Giroux scored a power play goal Tuesday in the Flyers' 5-2 win over Ottawa.Giroux now has five points in his last five games and 12 points on the season. While it's heartwarming to see Giroux find the back of the net, fantasy owners will look to see if he can add his third goal of the season on Thursday against the Sabres.
Giroux assisted on Wayne Simmonds' power play goal in Friday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Jets.Despite his goal-scoring struggles, Giroux has been feeding fantasy owners a steady diet of assists. He now has 10 assists for the season. Still, fantasy owners will hope he can find a more consistent groove--the Flyers' captain has been pointless in nearly half of their games.
Giroux picked up two assists in Tuesday's win over Ottawa.Three days after scoring his first goal of the year, Giroux kept the good times rolling with a pair of helpers. It seems he and the Flyers are emerging from their early-season malaise; they'll have a chance to prove it right away, as they get back at it with minimal turnaround Wednesday against Pittsburgh.
Giroux potted his first goal of the season in Saturday's 4-2 win over the Oilers.At long last, Giroux broke through for a goal in his 16th game of the season. Though expectations should have been tempered for the talented center after he came back much earlier than expected from a finger injury, his lack of productivity has been a major reason for the Flyers' collective scoring struggles. The team can only hope the goal serves as a springboard of sorts to break Giroux out of his offensive doldrums.
Giroux notched an assist Tuesday in the Flyers 2-1 overtime loss to the Hurricanes.The entire Flyers' locker room is experiencing a dust bowl of sorts, having scored just 22 goals in 14 games. Still, the mental burden of being a goalless superstar has to be weighing on Giroux. He now has just seven points to complement a painful minus-10 rating. Patient fantasy owners have to hope he'll reward them handsomely when he ends this drought.