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Dylan DeMelo | Defenseman | #74

Team: San Jose Sharks
Age / DOB:  (24) / 5/1/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 195
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 6 (179) / SJ

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Dylan DeMelo registered two assists in San Jose's 4-1 win over Los Angeles on Monday.
It was certainly a nice showing from DeMelo in his return from an illness that cost him three straight games. This was DeMelo's first multi-point showing of the season. He has no goals and seven assists in 23 contests. Jan 16 - 9:07 AM

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Dylan DeMelo will play Monday against the Los Angeles Kings.

DeMelo was taken off injured reserve on Sunday. He hasn't played since Jan. 4 because of an illness. Tim Heed will be a healthy scratch.
Jan 15 - 2:15 PM

The San Jose Sharks have announced that Dylan DeMelo has been activated off of injured reserve.

DeMelo was placed on injured reserve due to the flu and missed three games. The 24-year-old defenseman has five points in 22 games so far this season. He should not be owned in any formats.
Jan 14 - 5:10 PM

Dylan DeMelo (flu) should be back in the San Jose lineup Monday.

DeMelo has missed the last three games with the flu. He has only five assists in 22 games so his fantasy value is negligible.
Jan 14 - 9:38 AM

Dylan DeMelo (undisclosed) has been put on injured reserve.

DeMelo logged just 8:43 of ice time against Toronto this past Thursday.
Jan 7 - 2:48 PM

Dylan DeMelo (face) was able to play on Thursday.

DeMelo left Saturday's contest after being struck in the face by the butt end of Alex Burrows' stick. DeMelo logged 9:26 minutes Thursday night.
Fri, Dec 15, 2017 01:53:00 AM

Dylan DeMelo took a butt end to his face Saturday from Alex Burrows and did not return.

It happened in the third period and Burrows got five and a game for his misdeed and could possibly be facing some discipline from the NHL. "It was a butt end in the face. I had a pretty clear view of it," Logan Couture said. "It’s unfortunate. He cuts him and gets him between the eyes. It’s something that doesn’t belong in this game and it’s a player that’s had a history." DeMelo played only 8:19 Saturday and has two assists in 12 games. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Sun, Dec 10, 2017 09:41:00 AM

Dylan DeMelo will be a healthy scratch for the San Jose Sharks on Saturday against the Vancouver Canucks.

DeMelo has just one assist in three games this season. He'll sit alongside Ryan Carpenter in the press box tonight.
Sat, Nov 11, 2017 10:09:00 PM

Dylan DeMelo is likely to start the 2017-18 campaign on the Sharks' third pairing.

Nothing has been guaranteed of course, but it does seem like the roster spot is DeMelo's to lose at this point. DeMelo split the 2016-17 campaign between the AHL and NHL with him scoring a goal and eight points in 25 contests at the higher level.
Sun, Sep 17, 2017 11:06:00 AM

Dylan DeMelo will be on the Sharks' blue line on Sunday against the Wild.

Through 59 career NHL games, including 14 games this season, he's picked up eight points along with 49 blocks and 57 hits.
Sun, Mar 5, 2017 04:00:00 PM

Dylan DeMelo will be an option for the Sharks on Sunday, as he is ready to return from a wrist injury.

He has skated in just 14 games this season, while mostly serving as the team's seventh defender, so it's uncertain if he will play against Minnesota even though he is healthy.
Sat, Mar 4, 2017 04:21:00 PM

Dylan DeMelo is still seven-ten days away from returning to action from a wrist injury according to coach Peter DeBoer.

DeMelo was taken off injured reserve on Monday as the Sharks returned four players to the minors during their mandatory five day break. DeMelo has a goal and four points in 14 games this season so he has not been missed fantasy-wise.
Sun, Feb 26, 2017 10:30:00 AM

Although Dylan DeMelo has been taken off the injured reserve list, it sounds like he's still sidelined with a wrist injury.

DeMelo was originally projected to be out until mid-March. The decision to take him off the IR coincided with the Sharks sending four players to the minors.
Mon, Feb 20, 2017 12:52:00 PM

Dylan DeMelo (wrist) has been taken off the injured reserve list.

DeMelo was originally expected to return in mid-March, so the fact that he's already ready to return is impressive. He has a goal and four points in 14 games this season.
Mon, Feb 20, 2017 12:17:00 PM

Dylan DeMelo skated on Saturday as he recovers from a broken wrist.

The defenseman suffered the injury on January 10 and is still projected to miss another four-five weeks. He has only a goal and four points in 14 contests this season so his fantasy value is negligible.
Sun, Feb 5, 2017 10:08:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Logan Couture
2Joe Thornton
3Tomas Hertl
4Chris Tierney
LW1Kevin Labanc
2Timo Meier
3Mikkel Boedker
4Brandon Mashinter
5Jannik Hansen
6Melker Karlsson
7Joachim Blichfeld
RW1Joe Pavelski
2Joel Ward
3Joonas Donskoi
4Barclay Goodrow
5Daniel O'Regan
6Marcus Sorensen
D1Brent Burns
2Marc-Edouard Vlasic
3Justin Braun
4Brenden Dillon
5Tim Heed
6Dylan DeMelo
7Joakim Ryan
G1Martin Jones
2Aaron Dell