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Power Play Report

Sharks not biting on the PP

by Michael Finewax
Updated On: October 4, 2018, 4:04 pm ET

The San Jose Sharks are trying to make the playoffs and their power play is falling apart. The Sharks have not scored with the man-advantage in 12 games and are 0-27 in that stretch.

 

It doesn’t seem to make sense with players like Brent Burns, Joe Pavelski, Logan Couture and now Evander Kane in the lineup but perhaps they really miss the injured Joe Thornton whose absence over the last 19 games has sorely been missed, especially with the power play.

 

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ANAHEIM

Rickard Rakell: 14 points in 171:49 minutes of power play time.

Corey Perry: 9 points in 165:20.

Cam Fowler: 11 points in 145:27.

Brandon Montour: 10 points in 141:27.

Jakob Silfverberg: 8 points in 125:22.

Ryan Getzlaf: 10 points in 116:51.

 

The Ducks were 1-4 this week and are 32-178 this season. Rakell scored with Montour and Getzlaf assisting on the goal.

 

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ARIZONA

Oliver Ekman-Larsson: 11 points in 203:59 minutes of power play time.

Clayton Keller: 14 points in 199:35.

Max Domi: 9 points in 177:47.

Derek Stepan: 13 points in 169:28.

Christian Fischer: 8 points in 145:56. 

Alex Goligoski: 9 points in 125:39.

 

The Coyotes were 1-5 this week and are 33-195 this season. Jakob Chychrun scored with Keller and Domi drawing the assists.

 

BOSTON

Torey Krug: 14 points in 202:46 minutes of power play time.

David Pastrnak: 17 points in 196:22.

Patrice Bergeron: 17 points in 165:06.

Brad Marchand:  14 points in 154:20.

Danton Heinen: 10 points in 126:09.

Charlie McAvoy: 7 points in 117:52.

 

The Bruins were 4-13 this week and are 41-200 in 2017-18. David Krejci scored twice with Jake DeBrusk getting a goal and an assist. Rick Nash scored once with Nick Holden and Krug each getting a couple of assists. Marchand, Brian Gionta and McAvoy each drew an assist.

 

 

BUFFALO

Ryan O'Reilly: 15 points in 225:13 minutes of power play time.

Kyle Okposo: 14 points in 207:19.

Sam Reinhart: 11 points in 203:20.

Rasmus Ristolainen: 16 points in 200:48.

Jack Eichel: 13 points in 195:36.

Jason Pominville: 5 points in 123:30.

 

The Sabres were 1-7 this week and are 34-198 this season. Pominville scored with O’Reilly and Ristolainen drawing the assists.

 

CALGARY

Johnny Gaudreau: 23 points in 246:54 minutes of power play time.

Sean Monahan: 19 points in 244:42.

Mark Giordano: 9 points in 212:14.

Matthew Tkachuk: 16 points in 192:11.

T. J. Brodie: 11 points in 176:14.

Dougie Hamilton: 12 points in 175:18.

 

The Flames were 0-14 this week and are 41-228 this season.

 

CAROLINA

Justin Faulk: 15 points in 201:45 minutes of power play time.

Teuvo Teravainen: 17 points in 185:38.

Elias Lindholm: 8 points in 179:47.

Sebastian Aho: 12 points in 175:38.

Jordan Staal: 11 points in 171:57.

Justin Williams: 12 points in 141:22.

 

The Hurricanes were 2-8 this week and are 38-203 this season. Jamie McGinn and Teravainen scored with Faulk assisting on both goals. Victor Rask and Jeff Skinner chipped in with one assist apiece.

 

CHICAGO

Patrick Kane: 19 points in 240:17 minutes of power play time.

Jonathan Toews: 9 points in 210:22.

Duncan Keith: 8 points in 188:48.

Nick Schmaltz: 12 points in 181:34.

Artem Anisimov: 11 points in 159:13.

Brandon Saad: 1 point in 152:09.

 

Chicago was 2-8 this week and are 37-234 this season. Toews had a goal and an assist while Anisimov also scored. Kane assisted on both goals and Brent Seabrook finished the scoring.

 

COLORADO

Mikko Rantanen: 26 points in 241:03 minutes of power play time.

