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Brock Nelson | Center | #29

Team: New York Islanders
Age / DOB:  (26) / 10/15/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 212
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 1 (30) / NYI
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Brock Nelson scored the game-winning goal in a 3-1 win over the San Jose Sharks.
Nelson was left wide open alone in front of the net and quickly buried the feed Josh Ho-Sang for his 3rd goal of the season. All three have come in the last two games for the Islanders. Nelson is up to four points in four games but should finish off the season around the 40-50 point mark. Anders Lee and Cal Clutterbuck also scored for the Islanders in the win. Oct 15 - 1:20 AM

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Brock Nelson scored his first two goals of the season in Wednesday's 3-2 loss in Anaheim.

Nelson certainly did his part, beating John Gibson on a couple of even-strength tallies. However, none of his teammates were able to follow suit in the road loss. After being blanked in his first two outings Nelson has picked up two goals and an assist over the past two contests.
Oct 12 - 2:46 AM

Brock Nelson was dropped to the fourth line in Saturday's game against Buffalo.

Nelson didn't have a great preseason, but coach Doug Weight was impressed with the forward's performance on Saturday. "Brock's best game in, well, the year for sure, preseason too," Weight said. "He was good, he was physical, very assertive, very reliable and he created a lot of offense. That was exciting for me to see and I needed to see it frankly. That line was very good." He skated alongside Nikolay Kulemin and Jason Chimera.
Oct 8 - 5:53 PM

Brock Nelson scored twice for the United States in a 3-0 win over Italy on Wednesday in preliminary round action at the World Hockey Championship.

He has three goals and one assist in four games at the tournament so far. Nelson had 20 goals and 45 points in 81 games for the Islanders during the 2016-17 campaign.
May 10 - 5:33 PM

Brock Nelson scored a goal and two assists on Sunday to help the Islanders finish the year with six straight victories.

Nelson finishes with 20 goals and 45 points in 81 games. The 250year-old set a career high in points.
Apr 10 - 12:07 AM

Brock Nelson scored a goal in a 3-0 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday.

Nelson lost the puck going to the net but it bounced in off Jordan Staal and passed Lack for his 19th of the year. The goal gives him 42 points in 79 games this season, matching his career high of points with two games remaining in the regular season. He's a strong goal scorer who should only be owned in deeper fantasy formats. Scott Mayfield and Andrew Ladd also scored for the Islanders in the win.
Apr 6 - 9:56 PM

Brock Nelson will return to the Islanders' lineup on Thursday against the Jets.

Through 68 games this season Nelson has posted 16 goals and 38 points along with 30 PIMs with 43 hits and blocks.
Mar 16 - 6:42 PM

Brock Nelson is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

He won't be available to play on Tuesday night as a result. Nelson has generated three goals and four assists in the last 10 games.
Mar 14 - 6:39 PM

Brock Nelson found the back of the net in Friday's 2-1 shootout loss to the Chicago Blackhawks.

Nelson scored the game's first goal at the 13:27 mark of the second period. Unfortunately for the Islanders, Artemi Panarin tied the game with less than two minutes remaining. The 'Hawks ended up scoring two goals in the shootout. Nelson finished the game with a plus-1 rating and three shots on goal in 17:43 of ice time. Nelson has 14 goals and 35 points in 63 games this season.
Mar 3 - 11:23 PM

Brock Nelson scored two goals -- including the game winner in overtime -- and chipped in with an assist to help the New York Islanders edge the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs 6-5 in exciting NHL action Monday night.

Nelson delivered his 13th goal of the season at 2:42 of overtime. He scored his 12th at 13:48 of the second period. The Isles sent the game into OT on an Andrew Ladd deflection at 18:31 of the third period. Josh Bailey picked assists on Ladd's goal and Bailey's game winner and has 28 on the season. Bailey also scored his 13th to tie the game at 4-4 at 13:30 of the third. Ryan Strome had a goal (his eighth) and an assist (12th). Nelson collected his 13th assist on Strome's goal. Also producing a goal for New York was Nikolay Kulemin (ninth). Anders Lee had two assists to bring his season total to 13.
Feb 6 - 10:21 PM

Brock Nelson did something very special at home during Thursday's 6-4 loss to the Wild.

The Warroad, MN native scored a pair of goals in front of his hometown crowd. Which you could tell meant a lot to him. Nelson is now up to nine goals and 21 points in 35 games this season.
Fri, Dec 30, 2016 03:33:00 AM

Brock Nelson found the back of the net in Tuesday's 4-2 loss to the Washington Capitals.

Nelson opened the scoring at the 9:32 mark of the first period. Unfortunately for the Islanders, that's the only time they'd hold the lead in the game. The 25-year-old has seven goals and 11 assists in 28 games this season. Nikolay Kulemin also scored for the Islanders tonight.
Tue, Dec 13, 2016 10:04:00 PM

Brock Nelson registered an assist in a 3-2 victory over St. Louis.

Nelson has only been held off the scoresheet in one of his last five games. That gives him six goals and 17 points in 26 contests in 2016-17.
Fri, Dec 9, 2016 11:15:00 AM

Brock Nelson scored his first goal in five games during Thursday's 3-0 win over the Capitals.

Nelson now has points in three of his last four games, giving him six goals and 15 points in 23 games.
Fri, Dec 2, 2016 01:02:00 AM

Brock Nelson (lower body) was fine to play on Thursday night.

He logged 13:53 of ice time in the Islanders' 4-1 loss to Tampa Bay. Nelson sustained a suspected leg injury during Monday's contest against Vancouver, but he didn't miss any additional action.
Fri, Nov 11, 2016 05:01:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1John Tavares
2Mathew Barzal
3Brock Nelson
4Casey Cizikas
LW1Anders Lee
2Andrew Ladd
3Jason Chimera
4Alan Quine
5Shane Prince
6Nikolay Kulemin
RW1Jordan Eberle
2Josh Bailey
3Anthony Beauvillier
4Cal Clutterbuck
5Joshua Ho-Sang
D1Nick Leddy
2Johnny Boychuk
3Calvin de Haan
4Thomas Hickey
5Dennis Seidenberg
6Scott Mayfield
7Adam Pelech
8Ryan Pulock
G1Thomas Greiss
2Jaroslav Halak