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Marian Hossa | Winger | #81

Team: Chicago Blackhawks
Age / DOB:  (37) / 1/12/1979
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 207
Drafted: 1997 / Rd. 1 (12) / OTT
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Marian Hossa envisions himself playing into his 40s.
He will be 42 years of age when his current contract expires. However, he could call it a career if things don't work out the way he hopes. "I go year-by-year right now and I try to not focus on five years," Hossa said. "At this point you never know what can happen. You know, too many injuries or these things can slow you down. Or anything can change. But right now I feel pretty good so I try to go for it." Sep 30 - 9:22 AM

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Marian Hossa scored in Wednesday's 4-1 loss to Team Canada at the World Cup of Hockey.

Although both teams had qualified for the semi-final, this was still an important game because first place in the group was on the line. Even though Team Europe came into this game with a 2-0-0 record, the end result was hardly surprising. Canada jumped out to a 2-0 lead before Hossa cut the deficit in half, but that's as close as Europe would come to tying the game. Team Europe will now take on Team Sweden in the semi-finals.
Sep 21 - 10:53 PM

Marian Hossa is apparently "good to go" after an injury scare on Thursday night.

This is great news for Team Europe and for the Chicago Blackhawks after was hurt during a pre-tournament game for the World Cup of Hockey. "He's fine," said coach Ralph Krueger. "He had a lower-body setback that was minor and he'll be okay to go tomorrow in practice. He looks good to go, all green lights. It was a safety precaution to pull him out in the third. It turned out to be a light injury that's fine today. No setbacks there."
Sep 9 - 6:09 PM

Marian Hossa is reportedly OK after he was taken to a local hospital for X-Rays on Thursday night.

He was hurt in a World Cup of Hockey exhibition game in Quebec City, but multiple reports surfaced later that the injury wasn't serious and Hossa was expected to rejoin Team Europe later that night. According to a source, he suffered a bruised foot.
Sep 9 - 9:18 AM

Marian Hossa is upbeat about 2016-17 after a rough campaign.

Hossa was limited to 13 goals and 33 points in 64 contests in 2015-16. That left him one goal shy of the 500 milestone. "I was pretty close to having more than 13 goals last year with so many chances but the puck didn't want to go in," Hossa said. "I definitely feel like I have more than 13 (in me). But I don't want to put too many thoughts in my head offensively. I'll just play my game and I know good things will happen." At the age of 37, the question is whether or not he has a comeback year left in him. He's not a bad late round gamble in drafts next season, but he's just that: A gamble.
Jul 18 - 6:10 PM

Marian Hossa potted his third goal of the playoffs on Monday night in a 3-2 loss to St. Louis.

He got the Blackhawks on the board late in the first period after the Blues jumped out to a 2-0 lead. Hossa had a slow start to the postseason, but he finished strong with a four-game point streak (three goals, two assists). Unfortunately, it wasn't enough to get Chicago into Round 2, as St. Louis advanced with the Game 7 victory.
Apr 26 - 9:51 AM

Marian Hossa collected his first goal of the playoffs during Thursday's Game 5 double overtime win over St. Louis.

It's been a trying season for the future Hockey Hall of Famer, but he managed to skate 24:47, including 4:45 on special teams. He scored a shorthanded goal during Game 5 and finished with seven shots on goal.
Apr 22 - 2:21 AM

Marian Hossa earned his first point of the postseason on Tuesday night.

He picked up an assist on a goal by Andrew Shaw and finished the match with five shots on goal. Unfortunately, time is running out for him to get into a groove as the Blackhawks are down 3-1 in the series to St. Louis.
Apr 20 - 11:38 AM

Chicago's top line of Marian Hossa, Jonathan Toews and Andrew Ladd have produced a lot of chances, but not many points.

"I felt like we had good chances," Hossa said. "Obviously we didn’t capitalize on them because the game is extremely tight. They’re playing well defensively. Give them lots of credit. It’s really bottled up there to find the chances. But I thought we had some good looks and that’s a good sign." Unfortunately for the trio, they've only produced one assist between them. The Blackhawks need their top line to produce more if they hope to knock out the Blues.
Source: CSN Chicago
Apr 17 - 10:07 AM

Marian Hossa (lower body) is expected to play in Wednesday's playoff opener.

"I feel much better," Hossa said. "The skating stays pretty good, and I don't see a reason I shouldn't go." In 64 games this season, he generated 13 goals and 33 points.
Apr 12 - 9:04 AM

Marian Hossa (lower body) has been ruled out for Chicago's season finale on Saturday.

Hossa was previously considered a possibility for that contest. He still might play in Game 1 of the postseason.
Apr 8 - 3:05 PM

Marian Hossa "could" play Saturday against Columbus, according to coach Joel Quenneville.

He skated Thursday morning and is close to getting back in the lineup. If Hossa doesn't play in Chicago's regular-season finale then he is expected to be ready for the playoffs next week.
Apr 8 - 9:48 AM

Marian Hossa (lower body) isn't ready to rejoin the Blackhawks on Thursday.

The good news is that he's feeling "pretty decent," which suggests he's not far off from being able to play. He has 13 goals and 33 points in 64 contests in 2015-16.
Apr 7 - 1:37 PM

Marian Hossa will miss Tuesday's match with the Coyotes due to a lower body injury.

With eight points in 16 games since the All-Star break, we'd have him in the lineup any time he plays. However he's day-to-day until then.
Apr 5 - 7:24 PM

Marian Hossa (lower body) is considered questionable for Tuesday's match against Arizona.

Chicago has three games remaining on the 2015-16 schedule. Coach Joel Quenneville expects Hossa to be back before the start of the playoffs, so consider him day-to-day for the time being.
Apr 4 - 12:44 PM

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2Andrew Desjardins
3Brandon Mashinter
4Tyler Motte
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RW1Patrick Kane
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3Richard Panik
4Ryan Hartman
5Jordin Tootoo
D1Duncan Keith
2Brent Seabrook
3Brian Campbell
4Niklas Hjalmarsson
5Trevor van Riemsdyk
6Erik Gustafsson
7Michal Kempny
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G1Corey Crawford
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