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65 Erik Karlsson D

Ottawa Senators

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
99%90%
Key Stats
GAPTS+/-PIMTOI
175471102826:04
Latest News
  • Senators' Erik Karlsson: Out four months after foot surgery

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (6/14/17) Karlsson was given a recovery timetable of four months following surgery on his left foot Wednesday, theScore.com reports.

    As a testament to his toughness and determination during the Stanley Cup playoffs, the elite defenseman reportedly played through a pair of foot fractures and sustained muscle damage to his ankle. A four-month recovery could cause Karlsson to get off to a bit of a late start next season, as the Senators won't be taking any more chances with his ailment; he's far too important to the club and will cost $6.5 million annually through the 2018-19 campaign. It's early, so we don't yet see the need to bump Karlsson far down in the rankings, but this latest development just might be enough to consider drafting San Jose's Brent Burns ahead of him.

    Senators' Erik Karlsson: Played through multiple injuries in playoffs

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (5/29/17) Karlsson dealt with two foot fractures and ankle muscle damage in the team's run to the Eastern Conference finals, Bruce Garrioch of TSN reports.

    With 18 points in 19 playoff games, some have joked that Karlsson should always play injured. With a few months to recuperate, he should be back to full strength by the time the 2017-18 season gets underway in October.

    Senators' Erik Karlsson: Two points not enough in Game 7 loss

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (5/26/17) Karlsson earned helpers on both Ottawa goals in Thursday's 3-2 Game 7 double-overtime loss to the Penguins.

    Karlsson assisted on a second-period goal by Mark Stone and a third-period tally by Ryan Dzingel, both of which came within three minutes of Pittsburgh pulling ahead. There was no chance to answer the Penguins' third goal, though, as Chris Kunitz's tally 5:09 into the second overtime ended the game on the spot. The Senators' captain finishes the postseason with two goals and 16 assists in 19 games.

    Senators' Erik Karlsson: Will play Tuesday

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (5/22/17) Karlsson (foot) will play in Tuesday's Game 6 contest against Pittsburgh, TSN reports.

    The defenseman has been playing through a hairline fracture all playoffs but was held out of the third period of Sunday's 7-0 blowout loss, leading some to wonder if the injury had worsened. With the Senators in an elimination game, their best player will find his way onto the ice to try to keep the team alive regardless of how much pain he's in.

    Senators' Erik Karlsson: Expected to play Game 6

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (5/21/17) Karlsson (foot) was held out of the third period of Sunday's blowout loss to the Penguins for the purpose of rest and is expected to play Game 6 on Tuesday, Brent Wallace of TSN reports.

    It would take a very serious injury at this point for the Senators' best player to be held out of the lineup for Tuesday's crucial elimination game, so he will almost certainly suit up. Karlsson finished the contest with a minus-1 rating and three shots on goal.

 
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CAREER STATS
SEASONTeamGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTFWFL
2009-10Ottawa6052126-5100000
2010-11Ottawa75133245-30404000
2011-12Ottawa8119597816305001
2012-13Ottawa1768148212000
2013-14Ottawa82205474-15501000
2014-15Ottawa822145667603000
2015-16Ottawa82166682-2103001
2016-17Ottawa7717547110405000
556117339456-112612302
MORE CAREER STATS
SEASONTeamSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2009-10Ottawa1124.51206:481347201:545:55240012
2010-11Ottawa1827.11763:421844274:54110:06500025
2011-12Ottawa2617.32050:402202315:3145:28420021
2012-13Ottawa797.6461:3848476:4230:108004
2013-14Ottawa2577.82219:592348335:28123:36360018
2014-15Ottawa2927.22234:552191393:4446:03420021
2015-16Ottawa2486.52375:552221381:31108:58500025
2016-17Ottawa2187.82066:292425283:39165:37280014
16497.114380:06150622263:23635:5328000140
POSTSEASON STATS
SEASONTeamGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTFWFL
2009-10Ottawa6156-4100000
2011-12Ottawa71010100000
2012-13Ottawa101780000000
2014-15Ottawa6134-2100000
2016-17Ottawa192161813002000
48631377302000
MORE POSTSEASON STATS
SEASONTeamSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2009-10Ottawa128.3155:1017027:450:174002
2011-12Ottawa313.2177:3318731:145:484002
2012-13Ottawa283.6267:2326753:575:016003
2014-15Ottawa175.9173:5016728:504:392001
2016-17Ottawa533.8534:2761671:1527:4010005
1414.31308:231407213:0143:25260013
 
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-0/191
Birthdate:
5/31/1990
Age:
27
Hometown:
Landsbro, Sweden
Team:
Ottawa Senators
School:

NHL Experience:
7
Awards:

2011-12: Norris-Best Defenseman
2014-15: Norris-Best Defenseman