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Victor Rask | Center | #49

Team: Carolina Hurricanes
Age / DOB:  (23) / 3/1/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 200
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 2 (42) / CAR
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Victor Rask has not had a goal nor an assist in his last 12 games.
That's a major slump for Rask who inked a six-year/$24 million extension this past summer. He has 13 goals and 32 points in 54 games thus far after getting 48 points last season. The 23-year-old has not been good on the draw as well as he won only three-of-11 Friday. "Whatever line he’s playing on he’s getting dominated on faceoffs a little bit," coach Bill Peters said. "When that happens it means you’re defending and that makes it tough. There are things he can do better, but I would recommend starting with the puck. That makes the game a little easier." Feb 19 - 5:33 AM

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Victor Rask scored a goal in Friday's 2-1 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks.

The goal put an end to Rask's nine-game goalless streak. Rask found the back of the net with just five seconds remaining in the second period to cut Chicago's lead to 2-1. Unfortunately for the 'Canes, that's as close as they'd come to tying the game. Rask has 11 goals and 17 assists in 39 games this season.
Jan 6 - 11:47 PM

Victor Rask snapped his five-game point drought on Thursday.

Rask recorded an assist in a 4-2 win over St. Louis. He has 10 goals and 27 points in 38 games, which puts him on pace to beat his career-high of 48 points.
Jan 6 - 10:42 AM

Victor Rask played well for the Carolina Hurricanes, but the San Jose Sharks won 4-3 on Saturday.

Rask collected two assists one game after he hit the 100-point plateau for his career. He generated six SOG while Jeff Skinner really fired away (11 SOG, one assist). It wasn't enough for the Canes to win, though.
Sun, Dec 11, 2016 01:36:00 AM

Victor Rask registered his 100th career point on Thursday night.

He picked up an assist on Brock McGinn's goal. Rask has generated nine goals and 19 points in 27 games this year.
Sat, Dec 10, 2016 08:32:00 AM

Victor Rask ended his six-game goal drought during Saturday's 4-2 loss to the Rangers.

The 23-year-old is now up to nine goals and 18 points 24 games this season. He scored 21 goals and 48 points last season.
Sat, Dec 3, 2016 07:33:00 PM

Victor Rask registered an assist in Carolina's 2-1 loss on Thursday.

Rask has recorded at least a point in three of his last four games. He has eight goals and 16 points in 19 contests in 2016-17.
Fri, Nov 25, 2016 09:56:00 AM

Victor Rask scored his eighth goal of the season in Carolina's 3-1 win over Winnipeg on Sunday.

The 23-year-old now has 15 points through 17 games, and is on-pace to steadily improve on his production output for the second straight season. Rask exceeded the point-per-game pace during his major-junior seasons, and appears to have found a consistent scoring touch in the NHL.
Sun, Nov 20, 2016 09:28:00 PM

Victor Rask scored a goal and an assist in Friday's 3-2 win over the Montreal Canadiens.

The Hurricanes found themselves 1-0 heading in the third period, but they scored three goals in the first 9:02 of the final frame. Rask helped set up Teuvo Teravainen's go-ahead goal and scored one of his own less than two minutes later (it proved to be the game-winning goal). Rask has seven goals and seven assists in 16 games this season.
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 11:27:00 PM

Victor Rask scored in Thursday's 4-2 loss to the Anaheim Ducks.

The goal put an end to Rask's six-game goalless drought. The Hurricanes found themselves down 3-0 in the second period, but they scored back-to-back goals to cut the gap to 3-2. Unfortunately for the 'Canes, that's as close as they would come to tying the game. Rask has five goals and six assists in 13 games this season. Teuvo Teravainen also found the back of the net for Carolina.
Thu, Nov 10, 2016 10:47:00 PM

Skating on a line with Jeff Skinner and Lee Stempniak, Victor Rask has produced points in each of Carolina's first eight regular-season games.

Rask has four goals and six assists, the second-longest streak to begin a season in Hurricanes/Hartford Whalers history behind Hall of Famer Ron Francis' 11-game point streak to start 1984-85. Rask is tied for ninth overall in the NHL scoring race.
Source: NHL.com
Mon, Oct 31, 2016 10:20:00 PM

Victor Rask picked up an assist on Sunday and is now riding an eight game scoring streak.

He is tied for ninth overall in the NHL scoring race with 10 points as he has yet to be shut out this season. The talented Finn had 21 goals and 48 points last season and looks ready to smash that mark this year. He should be owned in all formats of fantasy.
Mon, Oct 31, 2016 07:39:00 AM

Victor Rask contributed two assists in Friday's 3-2 win over the New York Rangers.

He has registered at least one point in each of Carolina's first seven games this season. Rask has collected four goals and five assists over that span.
Sat, Oct 29, 2016 09:18:00 AM

Victor Rask registered two assists in Carolina's 3-2 loss to Edmonton Tuesday night.

Rask extended his season-opening point streak to three games. He has two goals and four points over that span.
Wed, Oct 19, 2016 08:27:00 AM

Victor Rask scored his second goal in two games on Sunday.

Rask had 21 goals and 48 points last season in his second year in the league so the 23-year-old knows where the net is. He probably is capable of 50-55 points and that makes him draft-worthy in most pools.
Mon, Oct 17, 2016 07:01:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Jordan Staal
2Victor Rask
3Teuvo Teravainen
4Derek Ryan
5Jay McClement
LW1Jeff Skinner
2Joakim Nordstrom
3Phil Di Giuseppe
4Brock McGinn
RW1Sebastian Aho
2Elias Lindholm
3Lee Stempniak
4Viktor Stalberg
D1Justin Faulk
2Noah Hanifin
3Jaccob Slavin
4Brett Pesce
5Ryan Murphy
6Klas Dahlbeck
7Matt Tennyson
G1Cam Ward
2Eddie Lack