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Antoine Roussel | Winger

Team: Dallas Stars
Age / DOB:  (26) / 11/21/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 200
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Antoine Roussel scored the game-winning goal in Saturday's 3-0 win over Buffalo.
Roussel opened the scoring at the 6:22 mark of the first period. John Klingberg and Cody Eakin registered the assists on the goal. Roussel has four goals, nine points and 30 penalty minutes in 19 games this season. Nov 22 - 10:47 AM

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Antoine Roussel (upper body) will play Tuesday versus Toronto.

He has missed the last two games with an upper-body injury. Devin Shore is expected to be scratched to make room for Roussel's return.
Nov 10 - 3:56 PM

Antoine Roussel is available to play Tuesday, but it will be up to coach Lindy Ruff.

He is listed as a coach's decision to play against Toronto. Roussel has missed the last two games with an upper-body injury.
Nov 9 - 3:05 PM

Antoine Roussel, who missed Friday's game with an upper-body injury, is probable for Sunday's game against Detroit.

Dallas coach Lindy Ruff told reporters that he expected Roussel to be able to play Sunday. That's good news for owners of the Stars' pest.
Nov 7 - 1:08 PM

Antoine Roussel has an upper body injury, and is why he missed Friday's tilt with Carolina.

Roussel is having a nice season with two goals, six points, eight blocks, and 15 hits through 13 games this season. The injury is not considered serious.
Nov 6 - 10:15 PM

The Dallas Stars beat the San Jose Sharks 5-3 on Saturday with some thanks to Antoine Roussel.

Roussel and Vernon Fiddler scored a goal and two assists apiece for three-point afternoons. Roussel brings an intriguing mix of scrappy stats (especially PIM) and respectable point totals to the mix.
Oct 31 - 5:49 PM

Antoine Roussel registered the game-winning goal late in the third period to cap Dallas' comeback victory over Anaheim.

The Stars rallied from a 3-0 first-period deficit in the second stanza and Roussel got the winner at the 18:32 mark of the third. It was Roussel's first goal of the season and his third point in nine games. He didn't have a point in his previous five outings.
Oct 28 - 9:10 AM

Dallas Stars and Team France forward Antoine Roussel leads the World Hockey Championship with 34 PIMs through five games.

France unfortunately has just one win during their five games. The rugged forward, who is still pointless in the tournament, had another nice season for the Stars. He posted 13 goals, 25 points, and 148 PIMs through 80 games this past season.
May 10 - 8:24 PM

After serving his two game suspension, Antoine Roussel will skate to the left of Cody Eakin and Ryan Garbutt to form Dallas' second line on Tuesday night versus St. Louis.

Roussel has 11 goals and 22 points this season but his fantasy value is in penalty minutes as he is fourth in the league with 112 minutes combined with 78 hits.
Feb 17 - 7:56 PM

Antoine Roussel completed his two game suspension on Saturday.

Roussel was suspended for cross-checking Boston's Adam McQuaid in the neck. The Stars next play on February 17 when they are in St. Louis. Roussel has 11 goals and 22 points this season but his fantasy value is in penalty minutes as he is fourth in the league with 112 minutes.
Feb 15 - 5:20 AM

Antoine Roussel has been suspended for two games for cross-checking Boston's Adam McQuaid.

The incident occurred Tuesday's game at the 3:43 mark of the first period. Roussel delivered a cross-check to McQuaid's neck, which earned him a five-minute major and a game misconduct. He will be eligible to return on Tuesday, February 17 against St. Louis.
Feb 12 - 12:33 PM

Antoine Roussel will have a hearing with the NHL Thursday morning after cross-checking Boston's Adam McQuaid Tuesday night.

He was assessed a five-minute major and a game misconduct on the play, so his night came to an end less than four minutes into the contest. Roussel will likely be suspended for the infraction.
Feb 11 - 9:08 AM

Antoine Roussel registered his 10th goal of the season on Tuesday as part of 4-2 loss to the Blue Jackets.

With 20 points and 82 penalty minutes in what amounts to about half a season, Roussel is a fantasy gem in leagues that reward PIM and is probably still underrated despite the perennial love he receives from Rotoworld. Ales Hemsky also scored a goal for Dallas in the loss.
Jan 7 - 12:13 AM

Antoine Roussel scored the game-winner for the Stars in a 3-2 win over the New York Rangers on Monday.

The Stars agitator added three hits in 13:27 of ice-time. John Klingberg and Ales Hemsky rounded out the scoring for the Stars in a quiet night for the top players in green and white. Both Tyler Seguin and Jamie Benn were held off the score board. Dallas can thank goalie Kari Lehtonen and its' secondary scoring for this win.
Mon, Dec 29, 2014 11:34:00 PM

Antoine Roussel was one of the few members of the Stars to make a positive contribution despite a 4-0 loss to Toronto on Tuesday.

As is his style, Roussel racked up nine penalty minutes in the defeat and was one of just a few Dallas players who wasn't saddled with a negative plus/minus rating in the contest. His 85 PIM place him second in the league behind only the Penguins' Steve Downie.
Tue, Dec 23, 2014 10:43:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Tyler Seguin
2Jason Spezza
3Cody Eakin
4Vernon Fiddler
LW1Jamie Benn
2Patrick Sharp
3Antoine Roussel
4Mattias Janmark
5Travis Moen
6Curtis McKenzie
RW1Valeri Nichushkin
2Ales Hemsky
3Patrick Eaves
4Colton Sceviour
5Brett Ritchie
D1Alex Goligoski
2John Klingberg
3Johnny Oduya
4Jason Demers
5Jordie Benn
6Jyrki Jokipakka
7Patrik Nemeth
8Jamie Oleksiak
G1Kari Lehtonen
2Antti Niemi
3Jack Campbell