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Lucas Lessio | Winger | #53

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

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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. Feb 5 - 11:48 AM

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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.
Feb 3 - 4:53 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.
Jan 31 - 9:16 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

Lucas Lessio has been sent to the minors.

Lessio has two goals and five points in 26 contests in 2014-15. Arizona has already used three of its four available post-trade deadline callups on paper transactions (players demoted and immediately recalled to make them AHL playoff eligible) so the odds of Lessio being summoned before the end of the campaign aren't great.
Tue, Mar 3, 2015 10:49:00 AM

Lucas Lessio picked up an assist in Arizona's 5-2 loss to Colorado.

Lessio has two goals and five points in 22 games this season. He has the potential to be a factor offensively in future seasons, but he's not worth picking up for the rest of 2014-15 in standard leagues.
Tue, Feb 17, 2015 10:32:00 AM

Lucas Lessio has been called up by Arizona.

He scored his first NHL goal last Tuesday in a 6-1 loss to Chicago. Lessio has two points and 13 shots in nine matches this campaign with the Coyotes.
Mon, Jan 26, 2015 05:55:00 PM

Lucas Lessio has been sent to the minors.

Lessio might be recalled in time for Arizona's next game on Jan. 27. He has a goal and an assist in nine contests with the Coyotes.
Wed, Jan 21, 2015 01:02:00 PM

Lucas Lessio scored the only Arizona goal in a 6-1 trouncing at the hands of the Blackhawks Tuesday.

Lessio has been a reliable scorer at the AHL level, but has yet to see that translate to the NHL game. Given the struggles experienced by the Coyotes, he should receive every opportunity to find his game at the highest level.
Wed, Jan 21, 2015 02:04:00 AM

Lucas Lessio and BJ Crombeen will flank the fourth line Tuesday night against Chicago.

Lessio's an intriguing talent with 72 points in 90 career AHL games, but he's found the net just once in 11 NHL games. Crombeen meanwhile has 48 PIMs and 35 hits in 31 games this season. They'll skate on either side of Joe Vitale.
Tue, Jan 20, 2015 08:06:00 PM

Lucas Lessio will sit out Sunday's tilt with the Winnipeg Jets as BJ Crombeen tags in.

Lessio's an intriguing emerging talent for the Coyotes with 72 points in 90 career games with AHL Portland, but he's only managed a single point through 11 NHL games. Wait until he gets hot. Crombeen however has 48 PIMs and 33 hits in just 30 games this season, so if your league rewards those categories, pick him up for a boost.
Sun, Jan 18, 2015 06:56:00 PM

Lucas Lessio's assist on Mikkel Boedker's goal Saturday was his first point in his NHL career.

Lessio was drafted in the second round of the 2011 draft and Saturday's game was only his seventh contest in the NHL. He had nine goals and 16 points in 26 AHL games before his recall on Tuesday.
Sun, Jan 11, 2015 07:08:00 AM

Lucas Lessio will skate to the left of Sam Gagner and Mikkel Boedker on their second line Thursday night against the Jets.

They 21 year old Lessio has yet to record a point during his first six career NHL games, but he does have 60 points in 95 career AHL games for Portland.
Thu, Jan 8, 2015 08:16:00 PM

The Arizona Coyotes have called up Lucas Lessio.

Lessio has nine goals and 16 points in 26 AHL contests in 2014-15. Since being taken in the second round of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, Lessio has played in six NHL games.
Mon, Jan 5, 2015 12:13:00 PM

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2Alex Galchenyuk
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LW1Max Pacioretty
2Tomas Fleischmann
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