Mattias Ekholm

Mattias Ekholm

Nashville Predators

Mattias Ekholm picked up a goal on the power play and an assist on 24:25 of ice-time. Ekholm blocked two shots and finished the game plus one.

Fantasy Impact: Mattias Ekholm's stock has gone up since P.K. Subban has been back from injury to skate alongside him. Thats eight points in the last six games now. Look for it to keep coming as the Predators are starting to get hot as they are getting healthier.

 

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Mattias Ekholm scored at 2:27 into overtime to give Nashville a 5-4 win versus Dallas. He also had two hits and one block in 27:16 minutes of ice time.

Fantasy Impact: This season in 16 games, Ekholm has three goals and eight assists with a plus-10 rating. The goal was his first since October 15th versus Minnesota.

 

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Mattias Ekholm notched a goal in the game on Saturday evening against the Islanders.

Fantasy Impact: Ekholm has started the season out well with two assists during in the first game and a goal in Saturday's game. Ekholm may not be a stud of a fantasy player like his teammate Suban, but if he can keep producing, he could have fantasy value. Fantasy owners, as of right now, can hold off on picking him up unless needy for a defenseman.

 

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Ekholm scored a goal and added an assist in the Predators' 6-3 win Tuesday night against the Capitals.

Fantasy Impact: While the points were fairly spread out in this affair, Ekholm continues to show point scoring upside despite all the defensive firepower on the team ahead of him in Josi and Subban. Ekholm now has 9 points in 17 games, and continues to go unowned in many leagues to this date.

 

Mattias Ekholm had an assist during Nashville's 3-1 win versus Columbus. He finished the game with a plus-two rating along with two blocks.

Fantasy Impact: In 15 games this season, Ekholm has one goal and six assists with three of his points coming on the power-play. In his last five games, he has four assists.

 

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Mattias Ekholm scored a game-winning-goal during Sunday's 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Fantasy Impact: Ekholm sent a one-timer to the roof of the net off of the feed from Filip Forsberg at the 9:09 mark of the third period. His goal would end up being the game-winning-goal for the Predators. Ekholm also ended his eight game pointless streak with his third goal of the season. He now has 19 points through 58 games-played in 2016-17.

 

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Mattias Ekholm recorded two assists during Thursday night's 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Fantasy Impact: It was Ekholm's first time on the score-sheet since January 12th and ended a six game dry spell. He has 18 points through 49 games this season, but has a healthy 16 assists. Ekholm may be more established for fantasy owners next season.

 

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Ekholm recorded two assists, two shots with a rating of +2.

Fantasy Impact: After a very respectable 35 points as a defensemen in the regular season, he now has five points in the four games of this series. There are certainly worse options out there for DFS, especially with the majority of the league no longer playing this season.

 

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Ekholm scored a power play goal in overtime to help close a 3-2 comeback win against Tampa Bay.

Fantasy Impact: Set to be on the Preds second defensive pairing, Ekholm played in 80 games last season scoring seven goals with 11 assists. He was a plus 12 and had 52 penalty minutes.

 

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