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Connor McDavid | Center | #97

Team: Edmonton Oilers
Age / DOB:  (21) / 1/13/1997
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 192
Drafted: 2015 / Rd. 1 (1) / EDM
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Connor McDavid registered three assists as Canada earned a 5-4 overtime win over Russia in the 2018 World Championships Quarterfinals.
McDavid is up to five goals and 16 points in eight games in the 2018 Worlds. He got the primary assist on the overtime winner, which was scored by Ryan O’Reilly. Colton Parayko also came up big for Canada with a goal and an assist. Canada will now face the winner of Switzerland versus Finland. May 17 - 12:59 PM

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Connor McDavid had a hat trick in Team Canada's 5-0 win over Norway on Thursday.

McDavid has excelled in the 2018 World Championships with four goals and 10 points in four games. After Edmonton missed the playoffs, the tournament has offered McDavid with the opportunity to end his campaign on a brighter note. So far Canada is 3-0-1-0 with their lone defeat coming in overtime against Team USA in the tournament opener.
May 11 - 5:31 AM

Connor McDavid has been selected as a finalist for the Ted Lindsay Award.

McDavid took home the award last year. He finished the regular season with 41 goals and a league high 108 points in 82 games. The 21-year-old hasn't received much Hart Trophy buzz this season, but that's mainly because his team didn't make the playoffs. Colorado's Nathan MacKinnon and New Jersey's Taylor Hall were the other two nominees for the Lindsay Award.
Source: NHL.com
Apr 26 - 6:58 PM

Connor McDavid won his second straight Art Ross Trophy after leading the league with 108 points in 82 games.

McDavid picked up at least one point in 58 of his 82 appearances, while leading the NHL with 32 multi-point performances and 14 three-point efforts. He amassed 84 of his points at even-strength, which topped his closest competition by 18.
Source: NHL.com
Apr 9 - 5:29 PM

The Edmonton Oilers confirmed Connor McDavid will be Denmark-bound next month for the IIHF World Hockey Championships.

The NHL's leading scorer will bear the brunt of the responsibility for Team Canada's offensive attack and tournament performance. McDavid is a game-changer who must become the focal point of opponents’ defensive strategy to succeed. Teammate Ryan Nugent-Hopkins will join McDavid on Team Canada at the competition.
Apr 8 - 8:36 PM

Connor McDavid picked up two assists in a 3-2 shootout win over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday night.

McDavid earned assists on goals by Leon Draisaitl (power play) and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins in the contest. He will more than likely secure a second consecutive Art Ross Trophy, which goes to the NHL's top point scorer at the end of the regular season. He amassed 41 goals and 108 points in 82 games this campaign.
Apr 8 - 1:37 AM

Connor McDavid registered three assists in a 4-3 win over the Vegas Golden Knights on Thursday night.

That's 17 points in the last nine games for McDavid. The superstar assisted on three of the four Oilers' goals, including the Ty Rattie game winner in the third period. The centre continues to make his case for a Hart Trophy at season's end. McDavid's totals to this point are 41 goals and 106 points in 81 games this season.
Apr 6 - 12:33 AM

Connor McDavid finished with a minus-3 rating in Monday's 3-0 loss to the Minnesota Wild.

The Oilers couldn't solve Wild netminder Devan Dubnyk on Monday night. McDavid has now gone back-to-back games without a point for the first time since Feb. 15-17. The 21-year-old has 41 goals and 103 points in 80 games this season. He's the top player in the league right now, which means he should continue to be the first overall pick in most standard fantasy drafts next year.
Apr 2 - 11:28 PM

Connor McDavid has been selected as first star of the month for March.

McDavid led the NHL with 13 goals and 28 points in 16 contests. He got on the scoresheet with at least one point in 13 of his 16 outings. McDavid also became the seventh player in league history to record multiple 100-point seasons prior to his 22nd birthday. The Oilers captain sits first in the NHL with 103 points through 79 games.
Source: NHL.com
Apr 1 - 2:25 PM

Connor McDavid's 41 goals is the most from an Oilers player since 1989-90.

In 1989-90, Mark Messier finished with 45 goals en route to winning the Hart Trophy. McDavid has set new career-highs for himself this season with his 41 goals and 103 points. He's on the brink of winning the Art Ross Trophy for a second straight season, which would make him the first consecutive winner since Jaromir Jagr from 1997-2001.
Mar 30 - 10:12 AM

Connor McDavid scored a goal, put up a plus-one rating, and had four shots on goal in 22:22 of ice-time in a 2-1 loss to the Vancouver Canucks on Thursday night.

McDavid has scored in his last five games and has picked up points in his last six. Unfortunately for the Oilers, McDavid's 41st for the year was the only goal scored for their team against Van City. McDavid now has 41 goals and 103 points in 78 games this season.
Mar 30 - 1:10 AM

Connor McDavid posted a shorthanded goal, his 40th marker of the season, and he added two assists in Tuesday's 7-3 loss against Columbus.

McDavid has enjoyed his best month of the season, posting 12 goals with 27 points in 14 games in March, including at least one goal in four straight outings. He has also managed nine multi-point outings since flipping the calendar from February. McDavid has back-to-back 100-point seasons, and he is the first Edmonton player to do that since both Wayne Gretzky and Mark Messier accomplished the feat in consecutive seasons in 1986-88.
Mar 28 - 2:17 AM

Connor McDavid has been chosen as the NHL's first star of the week.

McDavid amassed five goals and 10 points in four games during the period ending Mar. 25. He currently leads the NHL in scoring with 99 points (39 goals, 60 assists) in 76 contests thanks to a jaw-dropping offensive surge, which began in February.
Source: NHL.com
Mar 26 - 5:42 PM

Connor McDavid scored a goal and assisted on two others in a 5-4 overtime loss to the Anaheim Ducks.

If you're keeping track, that's McDavid's NHL leading 59th multi-point game of the season. He's now up to 39 goals and 99 points in 76 games this season, a full four points ahead of Nikita Kucherov who sits in second place. If McDavid is able to repeat as scoring champion, he'll be just the second player to accomplish that feat in the last 25 years after Jaromir Jagr did it in four straight seasons (1998-2001). Ty Rattie, Leon Draisaitl and Ethan Bear also scored in the loss.
Mar 26 - 12:25 AM

Connor McDavid is red hot since Ryan Nugent-Hopkins moved to his wing.

In the eight games since, McDavid has seven goals and 15 points, while RNH is also averaging more than a point-per-game. The Oilers offence as a whole are performing well heading into fantasy finals week.
Mar 25 - 8:24 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Connor McDavid
2Ryan Nugent-Hopkins
3Ryan Strome
LW1Milan Lucic
2Mike Cammalleri
3Jujhar Khaira
4Anton Slepyshev
RW1Leon Draisaitl
2Zack Kassian
3Drake Caggiula
4Jesse Puljujarvi
5Iiro Pakarinen
6Pontus Aberg
7Ty Rattie
D1Oscar Klefbom
2Adam Larsson
3Kris Russell
4Matthew Benning
5Darnell Nurse
6Andrej Sekera
7Yohann Auvitu
G1Cam Talbot
2Mikko Koskinen
3Al Montoya