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Zack Kassian | Winger

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (23) / 1/24/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 214

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Zack Kassian continued his hot pace for the Vancouver Canucks Saturday night, scoring a goal and adding an assist in his team's 5-2 loss in Edmonton.
With one game left in the Canucks' regular season, Sunday against Calgary in Vancouver, Kassian has 14 goals and 15 assists. He's been the Canucks' leading scorer in 16 games since the Olympic break with 12 points. The Canucks have not had a good season and won't be in the playoffs, but Kassian gives them some optimism for the future. The same is true for Shawn Matthias, who also had a goal (his 12th) and an assist (11th) for the Canucks in Edmonton. Apr 13 - 1:29 AM

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Zack Kassian has three goals and a team-leading 10 points in 15 games since the Olympic break.

Kassian isn't known for his offensive abilities, but he's giving the Canucks a glimmer of hope that he might develop into a more well-rounded forward. "His whole game, with and without the puck, has been more consistent," Tortorella said. "And I think he has the puck more because he's been more consistent away from the puck." He has 13 goals and 27 points in 69 games this season.
Apr 7 - 11:05 AM

Zack Kassian had an assist on Saturday to boost his scoring streak to four games.

Kassian has two goals and seven points in the four game streak to give him 13 goals and 26 points this season with 124 penalty minutes which is ninth best in the NHL.
Mar 31 - 10:39 AM

Zach Kassian scored a goal in Vancouver's 3-2 overtime loss to Colorado Thursday night.

Kassian is now in a three-game point streak with two goals and four assists in those games. He has 13 goals and 12 assists with 122 penalty minutes in 66 games this season. Defenseman Yannick Weber scored the other goal for the Canucks.
Mar 28 - 3:38 AM

Zack Kassian enjoyed an exceptional night against his former team as he registered four assists in a 4-2 win over Buffalo.

If you saw this outburst coming you might have a future as a psychic as Kassian entered the game with just eight helpers in 63 contests. Shawn Matthias also had a big night, recording a goal and two assists in the win while Brad Richardson, Yannick Weber and David Booth all tallied for the Canucks.
Mar 23 - 10:59 PM

Zack Kassian has finished serving his three-game suspension.

He was banned for a hit-from-behind last Thursday on Dallas' Brenden Dillon. Kassian will be ready to return to the lineup on Friday night against Washington, so get him back in the lineup if you normally would.
Mar 13 - 6:09 PM

Zack Kassian has been suspended for three games for boarding Dallas' Brenden Dillon.

Dillon wasn't hurt as a result of the incident. Kassian will be eligible to return on March 14. He has 18 points and 118 penalty minutes in 59 games this season.
Mar 7 - 4:48 PM

Zack Kassian scores his 11th goal of the 2013-14 campaign as the Vancouver Canucks fell 4-2 to the Ottawa Senators on Sunday.

He did a little of everything today, generating that tally, getting two PIM, three SOG and one hit. His 103 PIM make his spotty scoring and so-so peripherals easier to stomach, but fantasy owners would love to see more consistent numbers from the 23-year-old power forward.
Mar 2 - 7:37 PM

Zack Kassian had an assist in a 5-2 loss to Chicago on Wednesday.

Kassian is more of a defensive forward, but he's been held off the scoresheet in just two of his last six matches. He now has 10 goals and 16 points to go along with his 99 penalty minutes in 49 contests this season.
Jan 30 - 8:41 AM

Zack Kassian scored a goal in Vancouver's 2-1 win on Tuesday.

Kassian has recorded a point in three of his last four contests. That gives him 10 goals and 14 points in 45 games this season.
Jan 22 - 10:45 AM

Zach Kassian scored a lone goal in Vancouver's 9-1 loss to Anaheim Wednesday night at Honda Center.

Kassian also had 12 penalty minutes in the game. He now has nine goals and three assists with 81 penalty minutes in 42 games this season. David Booth and Alexander Edler assisted the lone goal.
Jan 16 - 3:00 AM

Zack Kassian had a goal and an assist in Vancouver's 5-4 shootout loss on Tuesday.

Kassian was initially questionable for the contest after leaving Sunday's game due to a potential head injury. He has 11 points and 47 penalty minutes in 39 contests this season.
Jan 8 - 11:12 AM

Zack Kassian (head) is good to play Tuesday.

Kassian left Sunday's game after being hit by Tom Sestito's skate boot in the forehead. Fortunately it looks like the injury wasn't significant. He has nine points and 47 penalty minutes in 38 contests in 2013-14.
Jan 7 - 3:23 PM

Zack Kassian was hit in his forehead by the skate boot of teammate Tom Sestito early in the second period and did not return.

Kassian was dazed as he left the ice. There is no word at this time as to the severity of the injury. Stay tuned and consider him day-to-day for now.
Jan 6 - 8:50 AM

Zack Kassian registered an assist in a 2-1 victory over Winnipeg.

Kassian is a physical forward that ends up spending some time in the sin bin, but not enough to justify owning him in standard leagues given his limited production offensively. He has nine points and 47 penalty minutes in 33 games this season.
Mon, Dec 23, 2013 10:39:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Henrik Sedin
2Ryan Kesler
3Shawn Matthias
4Brad Richardson
5Mike Santorelli
6Jordan Schroeder
LW1Daniel Sedin
2Christopher Higgins
3David Booth
4Tom Sestito
5Darren Archibald
RW1Alex Burrows
2Jannik Hansen
3Nicklas Jensen
4Zack Kassian
5Zac Dalpe
D1Alexander Edler
2Kevin Bieksa
3Dan Hamhuis
4Jason Garrison
5Chris Tanev
6Ryan Stanton
7Yannick Weber
8Andrew Alberts
9Frank Corrado
10Jeremie Blain
11Mike Zalewski
G1Eddie Lack
2Jacob Markstrom
3Joacim Eriksson