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Andreas Athanasiou | Winger | #72

Team: Detroit Red Wings
Age / DOB:  (23) / 8/6/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 188
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 4 (110) / DET

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Andreas Athanasiou had five shots on goal in Thursday's 1-0 loss to the Washington Capitals.
Athanasiou and Justin Abdelkader tied for the team lead in that category. The Wings fired a total of 39 shots on Philipp Grubauer, but none of them found the back of the net. Athanasiou has just one goal in his last 11 games. He has 14 goals and 31 points in 63 games this season. Mar 22 - 10:40 PM

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Andreas Athanasiou scored a goal in Friday's 3-2 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Athanasiou cut the Red Wings' deficit to 3-2 at the 16:17 mark of the third frame, but it was too little too deal. He finished the game with a plus-1 rating, two shots on goal and one blocked shot in 15:25 of ice time. The Red Wings forward has 14 goals and 31 points in 57 games this season. Darren Helm also scored in the loss.
Mar 9 - 10:23 PM

Andreas Athanasiou scored a goal in Wednesday's 2-1 loss to the St. Louis Blues.

The Red Wings were shut out for most of the night, but Athanasiou finally managed to solve Blues goalie Carter Hutton with under two minutes remaining in regulation to cut the deficit to 2-1. Unfortunately for Detroit, that's as close as they'd come to tying up the game. The 23-year-old now has 13 goals and 29 points in 52 games this season. Tyler Bertuzzi picked up the only assist on Athanasiou's goal.
Feb 28 - 10:45 PM

Andreas Athanasiou scored his 12th goal of the season in a 3-2 overtime win over the Rangers on Sunday.

Athanasiou has notched two goals and two assists in the past four contests. He has generated 28 points in 51 matches this season.
Feb 26 - 8:54 AM

Andreas Athanasiou scored a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 3-2 loss to the Nashville Predators.

Athanasiou's goal midway through the second period put an end to his 13-game goal drought and it cut Nashville's lead to 2-1 at the time. He also helped set up Tomas Tatar's third-period tally. Athanasiou finished the night with a plus-1 rating and four shots on net in 19:53 of ice time. The 23-year-old has 11 goals and 26 points in 48 games this season.
Feb 20 - 11:28 PM

Andreas Athanasiou (illness) will play in Saturday's game against the Nashville Predators.

The illness kept him out of Thursday's game against Tampa Bay. Athanasiou has 10 goals and 24 points in 45 games this season. He's currently riding an 11-game goal slump.
Feb 17 - 2:00 PM

Andreas Athanasiou is dealing with an illness.

Athanasiou will miss Thursday's game as a result. David Booth is expected to draw into the lineup to help fill the void.
Feb 15 - 1:49 PM

Andreas Athanasiou was benched in Tuesday's game against Anaheim.

Athanasiou got one shift in the third period and finished the match with just 9:38 of ice time. "I was playing the guys that I thought were going," coach Jeff Blashill said. "Some nights, (Athanasiou) is really going and tonight I obviously through my ice time said he wasn't going quite as good in my mind." He has had an inconsistent season so far, while contributing 24 points in 45 games.
Feb 14 - 9:24 AM

Andreas Athanasiou hasn't earned a point in six straight games.

Athanasiou had five goals and 13 points over a 14-game stretch before his recent scoring skid. He has limited to just 10:57 of ice time against Boston on Tuesday night and will look to bounce back on Friday night versus the New York Islanders.
Feb 9 - 10:00 AM

Andreas Athanasiou earned two assists in Monday's 3-0 win over New Jersey.

Athanasiou had a hand in goals by Dylan Larkin and Tyler Bertuzzi in the contest. He has picked up two points in a game five times in his last eight matches. Athanasiou has four goals and six helpers during that span.
Jan 23 - 10:14 AM

Andreas Athanasiou picked up a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 4-2 loss to the Dallas Stars.

Athanasiou helped set up Trevor Daley's goal just 44 seconds into the first period. He then scored an incredible breakaway goal midway through the second period to tie the game at two. Athanasiou finished the night with a plus-1 rating and a shot on goal in 19:24 of ice time. He has 10 goals and 21 points in 34 games this season.
Jan 16 - 10:52 PM

Andreas Athanasiou earned a pair of assists in a 4-0 win over Chicago on Sunday.

Athanasiou helped set up goals by Dylan Larkin and Anthony Mantha in the contest. He has produced four goals and nine points in the last 11 games.
Jan 15 - 10:27 AM

Andreas Athanasiou scored a goal and an assist in a 4-2 win over the Florida Panthers on Friday night.

Athanasiou has scored in back-to-back games for just the second time this season. Detroit also got goals from Tomas Tatar, Anthony Mantha, and Gustav Nyquist. The young forward has nine goals and 17 points in 30 games.
Jan 5 - 10:38 PM

Andreas Athanasiou scored two goals, including the overtime winner in a 2-1 win over the Ottawa Senators.

Athanasiou stole the puck from Karlsson off the faceoff and scored just six seconds into overtime to seal the victory. Athanasiou was all over the ice tonight, providing chance after chance and was rewarded with his seventh and eighth goals of the season, bringing his point total to 15 in 29 games. He could be worth a look in deeper leagues.
Jan 3 - 10:37 PM

Andreas Athanasiou ended a 15-game goalless drought on Friday night.

Athanasiou had five goals in his first 11 games, but he hadn't bulged the twine since Nov. 19. He played alongside Dylan Larkin, who assisted on the marker, with Anthony Mantha out of the lineup due to a nagging injury.
Sat, Dec 30, 2017 09:20:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Dylan Larkin
2Henrik Zetterberg
3Frans Nielsen
4Luke Glendening
LW1Anthony Mantha
2Justin Abdelkader
3Tyler Bertuzzi
4Darren Helm
RW1Gustav Nyquist
2Andreas Athanasiou
3Martin Frk
4Luke Witkowski
5David Booth
6Johan Franzen
D1Mike Green
2Trevor Daley
3Danny DeKeyser
4Niklas Kronwall
5Nick Jensen
6Jonathan Ericsson
7Xavier Ouellet
G1Jimmy Howard