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Richard Panik | Winger

Team: Toronto Maple Leafs
Age / DOB:  (23) / 2/7/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 208
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Richard Panik (head) will rejoin the Leafs' lineup on Friday.
Panik was out for two games after getting his bell rung on Sunday. He has seven goals and eight points in 33 games in 2014-15. Jan 2 - 5:12 PM

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Richard Panik (head) is a possibility to play Friday, according to coach Randy Carlyle.

He has missed two games after getting his bell rung against Florida last Sunday.
Jan 2 - 10:04 AM

Richard Panik skated Tuesday after he was hit in the head on Sunday against Florida.

He didn't experience any lingering symptoms, so he might be back in the lineup as early as Wednesday versus Boston after he missed Monday's game.
Wed, Dec 31, 2014 09:10:00 AM

Richard Panik (head) is being held out of Monday's game for precautionary reasons.

Panik absorbed a hit to the head from Florida's Scottie Upshall on Sunday. The obvious concern is that Panik might have a concussion.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 12:54:00 PM

Maple Leafs winger Richard Panik left Sunday's 6-4 loss against the Florida Panthers because of an upper-body injury.

Panik scored his seventh goal of the 2014-15 season before his injury. A hit by Panthers forward Scottie Upshall left him wobbly, and there were concerns by the Leafs that Panik might have suffered a concussion.
Source: Leafs PR
Sun, Dec 28, 2014 07:11:00 PM

Richard Panik may be promoted from the fourth to the third line for the Maple Leafs' game against the Panthers Sunday evening.

He practised on Saturday with Peter Holland and David Clarkson which is one step up from the fourth unit and two steps up from the press box, where Panik has spent the much of his time as of late. That still doens't make Panik rosterable, though.
Sun, Dec 28, 2014 12:17:00 PM

Richard Panik will be back in the Leafs lineup Wednesday to take on the Detroit Red Wings.

Since Lee Komarov went down with a concussion, Panik has been in the Leafs lineup every game since then. He's registered a goal in the five games picking up two penalty minutes as well. He will play the wing alongside David Booth and Trevor Smith.
Source: NHL.com
Wed, Dec 10, 2014 05:37:00 PM

Richard Panik will be a healthy scratch Saturday night versus Washington.

Panik last dressed on November 22nd, but has yet to see ice time since then. In 20 games so far, he has recorded four goals to go along with an assist.
Source: NHL.com
Sat, Nov 29, 2014 06:44:00 PM

Richard Panik notched an assist and a late goal to help send Thursday night's game to overtime.

Though the Leafs would go on to lose in a shootout 4-3. Panik's assist is a classic hockey assist in that, upon review, he wasn't that instrumental to the goal. However, his goal was a beauty as he got himself into position for the one-timer amidst tight traffic. Along with the points he had two hits and blocks.
Fri, Nov 7, 2014 01:02:00 AM

Richard Panik tickled the twine for Toronto in its 4-1 loss to the Bruins on Saturday night.

The player who receives the lowest ice time (8:35) scores the team’s only goal. Panik should be miles off of fantasy radars, as he’s not getting nearly enough ice time to make any sort of impact. Cody Franson and Tyler Bozak had the assists.
Sat, Oct 25, 2014 10:58:00 PM

There is a very good chance that Richard Panik will make his Maple Leaf debut Saturday night against the Penguins.

The defensive forward was picked up from Tampa off waivers on Thursday and will likely line up on the Buds' fourth unit with Peter Holland and Daniel Winnik against the Pens. Bear in mind that Panik has not fantasy value.
Sat, Oct 11, 2014 11:51:00 AM

Richard Panik skated on the fourth line at Friday's practice.

He joined Daniel Winnik and Peter Holland on the combination, which bumped Matt Frattin to an extra. Panik was claimed off waivers from the Lightning on Thursday and it looks like he's poised to make his Toronto debut on Saturday.
Fri, Oct 10, 2014 11:16:00 AM

Toronto has claimed Richard Panik off waivers from Tampa Bay.

He recorded three goals, 13 points and 70 hits in 50 games with the Lightning last season, while averaging just 12:41 of ice time per contest.
Thu, Oct 9, 2014 12:12:00 PM

Richard Panik has been placed on waivers by the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Panik wasn't able to secure a roster spot with Tampa Bay due to consistency issues. He had three goals and 13 points in 50 games last season.
Wed, Oct 8, 2014 01:07:00 PM

Richard Panik has agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Panik has three goals and 13 points in 50 games last season. He also had three goals and 11 points in 13 AHL games.
Fri, Jul 11, 2014 04:30:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Tyler Bozak
2Nazem Kadri
3Peter Holland
4Mike Santorelli
LW1James van Riemsdyk
2Daniel Winnik
3David Booth
4Trevor Smith
RW1Phil Kessel
2Joffrey Lupul
3David Clarkson
4Leo Komarov
5Richard Panik
D1Dion Phaneuf
2Cody Franson
3Jake Gardiner
4Morgan Rielly
5Stephane Robidas
6Roman Polak
7Korbinian Holzer
G1Jonathan Bernier
2James Reimer