Panik tallied an assist, two shots and two hits during Tuesday's 4-3 shootout win over the Jets.

Panik seemed to respond well to being demoted to the fourth line following the arrival of Ilya Kovalchuck at the trade deadline. The 29-year-old Panik has managed two goals and eight points in his last 16 games, but a reduced offensive role could make even that modest production difficult to sustain. The Slovak winger possesses limited fantasy value until he can reclaim a more prominent assignment in the lineup.

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