Bozak scored the game-winning goal in overtime to clinch Game 3 against Washington on Monday. The pivot has found the scoresheet in all three games of the series for a goal and two assists. He's found success with linemates James van Riemsdyk and Mitch Marner all season, and Bozak also receives power-play time. With the series featuring high-scoring games so far, Bozak checks out as a potential value play in daily contests.
Bozak scored a power-play goal with an assist and a plus-1 rating in Saturday's 5-3 win against the Penguins. Bozak carries a four-game point streak into the regular-season finale Sunday against the Blue Jackets, posting a goal with four assists. He posted an assist in the most recent meeting in Columbus on March 22.
Bozak was held out of morning skate Tuesday, Paul Hendrick of Leafs TV reports. However, he will play in the evening's contest versus the visiting Panthers. This appears to be an attempt to keep the playmaking pivot as fresh as possible for the upcoming divisional clash. Understandably, the trio of rookie forwards -- Auston Matthews, William Nylander and Mitch Marner -- is hogging the spotlight in Toronto, but fantasy owners shouldn't sleep on Bozak, who remains a force on the man advantage and has already established a new career high with 50 points (17 goals, 33 assists) this campaign.
Bozak scored a power-play goal in Monday's 4-2 win against the Bruins. Bozak's outstanding month of March continues, as he has managed three goals with nine points in nine games since flipping the calendar from February. He is now just two points away from his first 50-point campaign and a new career high.
Bozak (finger) took line rushes and is slated to play in Thursday night's showdown with the Flyers, David Alter of The Athletic reports. It would appear that the ailment bothering Bozak was a minor one, so he's projected to center Toronto's second line Thursday with James van Riemsdyk and Mitch Marner on his wings. He'll look to expand on his three-game point streak during which he's netted a goal and three helpers.
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