Blake Wheeler

#26 RW / Winnipeg Jets / EXP: 7YRS Height: 6-5 Weight: 205 lb Age: 29 College: Minnesota

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      Jets' Blake Wheeler: Will play Saturday

      Wheeler (face) will play Saturday against the Coyotes, Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun reports. Wheeler owners were given a scare Friday when the star forward exited practice after taking a puck to the face from teammate Dustin Byfuglien. Head coach Paul Maurice told reporters Saturday that Wheeler is "100 percent," and will suit up for Saturday's tilt against Arizona. The 29-year-old winger has had a fantastic start to the season, tallying 21 points (eight goals, 13 assists) in just 20 games.

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      Jets' Blake Wheeler: Leaves practice Friday

      Wheeler left practice Friday after getting hit in the face with a puck and is in serious pain, Paul Friesen of Sun Media reports. Further updates regarding Wheeler's status will likely come later on Friday, but it appears that the right wing is in a lot of pain and this could be a meaningful injury.

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      Jets' Blake Wheeler: Healthy despite exiting practice early

      Wheeler is "fine" despite leaving Wednesday's practice early, according to head coach Paul Maurice, Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun reports. Wheeler has been the Jets' top forward for the past few seasons, and has really lit it up in 2015-16 with 19 points in 16 games. Even if he is dealing with a minor ailment, Wheeler has produced more than enough this year to remain in fantasy lineups as long as he is healthy enough to play.

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      Jets' Blake Wheeler: Adds two points Tuesday

      Wheeler recorded a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 5-3 loss to the Wild. The winger now has five points in his last four games, and continues to be a consistent and productive fantasy winger. With seven goals and 12 assists on the year, he currently ranks fourth in the entire league with 19 points.

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      Jets' Blake Wheeler: Tallies two helpers

      Wheeler dished out a pair of assists in Sunday's win over the Wild. Wheeler's streak continued, as he's now registered a point in all eight games to start the season. The first line of Andrew Ladd, Bryan Little, and Wheeler has been extremely effective thus far, and all three look like strong fantasy options as the line continues to click.

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      Jets' Blake Wheeler: Keeps wheeling and dealing

      Wheeler sank a goal and tacked on an assist Friday in a 3-1 win over the Devils. The 29-year-old winger has been superb in the early going, scoring in the first two games of the season for the Jets. Wheeler has been the right-hand man to Andrew Ladd, as he's been involved on all three of his points this season. With yet another point packer in Bryan Little centering the two, Wheeler remains a fine fantasy option in several league formats.

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      Winnipeg Jets' Blake Wheeler Picks up Opening Night goal

      Wheeler scored a goal on four shots in Thursday's 6-2 Opening Night thrashing of the Bruins. At the time, the tally gave Winnipeg a 2-1 lead after Andrew Ladd generated a turnover behind the net and hooked up Wheeler in prime scoring territory. After collecting 60-plus points in each of the last three non-lockout-shortened seasons, Wheeler's as good a bet as any to hit that mark again this year on the Jets' top line.

    • Jets' Wheeler Out For Finale

      News: Blake Wheeler (rest) will sit out Saturday's game against the Flames, Patrick Williams of reports.
      Analysis: The Jets secured their spot in the playoffs earlier this week and will have the luxury of resting Blake Wheeler, along with several other key regulars for a largely meaningless regular-season finale. Wheeler will finish the campaign with 26 goals, 61 points, and a plus-26 rating over 79 games.
    • Jets' Wheeler Scores Shorthanded Sunday

      News: Blake Wheeler contributed a shorthanded goal on his seven shot attempts in Sunday's loss to the Blackhawks.
      Analysis: The shortie, Blake Wheeler's fourth of the season, gives him goals in three consecutive games. He's poised to fall short of last season's career-best mark of 69 points, but with his plus/minus rating jumping from plus-4 to plus-24 in 2014-15, his fantasy value has held steady nonetheless.
    • Jets' Wheeler Scores In Loss

      News: Blake Wheeler scored a goal in Tuesday's 5-2 loss to the Canucks.
      Analysis: He also registered three shots on goal and delivered seven hits in Tuesday's contest. Blake Wheeler now has tallied 57 points on the season, good for second most on the Jets behind teammate Andrew Ladd. He's racked up 13 points in his last 11 games alone, and will look to keep his hot streak going on Thursday against the formidable Canadiens.
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