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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 two goals and an assist in Friday's 7-3 win over the New York Rangers.
This was easily his best overall performance of the season. Paquette's first goal tied the game at two, while his second of the night made it 4-1 for his team in the third frame. He also helped set up Dan Girardi's power-play goal in the final minute of regulation. Paquette finished the night with a plus-2 rating and a game-high six shots on goal in 12:16 of ice time. The 24-year-old has five goals, nine points and 41 penalty minutes in 52 games this season. Mar 31 - 11:07 AM

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Cedric Paquette will be a healthy scratch on Tuesday night when the Tampa Bay Lightning take on the Buffalo Sabres.

Paquette has two goals and two assists in 34 games this season with the Lightning. He played more than 11 minutes on Monday night versus the Leafs but will sit in the press box on Tuesday alongside Andrej Sustr and Cory Conacher.
Feb 13 - 7:11 PM

Cedric Paquette was a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the Edmonton Oilers.

Paquette has one goal, two assists and 30 penalty minutes this season. This will be the third game in a row that he'll watch from the press box. Michael Bournival will also serve as a healthy scratch.
Feb 5 - 8:54 PM

Cedric Paquette will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Calgary Flames.

He has one goal and two assists in 35 games this season. It's the first time he serves as a healthy scratch this season. Michael Bournival will also watch the game from the press box.
Feb 1 - 8:54 PM

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

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

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Steven Stamkos
2Brayden Point
3Tyler Johnson
4Cedric Paquette
5Anthony Cirelli
6Gabriel Dumont
LW1Ondrej Palat
2Yanni Gourde
3Alex Killorn
4Chris Kunitz
RW1Nikita Kucherov
2J.T. Miller
3Ryan Callahan
4Cory Conacher
5Adam Erne
D1Victor Hedman
2Ryan McDonagh
3Mikhail Sergachev
4Anton Stralman
5Dan Girardi
6Braydon Coburn
7Jake Dotchin
8Slater Koekkoek
9Andrej Sustr
G1Andrei Vasilevskiy
2Peter Budaj
3Louis Domingue