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Shayne Gostisbehere | Defenseman | #53

Team: Philadelphia Flyers
Age / DOB:  (23) / 4/20/1993
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 180
College: Union College
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 3 (78) / PHI

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Shayne Gostisbehere had an assist in the Flyers' 3-2 overtime win against Ottawa Thursday night.
That gives Gostisbehere four goals and 12 points in 24 contests in 2016-17. It wouldn't be surprising to see the 23-year-old blueliner reach the 40-point mark for the second straight campaign. Dec 2 - 11:32 AM

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Shayne Gostisbehere found the back of the net in a 3-2 loss to the Rangers on Friday.

It was Gostisbehere's fourth goal and 11th point in 21 games this season. Chris VandeVelde also scored for the Flyers. Andrew MacDonald, Claude Giroux, and Wayne Simmonds each registered an assist.
Nov 25 - 4:24 PM

Shayne Gostisbehere will return to the Flyers' blue line for Saturday's match with the Lightning.

After sitting out Thursday's match, we'll get to see what the young phenom has learned from watching the game in the press box. Gostisbehere has three goals and 10 points in 17 games this season, while averaging 21:02 of ice time per contest.
Nov 19 - 1:04 PM

Shayne Gostisbehere will be a healthy scratch Thursday night.

Wow. Gostisbehere has three goals and 10 points in 17 games this season, while averaging 21:02 of ice time per contest. Andrew MacDonald is expected to play in Gostisbehere's place.
Nov 17 - 11:24 AM

Shane Gostisbehere scored one goal and had an assist on another as the Philadelphia Flyers dropped a 5-4 decision to the Montreal Canadiens.

This loss snapped a three-game winning streak during which Gostisbehere scored only one goal. As he rose to the challenge Saturday night goalie Michal Neuvirth was just a little too loose in the net. To win, everything has to click at the same time.
Nov 6 - 2:00 AM

Shayne Gostisbehere registered an assist in Philadelphia's 5-4 loss to Arizona Thursday night.

Unfortunately Gostisbehere also finished the game with a minus-three rating, dropping him to minus-five this season. He has a goal and four assists in eight games.
Oct 28 - 5:26 AM

Shayne Gostisbehere scored his first of the season and chipped in with a couple of assists Saturday.

The goal was the first of the season and now the sophomore defenseman has five points in five games. Gostisbehere was sensational last season as he had 17 goals and 46 points in only 64 games. Look for a 50-plus points season from the blueliner if he can remain healthy. He should already be taken in your pool so hopefully he has landed on your squad.
Oct 23 - 9:42 AM

Shayne Gostisbehere was okay after getting cut by the skate of the Kings Kyle Clifford Friday.

Gostisbehere did not need stitches and returned to action later in the period. He also played Saturday so the Flyers were fortunate that their best offensive defenseman was not injured despite a cut to his right cheek and nose. "I got really lucky it didn't get me too bad," Gostisbehere said. "I'm just thankful it wasn't worse. I'll take this any day over whatever could have happened. God was with me on that one. I thank him for that." He has one assist in two games and was held off the scoresheet Saturday despite seven shots on goal. He is a must start in pools after a 17 goal, 46 point effort in 64 games last season.
Oct 16 - 9:01 AM

Shayne Gostisbehere had a goal and an assist in North America's 3-2 loss to the Czech Republic in their exhibition game Wednesday afternoon.

Auston Matthews accounted for North America's other goal. North America lost this one despite outshooting the Czechs 44-29. Johnny Gaudreau led the charge with six shots on goal and while find the back of the net, he did register an assist. That gives him five points in three pre-tournament contests.
Sep 14 - 6:25 PM

Shayne Gostisbehere will play in the World Cup of Hockey after recovering from hip and abdominal injuries.

The ailments required off-season surgery, but he is ready to take part in the tournament. The 23-year-old defenseman will play for Team North America.
Sep 7 - 11:58 AM

Shayne Gostisbehere (hip/abdomen) anticipates being cleared to skate next week.

Gostisbehere is recovering from the surgery he had on May 17. "I feel good," Gostisbehere said. "It's been about eight weeks now. I feel good. Just getting back to it. I'm going out of town for a week here, but when I get back I can finally get on the ice. It'll be good." His original timetable for recovery was listed as 10-12 weeks. He thinks he'll be ready to play for Team North America in the World Cup.
Jul 13 - 9:40 AM

Shayne Gostisbehere is on Team North America for the World Cup of Hockey.

He was added to the 23-and-under roster of North Americans on Friday for the tournament in September. Gostisbehere should be ready to play after having hip and abdominal surgeries early last week.
May 28 - 1:16 PM

Shayne Gostisbehere underwent "successful" surgery on his right hip and abdominal, according to GM Ron Hextall.

The surgery was performed on Tuesday. Gostisbehere will be back to full health in about 10-12 weeks. The 23-year-old had 17 goals and 46 points in just 64 games during his rookie season.
May 17 - 9:32 PM

Shayne Gostisbehere is slated to have surgery on Tuesday.

He is expected to recovery in 10-12 weeks after having right hip and abdominal tear surgery. Gostisbehere had a great rookie season in 2015-16 with 17 goals and 46 points in 64 games.
May 14 - 4:37 PM

Shayne Gostisbehere feels humbled and honored to be listed as a Calder Trophy finalist.

"I’m very humbled. It truly is an honor," Gostisbehere said. "Having the season I did last year, just to be associated with this award and the moment right now, it’s truly humbling. I didn’t expect to be where I am right now. It’s a compliment to my teammates, the coaching staff and the front office for believing in me all the way." Gostisbehere had 17 goals and 46 points in 64 contests in 2015-16. He also averaged 20:05 minutes per contest.
May 3 - 9:09 AM

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All Positions
C1Claude Giroux
2Sean Couturier
3Boyd Gordon
4Nick Cousins
5Roman Lyubimov
LW1Matt Read
2Brayden Schenn
3Travis Konecny
4Michael Raffl
5Chris VandeVelde
6Taylor Leier
RW1Jakub Voracek
2Wayne Simmonds
3Pierre-Edouard Bellemare
4Dale Weise
D1Mark Streit
2Shayne Gostisbehere
3Michael Del Zotto
4Nick Schultz
5Radko Gudas
6Ivan Provorov
7Brandon Manning
8Andrew MacDonald
G1Steve Mason
2Michal Neuvirth
3Anthony Stolarz