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Alex Killorn | Winger | #17

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (27) / 9/14/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 196
Drafted: 2007 / Rd. 3 (77) / TB
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Alex Killorn extended his scoring streak to four games during Saturday's 4-2 loss to the Flyers.
He now has two goals and four points in that span. The rugged winger now has 13 goals, thanks to the marker he picked up today, with 22 points in 41 games this season. Jan 7 - 4:54 PM

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Alex Killorn collected two helpers in a 4-1 win versus Detroit on Tuesday.

He had the primary helper on goals by Jonathan Drouin (power play) and Vladislav Namestnikov. Killorn has provided 17 points through 33 games this campaign.
Wed, Dec 21, 2016 11:09:00 AM

Alex Killorn waited until the third period to score against the Calgary Flames, but he managed to find the back of net twice as the Tampa Bay Lightning won with a margin of 6-3 Wednesday night.

Killorn’s first goal came barely 37 seconds into the third as the Bolts skated short-handed. His second goal was earned 45 seconds from the end of the game to provide bookends to the period. This was the first time this season that Killorn scored more than a single goal in a game. He also added an assist for a three-point effort. Killorn now has 10 goals and five assists through 30 contests.
Thu, Dec 15, 2016 02:17:00 AM

Alex Killorn scored in Tampa Bay's 4-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers

The Lightning went into the third period trailing 2-1, but Killorn managed to tie the game before Ryan Callahan gave them a lead just 12 seconds later. After a hot start, Killorn has slowed down considerably. He's scored just two goals in his last 14 contests (the goals have come in his last four games). Killorn has eight goals and four assists in 21 games this season. He's on pace to surpass his career-high of 17 goals.
Thu, Nov 24, 2016 01:31:00 AM

Alex Killorn scored a goal and an assist in Thursday's 4-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres.

The marker puts an end to his 10-game goalless drought. Killorn's power play goal in the second period gave the Bolts a 2-0 lead at the time and he also picked up the only assist on Nikita Kucherov's goal in the same frame. The 27-year-old has seven goals and three assists in 15 games this season.
Thu, Nov 17, 2016 09:59:00 PM

Alex Killorn will skate alongside Tyler Johnson and Ondrej Palat Monday night.

Killorn is changing lines with Brayden Point, who will play with Valtteri Filppula and Ryan Callahan, when the Lightning visit the New York Islanders. Killorn hasn't scored a goal since Oct. 27 and he hasn't earned a point in his last five outings.
Mon, Nov 14, 2016 06:04:00 PM

Alex Killorn found the back of the net in Thursday's 3-1 loss to the Montreal Canadiens.

Killorn was standing in front of the net when teammate Victor Hedman fed him with a gorgeous slap pass to make it 1-0 for the Lightning. The Bolts couldn't hold on for the win, as they allowed Montreal to score three unanswered goals over the final 20 minutes. Killorn has been terrific so far this season. The 26-year-old has six goals and one assist in seven games this season.
Thu, Oct 27, 2016 11:35:00 PM

Alex Killorn has lived up to his large contract so far this season.

Killorn signed a seven-year, $31.15 million contract in the off-season and the security of that deal seems to have put him at ease and has resulted in him playing exceptional hockey. In Tampa's first five games Killorn has scored four goals, including one Saturday night against the Senators in a 4-1 victory. The 26-year-old forward is tied for the team lead in scoring with five points and is certainly enjoying his stint centering a line featuring the talented Nikita Kucherov and Tyler Johnson. If Killorn is a free agent in your pool, go get him.
Sun, Oct 23, 2016 10:44:00 AM

Alex Killorn extended his goal streak to three consecutive games on Tuesday.

He has scored in each of Tampa Bay's first three games of the season. Killorn has been credited with just five shots, so his 60.0 shooting percentage is unlikely to last. Still, he is hot at the start of the year with four points in three matches.
Wed, Oct 19, 2016 11:47:00 AM

Alex Killorn opened the regular season with a goal and an assist in a 6-4 win over Detroit.

Killorn produced 40 points in 81 games last season. Scoring consistency has been an issue for him, but he can be a good contributor in bursts.
Fri, Oct 14, 2016 09:15:00 AM

Alex Killorn's recently inked seven-year, $31.15 million contract comes with a modified no-trade clause.

Killorn can't be traded without his permission from 2017-18 through 2019-20. After that, he can limit Tampa Bay's options to a list of 16 teams. He's coming off a season where he had 14 goals and 40 points in 81 contests.
Wed, Jul 20, 2016 12:14:00 AM

Alex Killorn has agreed to a seven-year, $31.15 million contract.

In other words, Killorn will come with a $4.45 million annual cap hit. The 26-year-old (27 in September) forward has recorded 41, 38, and 40 points in each of the last three seasons. Given his age, he's not really a prospect anymore and we have doubts that he'll ever achieve much higher heights offensively. He was coming off of a two-year, $5.1 million contract and had an arbitration hearing scheduled for July 20 that's now unnecessary.
Sun, Jul 17, 2016 01:20:00 PM

Alex Killorn has an arbitration hearing scheduled for July 20.

That gives Killorn and the Lightning the least amount of time possible before their hearing. He completed a two-year, $5.1 million contract. In 2015-16, he had 14 goals and 40 points in 81 games.
Source: NHLPA.com
Mon, Jul 11, 2016 04:42:00 PM

Alex Killorn has asked for salary arbitration.

Killorn is coming off of a two-year, $5.1 million deal. He had 14 goals and 40 points in 81 contests last season.
Source: NHLPA.com
Tue, Jul 5, 2016 06:12:00 PM

Alex Killorn got a qualifying offer from the Lightning on Monday.

Nikita Kucherov, Vladislav Namestnikov, Kristers Gudlevskis, Nikita Nesterov, Tye McGinn and Yanni Gourde received qualifying offers too. Killorn joins Kucherov and Namestnikov as the top priorities for this off-season among the team's restricted free agent crop.

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Steven Stamkos
2Tyler Johnson
3Valtteri Filppula
4Brian Boyle
5Gabriel Dumont
LW1Ondrej Palat
2Alex Killorn
3Vladislav Namestnikov
4Jonathan Drouin
5Cedric Paquette
6Michael Bournival
RW1Nikita Kucherov
2Ryan Callahan
3Brayden Point
4J.T. Brown
5Joel Vermin
D1Victor Hedman
2Anton Stralman
3Jason Garrison
4Braydon Coburn
5Nikita Nesterov
6Andrej Sustr
7Luke Witkowski
G1Ben Bishop
2Andrei Vasilevskiy