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Seth Helgeson | Defenseman | #38

Team: New York Islanders
Age / DOB:  (27) / 10/8/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 221
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 4 (114) / NJ
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The New York Islanders have placed defenseman Seth Helgeson on waivers.
The defenseman played nine games with New Jersey last season and could be recalled if there are injuries on the Islanders blueline. Otherwise, a season in Bridgeport seems to be in the cards for Helgeson. Sep 24 - 9:33 AM

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The New York Islanders have signed defenseman Seth Helgeson to a one-year, two-way deal.

The former New Jersey Devil will provide depth for the Islanders but he is a seventh or eighth defenseman at best for the Islanders.
Jul 1 - 2:11 PM

Seth Helgeson was reassigned to AHL Albany on Wednesday.

The 26-year-old has a goal in nine games with New Jersey this season. He also has six points in 32 games to his credit down on the farm.
Mar 1 - 4:27 PM

Seth Helgeson will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the Montreal Canadiens.

The Devils already announced that Kyle Quincey will watch from the press box because he might be on the verge of getting traded. Helgeson has no fantasy value going forward.
Source: NHL.com
Feb 27 - 6:48 PM

Seth Helgeson cleared waivers on Saturday.

His next destination is likely back to AHL Albany, but nothing is official just yet. The 26-year-old has a point in nine games in New Jersey this season, with four points and 50 PIMs in 50 career NHL games.
Feb 25 - 12:40 PM

Seth Helgeson was waived on Friday by the Devils.

His next destination is likely AHL Albany. The 26-year-old has a point in nine games in New Jersey this season, with four points and 50 PIMs in 50 career NHL games. Unfortunately, he hasn't done much better in the minors this season. He's picked up just six points in 31 games.
Feb 24 - 2:05 PM

Seth Helgeson will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Colorado Avalanche.

He's coming out of the lineup because Jon Merrill is ready to return. Helgeson has one goal in nine games in 2016-17. Devante Smith-Pelly will also watch tonight's game from the press box.
Feb 14 - 6:20 PM

Seth Helgeson scored his first career NHL goal Saturday.

He scored into the empty net in his 48th NHL game. "It took a lot longer than I expected," Helgeson said. "But better late than never. It was just an exclamation on a great game we played as a team. I think we kind of rebounded from (Friday) night and played a complete game today." Congratulations to the former fourth round pick in 2009.
Feb 5 - 8:35 AM

The New Jersey Devils have summoned Seth Helgeson.

Helgeson has no points and five penalty minutes in five games with New Jersey. The Devils sent him to the AHL for the length of the All-Star break.
Jan 30 - 1:57 PM

Seth Helgeson has been sent to the minors.

Helgeson is one of many players that are being demoted to get some extra work in the AHL during the NHL All-Star break. He has two goals and five points in 30 AHL games this season. He's also participated in five games with New Jersey, but doesn't have a point in them.
Jan 27 - 10:32 AM

Seth Helgeson will be scratched against the Flyers on Saturday.

The youngster has no points with a fight, six blocks and 10 hits in five games so far this season. He has seen an average of 13:48 of ice time per game.
Jan 21 - 5:29 PM

Seth Helgeson will indeed play Friday against Montreal.

Helgeson has seen just four games this season with little to nothing to his credit thus far. Through 45 career games he has just three points along with 40 PIMs, 47 blocks and 95 hits.
Jan 20 - 6:03 PM

Seth Helgeson will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against Minnesota.

Helgeson has now been scratched in four consecutive games. He's skated in only four games with the Devils this season. Luke Gazdic will also watch the game from the press box. Neither player has fantasy upside.
Source: NHL.com
Jan 17 - 8:06 PM

Seth Helgeson will be scratched against the Flames on Friday.

Unfortunately Helgeson has failed thus far to make an indent on the stat sheet this season. Through four games he has no points along with four blocks, five PIMs and seven hits.
Jan 13 - 8:07 PM

Seth Helgeson will tag in for Andy Greene against the Maple Leafs on Friday night.

This will be the 26-year-old's third game in the NHL this season, and the 44th of his career. He has three points with 40 PIMs, 45 blocks, and 92 hits.
Source: Dan Rosen
Jan 6 - 6:28 PM

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