C - TB
Anthony Cirelli had an interesting night. He scored what turned out to be the game-winning goal and then received an instigator minor penalty to account for the 17 PIM. The Lightning beat the Islanders 4-1.
Cirelli has contributed across the scoresheet thus far on the season. His shot percentage should see some regression, but the other categories are in line with his career numbers.
Anthony Cirelli led the team in tonight's victory over the Washington Capitals, putting up a powerplay goal, and adding two assists for a team-leading three points.
After getting off to a slow start, Anthony Cirelli now has 4 points in his last two games as the Tampa Bay Lightning are starting to take form. Look for Cirelli to contribute as the Lightning look to find scoring from elsewhere with Nikita Kucherov set to miss some time.
Anthony Cirelli scored his second goal of the season in the Lightnings 5-1 win over the Red Wings on Wednesday. He was a plus one with one goal on his lone shot in 18:30 of ice-time.
Cirelli should be rostered in almost every league. The Lightning are going to runaway with their division with not much competition . He now has two goals and six assists in eight games played.
On Thursday, the Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-1 at home. Anthony Cirelli and Nikita Kucherov both recorded a goal and an assist in the win. With their eighth win in a row, the Lightning have taken a commanding seven point lead in the Eastern Conference. Tampa Bay have scored 17 goals in their last three games. The Lightning play in Winnipeg on Sunday.
The third line is firing on all cylinders for the Tampa Bay Lightning. Anthony Cirelli is a fantasy sleeper with a hot hand. He now has five goals and an assist in the last four games. Cirelli will look to keep the momentum going against the Jets on Sunday night.