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Noel Acciari scored a first-period goal that proved to be the difference in a 2-1 win versus Ottawa.
This season in 45 games, Acciari has 10 goals and eight assists this season. The goal was his first since December 23rd versus Vegas.
Acciari followed up his three goal game against the Senators Monday night with a natural hat trick against the Stars on Friday.
Despite his recent goal scoring steak, Noel Acciari shouldn't be counted on as a reliable fantasy option going forward. Acciari has 11 goals — six of which have come in the last two games — and 14 points in 31 games this season.
Noel Acciari has been cleared for contact in Game 6 after it looked like he may have sustained a concussion when he got tripped up by Tyler Bozak in the third period of Game 5.
The Bruins are in a do-or-do game situation Sunday evening as they are down 3-2 in the series. Boston will need as many of their role players present for Sunday's action if they are to force a Game 7 for Wednesday night. Acciari currently has four points and a plus-three rating through 17 games played this postseason.
Noel Acciari is currently considered day-to-day after sustaining an upper-body injury earlier in the series against Columbus.
Acciari did not participate in morning practice and is ruled out of Monday's Game Six contest against the Columbus Blue Jackets. He currently has two points and an even plus/minus rating in 12 games played this post-season.
Noel Acciari redirected a first-period shot from Brandon Carlo for his second goal of the season in the Bruins win over the Ducks on Friday.
Acciari now has two goals and three assists for five points through 49 games this season. The fourth liner is also a -7 on the year and holds no fantasy value.