While Little has missed the scoresheet in four of his past six games, he's notched two multi-point showings and registered 12 shots during that stretch. He's proven to be a reliable secondary scorer for the
Little recorded two even-strength assists during Wednesday's win over the Panthers.
After missing 23 games after the first game of the season, Little has settled into form with six goals, 13 points and 43 shots through his past 17 outings. He's morphed into an excellent secondary center behind Mark Scheifele, and the role is actually likely better suited for Little's skillset. The 29-year-old pivot is worth a roster spot -- or at least consideration -- in the majority of seasonal leagues, and he's currently presenting nice value in daily contests.
Little banged home a rebound against Vancouver on Thursday for his fifth goal of the year.
Little's tally just piled onto an already one-sided 4-1 victory over the Canucks. Since returning from a lower-body injury, the center has barely missed a beat as he has racked up nine points in 12 contests, including a goal and an assist on the power play. The 29-year-old may not log the big minutes like some of his high-profile teammates -- 16:43 per night -- but offers top-end fantasy value.
Little extended his goal streak to three games in Sunday's matchup with the Blackhawks.
Since returning from a 23-game absence, Little has been on fire, as he has netted three goals and an assist in four outings. Sunday's marker came with the man advantage as the winger tipped in a Dustin Byfuglien shot from the slot. Little's torrid pace will likely drop off at some point, but for now fantasy owners will want to ride the hot hand.
Little was able to find an opening in the slot and wristed the puck past Cam Talbot. It took just two games back from injury for the center to write himself onto the scoresheet. The 29-year-old logged 17:13 of ice time, including 1:40 of the power play, and will need to continue to be a significant contributor for the