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Nathan MacKinnon | Center | #29

Team: Colorado Avalanche
Age / DOB:  (22) / 9/1/1995
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 205
Drafted: 2013 / Rd. 1 (1) / COL
Contract: view contract details

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Nathan MacKinnon stretched his point streak to 13 consecutive games on Tuesday night.
MacKinnon earned two assists in a 5-1 win over Chicago. He has 13 goals and 13 assists during his scoring spree. MacKinnon has amassed 91 points in 65 games during a breakout year. Mar 21 - 10:55 AM
Source: Denver Post

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Nathan MacKinnon has been chosen as the second star of the week.

MacKinnon generated six goals and eight points in four games, which included two three-point performances. He has earned at least three points in a contest on a league-high 13 occasions this season. MacKinnon is also tied for the league lead with 11 game-winning goals.
Mar 19 - 5:55 PM

Nathan MacKinnon scored two goals and an assist in Sunday's 5-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings.

MacKinnon registered the primary assist on Gabriel Landeskog's first-period tally. His goal in the second frame made it 3-0 for Colorado and his goal in the third frame made it 4-1. MacKinnon finished the game with a plus-3 rating and 11 shots on goal in 18:05 of ice time. The Avs forward has accumulated 24 points during his 12-game point streak. The 22-year-old is up to 38 goals and 89 points in 64 games this season. He continues to be a legitimate Hart Trophy candidate. Blake Comeau and Tyson Barrie also found the back of the net on Sunday.
Mar 18 - 5:45 PM

Nathan MacKinnon scored a goal in a 4-2 loss to the Nashville Predators.

After scoring two goals on Thursday night, MacKinnon became the first player to score 35+ goals and pick up 50+ assists in an age 22 or younger season since Sidney Crosby accomplished the same feat during the 2009-10 season. Tonight's goal from MacKinnon was a wicked one-timer off a feed from Tyson Barrie, bringing MacKinnon to 36 goals and 86 points in 63 games this season. Gabriel Landeskog also scored in the loss.
Mar 17 - 12:38 AM

Nathan MacKinnon scored twice and recorded an assist in a 4-1 win against St. Louis.

MacKinnon extended his point streak to 10 games. He's up to 35 goals and 85 points in 62 contests this season. Tyson Barrie's point streak reached eight games after he registered an assist. Gabriel Landeskog recorded three assists for Colorado.
Mar 15 - 11:12 PM

Nathan MacKinnon scored a goal in a 5-1 win over the Minnesota Wild.

It took MacKinnon just 11 seconds in the third period to find the back of the net and extend his point streak to nine games. The 22-year-old forward now has 16 points over his last eight games, bringing him to 33 goals and 82 points in 61 games this season. It's safe to say the former first overall pick has become elite. J.T. Compher (x2), Nikita Zadorov and Tyson Jost also scored in the win.
Mar 13 - 11:40 PM

Nathan MacKinnon is on an eight-game point streak.

MacKinnon kept that run going by registering two assists in the Avalanche's 5-2 win over Arizona on Saturday. He now has 32 goals and 81 points in just 60 contests. In terms of points-per-game, MacKinnon leads the NHL with 1.35. He's also tied for fourth place in the NHL scoring race with Claude Giroux.
Source: Denver Post
Mar 11 - 7:35 AM

Nathan MacKinnon finished with a power-play goal in Tuesday's 2-1 overtime road setback against the Blackhawks.

MacKinnon was on the ice for both of Chicago's even-strength markers, so he also was saddled with an ugly minus-2 rating. While he added three shots on goal with a hit across 21:52 of ice time, he also had a brutal night in the faceoff circle with just four wins in 14 chances. The All-Star is working on a six-game point streak, posting seven goals with 13 points and a plus-3 rating. He'll try to extend the streak in Columbus on Thursday.
Mar 6 - 11:35 PM

Nathan MacKinnon has been named the NHL's first star of the week.

