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Jason Garrison | Defenseman | #7

Team: Vegas Golden Knights
Age / DOB:  (32) / 11/13/1984
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 218
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Jason Garrison has been taken by the Vegas Golden Knights in the expansion draft.
The Lightning sent the rights to prospect Nikita Gusev, a second rounder in 2017 and a fourth-round pick in 2018 so that Vegas would take Garrison. Tampa Bay wanted to prevent the Golden Knights from taking young defenders Jake Dotchin and Slater Koekkoek. Jun 21 - 9:11 PM

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Jason Garrison (lower body) is not expected to play in Sunday's finale.

If so, the veteran defender will close the season with nine points along with 91 blocks and 93 hits over 70 games.
Source: Corey Long
Apr 9 - 4:30 PM

Jason Garrison (lower body) won't play on Friday against Montreal.

Through 70 games this season the veteran defender has posted just nine points along with 91 blocks and 93 hits. He is considered day-to-day.
Source: Joe Smith
Apr 7 - 6:13 PM

Jason Garrison (lower body) didn't play Tuesday.

He re-aggravated his lower-body injury on Sunday. Garrison is with the Lightning on the road, but it's unclear when, or if, he will able to return.
Apr 5 - 10:45 AM

Jason Garrison left Sunday's game with a lower-body injury and didn't return.

He was just making his return from a lower-body ailment and may have re-aggravated something. Consider him day-to-day until the Lightning re-evaluate him.
Apr 2 - 11:13 PM

Jason Garrison is on the ice warming up for Sunday's match with Dallas.

Which indicates that the veteran blue liner will play. Through 69 games this season Garrison has a goal and nine points with 89 blocks and 93 hits.
Apr 2 - 5:47 PM

Jason Garrison (lower body) isn't projected to play Thursday.

He didn't participate in Wednesday's practice. Garrison has already missed two games with a lower-body injury.
Mar 29 - 4:12 PM

Jason Garrison (lower body) is not practicing with his teammates Sunday.

That is not a good sign as the lower-body injury that kept Garrison out of Friday's game seems to still be bothering him. Consider Garrison day-to-day.
Mar 26 - 11:33 AM

Jason Garrison (lower body) won't play in Friday's game against the Detroit Red Wings.

Garrison was injured in Thursday's game against the Boston Bruins. He's considered day-to-day right now.
Mar 24 - 6:36 PM

Jason Garrison left Thursday's match against Boston because of a lower-body injury.

The Lightning announced that he won't return to the contest. Garrison logged just 8:08 of ice time before heading back to the locker room.
Mar 23 - 9:31 PM

Jason Garrison (illness) will rejoin the Lightning on Thursday.

Garrison was out for two straight games. He has a goal and six points in 45 contests this season.
Jan 26 - 3:15 PM

Jason Garrison missed his second straight game with an illness on Tuesday night.

He took part in warmups, but didn't play against Chicago. Garrison should be ready to play against Florida on Thursday night.
Jan 25 - 10:57 AM

Jason Garrison (illness) is a game-time decision for Tuesday against Chicago.

He has been sidelined with an illness and hadn't skated for four days prior to getting back on the ice Tuesday morning. It seems like he will be back in the fold.
Jan 24 - 1:07 PM

Jason Garrison (illness) may not be ready to play Tuesday night.

He didn't practice Monday and hasn't skated since Thursday because of an illness. Garrison missed Saturday's game versus Arizona and should be considered day-to-day.
Jan 24 - 10:41 AM

Jason Garrison will not play in Saturday's match with the Coyotes due to illness.

Through 45 games so far this season the veteran blue liner has posted six points along with 56 hits and 61 blocks thus far.
Jan 21 - 7:42 PM

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4William Karlsson
5Tomas Nosek
6Reid Duke
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2Oscar Lindberg
3Jonathan Marchessault
4Teemu Pulkkinen
5William Carrier
6Tomas Hyka
RW1James Neal
2Reilly Smith
3Pierre-Edouard Bellemare
4Brendan Leipsic
5Alex Tuch
6David Clarkson
D1Nate Schmidt
2Jason Garrison
3Shea Theodore
4Colin Miller
5Brayden McNabb
6Deryk Engelland
7Griffin Reinhart
8Brad Hunt
9Jon Merrill
10Luca Sbisa
11Clayton Stoner
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2Calvin Pickard