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Zack Kassian | Winger

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (24) / 1/24/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 214
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Zack Kassian is in the lineup for the Canucks Monday against the Panthers.
With Brad Richardson out with an injury, Kassian will be a part of the Canucks lineup Monday. In 22 games played this year, he has just two goals and three assists and has been mentioned in quite a few trade rumors recently. It wouldn't be surprising to see him in a new uniform in the upcoming days. Jan 19 - 7:43 PM

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Zack Kassian, who was a healthy scratch on Friday, would not be bothered by a trade.

Trade rumors have been bandied about and Kassian has obviously heard them. "I am at the point now if it happens, it happens," Kassian said. "It means another team wants you and maybe you get a little more opportunity. I am a Vancouver Canuck, I love it here and especially the guys here, so I am not thinking too much about that stuff." Kassian has five points and 30 penalty minutes in 22 games this season.
Jan 17 - 11:31 AM

Zack Kassian, Yannick Weber, and Frank Corrado are expected to be healthy scratches Friday night against Carolina.

It'll be Kassian's second straight healthy benching as his name enters the trade rumor mill. Through 22 games the 23 year old winger has just five points, 30 PIMs, and 42 hits this season. As much as Kassian's been a disappointment, Weber and Corrado are simply lacking in fantasy value.
Jan 16 - 6:39 PM

Zack Kassian is a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Flyers.

The former first round pick in 2009 has been a bit of a disappointment in his career so far. The rugged winger plays with an edge, but the offensive part of his game hasn't developed. The 23-year-old has two goals and five points in 22 games this season.
Jan 15 - 7:18 PM

Zack Kassian returned to action on Saturday after missing 14 games with a broken finger.

The tough winger saw some action on the second power play unit and ended up seeing 11:21 minutes of ice time in his return. Kassian has two goals and five points in 18 games with 26 penalty minutes.
Jan 4 - 9:51 AM

Zack Kassian (finger) is expected to play on Saturday.

Kassian suffered a broken finger in late November and this game will mark his return to action. He has two goals and five points in 17 games with 26 penalty minutes.
Jan 3 - 10:58 AM

Zack Kassian is now 100% healthy but will not be in the lineup for the Canucks Thursday versus the Kings.

Kassian has fully recovered from his finger injury but won't crack the Canucks lineup in his first game being healthy. He is obviously unhappy about Coach Willie Desjardins' decision and was quoted as saying: "When I get my chance, I'm not coming out, I'll tell you that." Kassian has two goals, three assists, and a minus five rating in 17 games played. Time will tell if he gets his chance to stick in the lineup going forward, but he won't get a shot Wednesday.
Jan 1 - 5:16 PM

Zack Kassian was on the ice for the Canucks' practice on Sunday.

Kassian has been out since November 28th with the finger injury. The 23-year-old has two goals, five points and 26 penalty minutes in 17 games this season.
Sun, Dec 21, 2014 02:15:00 PM

Zack Kassian will be out of action for two-to-three weeks because of a finger injury.

Kassian won't travel with the Canucks on their two-game road trip this weekend. He has generated just two goals and five points in 17 games this season to go with 26 penalty minutes and 33 hits.
Thu, Nov 27, 2014 02:25:00 PM

Zack Kassian (knee) returned to action on Wednesday November 19.

Kassian missed five straight contests. He had two shots on goal in 14:50 minutes of ice time on Wednesday.
Thu, Nov 20, 2014 02:16:00 AM

Unless something unforeseen happens, Zack Kassian (knee) will return on Wednesday.

Kassian has missed five consecutive contests due to the injury. He is projected to play alongside Shawn Matthias and Brad Richardson.
Mon, Nov 17, 2014 11:22:00 AM

Zack Kassian (knee) participated in Thursday's practice.

Kassian is still likely to miss his fifth straight game on Friday. He has two goals and four points in 13 contests in 2014-15.
Fri, Nov 14, 2014 11:19:00 AM

Zack Kassian (knee) was sent home on Saturday for medical treatment.

His knee/leg took the brunt of the contact from a hip check by Colorado's Nick Holden on Tuesday. He has missed the past three games.
Mon, Nov 10, 2014 04:14:00 PM

Zack Kassian (lower body) took part in the Canucks' season opener.

Kassian netted a goal in Vancouver's 4-2 victory over Calgary. He also recorded two hits and was assessed a minor interference penalty.
Fri, Oct 10, 2014 12:55:00 AM

Zack Kassian (lower body) skated on Thursday and he hopes to play in Saturday's preseason finale.

He is slated to take part in Friday's practice and his status will be determined afterward. Kassian has been skating on the second line at training camp, which could lead to him opening the season with Nick Bonino and Alex Burrows.
Thu, Oct 2, 2014 05:55:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Henrik Sedin
2Nick Bonino
3Shawn Matthias
4Bo Horvat
5Brad Richardson
LW1Daniel Sedin
2Alex Burrows
3Chris Higgins
RW1Radim Vrbata
2Jannik Hansen
3Derek Dorsett
4Linden Vey
5Zack Kassian
D1Alexander Edler
2Kevin Bieksa
3Dan Hamhuis
4Luca Sbisa
5Chris Tanev
6Yannick Weber
7Ryan Stanton
8Alex Biega
9Frank Corrado
G1Ryan Miller
2Eddie Lack