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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 scored the game-winning goal in Tuesday's 2-0 victory over Toronto.
It was Paquette's first goal in nearly a calendar year (Jan. 21, 2017) and his third point in 24 games this season. He celebrated on the bench by pulling the imaginary monkey off his back. Jan 3 - 10:07 AM

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Cedric Paquette's one game suspension has been served and he is eligible to play on Tuesday against the New York Islanders.

Paquette was banished for one game for boarding Torey Krug of the Bruins on Wednesday. Not that you would want to put him in your lineup as he has one assist in 11 games with 16 penalty minutes.
Sun, Dec 3, 2017 08:49:00 AM

Cedric Paquette has been given a one-game suspension for boarding Boston's Torey Krug on Wednesday.

Paquette will miss Saturday's home game against the Sharks, but he'll be eligible to return against the Islanders on Tuesday night.
Thu, Nov 30, 2017 08:08:00 PM

Cedric Paquette will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Thursday.

Paquette is being called to answer for a boarding play on Boston's Torey Krug from Wednesday night's contest. The feisty forward got two minutes for boarding and another two for roughing after the scuffle that occurred following the hit.
Thu, Nov 30, 2017 02:30:00 PM

Cedric Paquette will play in Wednesday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks.

Paquette missed 13 games with an undisclosed injury. He has one assist in six games this season.
Wed, Nov 22, 2017 07:36:00 PM

Cedric Paquette (undisclosed) practice again on Tuesday.

Paquette's return could be just around the corner after the Lightning put Gabriel Dumont on waivers Tuesday afternoon. However, it's unclear at this time if he will be back for Wednesday's game against Chicago.
Tue, Nov 21, 2017 01:19:00 PM

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.
Sun, Nov 12, 2017 02:13:00 PM

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.
Wed, Oct 25, 2017 02:15:00 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.
Tue, Oct 24, 2017 06:28:00 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.
Thu, Oct 19, 2017 06:35:00 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.
Thu, Oct 19, 2017 01:06:00 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.
Sun, Oct 15, 2017 01:55:00 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.
Thu, Oct 12, 2017 12:05:00 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.
Wed, Oct 11, 2017 12:22:00 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.
Mon, Apr 3, 2017 11:15:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Steven Stamkos
2Brayden Point
3Tyler Johnson
4Cedric Paquette
5Matthew Peca
LW1Vladislav Namestnikov
2Ondrej Palat
3Alex Killorn
4Chris Kunitz
5Michael Bournival
6Cory Conacher
RW1Nikita Kucherov
2Yanni Gourde
3Ryan Callahan
D1Victor Hedman
2Mikhail Sergachev
3Anton Stralman
4Jake Dotchin
5Braydon Coburn
6Dan Girardi
7Slater Koekkoek
8Andrej Sustr
G1Andrei Vasilevskiy
2Peter Budaj
3Louis Domingue