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Michal Rozsival | Defenseman | #32

Team: Chicago Blackhawks
Age / DOB:  (38) / 9/3/1978
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 210
Drafted: 1996 / Rd. 4 (105) / PIT
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Michal Rozsival will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Wild.
He suited up in Sunday's game against the Wild, but won't get a crack at the Avs tonight. The veteran has one assist in 14 games this season. Jordin Tootoo will also watch the game from the press box tonight. Jan 17 - 8:57 PM

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Michal Rozsival will indeed play Sunday against the Wild.

This will be the long-time veteran's 14th game of the season, which indicates his potential fantasy value. He has a point along with 20 blocks and 32 hits.
Jan 15 - 12:08 PM

Michal Rozsival will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Detroit Red Wings.

The veteran defenseman has suited up in just one of Chicago's last 13 games. He has one assist and a plus-1 rating in 12 games this season.
Jan 10 - 8:25 PM

Michal Rozsival will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Dallas Stars.

The 38-year-old has skated in just 11 games this season. He has one assist and a plus-1 rating in 2016-17. Rozsival is nothing more than a depth defenseman at this point of his career. Michal Kempny will also watch the game from the press box.
Source: NHL.com
Tue, Dec 20, 2016 08:22:00 PM

Michal Rozsival will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Rangers.

The veteran played in each of Chicago's last two games because Brent Seabrook (head) has been out. With Seabrook returning tonight, Rozsival will sit. Michal Kempny and Jordin Tootoo will also be scratched.
Source: NHL.com
Tue, Dec 13, 2016 07:09:00 PM

Michal Rozsival will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Arizona Coyotes.

The veteran has suited up in just nine games this season. This is his third straight game in the press box. Michal Kempny will also sit tonight.
Source: NHL.com
Tue, Dec 6, 2016 08:41:00 PM

Michal Rozsival appears to be in the lineup Wednesday night.

It looks like Michal Kempny, who has two assists in 18 games, will be scratched. Rozsival has skated in just five matches this season.
Wed, Nov 23, 2016 03:41:00 PM

Michal Rozsival will play Saturday against the Coyotes.

Rozsival's days as a useful fantasy asset are long gone, but it's amazing he still plays at the highest level and for Chicago. The veteran has a point in four games.
Sat, Nov 19, 2016 08:33:00 PM

Michael Rozsival will be scratched against the Capitals on Friday night.

Unfortunately at this point in his career, Rozsival has no fantasy viability. He simply doesn't hit the stat sheet enough, and these days, no longer plays enough.
Fri, Nov 11, 2016 06:57:00 PM

Michal Rozsival made his season debut on Monday night.

The veteran defender was scratched for Chicago's first six games of the year. Gustav Forsling's upper-body injury could give Rozsival some additional playing time if the rookie can't play on Friday.
Wed, Oct 26, 2016 09:01:00 AM

Michal Rozsival doesn't know where he fits in with the Chicago Blackhawks this season.

The veteran signed a one-year contract extension with Chicago last June and he's ready for whatever the team throws his way. "Right now, I still don't know what my role is," the 38-year-old said. "It might be determined by the way I play. The last four years I've played 20 games, I've played 30 games and I've played 50 games. I'm ready for anything and for any kind of role. Obviously, I would love to be playing. I'm always trying to fight for my ice time." Last year, Rozsival had one goal and 13 points in 51 games.
Sat, Oct 1, 2016 09:15:00 AM

Michal Rozsival has inked a one-year extension with the Chicago Blackhawks.

Rozsival had a goal and 13 points in 51 contests last season. Per general fanager, he's set to earn $600K in 2016-17, which is the same as his 2015-16 salary.
Thu, Jun 30, 2016 02:00:00 PM

Michal Rozsival will be a healthy scratch in Game 7 against the Blues on Monday night.

Rozsival played in the first four games of the series, but the Hawks opted to replace him with David Rundblad. The 37-year-old has no points and a minus-3 rating in the series. Tomas Fleischmann, Viktor Svedberg, Brandon Mashinter, Christian Ehrhoff and Michael Leighton will also be healthy scratches.
Source: NHL.com
Mon, Apr 25, 2016 08:32:00 PM

Michal Rozsival will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Blues.

The Blackhawks have no wiggle room. One more loss and they'll be eliminated from the postseason. Rozsival played in the first four games of the series, but the Hawks have opted to go with David Rundblad in Game 5. Tomas Fleischmann, Viktor Svedberg, Christian Ehrhoff and Michael Leighton will also serve as healthy scratches.
Source: NHL.com
Thu, Apr 21, 2016 09:32:00 PM

Michal Rozsival is ready to step up for the Blackhawks with Duncan Keith suspended for Game 1 of the playoffs against St. Louis.

"I'm preparing for it — definitely," Rozsival said. "If I get the call and have to play Dunc's minutes — maybe on the penalty kill and stuff, yeah, I'm looking forward to it. I'm excited. We're all excited." The veteran rearguard played well back in Game 4 of the Western Conference Final in 2013 during a different Keith suspension.
Wed, Apr 13, 2016 09:09:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Jonathan Toews
2Artem Anisimov
3Marcus Kruger
4Nick Schmaltz
5Vince Hinostroza
LW1Artemi Panarin
2Andrew Desjardins
3Dennis Rasmussen
RW1Patrick Kane
2Marian Hossa
3Richard Panik
4Ryan Hartman
5Jordin Tootoo
6Tanner Kero
D1Duncan Keith
2Brent Seabrook
3Brian Campbell
4Niklas Hjalmarsson
5Trevor van Riemsdyk
6Michal Kempny
7Michal Rozsival
G1Corey Crawford
2Scott Darling