Brent Burns

San Jose Sharks

Brent Burns provided assists on Joe Pavelski's and Joonas Donskoi's goals to help the Sharks win Game Seven 3-2 over the Colorado Avalanche Wednesday night.

Fantasy Impact: Burns contributed in a big way for San Jose with two critical assists in Game Seven of the Western Conference Semi Finals. Burns currently has produced five goals, nine assists, and a plus-two rating through 14 games played this post-season. He will look to continue to be a major factor in San Jose's playoff success in the Western Conference Finals against St. Louis.

 

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Brent Burns buried his fifth goal of the playoffs with 10 seconds remaining in the second period of Game Six to tie it up 2-2. San Jose would wind up losing 4-3 in OT to Colorado.

Fantasy Impact: Burns is nearly averaging a point per game along with a plus-two rating this post-season.

 

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Brent Burns scored two goals and added an assist during San Jose’s 4-3 loss to Colorado on Sunday. He also had five shots-on-goal for the contest.

Fantasy Impact: Burns has really turned it on of late, with seven points over his past two games. He leads the Sharks with 11 points this postseason. Expect more of the same in Game 3 in Colorado on Tuesday.

 

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Brent Burns recorded a goal and three assists for San Jose during the team’s Game 1 win versus Colorado on Friday. It was his first multi-point game since Game 1 of the opening round.

Fantasy Impact: Burns just keeps producing for the Sharks. After leading San Jose in scoring during the regular season, the defenseman appears to be rounding back into form recently with six points in the last three games. Though Burns turned 34-years-old in March, his 83 points in 2018-2019 marked a new career high. He will likely be the first defenseman off the board in fantasy drafts again next season.

 

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Brent Burns provided an assist on Joe Pavelski's face goal as well as scoring his own to put the Sharks up 2-0 in the second period against Vegas. San Jose would go on to win 5-2 to take a 1-0 series lead.

Fantasy Impact: Burns continues to play a key role in San Jose's playoff success, accounting for 43 points since 2012. He also ended the night with a plus-one rating as well. If San Jose is going to make a deep playoff run this year, Burns is going to have to play a big role to accomplish it.

 

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Brent Burns scored a goal and picked up two assists in a win against the Flames.

Fantasy Impact: Burns' three points brought him up to 11 goals, 50 assists, and 61 points total. He's recorded 21 points in 14 games played since January.

 

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Brent Burns got his 23rd assist of the season on Joe Pavelski’s power play goal in the second period of the Sharks 5-3 loss on Wednesday night.

Fantasy Impact: Brent Burns is as consistent as they come for scoring defensemen. Burns has scored between 60-76 points the part 4 seasons. This season Burns has 3 goals and 23 assists through 26 games this season. Burns is on the first defensive pairing and second power play unit. Burns is a game-changer in fantasy hockey and should be owned and started in all fantasy formats.

 

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Brent Burns had no goals, no assists, and three shots-on-goal during Thursday night's 4-1 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Fantasy Impact: Burns along with the rest of the Shark's had a terrible game and could never produce any sort of sustainable offense. Regardless, Burns remains an elite Defenseman and should be locked into lineups as better days are assuredly ahead.

 

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Brent Burns assisted on two goals against the Hurricanes on Friday.

Fantasy Impact: Burns is off to a very good start this season, he's up to 12 points through 10 games played for the Sharks. He'll continue to be an elite defenseman.

 

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Brent Burns recorded two assists Thursday versus New York. The first one came shorthanded.

Fantasy Impact: Burns is an elite fantasy defenseman. He has reached at least 60 points in each of the past four seasons.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist versus the Flyers Tuesday. The assist came on the power-play.

Fantasy Impact: Burns has reached at least 60 points in each of the past four seasons. He is an elite fantasy defenseman.

 

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Brent Burns scored the final goal of the game in a 3-0 victory.

Fantasy Impact: Burns recorded at least 67 points in his third straight season. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns scored a goal and an assist in the regular season finale. He ended with 67 points.

Fantasy Impact: Burns recorded at least 67 points in his third straight season. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded two assists. The first one was on the power play.

Fantasy Impact: Burns now has at least 65 points in yet another season. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the first San Jose goal. He was also called for a minor penalty.

Fantasy Impact: Burns has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded two assists. The second one came on the power-play.

Fantasy Impact: Burns has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns records an assist on the second Sharks goal. It would be the eventual game-winner.

Fantasy Impact: Burns has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns scored the first San Jose goal. It was his 11th goal of the season.

Fantasy Impact: Burns has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded three assists. The final two came on the power-play. He also was called for a minor penalty.

Fantasy Impact: Burns has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the third Sharks goal. They would win 7-4.

Fantasy Impact: Burns has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the second San Jose goal. It came on the power-play.

