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Lucas Lessio | Winger | #29

Team: Montreal Canadiens
Age / DOB:  (25) / 1/23/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 212
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 2 (56) / ARI

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Lucas Lession will become an unrestricted free agent after he didn't receive a qualifying offer from the Canadiens.
He shared time in the NHL and AHL last season. He contributed one goal and one assist in 12 games with Montreal. The Habs also didn't tender defenseman Darren Dietz a qualifying offer. Mon, Jun 27, 2016 03:41:00 PM

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Lucas Lessio won't return this week because of a knee injury.

He will sit out Montreal's last two games of the season. Lessio hasn't played since Mar. 24 and he contributed two points in 12 games with the Canadiens.
Wed, Apr 6, 2016 11:15:00 AM

Lucas Lessio is dealing with an undisclosed injury.

Lessio will miss Saturday's game as a result. He has a goal and an assist in 12 games this season.
Fri, Mar 25, 2016 01:40:00 PM

Lucas Lessio will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Buffalo Sabres.

Lars Eller was expected to miss tonight's game with an undisclosed injury, but he's on the ice for the pregame warmup. Lessio has one assist in five games since being acquired from Arizona earlier this season.
Thu, Mar 10, 2016 07:15:00 PM

Lars Eller is out with a lower body injury, so Lucas Lessio will tag in against the Stars on Tuesday.

Through 33 career NHL games the young forward has put up just five points, none of which have been scored in four games this season however. So we wouldn't expect much from Lessio.
Tue, Mar 8, 2016 06:19:00 PM

Lucas Lessio, Mike Brown, Victor Bartley will each be scratched against Winnipeg on Saturday.

There's a bit of potential value in Brown, who racked up 63 PIMs and 120 hits in 44 games with San Jose before the trade deadline. But Montreal doesn't really play that kind of game, so he may be stifled to say the least.
Sat, Mar 5, 2016 06:03:00 PM

Lucas Lessio and Morgan Ellis will be scratched from Saturday's match with Toronto.

While neither Lessio nor Ellis have mad an an impact on NHL ice, they both represent tantalizing future talents. Lessio has posted 10 goals and 21 points in 42 games with Springfield and St. John's of the AHL. While Ellis has posted an even more exciting 12 goals and 31 points in 56 games for St. John's from the blue line.
Sat, Feb 27, 2016 06:03:00 PM

After missing six games due to injury, Lucas Lessio will watch Wednesday's game from the press box.

Fresh off a three-game return to action following the injury layoff, the former Coyote failed to earn a point averaging 9:43 in ice time. The result is Lessio will step out of the lineup as a healthy scratch to make room for the returning Dale Weise.
Wed, Feb 24, 2016 06:57:00 PM

Lucas Lessio returns to Montreal's lineup during Thursday's match with Colorado.

The 23-year-old forward has just five points in 30 career NHL games, which isn't surprising given his production in the AHL this season with Springfield and St. John's of 10 goals and 22 points in 42 games.
Wed, Feb 17, 2016 06:34:00 PM

Lucas Lessio (lower body) will accompany the Montreal Canadiens on their upcoming road trip.

Montreal will play in Buffalo on Friday, Arizona on Monday, and Colorado on Wednesday. Lessio hasn't played since Feb. 2 and was originally projected to miss two-to-three weeks.
Thu, Feb 11, 2016 11:38:00 AM

Lucas Lessio is expected to miss the next two-to-three weeks.

Lessio only ended up playing in one game with Montreal before getting hurt. He has 10 goals and 21 points in 42 AHL contests in 2015-16.
Fri, Feb 5, 2016 11:48:00 AM

Lucas Lessio will miss Wednesday's game due to an unspecified injury.

Lessio was called up on Jan. 31 and made his NHL season debut on Tuesday. Sven Andrighetto will draw into the lineup as a result of Lessio's injury.
Wed, Feb 3, 2016 04:53:00 PM

The Montreal Canadiens recalled Lucas Lessio from the AHL.

Lessio was acquired from Arizona earlier this season. The 23-year-old hasn't played in the NHL this season, but he had two goals, five points and minus-10 rating in 26 games in 2014-15. He won't have any fantasy value going forward.
Sun, Jan 31, 2016 09:16:00 PM

Montreal has obtained Lucas Lessio from Arizona in a trade for Christian Thomas.

Lessio hasn't played for the Coyotes this year, but he has five points in 29 career NHL outings.
Tue, Dec 15, 2015 05:55:00 PM

The Arizona Coyotes have assigned Lucas Lessio to the minors.

Also heading to Springfield are: Craig Cunningham, Tyler Gaudet, Marek Langhamer, Dakota Mermis, Brendan Shinnimin and Niklas Treutle. The Coyotes also returned Christian Dvorak and Brendan Perlini to their respective junior teams.
Sun, Sep 27, 2015 02:10:00 PM

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