D - EDM
Darnell Nurse scored his seventh goal of the season in a 6-1 win over Buffalo. He finished with a +2 rating, five SOG, and one block.
Nurse has registered a point in four of his last five games. The veteran defenseman has 27 points in 54 games this season.
Nurse registered the secondary assist on Edmonton's final goal against the Lightning.
The Oilers defenseman now 25 points (6 goals, 19 assists) in 52 games this year.
Darnell Nurse scored just 1:05 after Foegele got them on the board early in the first period. The 6'4" defenseman took 6 shots on goal with two hits, four blocked shots, and two PIM during the game.
Nurse now has five goals and 20 points to go along with his 137 shots on goal, 128 hits and 70 blocked shots in 39 games played this season. He is a top level defenseman in real life and fantasy hockey and should be in everyone's lineups.
Darnell Nurse tied the game at 4 over halfway through the third period, but Edmonton couldn't hold on, giving up two goals in the last four minutes of play and losing to Ottawa 6-4.
Nurse took nine shots on goal with one hit, one blocked shot, and two PIM during the game. He continues to be a large asset to fantasy managers and now that he seems healthy, should be a set-and-forget defenseman.
Darnell Nurse scored his first goal since his return from Covid protocols in the second period of Edmonton's 3-2 overtime loss to New York.
Nurse also contributed two blocked shots and two PIM in addition to his second goal of the season. He remains an elite defenseman option in fantasy as long as he's on the ice.