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Antoine Roussel | Winger | #21

Team: Dallas Stars
Age / DOB:  (28) / 11/21/1989
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 195
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Antoine Roussel (back spasms) will play Sunday night.
Roussel missed Friday's 2-1 win over St. Louis. He has 14 points and 95 penalty minutes in 49 games this season. Feb 18 - 5:43 PM

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Antoine Roussel (back spasms) will miss Friday's game.

Roussel skated prior to Thursday's practice, which provided some hope that he might be on track to play Friday, but he didn't join the Stars for Friday's optional skate. He has 14 points and 95 penalty minutes in 49 contests this season.
Feb 16 - 1:22 PM

Antoine Roussel (back spasms) was on the ice prior to Thursday's practice.

If all goes well, Roussel will skate with the Stars Friday morning. That might lead to him playing against St. Louis on Friday.
Feb 15 - 1:17 PM

Antoine Roussel missed Wednesday's practice because of back spasms.

Roussel is day-to-day as a result of the injury. He has 14 points and 95 penalty minutes in 49 games this season.
Feb 14 - 5:01 PM

Antoine Roussel appears ready to return from his illness tonight against the Minnesota Wild.

Roussel has missed the last two games due to his illness. He has very little fantasy value seeing as he has only picked up two points over his last 10 games. The 28-year-old forward could be useful in leagues that reward points for penalty minutes.
Feb 3 - 12:31 PM

Antoine Roussel's illness is more specifically a sinus infection.

Roussel has missed the Stars' last two games. He did skate on Friday though and might be able to return on Saturday.
Feb 2 - 4:54 PM

Antoine Roussel (illness) will not play in Thursday's game against the Arizona Coyotes.

Roussel was considered a game-time decision for tonight's game, but he didn't get the green light to play in this one. This will be the second straight game that he misses. He has five goals and 14 points in 44 games this season. Dillon Heatherington and Gemel Smith will serve as healthy scratches in this one.
Feb 1 - 8:48 PM

Antoine Roussel (illness) is a game-time decision on Thursday.

Roussel missed Tuesday's contest due to the illness. He has five goals and 14 points in 44 games this season.
Feb 1 - 4:02 PM

Antoine Roussel (illness) took part in Wednesday's practice.

Roussel also skated on Tuesday, but was ultimately unable to play in that night's game. He'll be re-evaluated before Thursday's contest.
Jan 31 - 3:59 PM

Antoine Roussel (illness) won't play Tuesday night.

Roussel took part in the Stars' optional morning skate, but he won't play against Los Angeles because of a nasal infection.
Jan 30 - 1:00 PM

Antoine Roussel's status is uncertain for Tuesday night due to a nasal infection.

Roussel is considered to be questionable to doubtful to play against Los Angeles. An update on his status will probably come after the morning skate.
Jan 29 - 5:07 PM

Antoine Roussel has found the back of the net in Dallas' last two games.

Roussel is up to five goals and 11 points in 31 contests this season. In standard fantasy leagues, his primary appeal is as a source of penalty minutes, but it doesn't hurt that he chips in offensively. He's finished in the 25-29 point range in each of his previous four seasons and he should end up around there again in 2017-18.
Sun, Dec 24, 2017 05:24:00 AM

Antoine Roussel (elbow) will draw back into the Stars' lineup on Friday.

Roussel has missed Dallas' last two contests. He has three goals and nine points in 26 games this season.
Thu, Dec 14, 2017 03:21:00 PM

Antoine Roussel (elbow) is close to returning to action.

"We think Roussel will play (at some point) in the next two games," said coach Ken Hitchcock. The Stars visit New Jersey on Friday and play in Philadelphia on Saturday. Roussel has missed the last two games with an elbow injury.
Thu, Dec 14, 2017 10:17:00 AM

Antoine Roussel (elbow) has been ruled out for Wednesday's game.

Roussel is considered day-to-day beyond that contest. He has nine points and 47 penalty minutes in 26 contests this season.
Wed, Dec 13, 2017 01:51:00 PM

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