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    Avalanche's Gabriel Landeskog: Scores four points in win

    Landeskog scored two goals and two assists in Saturday's 6-3 win over Dallas.Landeskog scored the Avs' fifth and sixth goals to seal a come-from-behind win against the Stars. He previously assisted on Nathan MacKinnon's first of the season and Jarome Iginla's power-play goal. The Avs captain now has five points in two games to start the season and is well on his way to completing his fourth 20-goal season. His all-round ability makes him a fantasy gem.

  • Avs' Landeskog Enters Camp With Health Intact

    News: Gabriel Landeskog appears to be fully recovered from the offseason procedure he underwent to address a wrist issue, Mike Chambers of the Denver Post reports.
    Analysis: Coach Patrick Roy didn't cite Gabriel Landeskog as a player that would enter training camp with any sort of injury limitations, so it appears safe to presume that he's back to 100 percent health. The former Calder Trophy winner will be back in a top-six role this season for the Avalanche, but it's unclear if he'll slot on the first or second line.
  • Avs' Landeskog Undergoes Wrist Surgery

    News: Gabriel Landeskog recently underwent offseason wrist surgery, the Denver Post reports.
    Analysis: Gabriel Landeskog, who was still wearing a cast as of Friday, will not be able to play for Sweden during May's World Championships as a result of the procedure. The winger is expected to be healthy for training camp and ready to reprise his top-six role for the Avalanche. He finished the recently completed season with 23 goals, 59 points, and a minus-2 rating over 82 games.
  • Avs' Landeskog Has Three-Game Point Streak

    News: Gabriel Landeskog extended his point streak to three games with an assist in Tuesday's win over the Predators.
    Analysis: Aside from a decline in plus/minus from plus-21 to minus-2, Gabriel Landeskog's offensive production (23 goals, 58 points) looks quite similar to what he delivered in 2013-14. There was some hope this season that Landeskog could take another next step forward this season and develop into a 70-point scorer for the Avalanche, but at just 22 years old, he still has plenty of time to reach his full potential.
  • Avs' Landeskog Collects Two More Points

    News: Gabriel Landeskog scored a power-play goal and dished out an assist Thursday in a 4-1 win over the Canucks.
    Analysis: That's points in three straight and seven points in the last five games for Gabriel Landeskog, who's at least partially compensated for his severe struggles throughout the first half of the season by rounding into form for the second half. March has been his strongest month by far, as he's racked up six goals and 14 points in 11 games.
  • Late-Season Surge Continues For Avs' Landeskog

    News: Gabriel Landeskog potted a goal -- his 21st of the season -- and added an assist in Monday's 3-2 loss to the Flames.
    Analysis: The late-season surge continues for Colorado's captain, as he's now put up 14 points over his last 13 games. He's managed to crack the 50-point barrier (51 points) despite a horrible start and could challenge to get back to 60 with 10 games left on the season. Gabriel Landeskog is also 47th overall in SOG with 192 and has spent 75 minutes in the sin bin, making him a nice multi-categorical fantasy also in all leagues.
  • Avs' Landeskog Hits 20 Goals

    News: Gabriel Landeskog picked up an assist and an empty-net goal -- his 20th tally of the year -- Thursday in a 5-2 win over Arizona.
    Analysis: With Thursday's plus-2 rating, Gabriel Landeskog's push back toward the positive side of the ledger continues, as he's now minus-1 for the season. Despite going two straight off the scoresheet prior to Thursday's action, Landeskog has rattled off 11 points in his last nine games and is essentially a lock to reach 50 points for the third time in his three full NHL seasons.
  • Avs' Landeskog Stays Hot Vs. Wild

    News: Gabriel Landeskog remained hot Sunday, notching a goal and an assist in a win over the Wild.
    Analysis: Gabriel Landeskog has been dominant of late, scoring in three straight games and piling up seven points in his last five games. Dating back to mid-February, the 22-year-old has scored nine goals in his last 12 games. He's caught fire on the Avs' top line and with 69 PIM on the season, he makes for a great all-around fantasy option.
  • Three Points For Avs' Landeskog

    News: Gabriel Landeskog was dominant against Pittsburgh on Wednesday, scoring a goal and adding two assists in an impressive 3-1 home win. He also skated to a plus-2.
    Analysis: All aboard the Gabriel Landeskog express! Patient owners have been treated recently to the tune of 12 points -- seven of them goals -- in the last 10 games by the Colorado captain. He's definitely doing his best to turn around arguably one of the most disappointing fantasy seasons in the entire NHL, pumping pucks on net (27 SOG in the last 10 games) while racking up PIM (65 on the season) to go with his 17 goals and 26 assists. Props to you if you hung onto the 22-year-old Swede, as he's looking more and more like his usual elite multi-category-contributing self with just under a quarter of the season left.
  • Avs' Landeskog Picks Up 10 PIM In Loss

    News: Gabriel Landeskog was held pointless Saturday, but he picked up 10 PIM in a loss to the Wild.
    Analysis: Gabriel Landeskog, who has recorded six goals in his last nine games, also fired three shots on goal in Saturday's loss. Landeskog is impressing right now and considering the top-line forward has racked up 65 PIM on the season, he makes for a good all-around fantasy option.