Gabriel Landeskog: 12 points in 218:31.

Nathan MacKinnon: 26 points in 206:25.

Tyson Barrie: 21 points in 191:42.

Alexander Kerfoot: 14 points in 169:17.

Carl Soderberg: 4 points in 126:33.

 

The Avs were 4-19 this week and are 49-243 on the season. MacKinnon was in on all four with two goals and two assists while Rantanen had two goals and one helper. MacKinnon has eight power play points in the last two weeks. Barrie had three assists and also has eight point in the last 14 days, Landeskog and Tyson Jost completed the scoring as each had an assist.

  

COLUMBUS

Artemi Panarin: 15 points in 196:10 minutes of power play time.

Seth Jones: 14 points in 173:07.

Zach Werenski: 9 points in 160:38.

Nick Foligno: 3 points in 155:22.

Cam Atkinson: 5 points in 137:10.

Alexander Wennberg: 3 points in 129:45.

 

The Blue Jackets were 2-13 this week and are 27-184 in 2017-18. Jones and Panarin each had a goal and an assist with Atkinson assisting on both.  

 

DALLAS

John Klingberg: 19 points in 237:10 minutes of power play time.

Alexander Radulov: 15 points in 216:29.

Tyler Seguin: 18 points in 207:49.

Jamie Benn: 17 points in 202:21.

Jason Spezza: 10 points in 134:37.

Devin Shore: 9 points in 123:14.

 

The Stars were 2-10 this week and are 38-198 this season. Seguin had both goals with Benn assisting on each. Radulov and Brett Ritchie had one assist apiece.

 

DETROIT

Henrik Zetterberg: 15 points in 169:11 minutes of power play time.

Gustav Nyquist: 7 points in 159:06.

Niklas Kronwall: 11 points in 139:31.

Dylan Larkin: 8 points in 139:18.

Mike Green: 12 points in 138:02.

Anthony Mantha: 12 points in 137:35.       

 

Detroit was 1-5 this week and are 35-187 this season. Zetterberg and Justin Abdelkader set up Kronwall for the lone goal.

 

EDMONTON

Connor McDavid: 14 points in 188:50 minutes of power play time.

Oscar Klefbom: 7 points in 166:51.

Leon Draisaitl: 7 points in 165:19

Milan Lucic: 6 points in 142:19.

Ryan Strome:  points in 121:13.

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins: 7 points in 87:01.

 

The Oilers were 1-5 this week and are 23-163 this year. Draisaitl scored with Strome and McDavid picking up the assists.

 

FLORIDA

Vincent Trocheck: 20 points in 225:21 minutes of power play time.

Jonathan Huberdeau: 16 points in 220:11.

Aleksander Barkov: 13 points in 215:01.

Keith Yandle: 14 points in 209:55.

Evgenii Dadonov: 11 points in 189:09

Aaron Ekblad: 7 points in 140:57.

 

The Panthers were 2-14 this week and are 38-199 on the season. Barkov had both goals with Trocheck, Huberdeau and Yandle drawing the assists.

 

LOS ANGELES

Drew Doughty: 15 points in 205:32 minutes of power play time.

Anze Kopitar: 22 points in 187:11.

Dustin Brown: 9 points in 172:43.   

Jake Muzzin: 11 points in 142:10.

Tyler Toffoli : 11 points in 135:07.

Alec Martinez: 11 points in 128:20.

 

The Kings were 4-14 this week and are 39-192 this season. Jeff Carter returned and scored twice. Brown had a goal and an assist while Tanner Pearson also scored. Kopitar had three assists, Toffoli had a pair and Doughty and Dion Phaneuf each had one.

 

MINNESOTA

Ryan Suter: 20 points in 201:19 minutes of power play time.

Mikko Koivu: 13 points in 168:00.

Mikael Granlund: 18 points in 157:09.

Jason Zucker: 12 points in 149:57.

Jared Spurgeon: 12 points in 149:15.

Matt Dumba: 7 points in 148:45.

 

The Wild were 4-12 this week and are 42-199 to date. Eric Staal scored twice and added an assist. Zucker had one of each while Koivu had a goal. Suter had three helpers with Dumba, Spurgeon and Charlie Coyle each chipping in with one each.

