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Wayne Simmonds | Winger

Team: Philadelphia Flyers
Age / DOB:  (27) / 8/26/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 183
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Wayne Simmonds had a team-high five shots on net in the Flyers’ 4-0 loss to the Senators on Saturday night.
He had a decent night for fantasy purposes, even without any points as he also got five penalty minutes and four hits. Simmonds has three goals and nine points this season. Sam Gagner got 17 penalty minutes, while Matt Read finished a game-low minus-three. Nov 21 - 10:26 PM

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Wayne Simmonds and the Flyers were shut out 1-0 Thursday night by Martin Jones and the San Jose Sharks.

Simmonds was the only Flyer who produced for fantasy owners on Thursday night, collecting four minutes in penalties in the loss. Simmonds has three goals and nine points in 16 games so far.
Nov 19 - 10:11 PM

Wayne Simmonds had a goal in a 3-2 overtime win against Carolina.

Luke Schenn also found the back of the net for Philadelphia. Michael Raffl, Shayne Gostisbehere, Brandon Manning, Michael Del Zotto, and Claude Giroux each finished the game with an assist.
Nov 14 - 11:58 PM

Wayne Simmonds had an assist in a 5-2 defeat on Thursday.

Simmonds has recorded a point in three of his last six contests. That's keep his pace steady as he now has eight points in 16 games this season.
Nov 13 - 11:26 AM

Wayne Simmonds registered an assist in a 4-2 loss to the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday.

Simmonds has a goal and five assists in 12 games this season. He does have 22 penalty minutes, but his fantasy value is also being dragged down by his minus-eight rating.
Nov 4 - 10:29 AM

Wayne Simmonds had an assist in the Flyers' 2-1 loss to Dallas on Tuesday.

Simmonds has recorded a point in three of his last four contests. He's a solid offensive contributor, but really shines in leagues that count PIM as a positive. He already has eight penalty minutes in five games this season and that's not terribly unusual for him.
Oct 21 - 9:58 AM

Wayne Simmonds and the Flyers were put through the wringer on Saturday in the team's first practice under coach Dave Hakstol.

"It's a battle," Simmonds said. "I think that's the way practice should be all the time. We ramped it up on Day One, and it was really intense, so that's a good taste of what we're obviously going to be getting for the rest of the year. The guys seem to thrive under that, so it was a good practice." The Flyers believe they can return to the playoffs this season and Hakstol has upped the pace at training camp to help achieve that goal.
Sep 20 - 9:47 AM

Wayne Simmonds is hoping to hit the 30-goal mark in 2015-16.

"Thirty is a definite goal for me," he said. "I've come close a couple of times. As long as we're winning games and making the playoffs, I really don't care how many I get." Simmonds recorded 28 goals in 2011-12, 29 in 2013-14 and he hit 28 last season. He'll probably get close again this campaign, with plenty coming by way of the power play.
Source: Yahoo
Aug 26 - 6:20 PM

Wayne Simmonds (leg) is a couple weeks from having his cast removed.

Simmonds' campaign ended on March 25 due to a fractured bone. He finished the campaign with 28 markers and feels like he would have reached the 30-goal milestone if not for the injury. He should be fine for the 2015-16 campaign.
Apr 15 - 9:53 AM

Wayne Simmonds fractured his left leg in the Flyers 4-1 win over Chicago on Wednesday and will be out for the rest of the season.

The Flyers official website broke the news that he and Andrew MacDonald were going to be out for the remainder of the season. Comcast Sportsnet Philadelphia later reported that Simmonds fractured his left leg while McDonald has a fractured right hand. Simmonds' 28 goals leads the Flyers as does his 14 power-play goals, which also ranks third overall in the NHL. He also has 22 assists for a total of 50 points, having appeared in all 75 games for the Flyers this season.
Mar 26 - 12:24 AM

Don't be surprised if Wayne Simmonds' big Saturday helps to swing some fantasy matchups in head-to-head formats.

Sure, plenty of Philadelphia Flyers feasted in a 7-2 win against the Detroit Red Wings. Simmonds had an outstanding all-purpose day: one goal, two assists, 14 PIM, two SOG and two hits in just 12:24 TOI.
Mar 14 - 4:13 PM

Wayne Simmonds tipped home the eventual game-winner in the Flyers' 3-1 win over the Blues on Thursday night.

Simmonds managed to do what he does so well, find the front of the net and put home the puck at a clutch time. Just 1:50 after Michael Del Zotto tied the game at one in the third period, Simmonds redirected a Mark Streit pass through traffic and behind Brian Elliott. The goal was his team-leading 26th, and team-leading sixth winner of the season. He also ranks third on the team with 44 points.
Mar 5 - 10:33 PM

Wayne Simmonds collected a goal as the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Nashville Predators 3-2 (SO) on Saturday.

Simmonds now has at least one point in seven straight contests (five goals, four assists). He's been on fire since Jan. 27, really. Overall, the 26-year-old has 23 goals, 18 assists, 41 points and 48 PIM in 59 games.
Feb 21 - 3:58 PM

Wayne Simmonds is on a six-game point streak.

Simmonds recorded an assist in Philadelphia's 3-2 shootout loss to Buffalo Thursday night. He has 22 goals and 40 points in 58 games this season.
Feb 20 - 8:03 AM

Wayne Simmonds scored a goal in a 5-2 loss to Columbus.

That extended Simmonds' point streak to five games. He has 22 goals and 39 points in 57 contests in 2014-15.
Feb 18 - 11:35 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Claude Giroux
2Sean Couturier
3Scott Laughton
4Ryan White
5Vincent Lecavalier
6Chris VandeVelde
LW1Michael Raffl
2Brayden Schenn
3Matt Read
4R.J. Umberger
5Taylor Leier
RW1Jakub Voracek
2Wayne Simmonds
3Sam Gagner
4Pierre-Edouard Bellemare
5Colin McDonald
D1Mark Streit
2Michael Del Zotto
3Nick Schultz
4Radko Gudas
5Evgeny Medvedev
6Brandon Manning
7Davis Drewiske
8Shayne Gostisbehere
9Luke Schenn
G1Steve Mason
2Michal Neuvirth