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Anthony Peluso | Winger | #14

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (29) / 4/18/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 225
Drafted: 2007 / Rd. 6 (160) / STL
Contract: view contract details

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Anthony Peluso has been summoned by the Washington Capitals.
Peluso has no points in three AHL games this season. The 28-year-old has appeared in 142 career NHL games, but none since the 2015-16 campaign. He has 14 points and 209 penalty minutes in his 142-contest NHL career. Fri, Oct 27, 2017 05:38:00 PM

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The Washington Capitals have signed Anthony Peluso to a one-year/two-way deal.

Peluso will get $650,000 in the NHL and $250,000 in the AHL. He had two assists in 22 games with the Manitoba Moose last season. He will need a lot of injuries in Washington to get a callup.
Sat, Jul 1, 2017 01:12:00 PM

Anthony Peluso has been waived by the Winnipeg Jets.

Winnipeg plans to send Peluso to AHL Manitoba if he goes unclaimed. He had five points and 44 penalty minutes in 35 games with the Jets last season.
Mon, Oct 10, 2016 11:49:00 AM

Anthony Peluso (undisclosed) is listed as day-to-day.

Peluso and injured center Ryan Olsen have skated this week. However, it's uncertain if Peluso will be ready for the start of the regular season.
Wed, Oct 5, 2016 09:45:00 AM

Anthony Peluso will be sidelined for 16 weeks after having shoulder surgery.

Through 35 games this season the 26-year-old has posted five points, 44 PIMs, and 81 hits. He has just 14 points in 142 career NHL games.
Sat, Mar 12, 2016 01:52:00 PM

Anthony Peluso (upper body) will miss the next three-to-four weeks.

That covers most of what's left of the season. Peluso has five points and 44 penalty minutes in 35 contests.
Fri, Mar 4, 2016 03:28:00 PM

Anthony Peluso suffered an upper-body injury in Thursday's overtime loss to the Islanders.

He left the game after seeing three shifts for 1:22 of ice time. Coach Paul Maurice said after the match that the outlooks was "not optimistic."
Fri, Mar 4, 2016 10:36:00 AM

Anthony Peluso and Paul Postma will be scratched against Carolina on Tuesday.

With 40 PIMs and 68 hits in 28 games this season, Peluso has had a fine season if you're in a reverse league. Except that he hasn't played a whole lot, which will continue to be the damper on his potential value.
Tue, Feb 16, 2016 06:29:00 PM

Anthony Peluso will see his first game since Jan. 26th when he skates on the Jets' fourth line Tuesday versus St. Louis.

Peluso will skate to the right of Chris Thorburn and Andrew Copp, for what could result in a ferocious fourth line. Peluso has posted 38 PIMs and 64 hits thus far in 27 games, so look for him to build on this opportunity.
Source: Lou Korac
Tue, Feb 9, 2016 07:30:00 PM

Coach Paul Maurice will withhold lineup changes for Saturday's match with Colorado.

Which means that the usual trio of Anthony Peluso, Paul Postma, and Adam Pardy will each be scratched. Peluso has produced a bit of fantasy value this season with 38 PIMs and 64 hits through 27 games
Sat, Feb 6, 2016 09:06:00 PM

Anthony Peluso, Paul Postma, and Adam Pardy will each be scratched from Friday's match with Carolina.

Only Peluso has produced a bit of fantasy value this season with 38 PIMs and 64 hits through 27 games. However he hasn't played since Jan. 26th.
Fri, Feb 5, 2016 07:01:00 PM

Anthony Peluso, Paul Postma, and Adam Pardy will each be scratched from Tuesday's tilt with Dallas.

Of the three, only Peluso has registered a modicum of fantasy value this season with 38 PIMs and 64 hits in 27 games thus far.
Tue, Feb 2, 2016 07:12:00 PM

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

Peluso has been a healthy scratch for a good chunk of the season, but he suited up in Winnipeg's last two games. Adam Pardy and Paul Postma will also watch from the press box.
Thu, Jan 14, 2016 08:17:00 PM

Anthony Peluso will play Tuesday night against the Sharks.

While he hasn't done much of his last five games, Peluso has managed to post 29 PIMs and 47 hits through 21 games this season. Not bad if your league rewards such things. He'll skate to the right of Joel Armia and Andrew Copp on Winnipeg's fourth line.
Tue, Jan 12, 2016 07:28:00 PM

Anthony Peluso will tag in for Mark Scheifele on Sunday against Buffalo.

It'll be the rugged winger's first action since December 15th, a span of 10 games. He's posted 29 PIMs and 45 hits through 20 games so far.
Sun, Jan 10, 2016 02:39:00 PM

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