Zibanejad scored an empty-net goal and assisted on Shane Prince's first-period tally in Ottawa's 5-3 win in Colorado on Wednesday. Ottawa's second-line center has made a name for himself with 16 points through 22 games this season, and is finally starting to live up to his billing as the sixth overall pick in 2012. The Swede is just starting to come into his own at age 22, so look for Zibanejad to keep up his production as long as he maintains a top-six role with the Senators.
Zibanejad scored a shorthanded goal and tallied an assist on the power play in Thursday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Devils. Zibanejad intercepted a pass in the neutral zone and beat Cory Schneider backhand on a breakaway. He played 19:17 and is scoring at a point-per-game pace through seven contests this season. Zibanejad also had a team-high five shots. He hasn't been consistent, but when Zibanejad does make it into the box score, it's usually in a big way.
Zibanejad notched on assist in Ottawa's 4-3 win over Toronto Saturday night. This is Zibanejad's second assist in as many games played this year. The 22-year-old second line center is on pace for a point per game after his break out season last year in which he tallied 46 points for the 2014-15 season.
Zibanejad logs an assist in Ottawa's 3-1 win over Buffalo Thursday night. Zibanejad started his fifth NHL season on a positive note with an assist on Ottawa's empty net goal Thursday night. The 22 year old second line center skated off the ice with a plus+1 rating and over 15 minutes of ice time.
Mika Zibanejad posted zero points in the last two preseason games against Montreal.
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