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Brian Strait | Defenseman | #47

Team: New Jersey Devils
Age / DOB:  (30) / 1/4/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 206
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 3 (65) / PIT
Contract: view contract details

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Brian Strait has inked a two-year, two-way contract with the New Jersey Devils.
Strait accounted for eight points and 52 penalty minutes in 61 games for the Binghamton Devils of the AHL this past season. He can earn an average annual salary of $675,000 at the NHL level. May 8 - 2:11 PM

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Brian Strait signed a one-year, two-way deal with the New Jersey Devils.

The deal is worth $650,000 at the NHL level. He had two points in six NHL games last season.
Sat, Jul 1, 2017 06:58:00 PM

Brian Strait has been sent to AHL Manitoba.

Strait has two assists in five games with Winnipeg this season. At the AHL level he has two goals and 12 points in 50 contests.
Thu, Mar 30, 2017 03:35:00 PM

Brian Strait will indeed play Thursday against the Kings.

This will be Strait's third game of the season with the Jets. He's collected an assist with four blocks thus far. In 50 games down on the farm, he's posted 12 points.
Thu, Mar 23, 2017 02:48:00 PM

The Jets summoned Brian Strait from AHL Manitoba on Saturday.

The 29-year-old has yet to play in the NHL this season. Down on the farm with the Moose however, he's posted two goals and 12 points in 50 games.
Sat, Mar 18, 2017 02:55:00 PM

Brian Strait was a healthy scratch Monday.

He was brought up from the minors due to injuries to Toby Enstrom and Jacob Trouba, but was an extra defender versus Nashville.
Tue, Mar 14, 2017 02:38:00 PM

Brian Strait has been reassigned to AHL Manitoba.

Strait was called up on Wednesday, but didn't end up playing with the Jets. He has no goals and five assists in 27 AHL games this season.
Fri, Jan 27, 2017 04:38:00 PM

Brian Strait has been recalled by Winnipeg.

He could play Thursday at Chicago if Toby Enstrom is unable to dress. If Strait gets into the lineup then it will be his Winnipeg debut.
Wed, Jan 25, 2017 01:35:00 PM

The Winnipeg Jets have placed Brian Strait on waivers.

The plan is to send Strait to AHL Manitoba if he goes unclaimed. He had six points and 31 penalty minutes in 52 games with the New York Islanders last season.
Mon, Oct 10, 2016 11:54:00 AM

Brian Strait has signed a one-year, $600,000 contract with the Winnipeg Jets.

That's down from Strait's previous three-year contract worth roughly $2.3 million. He had six points and 31 penalty minutes in 52 games with the Islanders in 2015-16.
Fri, Jul 1, 2016 04:45:00 PM

Brian Strait and Ryan Strome will lead the Islanders' scratches in Game 3 against Tampa Bay on Tuesday.

Strait and Strome will be joined by Eric Boulton, James Wright, and Christopher Gibson in the stands. For what it's worth, Strome has four points in six games this postseason.
Tue, May 3, 2016 06:08:00 PM

Brian Strait left Tuesday's match with Washington early due to an upper body injury.

Strait played just 10:43 without impacting the score sheet before departing. He is considered day-to-day, and we'll keep you posted on his status.
Tue, Apr 5, 2016 09:09:00 PM

Brian Strait will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the Lightning.

The 28-year-old has one goal and six points in 51 games in 2015-16. Eric Boulton and Steve Bernier will also watch from the press box. None of these players should be on your fantasy radar going forward.
Mon, Apr 4, 2016 07:09:00 PM

Brian Strait will tag in for Ryan Pulock against Carolina on Saturday.

Through 47 games this season Strait has posted just five points with 61 blocks and 99 hits. Which unfortunately is not a whole lot of production.
Sat, Mar 26, 2016 06:33:00 PM

Coach Jack Capuano will forego any lineup changes for Friday's match with Tampa Bay.

Which means that Brian Strait and Steve Bernier will ride the pine once again. That's just as well, as neither boast much fantasy value.
Fri, Mar 25, 2016 06:03:00 PM

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