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MacKenzie Weegar | Defenseman | #52

Team: Florida Panthers
Age / DOB:  (24) / 1/7/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 212
Drafted: 2013 / Rd. 7 (206) / FLA

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MacKenzie Weegar will be a healthy scratch in Saturday's game against the Colorado Avalanche.
The Panthers have now scratched Weegar in four consecutive games. He has one goal and one assist in 16 contests this season. Roberto Luongo (lower body) and Aleksander Barkov (upper body) will both miss the game due to injury. Sat, Dec 9, 2017 07:07:00 PM

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MacKenzie Weegar will be a healthy scratch against the New York Islanders Monday.

Weegar sat for two straight games, returned for a Dec. 1 game before going back to the press box. The d-man has played 16 games this season but only has two points. He'll be in the press box with Henrik Haapala and Dryden Hunt.
Mon, Dec 4, 2017 07:18:00 PM

MacKenzie Weegar will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against Columbus.

Weegar has been in and out of the Panthers lineup all season. He has one goal and one assist in 16 games in 2017-18. Colton Sceviour and Connor Brickley will both miss the game due to injury.
Thu, Nov 2, 2017 07:15:00 PM

MacKenzie Weegar will sit out a second straight game as a healthy scratch for the Florida Panthers on Saturday against the Detroit Red Wings.

Weegar missed Thursday's game against the Ducks as a healthy scratch, and he'll be scratched from Saturday's game against Detroit. He'll be a healthy scratch along with Connor Brickley. Colton Sceviour continues to nurse an upper-body injury and will also sit out Saturday's game.
Sat, Oct 28, 2017 08:56:00 PM

MacKenzie Weegar will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Anaheim Ducks.

He has one goal in three games this season. Don't expect him to carry any fantasy value the rest of the way. Colton Sceviour will miss the game due to injury.
Thu, Oct 26, 2017 07:36:00 PM

MacKenzie Weegar scored in Friday's 4-3 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Weegar's goal was huge, as it tied the game at three midway through the third period. In the end, the Penguins were able to strike one last time before regulation. Weegar now has one goal in four career games. He isn't worth owning in any fantasy format this season.
Sat, Oct 21, 2017 10:43:00 AM

Defenseman MacKenzie Weegar was named a healthy scratch for the Panthers against the Flyers Tuesday.

The defenseman has yet to play a game with Florida this year and isn't expected to have much fantasy value this year. He and Denis Malgin are both listed as healthy scratches.
Tue, Oct 17, 2017 07:02:00 PM

It looks like MacKenzie Weegar will be scratched on Saturday.

That would be Weegar's second straight game in the press box. He recorded 36 points and 70 penalty minutes in 60 AHL games last season.
Sat, Oct 7, 2017 06:55:00 PM

MacKenzie Weegar is in the press box for Friday's game.

Weegar had 36 points and 70 penalty minutes in 60 AHL games last season. He's unlikely to have much, if any, fantasy value in standard leagues in 2017-18.
Fri, Oct 6, 2017 07:32:00 PM

MacKenzie Weegar skipped Monday's practice and was checked out by doctors.

Coach Bob Boughner expects him to be available for Friday's season opener. He will battle for ice time this season with Ian McCoshen for the Panthers' sixth defenseman spot.
Mon, Oct 2, 2017 05:35:00 PM

MacKenzie Weegar has signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Florida Panthers.

Weegar made three appearances with the Panthers in 2016-17, while spending the bulk of the year with Springfield of the AHL. He recorded 14 goals and 36 points from the back end in 60 matches with the Thunderbirds.
Thu, Aug 3, 2017 03:40:00 PM

MacKenzie Weegar will play versus Buffalo on Saturday.

Weegar skated 16:45 during his debut on Monday. He picked up 13 goals and 32 points in 57 games this season down on the far.
Sat, Apr 8, 2017 02:48:00 PM

MacKenzie Weegar will make his NHL debut Monday night.

He watched four games from the press box before he was sent back to the minors during his last NHL stint, but this time he will get to see some action.
Mon, Apr 3, 2017 05:35:00 PM

MacKenzie Weegar was summoned up to the Panthers on Sunday afternoon.

The 23-year-old has posted 13 goals and 32 points in 57 games with AHL Springfield this season.
Sun, Apr 2, 2017 06:12:00 PM

MacKenzie Weegar was returned to AHL Springfield on Tuesday.

The wait for his NHL debut continues. The 23-year-old has posted 12 goals and 29 points in 51 games with the Thunderbirds this season.
Tue, Mar 21, 2017 02:53:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Aleksander Barkov
2Vincent Trocheck
3Nick Bjugstad
4Jared McCann
5Derek MacKenzie
LW1Jonathan Huberdeau
2Denis Malgin
3Jamie McGinn
4Connor Brickley
5Frank Vatrano
RW1Evgenii Dadonov
2Radim Vrbata
3Colton Sceviour
4Micheal Haley
5Maxim Mamin
D1Aaron Ekblad
2Keith Yandle
3Mike Matheson
4Alex Petrovic
5Mark Pysyk
6MacKenzie Weegar
7Ian McCoshen
G1Roberto Luongo
2James Reimer