shots against Winnipeg on Tuesday.
Fri, Dec 23, 2016 03:07:00 PM

Jacob Markstrom gave up only one goal on 32 shots Tuesday night as the Vancouver Canucks beat the Winnipeg Jets 4-1.

That snapped a four-game losing streak by the Canucks to the Jets and it came with a remarkable .969 save percentage. This was Markstrom’s best outing in a complete game this season; his previous high water mark was a .963 well back in October 20th against the Buffalo Sabres, so he undoubtedly was overlooked by most fantasy players.
Wed, Dec 21, 2016 12:56:00 AM

Jacob Markstrom will start for the Vancouver Canucks Tuesday night.

Markstrom will be going for his first win since Nov. 26. He has a 6-7-2 record, 2.74 GAA, and .903 save percentage in 17 contests this season.
Mon, Dec 19, 2016 03:46:00 PM

Jacob Markstrom picked up the loss in Tuesday's game against Carolina after he allowed one goal on five shots.

The Canucks were leading 5-2 in the third period, but eventually fell behind. Markstrom entered the game with about 14 minutes remaining and his team trailing 6-5. It's an unfair outcome for Markstrom, but his record now dips to 6-7-2 in 2016-17. He's dropped four straight games and owns a 2.74 goals-against-average and a .903 save percentage.
Tue, Dec 13, 2016 10:47:00 PM

Jacob Markstrom made 26 saves on 28 shots on Sunday but the Capitals topped the Canucks 3-0.

Markstrom has now lost three straight games to see his record drop to 6-6-2 with a 2.71 goals against average and .905 save percentage. The 26-year-old has started 14 of the team's 29 games this season.
Sun, Dec 11, 2016 09:25:00 PM

Jacob Markstrom gets the nod for Sunday's match with Washington.

Markstrom owns a 6-5-2 with a 2.76 GAA and a .903 save percentage this season. He surrendered four goals on 34 shots to the Capitals earlier this season, which is indicative of how he's played Eastern foes all season. He owns a 3-5 record with 25 goals against and an .888 SV%.
Sun, Dec 11, 2016 03:08:00 PM

Look for Jacob Markstrom to get the start in goal Sunday in Washington.

Ryan Miller was injured Thursday and Markstrom got the call Saturday in Florida where he stopped 38 of 41 shots in a 4-2 loss to the Panthers. Markstrom was backed up by Thatcher Demko who was recalled so do not expect to see Ryan Miller between the pipes Sunday. Markstrom is 6-5-2 with a 2.76 GAA and a .903 save percentage this season.
Sun, Dec 11, 2016 10:31:00 AM

Jacob Markstrom faced 41 shots and let three get past him as the Vancouver Canucks lost 4-2 to the Florida Panthers Saturday night.

The other goal went into an empty net. Markstrom has alternated a win with a loss in his last nine games including a stint filling in again the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday. Saturday night’s save percentage of .927 will slightly elevate his season total above the .900 mark.
Sun, Dec 11, 2016 01:57:00 AM

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5Michael Chaput
LW1Daniel Sedin
2Sven Baertschi
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4Luca Sbisa
5Troy Stecher
6Alex Biega
7Nikita Tryamkin
8Erik Gudbranson
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10Andrey Pedan
G1Ryan Miller
2Jacob Markstrom