Panarin had a goal and three assists in Thursday's 5-4 win over Florida. The goal came on a breakaway after a turnover in the neutral zone. Panarin has points in three of four games this season and seven (three goals, four assists) overall. He is the class of the offense in Columbus and a fantasy stud.
Panarin scored a goal and added an assist in Thursday's win over Detroit. The goal was the game-winner. And just like that, Panarin's season begins like last year's ended. He's the offensive focal point for the Blue Jackets, but his future in Columbus remains murky. A trade may be in his future, but his talent is elite. It will play anywhere.
Panarin scored two goals and two assists in Friday's 7-6 preseason win over the Penguins. He opened the scoring with the first two goals of the game inside the first six minutes, lighting the fuse on a barn burner, then chipped in two helpers in the second, including one on the power play. Panarin missed significant time this preseason nursing a neck injury, but it's clear he's more than ready for the regular season to begin.
Panarin contributed a goal, two assists and five shots in a 4-2 victory over the Sabres on Tuesday. The Russian star was held without a point in his return from a neck injury Sunday, so it was great to see him get on the scoreboard in a big way Tuesday. Panarin was involved on each of the Blue Jackets' final three goals. Even with the uncertainty surrounding his future in Columbus, Panarin is an elite talent that will go early in fantasy drafts.
Panarin failed to register a point in the Blue Jackets' 5-1 loss to St. Louis on Sunday Panarin had been battling a neck injury but returned to the ice Sunday. He registered two shots on goal and finished a minus-1 in 18 minutes of action. The 26-year-old has 88 goals in three NHL seasons, adding 145 assists. His status in Columbus remains up in the air as he's yet to sign an extension with the Blue Jackets. Regardless of where he winds up, Panarin should continue being a reliable point producer for fantasy owners.
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