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Jonathan Marchessault | Winger

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (24) / 12/27/1990
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 180

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Jonathan Marchessault and Mike Angelidis have been waived by Tampa Bay.
Neither of them has much NHL experience, but they could stay up with the team if Tampa's injured players aren't cleared before Thursday's opener. Oct 5 - 1:50 PM

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The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed Jonathan Marchessault to a one-year contract extension.

Marchessault played in two regular season games and two playoff games with the Lightning this season. The 24-year-old had a very good season in the AHL as he posted 24 goals and 67 points in 68 games with the Syracuse Crunch.
Jun 28 - 5:16 PM

The Lightning will continue to use the same lineup that led them to the Stanley Cup Final in Game 1 Wednesday night versus Chicago.

Why shake things up when Tampa Bay is 8-3 when using 11 defensemen and seven forwards? It's an odd alignment that not many teams have tried in years past but one that has proven to succeed for Tampa Bay thus far. With that said, Jonathan Marchessault, Jonathan Drouin, Vladislav Namestnikov, and Mark Barberio will all continue being healthy scratches in Game 1. If this lineup proves triumphant, we wouldn’t expect them to change much going forward.

After taking the warm-up skate, Jonathan Marchessault will be scratched for Tuesday's Game 6 against the New York Rangers.

Even if he was in, it wouldn't be worth your while to pick up the rookie Marchessault. He has no points in two playoff games this postseason.
May 26 - 8:07 PM

Jonathan Marchessault will be a healthy scratch for Game 2 Monday night versus the Rangers.

With Brian Boyle returning from an undisclosed injury, Marchessault will watch from the press box Monday. Marchessault offers physicality to the lineup but has played in only two games during the playoffs without picking up a point so he shouldn't be missed too much.
May 18 - 8:14 PM

Jonathan Marchessault looks like he'll be in the lineup again for Game 2 against the New York Rangers.

He made his NHL playoff debut in Game 6 against Montreal and he played in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Final against the Rangers. Marchessault has registered three shots and he's averaged 11:27 of ice time per match.
May 18 - 3:29 PM

Jonathan Marchessault logged 11:15 of ice time in his NHL playoff debut.

He posted a shot and a hit during that time, while filling in for Ryan Callahan. Callahan missed the game after he needed an emergency appendectomy. Marchessault was called up a couple of weeks ago as a member of the "Black Aces" was chosen to play over Jonathan Drouin even though he appeared in just two games with the Lightning during the regular season. He played well in his first NHL playoff appearance and he saw 46 seconds of power-play time, but he shouldn't be a target for daily fantasy formats.
May 13 - 12:26 PM

It will be Jonathan Marchessault and not Jonathan Drouin who will be tapped to try to fill in for Ryan Callahan on Tuesday night in Game Six versus Montreal.

Marchessault, still just 24 years old, who has just four games and two points of NHL experience to his credit, will skate on the fourth line to the right of Brenden Morrow and Vladislav Namestnikov while playing in his first career NHL playoff game. In terms of professional playoff experience, Marchessault has played in 20 AHL playoff games over the past few seasons totaling four goals and seven points. Which stands in stark contrast to his near point per game pace during the regular season in the American.

Jonathan Marchessault will take part in Tuesday's pregame warmups.

With Ryan Callahan (emergency appendectomy) expected to miss the contest, it looks like Marchessault will be inserted into the lineup. Marchessault had 24 goals and 67 points in 68 AHL contests in 2014-15. He only has four games worth of NHL experience though.
May 12 - 2:22 PM

Jonathan Marchessault has been called up by Tampa Bay.

Goalie Kristers Gudlevskis and center Mike Angelidis were also summoned from Syracuse to join the Black Aces of the Lightning. More players are expected to be called up next week.
May 1 - 9:32 AM

Jonathan Marchessault got a goal and an assist for the Lightning in their 3-2 shootout win against the Bruins on Saturday night.

Marchessault was playing in his fourth NHL game, and this is one he’ll never forget as he tallied his first-ever points, while playing 11:20. Nikita Nesterov picked up the other goal. Matt Carle had an assist.
Apr 11 - 10:55 PM

Jonathan Marchessault will tag in for the sick Jonathan Drouin on Saturday night against the Boston Bruins.

Marchessault has no points in three career NHL games. He does however have 21 goals and 57 points in 60 games with AHL Syracuse this season.
Apr 11 - 7:04 PM

Jonathan Marchessault has been recalled by Tampa Bay on an emergency basis.

He has played one game with the Lightning this season and it came back on Oct. 25. Marchessault has 21 goals and 57 points in 60 games with AHL Syracuse this season. Tampa Bay lost Cedric Paquette to a suspected leg injury on Saturday, which prompted the call up.
Mar 30 - 11:51 AM

Tampa Bay has sent Jonathan Marchessault back to the AHL.

He was returned to the minors on Sunday after he logged 12:33 of ice time in a 7-2 loss to the Minnesota Wild on Saturday. Marchessault had one shot and a minus-1 rating in the match.
Mon, Oct 27, 2014 11:19:00 AM

The Lightning recalled Jonathan Marchessault from Syracuse of the AHL.

Marchessault did well in training camp and has five points in six games with the Crunch this season. The 23-year-old had some productive seasons in the AHL and with the Quebec Remperts of the QMJHL but will likely not get much of a chance to play a key role in Tampa despite a number of forward injuries.
Sat, Oct 25, 2014 12:12:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Steven Stamkos
2Tyler Johnson
3Valtteri Filppula
4Vladislav Namestnikov
5Brian Boyle
LW1Ondrej Palat
2Alex Killorn
3Cedric Paquette
RW1Nikita Kucherov
2Jonathan Drouin
3Ryan Callahan
4J.T. Brown
5Erik Condra
D1Victor Hedman
2Anton Stralman
3Jason Garrison
4Matt Carle
5Braydon Coburn
6Nikita Nesterov
7Andrej Sustr
8Mattias Ohlund
G1Ben Bishop
2Andrei Vasilevskiy
3Kristers Gudlevskis
4Kevin Poulin