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Matt Halischuk | Winger

Team: Winnipeg Jets
Age / DOB:  (26) / 6/1/1988
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 180
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Matt Halischuk (undisclosed) is projected to return in early March.
He hasn't played since Jan. 29 because of an undisclosed injury. Just an FYI as Halischuk doesn't have any fantasy value. Feb 25 - 3:38 PM

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Tough news for Winnipeg Jets winger Matt Halischuk: it appears that his injury is even worse than week-to-week, whatever exactly that entails. Call it "out indefinitely" to be safe.

With two goals and seven points in 38 games this season and 71 points in 241 career NHL contests, it's unlikely that Halischuk will be making a dent in any fantasy lineups any time soon. Still, with the Jets putting up some serious offense, there was the chance he could have gotten a nice bump if healthy.
Jan 31 - 1:29 PM

Matt Halischuk has been placed on the injured reserve list with an undisclosed injury.

The move is presumably retroactive to Thursday, which means that whatever's bothering Halischuk will sideline him for at least three games. He has two goals and seven points in 38 contests in 2014-15. T.J. Galiardi, who was demoted earlier in the day, has been asked to turn around and rejoin the Jets.
Jan 30 - 4:41 PM

Matt Halischuk scored in Winnipeg's 4-3 overtime loss to Philadelphia.

In 22 games this season, Halischuk has one goal and three points. He chipped in 15 goals and 28 points in 73 games for Nashville in 2011-12, but he's unlikely to get close to those numbers this year.
Mon, Dec 22, 2014 10:06:00 AM

Matt Halischuk played his first game of the regular season on Saturday night because of the injury to Evander Kane.

Halischuk was a healthy scratch in the Jets' first game, but got into the lineup for Saturday's tilt against San Jose because of Evander Kane's knee injury. The 26-year-old played on a line with Mathieu Perreault and Adam Lowry. He has no fantasy value.
Sun, Oct 12, 2014 12:20:00 PM

Matt Halischuk netted a power-play goal in Wednesday's preseason loss to Edmonton.

He also hit the post inside the final five minutes. It was the kind of performance he needed to keep himself in the mix for a bottom-six forward spot on Winnipeg. Halischuk inked a two-way deal with the Jets in the summer after he collected 10 points in 46 games with the team last season.
Thu, Sep 25, 2014 09:30:00 AM

Matt Halischuk has inked a one-year, two-way contract with Winnipeg.

Halischuk's new deal comes with a $725,000 annual cap hit. He had five goals and 10 points in 46 games with the Jets in 2013-14.
Wed, Jul 30, 2014 02:23:00 PM

Matt Halischuk has scored in consecutive outings for Jets.

He picked up his fifth goal of the season in Winnipeg's 5-4 overtime loss to Anaheim. Halischuk has posted just nine points in 40 games.
Tue, Apr 1, 2014 07:10:00 AM

Matt Halischuk was activated from Winnipeg's injured list on Tuesday night.

He played in his first game since Dec. 14 after he surgery to repair a fracture in his forearm. Halischuk played just 4:09 of ice time in a 3-2 overtime loss to the New York Islanders in his return.
Wed, Mar 5, 2014 02:38:00 AM

Matt Halischuk (arm) has received the green light to return to action.

He underwent surgery to repair a fracture in his forearm back in December. However, he may have to wait a little longer before coach Paul Maurice reinserts him into the lineup. "You've definitely got to earn your way back off the IR," Halischuk said. "I just look at this as an opportunity to come in and see what I can do." He has notched seven points in 30 contests.
Wed, Feb 26, 2014 06:26:00 AM

Matt Halischuk (wrist) has resumed skating, but he isn't very close to returning.

He sustained a broken wrist on Dec. 14 and most fractures can take up to eight weeks to heal. Halischuk has seven points in 30 games this season.
Fri, Jan 10, 2014 07:22:00 AM

Matt Halischuk had surgery to repair a fracture in his forearm Sunday.

He is out indefinitely while he recovers. The Jets are expected bring up reinforcements from the minors after losing Anthony Peluso as well on Sunday for the next three games due to a suspension. He has been placed on injured reserve.
Mon, Dec 16, 2013 09:21:00 AM

Matt Halischuk is the latest member of the walking wounded for the Winnipeg Jets.

Halischuk left Saturday's game with 1:54 left in the first period after blocking a shot in the right arm from Dallas Stars forward Alex Chaisson. The Jets said it was an upper-body injury and that he's more than day-to-day. "We have to get (him) checked out a little further," said Jets head coach Claude Noel. "But he will not be a player, he'll probably be out for a while." Halischuk scored his third goal of the season and collected his seventh point in 30 games on Saturday and has been an effective player on a line with Mark Scheifele and Michael Frolik. If Halischuk is moved to the injured-reserve list, it's possible the Jets could place a call to the minors for center Eric O'Dell, who had 12 goals and 28 points in 27 games with the St. John's IceCaps this season. The Jets are already without Evander Kane (lower-body), Zach Bogosian (groin), Jim Slater (sports hernia) and Paul Postma (blood clot in his leg).
Sun, Dec 15, 2013 10:50:00 AM

Matt Halischuk was happy to record a goal and an assist Saturday's shootout loss to Minnesota.

"It was definitely nice to contribute on the scoresheet," he said. "I always try to play consistent, and play hard." The former New Jersey draft pick will play against the Devils on Monday night. He has two goals and six points in 21 games this season.
Mon, Nov 25, 2013 09:11:00 AM

Matt Halischuk is waiting to make his Winnipeg debut after being a healthy scratch for the first three games of the year.

The Jets play three times in the next four nights, beginning with Thursday's game at Minnesota, so Halischuk could get used during that time if coach Claude Noel wants to use a fresh player.
Thu, Oct 10, 2013 09:36:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Bryan Little
2Mark Scheifele
3Mathieu Perreault
4Jim Slater
5Patrice Cormier
6Eric O'Dell
LW1Andrew Ladd
2Adam Lowry
3Jiri Tlusty
4T.J. Galiardi
5Chris Thorburn
6Carl Klingberg
RW1Blake Wheeler
2Michael Frolik
3Drew Stafford
4Matt Halischuk
5Anthony Peluso
D1Dustin Byfuglien
2Toby Enstrom
3Tyler Myers
4Jacob Trouba
5Mark Stuart
6Paul Postma
7Adam Pardy
8Ben Chiarot
9Jay Harrison
G1Ondrej Pavelec
2Michael Hutchinson