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David Desharnais | Center | #51

Team: New York Rangers
Age / DOB:  (31) / 9/14/1986
Ht / Wt:  5'7' / 180
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David Desharnais will reportedly play in the KHL with Yaroslavl Lokomotiv next season, according to Louis Jean of TVA Sports.
Desharnais, who was eligible for unrestricted free agency, skated in 71 game with the New York Rangers in 2017-18. He produced six goals and 22 assists. Desharnais has accumulated 282 points in 524 career NHL contests. May 15 - 10:19 AM

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David Desharnais will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the New York Islanders.

Desharnais has six goals and 28 points in 71 games this season. He hasn't scored a goal since February 5th. The pending unrestricted free agent might be entering his final few days in the NHL.
Apr 5 - 6:40 PM

David Desharnais (wrist) returned to action on Tuesday April 3.

Desharnais missed Saturday's game due to the ailment. He had a shot on goal in 4:25 minutes in his return.
Apr 4 - 3:01 AM

David Desharnais did not play Saturday night due to a wrist injury.

Desharnais injured himself blocking a shot Friday night. It was originally reported that the veteran forward was a healthy scratch, but that was not the case. Consider Desharnais day-to-day for now.
Apr 1 - 11:17 AM

David Desharnais will be a healthy scratch in Saturday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes.

Desharnais picked up an assist in last night's game against the Lightning, but the Rangers will shuffle things up a little bit tonight. He has six goals and 28 points in 70 games this season. It's the fourth time in five games that he'll watch from the press box. Cody McLeod and Peter Holland will also serve as healthy scratches.
Mar 31 - 6:43 PM

David Desharnais will be a healthy scratch in Wednesday's game against the Washington Capitals.

Desharnais has six goals and 27 points in 69 games this season. This is the third consecutive game he watches from the press box. Paul Carey and Peter Holland will also serve as a healthy scratch.
Mar 28 - 7:52 PM

David Desharnais will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the Washington Capitals.

This will be the second straight game he watches from the press box. The 31-year-old has six goals and 27 points in 69 games this season. There's a good chance the pending unrestricted free agent will have to settle for a PTO this summer if he wants to stick in the NHL. Paul Carey and Peter Holland will also watch the game from the press box.
Mar 26 - 7:11 PM

David Desharnais will be a healthy scratch in Saturday's game against the Buffalo Sabres.

Desharnais has just six goals and 27 points in 69 games this season. Peter Holland will be taking his spot in the fourth line.
Mar 24 - 6:39 PM

Based on Friday's line combinations, look for David Desharnais to be a healthy scratch Saturday.

Peter Holland took his spot on the fourth unit and is expected to go Saturday. Desharnais has six goals and 27 points in 69 games this season with a horrible minus-23 rating. You should not have to adjust your lineup as Desharnais should not be in there.
Source: NY Post
Mar 24 - 9:14 AM

David Desharnais is no longer dealing with kidney stones.

Desharnais managed to play on Monday despite dealing with the painful condition, but he had passed them before Wednesday's contest. He has six goals and 27 points in 66 contests this season.
Source: NY Post
Mar 15 - 9:41 AM

David Desharnais will play tonight despite suffering from kidney stones.

Give credit to Desharnais who'll play despite dealing with stones. Peter Holland will be a healthy scratch to make room for the veteran center.
Mar 12 - 6:49 PM

David Desharnais (kidney stones) is a game-time decision on Monday.

By the sounds of it, Desharnais hasn't passed the kidney stones yet. It's a painful situation to say the least, but Rangers coach Alain Vigneault isn't ruling him out.
Mar 12 - 1:42 PM

David Desharnais missed Saturday's game with kidney stones.

Ouch. That's a tough ailment to have as anyone who has ever had kidney stones knows. There is no timetable for his return at this time. Desharnais has six goals and 27 points this season in 64 games.
Source: NY Post
Mar 11 - 8:21 AM

David Desharnais will be a healthy scratch in Saturday's game against the Florida Panthers.

Peter Holland will be taking his spot in the lineup. He has six goals and 21 assists in 64 games this season. Desharnais won't have any fantasy value going forward.
Mar 10 - 6:41 PM

David Desharnais will move up to New York's top-six forward group on Tuesday night against Winnipeg.

Mika Zibanejad is out with an illness, so Desharnais is slated to start the contest between Chris Kreider and Pavel Buchnevich. Desharnais has six goals and 27 points in 62 matches this campaign.
Mar 6 - 5:30 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Mika Zibanejad
2Kevin Hayes
3Ryan Spooner
4Peter Holland
5Vinni Lettieri
LW1Chris Kreider
2Vladislav Namestnikov
3Jimmy Vesey
4Cody McLeod
5Ryan Gropp
6Matt Beleskey
RW1Mats Zuccarello
2Pavel Buchnevich
3Jesper Fast
D1Kevin Shattenkirk
2Brady Skjei
3Tony DeAngelo
4Marc Staal
5Ryan Sproul
6John Gilmour
7Steven Kampfer
8Rob O'Gara
9Neal Pionk
G1Henrik Lundqvist
2Ondrej Pavelec