Fantasy Impact: Burns has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded the lone assist on the empty net goal. San Jose won 2-0.

Fantasy Impact: Burns has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the first Sharks goal. They would go on to win 7-2.

Fantasy Impact: Burns has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the only Sharks goal. He was also called for a minor penalty.

Fantasy Impact: Burns has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns scored the eventual game-winner and then assisted on the final goal of the game.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the second San Jose goal. He also was called for a minor penalty.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded three assists on the three Sharks goals. Two of them came on the power-play.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the first of the game and then scored the final goal. The Sharks won 3-1.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded a goal on the power-play. He also was called for two minor penalties.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded two assists in the offensive slugfest. The Rangers would lose 6-5.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded a power-play assist on the third San Jose goal. They would lose 5-4 in overtime.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the fourth San Jose goal. They would win 6-2.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns records assists on both San Jose goals in the 2-1 victory. The second one was on the power-play and also the game-winner. He was also called for a minor penalty.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the final San Jose goal. They would lose 5-3.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the second San Jose goal. The Sharks won 3-2 in the shootout.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded three assists in the 6-5 overtime victory. The first assist was on the power-play while the last came on the game-tying score in the final minute of regulation.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded a power-play assist on the only San Jose goal. They would lose 4-1.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns scored a power-play assist and added an assist on a shorthanded score.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the first San Jose goal. He was also called for a double minor.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the final goal of the 4-1 victory.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the game-tying goal that helped send the game into a shootout.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded the lone power-play assist on the second San Jose goal. The Sharks would win 2-0.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded a power-play assist on the first Sharks goal. San Jose would win 5-4 in overtime.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded two assists, one of which came on the power-play. San Jose would lose 5-3.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns scored two goals for the Sharks. The first goal was on the power-play. The second tied the game at 3-3, which was the score until Vancouver won in overtime.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns scored the first two San Jose goals. Both goals came on the power-play.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded power-play assists on the last two goals of the game. The Sharks won 5-0.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns scored the game-winner and also assisted on an earlier power-play score. He was also called for a minor penalty.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the game-winner. San Jose won 2-1.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the first San Jose goal. He was also called for a minor penalty.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the final goal of the game. San Jose would dominate the game to win 4-0.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns scored the second San Jose goal to begin a run of three goals by them to send the game to overtime. They would lose 5-4.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded the assist on the first goal of the game. He was also called for a minor penalty.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded a power-play assist on the second San Jose goal.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded a power-play assist on the only San Jose goal. He was also called for a minor penalty.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the first goal of the game.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded two assists, one on the power-play, in the 5-3 loss.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist on the second Sharks goal.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns recorded a power play assist on the last San Jose goal in the 5-3 loss.

Fantasy Impact: He has had two consecutive seasons with at least 75 points. He is a top fantasy defenseman who should be owned in all leagues.

 

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Brent Burns posted 29 goals and 47 assists for 76 points this season in 82 games played. He also finshed the season with a plus-19 rating.

Fantasy Impact: The likely Norris Trophy winner had an outstanding season posting a career-high in goals and points scored.

 

Burns had four shots and five blocks during San Jose's 1-0 loss to Dallas. He was held without a point in 24:47 minutes of ice time.

Fantasy Impact: He has now gone six games without a point but does have 25 shots on goal in that span.

 

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Brent Burns scored two goals during Sunday's 4-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils.

Fantasy Impact: Burns made two goals in the first half of the second period to bring the Sharks ahead 2-1. San Jose was cycling, passing to Burns, and collecting the rebound if necessary to continue giving Burns scoring chances. Burns had 11 shots during the game and he drained two of them with wrist-shots from the point. He now has 59 points through 57 games played. These are incredible numbers for a defenseman to be putting up. Burns is on pace to surpass his 75 point season a year ago.

 

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Brent Burns earned two assists during the San Jose Sharks' 5-4 loss to the Buffalo Sabres.

Fantasy Impact: Burns almost had a goal in the first period, but his shot was redirected by teammate Joel Ward for the goal. The master of multiple point games, Burns is averaging just over a point-per-game with 57 points through 54 games this season. Burns now has 17 multi-point games in the 2016-2017 season and could finish as the top scoring defenseman in the league.

 

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Brent Burns and the Sharks exploded Tuesday. Burns tallied three points (one goal, two assists) in the win. He finished with a +2 rating and three shots on goal.

Fantasy Impact: It was a nice performance from Burns and the Sharks, who have been hot offensively of late. Burns now has eight points in his last five games, including three straight multi-point efforts. He's up to 42 points in 41 games on the season.

 

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Brent Burns scored two points (one goal, one assist) in Tuesday's win over the Ducks. He finished with a +2 rating and two shots on goal.

Fantasy Impact: Burns now has six points in his last five games, including multi-point games in his last two outings. He's been solid this season, accounting for over four shots per game and 34 points in 35 contests on the y ear.

