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Colton Sissons | Center | #10

Team: Nashville Predators
Age / DOB:  (23) / 11/5/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 200
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 2 (50) / NAS
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Colton Sissons and the Nashville Predators failed to score a goal that counted in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final, losing the game 2-0 and the series 4-2 on Sunday.
Sissons scored for the Predators in the second period of Game 6, only to have the tally called back because of an early whistle. The 23-year-old managed six goals and 12 points through 22 playoff games in what was an extraordinary playoff run for the No. 8 seeded Nashville Predators. Jun 11 - 11:20 PM

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The NHL Department of Player Safety reviewed Colton Sissons' crosscheck on Olli Maatta in Game 5 Thursday night, but determined that no supplemental discipline was warranted.

The incident occurred in the final minute of play and resulted in Sissons getting a match penalty. Maatta wasn't injured on the play, so both players should be in the lineup for Game 6.

Colton Sissons got his sixth goal of the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs on Monday night.

He was credited with a power-play goal in the third period when a point shot by Roman Josi went off his shin pad. Sissons had seven shots on goal in the contest and he created plenty of scoring chances. He has generated 11 points in 17 playoff games after he had 10 points in 58 matches during the regular season.
May 30 - 10:29 AM

Colton Sissons is expected to keep his spot on the top line going into Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final.

He has played well between Filip Forsberg and Pontus Aberg, so there is no reason to look for a change. Sissons tallied a hat trick in Game 6 against Anaheim to propel Nashville to the Stanley Cup Final. He has posted five goals and 10 points in 16 postseason outings.
May 29 - 11:46 AM

The Nashville Predators are going to the first Stanley Cup Final in their franchise history thanks to a Colton Sissons hat trick and a dramatic 6-3 triumph Monday night over the visiting Anaheim Ducks in Game 6 of the Western Conference Final.

Sissons recorded his first playoff hat trick, one in the first period and two in the third. His third goal, with six minutes left in the third period, made it 4-3 for the Preds and turned out to be the game winner. It was a beauty. Moments after an Anaheim power play, Sissons took a pinpoint, cross-ice pass from Calle Jarnkrok and fired a perfect shot past Ducks goalie Jonathan Bernier. Sissons goes into the Stanley Cup final May 29 against either the Pittsburgh Penguins or the Ottawa Senators with five postseason goals. His first Monday gave the Preds a 2-0 lead in the first period. Filip Forsberg found the empty net for his eighth goal of the playoffs. He also assisted on Sissons' second goal and increased his postseason points streak to seven games. Austin Watson also scored an empty-netter as well as the game's first goal. Watson now has four playoff goals. Pontus Aberg contributed two assists for the Western champions.
May 22 - 11:24 PM

With injuries to Mike Fisher and Ryan Johanssen the Predators had a very different look up front to start Saturday night's game.

Preds' coach Peter Laviolette iced the following units: Filip Forsberg, Colton Sissons and Pontus Aberg; Colin Wilson, Frederick Gaudreau and Austin Watson; Viktor Arvidsson, Calle Jarnkrok and James Neal and Cody McLeod, Vernon Fiddler and Miikka Salomaki. Obvious winners from a fantasy perspective in this alignment are Sissons, Gaudreau, Aberg and Jarnkrok. As the Preds won Game 5, we wouldn't be surprised if we saw the same units start Game 6 if Mike Fisher is unable to play.
May 21 - 10:20 AM

Colton Sissons earned a pair of assists in Sunday's 3-1 win over St. Louis.

He assisted on Cody McLeod's game-winning goal and Roman Josi's insurance marker in the third period. Sissons has provided two goals and six points in seven playoff games.
Apr 30 - 6:52 PM

Colton Sissons notched a goal and an assist in Nashville's 4-1 win over Chicago on Thursday night.

He picked up both points in the third period to help push the Predators to a first-round sweep of the Blackhawks. Sissons collected three points in the series.
Apr 21 - 10:27 AM

Colton Sissons has made the most of his recent opportunity to play with the Predators.

Sissons has spent chunks of the campaign in the press box, but he's played regularly since March 9 and has three goals in his last two games. "We had had a couple conversations just about the next time he got back in there to make sure that he put an exclamation point on the player that he wanted to show," Predators coach Peter Laviolette said. "I do think that confidence plays into it. When he first came back into the lineup, he played strong and confident. I think he grabbed that and built off of that. He moved up a line, and now it's really starting to show." Sissons isn't likely to be a major offensive threat moving forward, but he could still cement his spot as an every game player with the Predators.
Mar 27 - 10:17 AM

Colton Sissons scored two goals Saturday night as the Predators mauled the Sharks 7-2.

Sissons scored the first goal of the night at 4:14 in the first. His second goal came after the game was fully in hand. Notably, both goals had assists from Colin Wilson and Craig Smith as the three made a powerful troika. Sissons struggled through 12 games without a single point from January 31 through March 20 and was a healthy scratch in a majority of the Predators’ games. He was able to rebound to record only his second multi-point game of the season.
Mar 25 - 11:32 PM

Colton Sissons played between Colin Wilson and Craig Smith on Thursday night.

He took Mike Fisher's place because the Predators captain was sidelined by a lower-body injury. Sissons scored his sixth goal of the season in the 100th NHL game of his career.
Mar 24 - 11:11 AM

Colton Sissons will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Buffalo Sabres.

This is Sissons' fourth straight night in the press box. He has five goals and two assists in 42 games this season. Brad Hunt and Anthony Bitetto will also be scratched tonight.
Source: NHL.com
Feb 28 - 7:10 PM

Colton Sissons, Anthony Bitetto and Brad Hunt will be scratched against the Oilers on Sunday.

Sissons has posted five goals and seven points along with 70 hits in 42 games this season. Bitetto meanwhile has picked up three helpers plus 16 blocks and 24 hits in 18 games.
Feb 26 - 2:46 PM

Colton Sissons, Anthony Bitetto and Brad Hunt will be scratched against the Predators on Saturday.

Through 42 games this season Sissons has posted five goals and seven points along with 70 hits. Bitetto meanwhile has picked up three helpers plus 16 blocks and 24 hits in 18 games.
Feb 25 - 2:58 PM

Colton Sissons, Brad Hunt, Anthony Bitetto will be scratched against the Stars on Sunday.

Through 39 games thus far Sissons has posted seven points along with 66 hits. Bitetto meanwhile has picked up three assists with 15 PIMs and 24 hits in 18 games. Hunt has yet to dress for the Predators.
Feb 12 - 5:12 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Ryan Johansen
2Nick Bonino
3Calle Jarnkrok
4Colton Sissons
5Frederick Gaudreau
LW1Filip Forsberg
2Kevin Fiala
3Scott Hartnell
4Cody McLeod
5Vladislav Kamenev
RW1Viktor Arvidsson
2Craig Smith
3Pontus Aberg
4Austin Watson
5Miikka Salomaki
D1P.K. Subban
2Roman Josi
3Ryan Ellis
4Mattias Ekholm
5Alexei Emelin
6Matt Irwin
7Yannick Weber
8Anthony Bitetto
G1Pekka Rinne
2Juuse Saros