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Anthony Peluso | Winger

Team: Winnipeg Jets
Age / DOB:  (26) / 4/18/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 235
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Anthony Peluso, Eric O'Dell, and Matt Halischuk will each be scratched against the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday night.
Of the three, only Peluso has a modicum of fantasy value. Posting 86 PIMs, 96 hits over 48 games this season. Apr 7 - 7:31 PM
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Anthony Peluso, Eric O'Dell and Jay Harrison will each be scratched from Sunday's tilt with the Chicago Blackhawks.

Peluso will sit for his eighth straight game, and he's produced just two points, 86 PIMs, 96 hits over 48 games this season. Harrison, who's sitting for his second straight, has put up 35 blocks and hits along with 42 PIMs over 20 games with the Jets this season.
Mar 29 - 7:31 PM

Anthony Peluso, TJ Galiardi, and Keaton Ellerby will each be scratched against the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday night.

This will be Peluso's sixth straight game in the stands. He's produced two points, 86 PIMs, 96 hits over 48 games this season. Consider picking him up for tough guy attributes on a spot-start should he return to the lineup.
Mar 24 - 8:18 PM

Anthony Peluso, TJ Galiardi, and Keaton Ellerby will each be scratched against the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night.

Galiardi and Ellerby simply don't have any fantasy value. But Peluso at least takes the body. He's thrown 96 hits and taken 86 PIMs through 48 games this season.
Mar 19 - 7:44 PM

Anthony Peluso will skate to the right of TJ Galiardi and Jim Slater to form Winnipeg's fourth line on Thursday versus the Predators.

Peluso has been playing a lot of late, and has accumulated 60 PIMs and 76 hits through 36 games thus far. Well beyond anything Galiardi or Slater has produced.
Source: NHL.com
Feb 12 - 7:45 PM

Anthony Peluso logged just 6:22 of ice time on Tuesday, but he managed to score his first goal of the season.

He was also credited with three hits in the match. He doesn't get much ice time and his marker snapped a 46-game drought that dates back to Dec. 31 of 2013. Peluso has two points and 40 hits in 15 appearances with the Jets this campaign.
Wed, Dec 24, 2014 09:40:00 AM

Anthony Peluso will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against Detroit.

The 25-year-old has been limited to three games this season. He hasn't registered a point in 2014-15.
Source: NHL.com
Thu, Nov 20, 2014 07:52:00 PM

The Winnipeg Jets took Anthony Peluso off IR on Sunday, freeing him up to face the Minnesota Wild if need be.

He's not all that noteworthy fantasy-wise, so JFYI.
Sun, Nov 16, 2014 03:54:00 PM

Anthony Peluso (upper body) has been given the green light to return to the Jets' lineup.

Peluso hasn't been taken off the injured reserve list yet though. He has no points in three games in 2014-15.
Wed, Nov 5, 2014 04:35:00 PM

Anthony Peluso (upper body) has been placed on injured reserve.

His upper-body ailment was originally viewed as "minor," but he hasn't played since Oct. 19. Peluso is retroactive to Oct. 22.
Thu, Oct 30, 2014 02:14:00 PM

Anthony Peluso missed Thursday's workout because of a "minor" upper-body injury.

He was scratched in Tuesday's win over Carolina and Matt Halischuk played in his place.
Fri, Oct 24, 2014 09:16:00 AM

Anthony Peluso had an empty-net goal on Tuesday.

That marker ended Peluso's 15-game point drought. He has two goals and 29 penalty minutes in 21 games in 2013-14.
Wed, Jan 1, 2014 10:46:00 AM

Anthony Peluso is eligible to return to Winnipeg's lineup Sunday night after serving his three-game suspension.

He received the ban for a boarding play Dallas defenseman Alex Goligoski. Peluso has one goal and 24 penalty minutes in 16 matches this season.
Sun, Dec 22, 2013 03:10:00 PM

Anthony Peluso fired a puck 103.9 mph to win Winnipeg's hardest shot challenge at the team's skills competition Wednesday night.

The fourth-line tough guy, who as one goal on just 11 shots in 16 games, was a surprise winner. He'll probably be encouraged to shoot more now, though. Peluso still has one game to serve on his three-game suspension for hitting Dallas Stars defenseman Alex Goligoski from behind. He will be eligible to return on Sunday, December 22nd in Vancouver.
Thu, Dec 19, 2013 09:26:00 AM

The NHL suspended Winnipeg Jets tough guy Anthony Peluso three games for boarding Dallas Stars defenseman Alex Goligoski.

It helped Peluso a bit that Goligoski returned to Saturday's 6-4 Stars win. Also on his side: he had no prior history of suspensions in the NHL. Still, this was one of those weekends when it was especially foolish to throw a questionable hit, as the league is clearly on high alert. Peluso doesn't have any real fantasy value, so it's unlikely to harm many (if any) owners.
Source: NHL.com
Sun, Dec 15, 2013 02:15:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Bryan Little
2Mark Scheifele
3Mathieu Perreault
4Jim Slater
5Patrice Cormier
6Eric O'Dell
7Andrew Copp
LW1Andrew Ladd
2Adam Lowry
3Jiri Tlusty
4Chris Thorburn
5T.J. Galiardi
6Nikolaj Ehlers
RW1Blake Wheeler
2Michael Frolik
3Drew Stafford
4Lee Stempniak
5Matt Halischuk
6Anthony Peluso
D1Dustin Byfuglien
2Toby Enstrom
3Tyler Myers
4Jacob Trouba
5Mark Stuart
6Paul Postma
7Adam Pardy
8Ben Chiarot
9Keaton Ellerby
10Jay Harrison
G1Ondrej Pavelec
2Michael Hutchinson
3Connor Hellebuyck