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Cam Atkinson | Winger | #13

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (27) / 6/5/1989
Ht / Wt:  5'8' / 182
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 6 (157) / CLM
Contract: view contract details

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Cam Atkinson registered two assists in a 4-1 win over Carolina on Tuesday.
Atkinson has recorded at least a point in three of his last four games. He has 21 goals and 43 points in 43 contests in 2016-17. Jan 18 - 4:45 AM

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Cam Atkinson scored an unassisted goal at the 18:10 mark of the first, but it was not enough as the Blue Jackets lost 4-3 to the Panthers Saturday night.

Atkinson has scored a goal in every other game in his last six attempts, which has made him a little less than consistent. Still, this was his 21st goal of the season and 41st point so players can be hopeful that he will start stringing points together with greater regularity in the coming games.
Jan 14 - 10:49 PM

Cam Atkinson scored his 20th goal of the season in Tuesday's game against Carolina.

Atkinson scored less than two minutes into the first period to give his team a 1-0 lead. Unfortunately for the Blue Jackets, they ended up losing the game 5-3. Atkinson was one of the biggest snubs from the All-Star Game rosters that were unveiled today. Not many people expected him to produce at this clip, but he's shown that he can be a solid fantasy producer on a regular basis. The 27-year-old has 40 points in 40 games this season.
Jan 10 - 10:27 PM

Cam Atkinson found the back of the net in Tuesday's 3-1 win over the Edmonton Oilers.

The Blue Jackets' winning streak has now hit an incredible 16 games. Atkinson opened the scoring at the 12:32 mark of the first period. He's been one of the biggest surprises of the 2016-17 season, as he's accumulated 18 goals and 38 points in 36 games this season. William Karlsson and Nick Foligno also scored for the Blue Jackets.
Jan 3 - 10:22 PM

Cam Atkinson has been on fire with 29 points in his last 23 games.

Atkinson scored twice on Saturday to lead Columbus to a 4-2 win as the Blue Jackets increased their win streak to 15 games. Atkinson has 17 goals and 37 points in 35 games which is hugely impressive but what makes it moreso is that he is coming off back-to-back 40 point seasons. He likely was not drafted in most pools but has been one of the best, if not the best, waiver wire pickups this season.
Jan 1 - 8:37 AM

Cam Atkinson is fine to play Thursday night.

He blocked a shot Tuesday and his status was uncertain Wednesday. Keep the red hot winger in your lineup. Atkinson has a seven-game point streak.
Thu, Dec 22, 2016 05:55:00 PM

Cam Atkinson (foot) may sit out Thursday's game versus Pittsburgh.

Atkinson was seen in a walking boot after Tuesday's contest due to a shot block. His foot was not broken, but he is uncertain to play against the Penguins. Oliver Bjorkstrand is up with the team on an emergency basis in case Atkinson can't play.
Wed, Dec 21, 2016 05:39:00 PM

Cam Atkinson scored two goals in Tuesday's 3-2 shootout win over the Los Angeles Kings.

What a night and what a season for the Blue Jackets forward. Atkinson also converted on his shootout attempt in this one. He now has 14 goals and 33 points in 30 games this season. He's on pace to score 90 points this season, which would obliterate his career-high of 53. He's a must-start in all fantasy leagues. The Blue Jackets have won 10 games in a row.
Tue, Dec 20, 2016 10:19:00 PM

Cam Atkinson has a six-game point streak going into Tuesday's match against Los Angeles.

He has four goals and six helpers over that span. Atkinson is enjoying a breakout year in 2016-17 with 12 goals and 31 points in 29 contests.
Tue, Dec 20, 2016 05:05:00 PM

Cam Atkinson has been red hot this season.

Just seven times through 29 games this season, including Sunday's 4-3 overtime win over the Canucks, has he been held pointless. Today he picked up his eighth multi-point game of the season with a goal and an assist, giving him 12 goals and 31 points.
Sun, Dec 18, 2016 08:47:00 PM

Cam Atkinson is on a four-game point streak.

Atkinson extended that run by scoring a goal in Columbus' 3-1 win over Edmonton on Tuesday. He has 11 markers and 28 points in 27 games this season.
Wed, Dec 14, 2016 04:25:00 AM

Cam Atkinson scored a goal and an assist in Friday's 4-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings.

Atkinson opened the scoring with a shorthanded goal at the 3:08 mark of the first period. He then picked up the primary assist on Brandon Dubinsky's go-ahead goal (2-1) in the second period. Atkinson now has nine goals and 25 points in 25 games this season. He probably won't be able to stay at a point-per-game pace, but he's still worth owning in all fantasy formats.
Fri, Dec 9, 2016 11:43:00 PM

Cam Atkinson posted two points against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday.

He earned a goal and an assist in a 5-3 win for Columbus. Atkinson netted a shorthanded marker in the third period for his eighth of the season. He has 19 points in 19 contests.
Sat, Nov 26, 2016 11:06:00 AM

Columbus forward Cam Atkinson had both of the Blue Jackets' goal in a 3-2 overtime loss to the visiting Colorado Avalanche Monday night.

Atkinson opened the game's scoring with his sixth goal of the season at 9:00 of the first period. He recorded his seventh goal in dramatic fashion at 19:53 of the third period, setting up overtime.
Mon, Nov 21, 2016 10:29:00 PM

Cam Atkinson scored the game-winning goal in Tuesday's 2-1 OT win over the Washington Capitals.

Caps forward Nicklas Backstrom opened the scoring in the second period, but the Blue Jackets got a goal from rookie Zach Werenski in the third period before Atkinson won it. Atkinson's been rolling of late. He picked up four assists in Columbus' previous game against St. Louis and he's netted nine points in his last seven contests. The 27-year-old has five goals and eight assists in 14 games.
Tue, Nov 15, 2016 09:48:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Brandon Dubinsky
2Alexander Wennberg
3William Karlsson
4Lukas Sedlak
LW1Boone Jenner
2Brandon Saad
3Scott Hartnell
4Matt Calvert
RW1Cam Atkinson
2Nick Foligno
3Sam Gagner
4Josh Anderson
5David Clarkson
D1Seth Jones
2Ryan Murray
3Jack Johnson
4Zach Werenski
5David Savard
6Dalton Prout
7Scott Harrington
8Markus Nutivaara
G1Sergei Bobrovsky
2Joonas Korpisalo