Rantanen scored a goal and added two assists with a plus-1 rating, two PIM and four shots on goal in a 6-3 victory against the Bruins on Wednesday. Rantanen has filled the stat sheet all season and leads the league with 22 assists in 18 games. Since the start of last season, the 22-year-old has 77 assists in 99 games, giving him 113 points overall. He may specialize in assists, but the 22-year-old has also given owners seven goals, a plus-11 rating, 16 PIM and 40 shots in 18 games to start the 2018-19 campaign.
Rantanen scored a goal and assisted on another in Sunday's 4-1 win over the Oilers. Rantanen wasted little time finding the scoresheet, notching his sixth goal of the campaign just 26 seconds into Sunday's game. He would also add a primary assist on Tyson Barrie's insurance marker midway through the second period. The 22-year-old Finn now has 26 points in 17 games, good for first in the league. Next up for Rantanen and the Avs is a home game against Boston on Wednesday.
Rantanen delivered three assists -- including a power-play helper -- in Friday's 7-6 overtime road loss to the Canucks. Rantanen failed to register a shot on goal for the first time all season, but the Finn bagging three apples was obviously a nice offsetting gesture for fantasy purposes. With five goals and 19 assists, Rantanen leads all NHL skaters in points through 14 games.
Rantanen scored a goal and served up three assists Friday in a 6-3 win over Ottawa. The top line in Colorado continues to dominate, and Rantanen has been the best of the bunch with 20 points through just 11 games. A regression to the mean will eventually come, as he won't keep producing nearly two points per game, but for now, he and his linemates are must-starts.
Rantanen scored two goals on three shots while adding three blocked shots, two hits and a plus-2 rating in Monday's 4-1 win over the Flyers. The 21-year-old opened the scoring with a power-play tally early in the first period, then capped the evening with an empty-net goal. Rantanen extended his point streak to nine games to begin the season, posting four goals and 16 points with a plus-11 rating during that stretch as part of one of the hottest lines in the league alongside Nathan MacKinnon and Gabriel Landeskog.
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