 

MONTREAL

Max Pacioretty: 15 points in 198:19 minutes of power play time.

Jonathan Drouin: 16 points in 197:57.

Alex Galchenyuk: 18 points in 187:02.

Jeff Petry: 17 points in 176:28.

Brendan Gallagher: 12 points in 151:50.

Andrew Shaw: 7 points in 108:52.

 

The Canadiens were 1-10 this week and are now 40-196 this season. Drouin scored with Galchenyuk and Petry drawing the assists.

 

NASHVILLE

P.K. Subban: 19 points in 205:46 minutes of power play time.

Ryan Johansen: 12 points in 189:02.

Roman Josi: 18 points in 180:33.

Viktor Arvidsson: 7 points in 159:48.

Filip Forsberg: 18 points in 154:29.

Kevin Fiala: 12 points in 150:28.

 

The Predators were 2-10 this week and are 50-219 in 2017-18. MAttias Ekholm has a goal and an assist with Kyle Turris also scoring. Calle Jarnkrok, Josi and Ryan Ellis each had an assist. Josi has missed the last two games with an injury.

 

NEW JERSEY

Will Butcher: 16 points in 179:30 minutes of power play time.

Taylor Hall: 25 points in 170:46.

Nico Hischier: 6 points in 141:03.  

Jesper Bratt: 12 points in 139:03.

Kyle Palmieri: 15 points in 128:18.

Brian Boyle: 7 points in 116:37.

 

The Devils were 4-9 this week and are 41-202 this season. Hall scored three times and assisted on Sami Vatanen’s goal. Vatanen also had two assists with newcomer Patrick Maroon picking up a pair of helpers. Palmieri, Travis Zajac and Damon Severson also had assists.

 

NEW YORK ISLANDERS

Nick Leddy: 13 points in 217:29 minutes of power play time.

John Tavares: 20 points in 209:26.

Mathew Barzal: 19 points in 209:13.

Anders Lee: 16 points in 204:18.

Josh Bailey: 28 points in 187:17.

Jordan Eberle: 4 points in 128:18.

 

The Islanders were 1-8 this week and are 42-203 this season. Brock Nelson scored with Andrew Ladd and Anthony Beauvillier drawing the assists.

 

NEW YORK RANGERS

Mats Zuccarello: 16 points in 190:47 minutes of power play time.

Mika Zibanejad: 16 points in 177:23.

Pavel Buchnevich: 12 points in 160:21.

Kevin Shattenkirk: 12 points in 146:42.

Chris Kreider: 7 points in 114:20.

David Desharnais: 7 points in 99:00.

 

The Rangers were 1-8 this week and are 41-198 this season. Zibanejad scored with Zuccarello and Buchnevich drawing the assists.

 

OTTAWA

Mike Hoffman: 19 points in 202:13 minutes of power play time.

Erik Karlsson: 16 points in 195:28.

Mark Stone: 10 points in 171:22.

Ryan Dzingel: 4 points in 140:32.

Matt Duchene: 8 points in 135:51.

Bobby Ryan: 3 points in 126:07.

 

The Senators were 2-14 this week and are 33-200 this season. Hoffman had a goal and an assist with Duchene chipping in with a goal. Thomas Chabot and Karlsson each had an assist.

  

PHILADELPHIA

Jakub Voracek: 31 points in 237:07 minutes of power play time.

Claude Giroux:  31 points in 236:04.

Shayne Gostisbehere: 25 points in 230:47.

Sean Couturier: 11 points in 216:41.

Wayne Simmonds: 16 points in 204:22.

Ivan Provorov: 4 points in 122:44.

 

The Flyers were 1-12 on the power play this week and are currently 44-218 this year. Nolan Patrick scored and has all three goals in the last two weeks. Voracek and Giroux had assists.

 

PITTSBURGH

Phil Kessel: 34 points in 246:58 minutes of power play time.

Sidney Crosby: 32 points in 238:51.

Evgeni Malkin: 31 points in 225:31.

Kris Letang: 17 points in 203:00.

Patric Hornqvist: 12 points in 187:58.

Jake Guentzel: 12 points in 126:50.

