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Cedric Paquette | Center | #13

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (24) / 8/13/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 198
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 4 (101) / TB

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Cedric Paquette (undisclosed) is close to being ready to return to action.
Paquette hasn't played since Oct. 17 because of an undisclosed ailment. He has one assist and six penalty minutes in six outings this year. Nov 12 - 2:13 PM

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Cedric Paquette (upper body) missed Wednesday's practice.

Due to that, we don't expect Paquette to return on Thursday. He's missed three straight games so far.
Oct 25 - 2:15 PM

Cedric Paquette (upper body) didn't participate in Monday's practice.

Nothing has been confirmed, but given that Paquette didn't practice on Monday, we wouldn't count on him playing Tuesday night. That would be his third straight game on the sidelines.
Oct 24 - 6:28 AM

Cedric Paquette will miss Thursday's game against Columbus with an undisclosed injury.

He was questionable for tonight's game, but he isn't on the ice for the pre-game warmup. He's considered day-to-day right now. Gabriel Dumont will likely take his spot in the lineup.
Oct 19 - 6:35 PM

Cedric Paquette (undisclosed) is questionable for Thursday's game.

Paquette wasn't able to participate in Thursday's morning skate. If he can't play then Gabriel Dumont will likely draw into the lineup.
Oct 19 - 1:06 PM

Cedric Paquette (undisclosed) returned to action on Saturday October 14.

Paquette couldn't take part in Thursday's game. He recorded a hit in 10:40 minutes of ice time.
Oct 15 - 1:55 AM

Cedric Paquette (undisclosed) took part in Thursday's optional skate.

Paquette was back on the ice after missing Tuesday and Wednesday's practices. At the time the Lightning termed it as maintenance, but Lightning coach Jon Cooper has ruled him out for Thursday's contest. The good news is that his ailment isn't expected to keep him out for long so consider him day-to-day.
Oct 12 - 12:05 PM

Cedric Paquette missed his second straight Lightning practice.

Tampa Bay called it a maintenance day for Paquette, but it's unusual for a player to miss back-to-back skates unless there's an injury. We'll err on the side of caution here and list him as day-to-day, but he might still end up participating in Thursday's game.
Oct 11 - 12:22 PM

Cedric Paquette (lower body) missed his 12th consecutive game on Sunday.

Paquette hasn't played since Mar. 9 because of a lower-body injury. He has recorded four goals, 10 points and 80 penalty minutes in 58 games this season.
Apr 3 - 11:15 AM

Cedric Paquette may have suffered a setback in his recovery from a lower-body injury.

"Ceddy's got one of those tough injuries where progress is made and you hit a little bit of a wall," coach Jon Cooper said. "So we've got to wait and see on him." Paquette did not practice Wednesday and he is expected to be out Thursday.
Mar 29 - 4:15 PM

Cedric Paquette (lower body) was wearing a regular jersey as opposed to a no-contact one during Sunday's practice.

Paquette might be ready to return to the Lightning's lineup on Monday, but we'll have to wait for further updates. He's missed eight consecutive contests.
Mar 26 - 2:41 PM

Cedric Paquette (lower body) said that he won't play in Friday's match with Detroit either.

Which will make eight straight games sidelined with the injury. He does not appear to be making much progress, unfortunately.
Source: Matt Kalman
Mar 23 - 6:03 PM

Cedric Paquette (lower body) will be scratched against Boston on Thursday.

Paquette will sit out his seventh game out of the lineup, as he continues to heal from his lower body injury.
Mar 23 - 4:05 PM

Cedric Paquette (lower body) got back on the ice Monday for the first time since he was hurt on Mar. 9.

He was sporting a red no-contact jersey during the session, so he may not be ready to play on Tuesday night.
Mar 21 - 10:30 AM

Cedric Paquette (lower body) will miss Thursday's game.

Paquette has already missed three consecutive contests. He has 10 points and 80 penalty minutes in 58 games this season.
Mar 16 - 11:34 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Steven Stamkos
2Brayden Point
3Tyler Johnson
4Gabriel Dumont
5Cedric Paquette
LW1Vladislav Namestnikov
2Ondrej Palat
3Alex Killorn
4Chris Kunitz
RW1Nikita Kucherov
2Yanni Gourde
3Ryan Callahan
4J.T. Brown
D1Victor Hedman
2Mikhail Sergachev
3Anton Stralman
4Jake Dotchin
5Braydon Coburn
6Dan Girardi
7Slater Koekkoek
8Andrej Sustr
G1Andrei Vasilevskiy
2Peter Budaj