Pavelski picked up two points -- including a power-play assist -- in Sunday's 3-1 win over Montreal. Over his last four games, Pavelski has recorded four goals to go along with a pair of assists, giving the American-born forward 23 points in 28 games. The veteran forward is enjoying a nice stretch as he chases Brent Burns (29 points) and Logan Couture (26 points) for the team lead in points. Meanwhile, Pavelski also fired a team-high four shots on goal Sunday and also blocked a pair of opposing shots.
Pavelski scored a power-play goal in Wednesday's 5-3 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs. Don't look now, but the 34-year-old is trending towards hitting the 50-goal mark for the first time in his career. Pavelski may have scored on Wednesday but he finished with a minus-2 rating and just two shots on goal. Despite the result, the veteran has been effective all season with 16 goals and 20 points in 26 games.
Pavelski scored a pair of goals in a 3-2 overtime loss to the Sabres on Tuesday. Pavelski hadn't tallied a point in the last two contests but still has eight goals and 12 points in the last eight games. Pavelski probably won't be able to continue to post a 20.8 shooting percentage, and owners would like to see more assists, but still, owners have to love he's on pace for an incredible goal-scoring season. He has 15 goals and 19 points in 25 contests.
Pavelski recorded an assist and two hits in Tuesday's overtime loss to the Oilers. Pavelski won a faceoff back to Brent Burns, who fired a shot on net. The rebound was picked up by Joonas Donskoi and sent to the back of the net. Pavelski's face-off prowess was on full display Tuesday, as he won 14 of 19 tries (74 percent). Pavelski now has a six goals and four assists in the last five games and will look to carry the flame into Friday's game against the Canucks.
Pavelski scored twice in a 4-0 victory against the Blues on Saturday night. That means Pavelski has now tallied six goals in the last four games. Additionally, he has three assists during that stretch. Interestingly, those are actually the only three assists Pavelski has this season, but this offensive explosion has him up to 13 goals in 21 games. At some point, his 21.3 shooting percentage will drop, but one has to figure the assists will start to come any moment too. Pavelski has recorded at least 39 assists in each of the last three seasons. Feel free to ride out this hot streak.
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