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Sven Baertschi | Winger | #47

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (24) / 10/5/1992
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 190
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 1 (13) / CAL
Contract: view contract details

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Sven Baertschi scored his third goal of the pre-season in a 4-3 shootout loss to the Los Angeles Kings.
Baertschi is coming off a career high 18 goals last season. He has been impressive during the pre-season so far. His continued strong play will make him a strong candidate to start the season in a top-six role and eclipse the 20-goal mark for the first time in his career. He could be a sleeper candidate this season. Sep 23 - 2:08 PM

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Sven Baertschi's season has come to an end due to an "upper body/neck" injury.

He won't suit up against Edmonton this weekend, though coach Willie Desjardins doesn't believe he'll need surgery. The 24-year-old had a career season, posting 18 goals and 25 points in 68 games.
Apr 8 - 2:44 PM

Sven Baertschi was forced to leave the Canucks' game with Arizona on Thursday with an apparent injury.

It was noticed in the broadcast but there hasn't been any update from the team or reporters yet.
Apr 7 - 12:56 AM

Sven Baertschi scored Vancouver's lone goal in a 3-1 loss to San Jose on Sunday night.

Baertschi has quietly piled up 18 goals and 35 points in 66 games this season. He is already seven points past his previous career high.
Apr 3 - 12:04 AM

Sven Baertschi scored his 16th goal in a 4-3 OT loss for Vancouver against the Islanders on Thursday.

Baertschi's 16th goal is a career high for the 24-year-old who tallied 15 last season in 69 games. His 31 points in 55 games is also a career high. It looks like the Canucks have found a scorer when Jim Benning traded a second round draft selection to Calgary two years ago. There are some positives for the Canucks his year. Reid Boucher and Troy Stecher scored the other goals in a losing cause.
Mar 10 - 1:51 AM

Sven Baertschi was the difference-maker for the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday, helping them beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-3.

Baertschi is on a nice little hot streak, collecting four points (2G, 2A) in as many games. That two-goal output gives him a new career-high of 30 points while he matches a career-high of 15 goals. He continues to be a pleasant surprise for Vancouver.
Mar 5 - 1:56 AM

The Canucks were happy to get Sven Baertschi back in the fold on Thursday.

He registered an assist and had one shot in nearly 17 minutes of ice time in a 3-1 loss to San Jose. The 24-year-old winger sat out nine games and 22 days with a concussion. "He was good right from the first shift and right throughout the game," said coach Willie Desjardins. Baertschi has been successful alongside Bo Horvat this season. He has 13 goals and 28 points in 51 games.
Mar 4 - 11:45 AM

It's official, the Canucks will get Sven Baertschi back on Thursday against the Sharks.

He's been out since Feb. 7th with a concussion. The forward has 13 goals and 27 points this season and has been one of the few bright spots for the Canucks this season.
Mar 2 - 4:17 PM

Sven Baertschi (concussion) took to the ice to practice with the team on Thursday's ahead of the evening's match with San Jose.

He's been missing since Feb. 7th, and, rather fortunately, was not involved in the mumps virus outbreak. Baertschi appears to be on the cusp of returning to the lineup. Vancouver will also play twice in Los Angeles county over the weekend. We'll keep you posted on his status.
Mar 2 - 2:45 PM

Sven Baertschi (concussion) may return to the Canucks' lineup on Thursday against San Jose.

He's been out since Feb. 7th due to a concussion. The forward has 13 goals and 27 points this season and has been one of the few bright spots for the Canucks this season. Consider him day-to-day.
Mar 1 - 3:54 PM

Sven Baertschi (concussion) may be ready to return during Vancouver's road trip.

The Canucks start a three-game road swing at San Jose on Thursday night. Baertschi won't play on Tuesday night and he has been out since Feb. 7 due to a concussion.
Feb 28 - 3:19 PM

Sven Baertschi skated for the first time since suffering a concussion on February 7.

That is welcome news for the Canucks who haven't had much good news of late. The forward has 13 goals and 27 points this season and has been one of the few bright spots for the Canucks this season. Consider him day-to-day.
Feb 26 - 10:38 AM

Sven Baertschi has still yet to start skating after suffering a concussion on February 7.

Cody McLeod elbowed the Canucks winger in the head but received no disciplinary action from the NHL. Baertschi has been one of the few bright spots offensively for Vancouver as he is third on the team in goals and points with 13 and 27 respectively. There is no timetable for his return.
Feb 19 - 8:48 AM

Sven Baertschi was placed on injured reserve retroactive to Dec. 7th with a concussion.

Concussions can be difficult to recover from, so expect the Canucks to be cautious with him. Baertschi is still considered day-to-day, for now.
Feb 12 - 6:50 PM

Sven Baertschi (concussion) was sent home from Vancouver's road trip on Friday.

You can probably count him out of the weekend's slate of games in Boston and Buffalo. Concussions are tricky ailments, so consider him day-to-day for now.
Feb 10 - 1:54 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Henrik Sedin
2Bo Horvat
3Brandon Sutter
4Markus Granlund
5Michael Chaput
LW1Daniel Sedin
2Sven Baertschi
3Reid Boucher
4Alexander Burmistrov
5Brendan Gaunce
6Anton Rodin
RW1Thomas Vanek
2Brock Boeser
3Loui Eriksson
4Sam Gagner
5Jayson Megna
6Derek Dorsett
7Nikolay Goldobin
D1Alexander Edler
2Ben Hutton
3Michael Del Zotto
4Chris Tanev
5Troy Stecher
6Patrick Wiercioch
7Alex Biega
8Erik Gudbranson
9Olli Juolevi
G1Jacob Markstrom
2Anders Nilsson