 

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Brent Burns had a goal and an assist in a 4-3 shootout win over the Senators.

Fantasy Impact: Burns extends his point streak to six games, While also playing 27 mins last night. That puts him in a tie for defensemen points with 28.

 

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Burns assisted on the only goal the Sharks would score in their season-ending loss.

Fantasy Impact: He has 24 points in the playoffs after 75 points in the regular season. Those would be elite numbers on their own but when they come from a defensemen, they become amazing. He should be one of the first defensemen off the board.

 

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Burns opened the scoring for the game in the early first period. It got the Sharks get out with the lead and they would never trail in the game.

Fantasy Impact: He has 23 points in the playoffs after 75 points in the regular season. Those would be elite numbers on their own but when they come from a defensemen, they become amazing.

 

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Burns recorded assists on both San Jose goals as they came back form down 2-0 to tie the game. They ultimately lost to fall down one game to none.

Fantasy Impact: He has 22 points in the playoffs after 75 points in the regular season. Those would be elite numbers on their own but when they come from a defensemen, they become amazing.

 

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Burns assisted (his slapshot was diverted into the goal) on a key Sharks goal on their way to their 4-0 lead that helped them eliminate the Blues.

Fantasy Impact: He has 20 points in the playoffs after 75 points in the regular season. Those would be elite numbers on their own but when they come from a defensemen, they become amazing.

 

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Brent Burns recorded an assist as the Sharks went on to win 6-3. This was a great night for those who used the Sharks' big named players in DFS.

Fantasy Impact: He has 19 points in the playoffs after 75 points in the regular season. Those would be elite numbers on their own but when they come from a defensemen, they become amazing.

 

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Burns scored two goals to lead the Sharks offense in a 4-0 victory. His two goals pushed the lead from 1-0 to 3-0 giving them much needed margin of error.

Fantasy Impact: He has 18 points in the playoffs after 75 points in the regular season. Those would be elite numbers on their own but when they come from a defensemen, they become amazing.

 

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Burns recorded an assist on the only Sharks' goal in the 2-1 Game 1 loss.

Fantasy Impact: He has 16 points in the playoffs after 75 points in the regular season. Those would be elite numbers on their own but when they come from a defensemen, they become amazing.

 

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Burns recorded two assists but the Sharks still fell 4-3 in overtime.

Fantasy Impact: He has 15 points in the playoffs after 75 points in the regular season. There are no guarantees but he is a good possibility so far.

 

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Burns scored two goals on eight shots, a 0 rating and two minor penalties. He also logged 47:35 of ice time in the game. 47:35 is a large number for ice time, for those who desire context.

Fantasy Impact: He is a defensemen who put up 75 points in the regular season. If you need more convincing, he has 13 points in the nine playoff games so far. None of that is a guarantee of future production but it does make him one of the most likely candidates for helping you in DFS.

 

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Burns recorded two assists, six shots with a rating of 0.

Fantasy Impact: He has six points in his last three playoff games after scoring 75 points in the regular season. Considering he plays defensemen, that is a heck of a resume when considering DFS options.

 

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Brent Burns remained red-hot Tuesday, scoring two more points in the Sharks' win. He had a goal and an assist to go with four shots on goal.

Fantasy Impact: It was the fourth multi-point game for Burns in seven March contests. He already has 10 points this month after providing 11 points all of last month. He's been extremely consistent, with double-digit points now in the last five months. He has 64 points in 69 games played.

 

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For the second game in a row Brent Burns produced multiple points. Thursday he scored a goal and added an assist to go with five shots on goal and a plus-two rating.

Fantasy Impact: It was another strong effort from Burns, who provided three points in his previous game. He's continued his torrid pace since his slow start the season, producing double-digit points totals in each of the last four months. He has 56 points in 63 games this season.

 

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Brent Burns finished with his second multi-point night in his last three games Thursday. He provided a goal and an assist with three shots on goal and a plus-two rating.

Fantasy Impact: Five of Burns' 10 points on the season have come in his last four games. Owners are hoping this is a sign of things to come, as the 30-year-old will look to keep up his hot streak Saturday.

 

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Brent Burns scores two goals

Mon, Nov 2nd 9:52am EST
By Blaine Blontz

Brent Burns poured in eight shots on goal, scoring twice, during Sunday's win over Colorado.

Fantasy Impact: Burns has been held to eight points in 11 games, but he's averaging nearly five shots on goal per game. Given those numbers, he's a good candidate to increase his production as the season continues.

 

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Brent Burns finished opening night with a goal and an assist on four shots for the Sharks.

Fantasy Impact: Burns was one of several Sharks with a big night as the team got off to a hot start. Burns could provide good value this season if the Sharks do well considering the amount of time on the ice he receives.

 

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