 

The Penguins were 1-8 this week and are 56-210 this season. Hornqvist scored with Kessel and Malkin picking up helpers.

 

ST. LOUIS

Vladimir Tarasenko: 15 points in 245:12 minutes of power play time.

Brayden Schenn: 16 points in 217:52. 

Alex Pietrangelo: 8 points in 196:58.

Alexander Steen: 13 points in 183:04.

Colton Parayko: 9 points in 140:03.

Jaden Schwartz: 9 points in 160:01.

 

The Blues were 1-11 this week and are currently 33-213 this season. Tarasenko scored with Steen and Schwartz drawing the assists.

 

SAN JOSE

Brent Burns: 22 points in 245:12 minutes of power play time.

Joe Pavelski: 18 points in 217:52

Logan Couture: 18 points in 196:07.

Joe Thornton: 18 points in 168:28.

Tomas Hertl: 11 points in 170:24.

Kevin Labanc: 13 points in 127:22.

 

The Sharks were 0-8 this week and are 44-211 this season.

 

TAMPA BAY

Steven Stamkos: 31 points in 237:12 minutes of power play time.

Nikita Kucherov: 31 points in 231:30.

Victor Hedman: 20 points in 211:19.

Alex Killorn: 8 points in 191:09.

Brayden Point: 9 points in 153:08.

Tyler Johnson: 12 points in 149:07.

 

The Lightning were 1-9 this week and are 55-227 in 2017-18. Stamkos scored with Kucherov and Hedman drawing the assists.

 

TORONTO

James van Riemsdyk: 17 points in 153:28 minutes of power play time.

Mitch Marner: 18 points in 150:17.

Tyler Bozak: 9 points in 146:48.

Jake Gardiner: 10 points in 145:12.

Patrick Marleau: 5 points in 142:06.

William Nylander: 7 points in 140:03.

 

The Maple Leafs were 1-8 this week and have scored 37 goals in 184 chances. Bozak scored with Marner and Rielly picking up the assists.

 

VANCOUVER

Henrik Sedin: 16 points in 197:37 minutes of power play time.

Daniel Sedin: 20 points in 193:33.

Brock Boeser: 23 points in 180:11.

Alexander Edler: 11 points in 156:21.

Sam Gagner: 9 points in 113:24.

Bo Horvat: 11 points in 135:26.

 

The Canucks were 3-10 this week and are 46-211 this season. Horvat had a pair of goals while Daniel Sedin had one and assisted on both of Horvat’s goals. Edler and Henrik Sedin each had a pair of assists.

 

VEGAS

Colin Miller: 14 points in 163:30 minutes of power play time.

William Karlsson: 11 points in 154:41.

David Perron: 15 points in 154:03.

Reilly Smith: 14 points in 153:43.

Jonathan Marchessault: 13 points in 153:10.

Erik Haula: 15 points in 148:29.

 

The Golden Knights were 2-11 this week and are 43-199. Miller and Tomas Tatar scored with Brad Hunt assisting on both. Haula and Perron also drew assists.

 

WASHINGTON

Alex Ovechkin: 25 points in 269:03 minutes of power play time.

John Carlson: 26 points in 240:47.

Evgeny Kuznetsov: 20 points in 226:04.

Nicklas Backstrom: 18 points in 223:12.

T.J. Oshie: 15 points in 197:03.

Brett Connolly: 5 points in 81:30.

 

The Capitals were 3-7 this week and are 43-191 this season. Kuznetsov and Backstrom each had a goal and an assist with Ovechkin also scoring. Carlson assisted on all three goals while Oshie had one assist.

 

WINNIPEG

Blake Wheeler: 34 points in 209:40 minutes of power play time.

Patrik Laine: 26 points in 207:08.

Dustin Byfuglien: 17 points in 167:23.

Kyle Connor: 8 points in 166:49.

Mark Scheifele: 16 points in 159:34.

Bryan Little: 11 points in 140:50.

 

 

The Jets were 2-7 this week and are 55-224 this season. Scheifele and Laine scored with Wheeler and the newly acquired Paul Stastny assisting on both.

Michael Finewax

Michael Finewax is entering his 15th season as the Senior Hockey Writer and Editor for Rotoworld. You can follow him on Twitter @mfinewaxhockey.