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Jesper Fast | Winger | #19

Team: New York Rangers
Age / DOB:  (25) / 12/2/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 190
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 6 (157) / NYR
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The Rangers will welcome Jesper Fast back to the lineup on Friday against the Panthers.
Through 59 games this season Fast has posted five goals and 20 points, along with 33 blocks and 90 hits while seeing just under 14 minutes per game on average. Mar 17 - 5:51 PM

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Jesper Fast (shoulder) is set to return on Friday.

Fast will be playing in his first game since Feb. 28. He has five goals and 20 points in 59 contests this season.
Mar 17 - 11:34 AM

Jesper Fast (separated shoulder) skated before practice Saturday.

Fast was expected to be out two-three weeks when he was hurt on February 28. That prognostication remains to be seen if it is true. He has five goals and 20 points this season so his fantasy value is negligible.
Source: NY Post
Mar 12 - 10:09 AM

Jesper Fast will miss two-three weeks with a separated shoulder according to Rangers coach Alain Vigneault.

Fast suffered the injury when he was steamrollered by Alex Ovechkin Tuesday. He has five goals and 20 points this season so his fantasy value is negligible.
Mar 1 - 1:18 PM

Jesper Fast's undisclosed injury is believed to be a shoulder separation.

He could be out indefinitely if that is the case. Fast was injured on Tuesday night against Washington. Stay tuned for updates.
Mar 1 - 11:44 AM

Jesper Fast sustained an undisclosed injury in the third period of Tuesday's game.

Fast probably hurt his shoulder on a hit from Alex Ovechkin. That being said, we don't know much about the injury yet, including any details about its severity.
Source: NY Post
Mar 1 - 7:01 AM

Thanks to the goal he scored in Sunday's 5-2 loss to the Blue Jackets, Jesper Fast now has points in three of his last four games.

It was Fast's fifth goal of the season, giving him 20 points through 58 games. Through 206 career games he has 21 goals and 64 points.
Feb 26 - 8:51 PM

Jesper Fast scored his first game-winner of the season as the Rangers took out the Flames 4-3 on Sunday.

Fast put the Rangers up 4-2 with just under eight minutes to go in the third period, and held up as the winner after the Flames got one back shortly later. The tally gives him four goals and 16 points 48 games this season.
Feb 5 - 4:54 PM

Jesper Fast will return Tuesday after recovering from an upper-body injury.

He has been out of action for the last four games. Fast is projected to play with Jimmy Vesey and Brandon Pirri on the fourth line.
Jan 31 - 3:33 PM

Jesper Fast (upper body) isn't expected to play until after the All-Star break.

He is projected to miss seven-to-10 days with an upper-body injury. Fast was hurt in Tuesday's game against Dallas.
Jan 18 - 2:14 PM

Jesper Fast returned to action Fiday night against the Maple Leafs.

He had been battling the flu but was good to go against Toronto. Fast took 17 shifts and had 10:42 of ice time during which he wnet minus one and took two shots on goal.
Jan 14 - 1:35 AM

Jesper Fast didn't skate on Thursday due to the flu.

Fast should be regarded as questionable for Friday's game as a result. He has three goals and 15 points in 42 contests this season.
Jan 12 - 6:09 PM

Jesper Fast scored in Tuesday's 2-1 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks.

Fast's goal was pretty nice, as he batted the puck into the net after it hit him in the chest near the Hawks net. The marker put an end to Fast's 17-game goalless drought. He has three goals and 10 assists in 31 games this season. Oscar Lindberg picked up the only assist.
Tue, Dec 13, 2016 10:22:00 PM

Jesper Fast snapped his seven-game point drought during Thursday's 4-3 loss to the Sabres.

Fast collected his ninth helper of the season, giving him 11 points in 25 games this season. Last season, his first full with the Rangers, he tallied 20 helpers and 30 points in 79 games.
Thu, Dec 1, 2016 11:52:00 PM

Jesper Fast has seen his playing time decline compared to 2015-16.

Fast is averaging 13:10 minutes per contest, down from 14:56 minutes last season. We might see that change as the season progresses, but it's a troubling sign. Fast has no goals and four assists in 10 games in 2016-17.
Thu, Nov 3, 2016 09:36:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Derek Stepan
2Mika Zibanejad
3Kevin Hayes
4Brandon Pirri
5Oscar Lindberg
LW1Rick Nash
2Chris Kreider
3Michael Grabner
4Matt Puempel
5Jimmy Vesey
6Tanner Glass
RW1Mats Zuccarello
2J.T. Miller
3Jesper Fast
4Pavel Buchnevich
D1Ryan McDonagh
2Brady Skjei
3Kevin Klein
4Dan Girardi
5Brendan Smith
6Marc Staal
7Nick Holden
8Adam Clendening
G1Henrik Lundqvist
2Antti Raanta