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Brenden Dillon | Defenseman | #4

Team: San Jose Sharks
Age / DOB:  (25) / 11/13/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 225
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Brenden Dillon is participating in his first Conference Final and he doesn't plan on taking it for granted.
"It's unreal," Dillon said. "It's crazy to think of guys like Pauly Martin or Brent Burns, these guys that have been in the league 11, 12 years, and this is the furthest they've gotten in their careers. I think the biggest thing for the younger guys that are having our first taste of playoff hockey ... every shift is so important and every game is big, but enjoy it too. It's pretty cool." He has skated in 13 games during the Sharks' current playoff run and he hasn't picked up a point yet. May 16 - 3:47 PM

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Brenden Dillon picked up a pair of helpers during Tuesday's 3-0 win over Minnesota.

Dillon is now up to 11 points, crossing the double-digit point threshold for the second time in his career. He still sits six points shy of his career high, so we'd leave him on the wire.
Apr 6 - 2:17 AM

Brenden Dillon returned from an upper-body injury on Wednesday.

In his first game since Feb. 9, Dillon logged 15:55 of ice time and posted a minus-1 rating in San Jose's 4-3 shootout loss to Colorado.
Feb 25 - 3:17 AM

Brenden Dillon (upper body) could be ready to go against St. Louis.

Dillon could go on Monday and that seemed to be the thought of many as the Sharks sent Mirco Mueller back to the minors Saturday. Dillon has only six points this season but his fantasy value lies in the hits and blocks category where has has 102 and 65 respectively.
Feb 21 - 10:19 AM

Brenden Dillon and Mirco Mueller will be scratched against Carolina on Friday night.

Dillon is expected to play at some point during San Jose's five game roadie, but this will be two of two he's sat out thus far. Dillon has recorded six points, 51 PIMs, 65 blocks, and 102 hits on the season.
Feb 19 - 6:31 PM

Brenden Dillon (upper body) will sit out against Tampa Bay on Tuesday night.

While Dillon is expected to play at some point during San Jose's current five game roadie, tonight, the first game, will not be the one. Dillon has recorded six points, 51 PIMs, 65 blocks, and 102 hits on the season.
Source: Corey Long
Feb 16 - 7:23 PM

Brenden Dillon will be going with the Sharks on their upcoming five-game road trip.

Dillon has missed the last two games with an upper-body injury. The timetable for his return is currently the 16th to the 24th of February, so we'll keep you posted. Dillon has recorded six points, 51 PIMs, 65 blocks, and 102 hits on the season.
Feb 14 - 5:38 PM

Brenden Dillon (upper body) probably won't return on Saturday.

Dillon missed Thursday's contest. He has a goal and six points in 52 games this season.
Feb 12 - 6:31 PM

Brenden Dillon has an upper-body injury.

It's likely not too significant though given that he still participated in Thursday's practice. All the same, he won't play Thursday night. He has six points and 51 penalty minutes in 52 contests this season. Matt Tennyson should draw into the lineup instead.
Feb 11 - 3:46 PM

Brenden Dillon registered an assist in a 5-3 win over Los Angeles on Tuesday.

Dillon has a goal and four assists in 34 games this season. The 25-year-old blueliner is not likely to ever be a big offensive threat, but he has averaged more than a PIM per game over his career thus far.
Wed, Dec 23, 2015 11:43:00 AM

Brenden Dillon found the back of the net in a 5-3 victory over Columbus on Sunday.

It was Dillon's first goal since January 13. He has three points in 21 games this season.
Mon, Nov 23, 2015 09:30:00 AM

Brenden Dillon collected his first goal of the pre-season in San Jose's 4-1 win over Arizona on Friday night.

Dillon was third only to Marc-Eduward Vlasic and Justin Braun in ice time on the team with 21:04 and three minutes on the penalty kill. Dillon went on to collect another shot, hit, block, and a minor penalty for a full night of hockey.
Sat, Sep 26, 2015 02:10:00 AM

Brenden Dillon has signed a five-year contract to remain with the San Jose Sharks.

The 24-year-old defenseman could have become a restricted free agent Wednesday. The contract has an average annual value of $3.27 million, CSN Bay Area’s Kevin Kurz reported. The Sharks acquired Dillon Nov. 21 in a trade with the Dallas Stars for defenseman Jason Demers and a third-round choice in the 2016 NHL Draft. Dillon scored two goals, added seven assists and posted a minus-11 rating in 60 games with the Sharks.
Mon, Jun 29, 2015 09:58:00 PM

Brenden Dillon and the Sharks are close to agreeing to a new deal.

"My kind of gut feel is that it should get done within the next little while, next few weeks," said Dillon's agent Jarrett Bousquet. "I don't see it dragging on any further. I think both sides feel that talks have been good and should be able to get something done." He does have arbitration rights if negotiations go south, but that doesn't appear as though it will happen.
Thu, Jun 25, 2015 03:53:00 PM

Sharks general manager Doug Wilson says that contract talks with Brenden Dillon are "progressing."

San Jose acquired the 24-year-old early during the season from the Stars for Jason Demers. He had 10 points in 80 games this season. Dillon, a restricted free agent, earned $1.25 million in 2014-15.
Sat, Jun 20, 2015 07:53:00 PM

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