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Brian Strait | Defenseman | #37

Team: New York Islanders
Age / DOB:  (28) / 1/4/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 206
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 3 (65) / PIT
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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. May 3 - 6:08 PM

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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.
Apr 5 - 9:09 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.
Source: NHL.com
Apr 4 - 7:09 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.
Mar 26 - 6:33 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.
Mar 25 - 6:03 PM

Brian Strait, Eric Boulton and Steve Bernier are scratches on Wednesday night when the Islanders host the Ottawa Senators

Not much fantasy value among this assembled cast. If you have to make a roster move, you better be in one crazy deep fantasy league.
Mar 23 - 6:56 PM

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

Through 45 games this season Strait has posted five points with 29 PIMs, 60 blocks, and 97 hits. Unfortunately, that's not much value.
Mar 19 - 5:43 PM

Brian Strait will tag in for Ryan Pulock against the Penguins on Tuesday.

Through 44 games this season Strait has compiled five points with 27 PIMs, 59 blocks and 97 hits. Unfortunately, that's not much value.
Mar 15 - 6:15 PM

Brian Strait will tag in for Calvin de Haan against the Rangers on Sunday afternoon.

Through 40 games this season Strait has posted five points, 27 PIMs, 49 blocks, and 92 hits. And one would expect there to be some extra physical game in this cross-town rivalry.
Mar 6 - 4:01 PM

Brian Strait will tag in for Marek Zidlicky in Sunday's matinee versus Edmonton.

Through 31 games this season Strait has accumulated eight points, 18 PIMs, 33 blocks, and 79 hits. Not much value there, unfortunately.
Feb 7 - 12:27 PM

Brian Strait, Steve Bernier, and Jaroslav Halak will each be scratched against the Wild on Tuesday night.

Through 30 games this season Strait has posted four points, 18 PIMs, 33 blocks, and 72 hits. Not bad if you're in a deep pool. Meanwhile it's far more than what Bernier has produced. Neither have much extenuating value unfortunately.
Feb 2 - 6:31 PM

Brian Strait and Eric Boulton will each be scratched against Arizona on Saturday.

Through 22 games thus far Strait has put up two points, 10 PIMs, 22 blocks, and 55 hits. Not bad, but probably not worth a spot on your squad.
Sat, Dec 19, 2015 08:12:00 PM

Brian Strait will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Colorado Avalanche.

The 27-year-old has been scratched in nine of New York's last 10 games. He has two assists and a minus-3 rating in 21 games this season. Eric Boulton and Steve Bernier will also watch from the press box.
Thu, Dec 17, 2015 08:57:00 PM

Coach Jack Capuano has elected to forego any lineup changes for Tuesday's match with the Flyers.

Brian Strait and Steve Bernier will continue to sit, which is just as well as neither have much fantasy value.
Tue, Dec 8, 2015 06:43:00 PM

Coach Jack Capuano has elected to forego any lineup changes for Saturday's match with the Senators.

That means Brian Strait and Steven Bernier will be watching from the stands once again as healthy scratches. Neither boast much fantasy value, however.
Sat, Dec 5, 2015 06:25:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1John Tavares
2Frans Nielsen
3Mikhail Grabovski
4Casey Cizikas
5Alan Quine
LW1Brock Nelson
2Anders Lee
3Nikolay Kulemin
4Matt Martin
5Shane Prince
6Eric Boulton
7Michael Dal Colle
RW1Kyle Okposo
2Josh Bailey
3Ryan Strome
4Cal Clutterbuck
5Steve Bernier
D1Johnny Boychuk
2Nick Leddy
3Travis Hamonic
4Calvin de Haan
5Marek Zidlicky
6Thomas Hickey
7Brian Strait
8Scott Mayfield
9Adam Pelech
10Ryan Pulock
G1Thomas Greiss
2Jaroslav Halak
3Jean-Francois Berube