Faksa notched an assist, three shots on goal and three hits in Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Blackhawks. Faksa set up Mark Pysyk's tally in the third period to cut the Blackhawks' lead to 3-2. The 27-year-old Faksa has produced a mere three points in his last 19 outings, a brutally cold run late in the year for the all-situations center. He has 14 points, 93 shots, 97 hits and a minus-13 rating through 54 games overall.
Faksa scored a power-play goal on four shots and went minus-3 in Thursday's 7-3 loss to the Red Wings. Faksa got the Stars on the board with his second-period tally, snapping an eight-game point drought. The 27-year-old forward has six goals, seven assists, 83 shots on net, 86 hits and a minus-7 rating in 45 contests as a defensive forward. Faksa brings some grit and all-situations usage, but he's not a big enough scoring threat to roster in most fantasy formats.
Faksa (upper body) scored a goal on four shots in Tuesday's 4-2 loss to the Blackhawks. Faksa missed one game with the injury, and in his return, he snapped a four-game point drought. The 27-year-old center has five tallies, 12 points, 64 shots on net, 67 hits and 30 blocked shots as a solid all-situations forward for the Stars. His versatile usage could give him some appeal in deep fantasy formats.
Faksa (upper body) will play in Tuesday's game versus the Blackhawks, Matthew DeFranks of The Dallas Morning News reports. Faksa is back in the lineup after missing just one game. The 27-year-old center has generated just 11 points through 35 games. However, he'll take on more responsibility Tuesday, as he'll center the second line with Jamie Benn and Denis Gurianov.
Faksa (upper body) won't play Sunday against the Hurricanes, Mike Heika of the Stars' official site reports. With Faksa on the shelf, Nick Caamano is expected to draw into the lineup against Carolina. Faksa will be reevaluated ahead of Tuesday's matchup with the Blackhawks.
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