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Matt Beleskey | Winger | #39

Team: Boston Bruins
Age / DOB:  (28) / 6/7/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 203
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 4 (112) / ANA
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Matt Beleskey (knee) has been taken off the injured reserve list.
Beleskey was already expected to return on Friday, but you can take this news as further confirmation of that. He'll likely play on the fourth line. Jan 20 - 1:21 PM

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Matt Beleskey (knee) will be back in the Bruins' lineup on Friday.

Beleskey is expected to serve on Boston's fourth line. He has two goals and five points in 24 contests in 2016-17.
Jan 20 - 11:51 AM

Matt Beleskey (knee) might be ready for Friday's game against Chicago.

He took part in Wednesday's morning skate and is nearing a return to the lineup.
Jan 19 - 8:13 AM

Matt Beleskey (knee) is going to be with the team in Detroit for Wednesday's game, but he may not be ready to play.

He is anxious to getting back to playing and appears to be close to achieving that end. Beleskey hasn't played since Dec. 3 because of a knee injury.
Jan 18 - 9:47 AM

Matt Beleskey (knee) was a partial participant in Sunday's practice.

Beleskey is inching back from an injury that's sidelined him since Dec. 3. He's been skating by himself for a while now, but they're now starting to test some contact with him too.
Jan 16 - 11:07 AM

Matt Beleskey (knee) returned to practice on Friday.

Beleskey has been out since Dec. 3 and although he's getting closer to returning, he still hasn't been cleared for contract. He remains day-to-day for now.
Jan 14 - 11:53 AM

Matt Beleskey (knee) is expected to sit out another two weeks.

He hasn't played since Dec. 3 because of a knee injury and was given a six-week timetable for his return. Beleskey has two goals and three assists in 24 matches this campaign.
Fri, Dec 30, 2016 08:08:00 AM

Matt Beleskey has been moved to long-term injured reserve.

He sustained a right knee injury back on Dec. 3 against Buffalo and is slated to miss six weeks. That puts him on track to return in January.
Wed, Dec 14, 2016 12:40:00 PM

Matt Beleskey will miss six weeks because of a knee injury.

Beleskey was injured in Saturday's game against the Sabres and he didn't play in tonight's game against Florida. Expect him to return in mid-January. The Bruins forward has two goals and three assists in 24 games this season.
Mon, Dec 5, 2016 09:57:00 PM

The injury sustained Saturday night by Matt Beleskey is to his right hip and could sideline him for at least a few games.

He took a clean hip check from Sabre defenseman Taylor Fedun and left the game with seconds left in the first period. Beleskey will be re-evaluated Monday. For now consider him day-to-day.
Sun, Dec 4, 2016 08:51:00 AM

Matt Beleskey left Saturday's match with Buffalo early with a lower body injury.

The wing absorbed a hit from Taylor Fedun that primarily effected his right leg, which is the likely injury. Nothing is known just yet, but we'll keep you posted on his status. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Sat, Dec 3, 2016 09:28:00 PM

Matt Beleskey had to leave Wednesday's practice early.

He was hit over the eye by a puck, but he is expected to play Thursday night. Beleskey has recorded just one goal and two assists in 15 games this season.
Thu, Nov 17, 2016 09:27:00 AM

Matt Beleskey scored a goal and an assist in Thursday's 5-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets.

It's about time! Beleskey had just one assist coming into tonight's game, so the Bruins will welcome his production tonight. His goal at the 9:55 mark of the first period gave Boston a 2-1 lead. He helped set up Austin Czarnik's tally 2:30 later. Despite tonight's performance, you can leave Beleskey on the waiver wire in all fantasy formats. Torey Krug, Tim Schaller and David Backes also scored for the Bruins.
Thu, Nov 10, 2016 10:03:00 PM

Matt Beleskey was back in the Boston lineup against the Rangers Saturday night.

He was in the pressbox Thursday against the Lightning. Beleskey skated alongside Riley Nash and Austin Czarnik, essentially taking Jimmy Hayes' spot, who was scratched instead. Both Beleskey and Hayes are off to slow starts and they will contninue to rotate in and out of the Boston lineup until of them re-establishes himself.
Sun, Nov 6, 2016 09:36:00 AM

Matt Beleskey will be scratched on Thursday night against Tampa Bay.

"We need better from him," coach Claude Julien said. "We've done everything we can to help him out." Beleskey has no points and a minus-7 rating in the first nine games of the season.
Thu, Nov 3, 2016 01:43:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Patrice Bergeron
2David Krejci
3David Backes
4Ryan Spooner
5Dominic Moore
6Austin Czarnik
7Tim Schaller
LW1Brad Marchand
2Matt Beleskey
3Frank Vatrano
RW1David Pastrnak
2Jimmy Hayes
3Riley Nash
4Brian Ferlin
D1Torey Krug
2Zdeno Chara
3Adam McQuaid
4Brandon Carlo
5John-Michael Liles
6Kevan Miller
7Colin Miller
8Joe Morrow
G1Tuukka Rask
2Zane McIntyre