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Jamie Oleksiak | Defenseman | #5

Team: Dallas Stars
Age / DOB:  (24) / 12/21/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'7' / 255
College: Northeastern University
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 1 (14) / DAL
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Jamie Oleksiak will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the New York Rangers.
Oleksiak is coming out of the lineup for Julius Honka. He has one goal, two assists and a minus-6 rating this season. He was minus-2 in his last game against Las Vegas. Dec 11 - 6:43 PM

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Jamie Oleksiak posted a goal, an assist and a plus-2 rating with a major penalty and a blocked shot in Tuesday's 5-2 loss against the Predators.

The multi-point game was a surprise, as Oleksiak entered with just one assist and a minus-6 rating across his first 18 contests. He offers fantasy owners next to nothing on the offensive end normally, but he is a decent source of hits (32) and blocked shots (20) through 19 outings.
Dec 6 - 12:16 AM

Jamie Oleksiak will be a healthy scratch on Tuesday night as the Dallas Stars visit the Vegas Golden Knights.

Oleksiak has just one assist in 16 games with the Stars this season. He has been scratched often this season, and has even played a game as a forward. He will be joined in the press box by Remi Elie.
Source: NHL.com
Nov 28 - 9:51 PM

Jamie Oleksiak will be a healthy scratch in Friday's game against Calgary.

Oleksiak has one assist and a minus-6 rating this season. It's the first time he serves as a healthy scratch since Nov. 4. Remi Elie will also be scratched in this one. Neither player will have fantasy value this season.
Source: NHL.com
Nov 24 - 9:06 PM

Jamie Oleksiak will play forward for the Stars on Monday night.

Dallas has injuries to Brett Ritchie, Radek Faksa and Tyler Pitlick, so Oleksiak will play up front versus Winnipeg. The defensman is projected to skate on the fourth line with Martin Hanzal and Gemel Smith.
Nov 6 - 3:40 PM

Jamie Oleksiak will be a healthy scratch on Saturday night as the Dallas Stars take on the Buffalo Sabres.

Oleksiak skated in the warm-ups but will ultimately watch the game in the press box alongside the injured Martin Hanzal and Brett Ritchie. The defenseman has yet to record a single point in eight games and is a -6 on the season.
Nov 4 - 8:04 PM

The Dallas Stars are expected to scratch Jamie Oleksiak tonight against the Blues.

Joining Oleksiak in the press box is Brett Ritchie (upper-body) as scratches. Oleksiak has appeared in eight games this season, picking up zero points. He will sit for the fifth time this season.
Source: Mike Heika
Nov 2 - 7:45 PM

Jamie Oleksiak will be a healthy scratch for the Dallas Stars against the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday.

Oleksiak is pointless in five games this season. The defenseman will be in the press box with Greg Pateryn and Gemel Smith.
Source: NHL.com
Oct 21 - 8:11 PM

Jamie Oleksiak is projected to play Thursday night.

Oleksiak's return is expected to make Julius Honka a healthy scratch against Arizona. Oleksiak doesn't have any fantasy value.
Oct 19 - 10:25 AM

Jamie Oleksiak will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's contest against Arizona.

Oleksiak suited up in each of the first four games of the regular season, but he's now been scratched in back-to-back contests. He finished with a minus-1 rating in each of those four outings. Greg Pateryn and Gemel Smith will also watch from the press box. None of these three players carry any fantasy value.
Oct 17 - 8:11 PM

Jamie Oleksiak was named a healthy scratch for the Dallas Stars prior to their game against the Colorado Avalanche Saturday night.

Oleksiak signed a one-year deal with Dallas during the off-season and play in and out of the lineup as an extra defenseman. He's not expected to have much fantasy value this season.
Source: NHL.com
Oct 14 - 7:13 PM

Jamie Oleksiak has signed a one-year, $964,688 contract with the Dallas Stars.

The Stars will have a crowded defense corps going into training camp with nine blueliners vying for NHL spots. Oleksiak tallied five goals and seven points in 41 games for Dallas in 2016-17.
Aug 4 - 3:10 PM

Jamie Oleksiak is still a restricted free agent looking for a new contract.

He chose not to file for salary arbitration. Mike Heika of the Dallas Morning News believes that Oleksiak's agent should consider asking for a trade before a contract is signed. If the defenseman wants to stay with the Stars then something may be worked out closer to training camp.
Aug 1 - 5:16 PM

Jamie Oleksiak (undisclosed) returned to action on Tuesday April 4.

Oleksiak was sidelined for two games. He had a plus-one rating in 18:45 minutes of ice time in his return.
Apr 5 - 3:25 AM

Jamie Oleksiak has been sidelined with an undisclosed injury.

The youngster has picked up five goals and seven points along with 37 PIMs, 45 blocks and 50 hits over 38 games this season. Consider him day-to-day, for now.
Apr 1 - 8:19 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Tyler Seguin
2Jason Spezza
3Martin Hanzal
4Radek Faksa
5Gemel Smith
LW1Jamie Benn
2Mattias Janmark
3Antoine Roussel
4Remi Elie
5Jason Dickinson
RW1Alexander Radulov
2Brett Ritchie
3Devin Shore
4Tyler Pitlick
D1John Klingberg
2Esa Lindell
3Marc Methot
4Dan Hamhuis
5Stephen Johns
6Julius Honka
7Greg Pateryn
8Jamie Oleksiak
G1Ben Bishop
2Kari Lehtonen