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Sven Baertschi | Winger | #47

Team: Vancouver Canucks
Age / DOB:  (25) / 10/5/1992
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 192
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 1 (13) / CAL
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Sven Baertschi posted two assists with a plus-1 rating in Wednesday's 4-3 loss against the visiting Panthers.
The Swiss-born left winger has picked up the pace over the past four outings with a goal and four points, averaging a point per game during the span. He remains on pace for a career-high 40 points. After total just 28 points over 66 NHL games across his first three-plus season in Calgary, he has found a home in Vancouver. Baertschi has 12 or more goals in each of his first three full seasons with the Canucks, and this one is on pace for his best production yet. Feb 15 - 4:17 AM

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Sven Baertschi struck for his 11th goal, the game-winning tally in overtime, in Tuesday's 4-3 win against the Avalanche.

After years of toiling in relative obscurity in Calgary, Baertschi has found a home in Vancouver. He has three consecutive campaigns with at least 10 goals, and he is on pace for a career high 40 points. He also has a career-high seven power-play markers this season after managing five goals on the man advantage in each of his first five-plus NHL seasons.
Jan 31 - 2:36 AM

Sven Baertschi could get a boost with Bo Horvat set to return.

Horvat has been out since Dec. 5 and Baertschi, who was held back by injuries as well, has one goal and two assists in his last seven outings. Getting them back together alongside Brock Boeser should help the Canucks. Baertschi has 20 points in 35 games this season.
Jan 21 - 7:09 PM

Sven Baertschi (broken jaw) will return to the lineup on Sunday night versus Montreal.

Baertschi will play alongside Daniel Sedin and Henrik Sedin in the contest. He has been sidelined since Dec. 9 because of fractured jaw. The 25-year-old has eight goals and 18 points in 30 games this year.
Jan 7 - 4:53 PM

Sven Baertschi (broken jaw) should be regarded as day-to-day at this point.

Baertschi will miss Saturday's contest, but he could return as early as Sunday. He has eight goals and 18 points in 30 contests this season.
Jan 5 - 1:59 PM

Sven Baertschi (broken jaw) return to a full practice today.

Baertschi broke his jaw on December 9th and was wearing a visor with the attachable jaw protector during practice. The 25-year-old Swiss forward has 18 points in 30 games this season and will be a welcome addition to the lineup.
Jan 3 - 2:37 PM

Coach Travis Green said that Sven Baertschi (fractured jaw) is slated to return at some point during the team's upcoming road trip.

The Canucks host Anaheim on Tuesday before going on the road for the next seven contests, including two games over the weekend against Toronto and Montreal. It's unclear when he will be ready to play.
Jan 1 - 5:48 PM

Sven Baertschi (fractured jaw) has been skating.

Based on Baertschi's original timetable, he's expected to return in mid-to-late January. He has eight goals and 18 points in 30 contests in 2017-18.
Fri, Dec 29, 2017 04:24:00 PM

Sven Baertschi will be sidelined for four-to-six weeks due to a fractured jaw.

Coach Travis Green said that surgery will not be required. Baertschi was hit in the face by a puck on Saturday night. The Canucks were already missing Bo Horvat due to a long-term injury and now another top-six forward is down.
Mon, Dec 11, 2017 12:58:00 PM

Sven Baertschi was struck in the face by the puck during Saturday's game.

Baertschi is traveling back to Vancouver to be evaluated while the rest of the squad will play in Winnipeg on Monday. He has eight goals and 18 points in 30 contests this season.
Sun, Dec 10, 2017 03:11:00 PM

Sven Baertschi picked up a goal and an assist in a 4-3 overtime loss to the St. Louis Blues.

Baertschi picked up Loui Eriksson's rebound and slid home his seventh goal of the season. He's up to 15 points in 20 games, putting him on a 62 point pace. He's turned into quite a steal for the Canucks considering they only gave up a 2nd round pick to acquire the talented forward back in 2015.
Sun, Nov 19, 2017 01:00:00 AM

Sven Baertschi scored a power-play goal in the third period Tuesday in Los Angeles and it stood up as the game-winning tally.

It was Baertschi's first game-winner of the season, but he has been pretty productive in most other situations. The Swiss-born winger has posted six goals with 10 points over his past 11 games, emerging as a decent depth forward for fantasy owners in pools with 12 or more teams.
Wed, Nov 15, 2017 02:13:00 AM

Sven Baertschi scored the Canucks' lone goal in a 4-1 loss to the Anaheim Ducks Thursday.

Baertschi's fifth goal of the season gave the Canucks a 1-0 lead against Anaheim on Thursday, but only for about five minutes. The Canucks weren't able to generate more offense, resulting in the 4-1 loss. Baertschi now has five goals and 12 points in 16 games.
Fri, Nov 10, 2017 12:54:00 AM

Sven Baertschi's first two goals of the season drove the Canucks past the Red Wings 4-1 on Sunday.

Baertschi now has five points through eight games, a solid start for the 25-year-old who managed 35 points in 68 games last season. Bo Horvat also had two points to help Vancouver win their second straight.
Sun, Oct 22, 2017 10:43:00 PM

Vancouver forward Sven Baertschi (illness) was not present at the start of practice.

We will keep you updated when one is provided at the conclusion of practice. Hopefully Baertschi won't miss much time as he was playing well during the pre-season and was a popular breakout candidate.
Sat, Sep 30, 2017 01:37:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Henrik Sedin
2Bo Horvat
3Nic Dowd
4Markus Granlund
5Brandon Sutter
LW1Daniel Sedin
2Loui Eriksson
3Sven Baertschi
4Brendan Gaunce
5Darren Archibald
RW1Brock Boeser
2Thomas Vanek
3Sam Gagner
4Jake Virtanen
5Derek Dorsett
6Nikolay Goldobin
D1Alexander Edler
2Chris Tanev
3Michael Del Zotto
4Ben Hutton
5Troy Stecher
6Alex Biega
7Derrick Pouliot
8Erik Gudbranson
9Philip Holm
G1Jacob Markstrom
2Anders Nilsson