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Micheal Ferland | Winger | #79

Team: Carolina Hurricanes
Age / DOB:  (26) / 4/20/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 208
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 5 (133) / CAL
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The Carolina Hurricanes have acquired Micheal Ferland from the Calgary Flames on Saturday afternoon.
Ferland is part of a major deal that saw Dougie Hamilton and prospect Adam Fox head to Carolina for Noah Hanifin and Elias Lindholm. The 26-year-old is coming off a career season in 2017-18, as he put up 21 goals and 20 assists in 77 games. Ferland is more of a physical, complimentary player that can chip in offensively. It would be surprising to see him score as many goals this season as he did last year. He has one year remaining on his contract that comes with a cap hit of $1.75 million. Ferland will be an unrestricted free agent next summer. Jun 23 - 2:00 PM

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While Micheal Ferland set new career-highs in 2017-18, the expectation is that he can do better next season.

Ferland took a big step forward this season with 21 goals and 41 points in 77 games. Going into the campaign, he had a career-high of 25 points. "A year ago, I told him I thought he could score 20-some goals. I think he can score 30 now," said Flames head coach Glen Gulutzan said. "He has to find that level of consistency within himself too, to be more consistent and recognize he’s a pretty good player in this league. I think we got 50 really good games out of Ferly. I still think there’s room for him to play more." The belief that Ferland can do better if he was consistent isn't hard to understand. Ferland had 20 goals in his first 50 games this season and just one in his final 27 contests. So had he not gone through a drought in the final stretch of the season, a 30-goal showing in 2017-18 wouldn't have been out of the range of possibilities.
Source: Calgary Sun
Apr 12 - 8:21 AM

Micheal Ferland scored a goal and picked up an assist in a 7-4 loss to the San Jose Sharks.

Ferland continues his very impressive season, totalling 21 goals and 39 points in 67 games this season. As long as he continues to play with Johnny Gaudreau and Sean Monahan, the 25-year-old forward will be worth a spot on your fantasy roster. Mark Jankowski, Troy Brouwer and Johnny Gaudreau also scored in the win.
Mar 17 - 12:57 AM

Micheal Ferland had an assist in a 1-0 win against Edmonton Tuesday night.

Ferland has recorded a point in three of his last four games. He has 20 goals and 37 points in 66 contests in 2017-18. That's well above his previous career-high of 25 points. The 25-year-old has been improving steadily over the last few years, though he might not have much upside left.
Mar 14 - 9:03 AM

Micheal Ferland will return to action from an upper-body injury on Monday night.

Ferland will be back on the top line, with Sean Monahan and Johnny Gaudreau, after he missed four games due to injury. He has 20 goals and 34 points in 61 games this season.
Mar 5 - 4:38 PM

The Calgary Flames are hoping that Micheal Ferland (upper body) is able to play on Monday.

Ferland has missed the last four games and that has taken its toll on the Flames top line as Johnny Gaudreau is pointless in his last four and fellow linemate Sean Monahan has a goal. Both are minus-four and miss their linemate. "If I’m a betting man right now, he’s going to be in on Monday," coach Gary Gulutzan said. "He’ll be on the trip. Everything’s a go as long as there are no setbacks." Ferland has 20 goals and 34 points in 61 games this season. Get him back in your lineup.
Source: Calgary Sun
Mar 5 - 5:15 AM

Micheal Ferland has shed his non-contact jersey during today's practice.

Ferland has missed Calgary's last four games due to his undisclosed injury. He's nearing a return and the Flames will be itching to get him and his 20 goals back in the lineup.
Mar 3 - 2:02 PM

Micheal Ferland (undisclosed) took part in Friday's morning skate.

Ferland was wearing a no-contract jersey though, so his return likely isn't imminent. He's missed the Flames' last three games.
Mar 2 - 1:06 PM

Micheal Ferland (undisclosed) didn't skate at Monday's practice.

Ferland remains day-to-day. It doesn't seem like he will be ready to play on Tuesday night.
Feb 26 - 1:32 PM

Micheal Ferland (undisclosed) won't play in Saturday afternoon's game against the Colorado Avalanche.

Ferland was injured in last week's game against the Nashville Predators. The Flames are hoping that sitting him out today will allow him to get healthy enough to return. He has 20 goals and 34 points in 61 games this season.
Feb 24 - 2:29 PM

Michael Ferland is questionable for Saturday afternoon's game against Colorado.

Ferland was held out of the third period of Thursday night's 5-2 win over Arizona after aggravating an injury he sustained on February 15th against Nashville. It is unclear if he will be able to suit up for Saturday's matinee against the Avs. Check back with us closer to the 4:00 pm ET puck drop for an update.
Feb 24 - 10:58 AM

Micheal Ferland was held out of the third period of Thursday's game.

Ferland was actually hurt back on Feb. 15th, but remained in the lineup. Flames coach Glen Gulutzan said that Ferland was taken out of Thursday's contest for precautionary reasons, so perhaps he'll still be available on Saturday. We'll list him as day-to-day for now.
Source: Calgary Sun
Feb 23 - 4:19 AM

Micheal Ferland is on a three-game point streak.

Ferland registered an assist in the Flames' 3-2 overtime win against Chicago on Tuesday. He's up to 20 goals and 33 points in 52 contests in 2017-18. He's already well beyond his previous career-high of 25 points.
Source: Calgary Sun
Feb 7 - 5:45 AM

Micheal Ferland netted his 20th goal of the season on Thursday.

This is the first time that Ferland, 25, has reached that milestone. His previous career-high was 15 goals, which was set in 2016-17. His 31 points in 50 games this season is also a new personal best.
Source: Calgary Sun
Feb 2 - 4:48 AM

Micheal Ferland scored a goal and registered an assist in a 5-1 win over Tampa Bay Thursday night.

Ferland is on a four-game goal scoring streak. On top of that, he's netted seven goals in his last 10 contests. His recent success has pushed him to 19 goals and 28 points in 42 contests. He's normally not a significant offensive contributor, but he's worth a look in standard leagues while he's hot.
Source: Calgary Sun
Jan 12 - 6:01 AM

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PosRoleName
C1Jordan Staal
2Victor Rask
3Derek Ryan
LW1Jeff Skinner
2Sebastian Aho
3Jordan Martinook
4Joakim Nordstrom
5Phil Di Giuseppe
6Brock McGinn
RW1Teuvo Teravainen
2Micheal Ferland
3Justin Williams
4Lee Stempniak
D1Justin Faulk
2Dougie Hamilton
3Jaccob Slavin
4Brett Pesce
5Trevor van Riemsdyk
G1Cam Ward
2Scott Darling