MacKinnon collected five goals and six assists in four contests. He posted his second career five-point performance and he's been red hot since returning from injury with seven goals and 16 points in eight appearances. MacKinnon has career-highs in goals (31), assists (46) and points (77) in 57 matches this year. He ranks first in the NHL with 1.35 points per game.
Mar 5 - 5:05 PM

Nathan MacKinnon scored two goals and picked up three assists in a 8-1 win over the Minnesota Wild.

MacKinnon absolutely dominated the Wild, becoming the first Avalanche player to record multiple five-point games in a season since Paul Stastny accomplished the feat during the 2007-08 season. The uber-talented MacKinnon has accumulated 15 points over his last five games, bringing his totals to 31 goals and 76 points in 56 games so far this season. Gabriel Landeskog, Tyson Barrie, Carl Sodergerg, Mikko Rantanen and Matt Nieto also scored in the win.
Mar 2 - 11:54 PM

Nathan MacKinnon posted a power-play goal with an assist and a team-high eight shots on goal in Wednesday's 5-2 win against the Flames.

MacKinnon is on fire this season, posting 29 goals and 71 points, already a career high on both accounts. The former No. 1 overall pick from the 2013 NHL Entry Draft also has career best with 10 power-play goals and 24 total points on the man advantage. He'll look to keep it rolling Friday night when the Wild pay a visit to the Mile High City.
Mar 1 - 1:20 AM

Nathan MacKinnon buried two third-period goals, including the game-winner, in Monday's 3-1 victory against Vancouver.

MacKinnon also picked up a power-play assist, finishing with a plus-2 rating and a game-high nine shots on goal. He was buzzing around all evening long and was rewarded for his hard work. The solid offense made up for his 0-for-7 night in the faceoff circle. The All-Star center from the Maritimes has managed four goals with eight points over the past four outings.
Feb 27 - 12:24 AM

Nathan MacKinnon scored the Avalanche's lone goal in a 5-1 loss to Calgary on Saturday.

It was MacKinnon's 26th marker and 66th point in 53 games this season. Tyson Barrie and Duncan Siemens assisted on the marker.
Feb 24 - 6:39 PM

The Colorado Avalanche scored an incredible five goals on the power play during their 5-4 comeback win over the Vancouver Canucks.

Vancouver was up 4-1 late in the second period, but they watched as the Avs scored their second, third, fourth and fifth power play goals of the game to jump ahead. "Our power play was due," MacKinnon said. "Last game against Edmonton we didn’t do a great job but we had a meeting on what we want to achieve and I think it paid off tonight — big time." MacKinnon scored the game-winning goal in the overtime period.
Source: Denver Post
Feb 21 - 8:55 AM

Nathan MacKinnon scored a power-play goal in overtime Tuesday against the Vancouver Canucks and he added three assists.

The All-Star MacKinnon totaled a game-high six goals with a blocked shot, a minor penalty and a hit across 23:37 of ice time. It wasn't all great, as he won just nine of his 22 faceoffs. Most fantasy pools do not go that deep, however, and the four-point night was tremendous. It appears he is over the shoulder ailment which forced him out for eight games. Feel confident starting him again across all fantasy formats.
Feb 21 - 2:05 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Nathan MacKinnon
2Alexander Kerfoot
3J.T. Compher
4Carl Soderberg
5Tyson Jost
6Dominic Toninato
LW1Gabriel Landeskog
2Sven Andrighetto
3Matt Nieto
4Gabriel Bourque
5Vladislav Kamenev
RW1Mikko Rantanen
2Nail Yakupov
3Blake Comeau
4Colin Wilson
D1Tyson Barrie
2Erik Johnson
3Samuel Girard
4Mark Barberio
5Patrik Nemeth
6Nikita Zadorov
7David Warsofsky
8Mark Alt
9Anton Lindholm
10Duncan Siemens
11Sergei Boikov
G1Semyon Varlamov
2Jonathan Bernier
3Spencer Martin
4Andrew Hammond