Puljujarvi scored a power-play goal on three shots and added two PIM in Thursday's 3-0 win over the Canucks. Puljujarvi's third-period tally served as insurance in the shutout win. The Finn has six goals, nine points, 50 shots on net, 39 hits and eight PIM through 21 appearances this season. A physical playing style and top-line usage should make Puljujarvi a solid option in deeper fantasy formats. Power-play production shouldn't be expected, as the Oilers use their second unit sparingly.
Puljujarvi scored a goal, doled out two hits and blocked a pair of shots in Friday's 2-1 win over the Flames. Puljujarvi struck at 5:41 of the first period for his second goal in as many games. The 22-year-old has five tallies, eight points, 44 shots on net and 31 hits through 18 contests this season. A prominent first-line role and a dash of physicality gives Puljujarvi some fantasy appeal in deeper formats.
Puljujarvi scored a goal in Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Jets. Puljujarvi opened the scoring just 3:45 into the contest with his fourth goal of the season. The Finn is up to seven points, 43 shots on goal and 29 hits through 17 appearances. While the point total looks low, Puljujarvi has looked like he belongs alongside Connor McDavid on the Oilers' first line. That deployment should keep Puljujarvi on the fantasy radar throughout the season.
Puljujarvi produced one assist and five shots on goal in Monday's 6-5 loss to the Jets. Puljujarvi assisted on Ryan Nugent-Hopkins' game-tying goal in the third period. The 22-year-old Puljujarvi missed Thursday's game in Montreal while in the NHL's COVID-19 protocol after being deemed a close contact to a person who tested positive. He quickly tested negative Thursday and Saturday to clear protocol, enabling his return Monday. The Finnish winger has six points, 42 shots, 29 hits and a minus-6 rating in 16 appearances this season.
Puljujarvi cleared the NHL's COVID-19 protocol Saturday. Puljujarvi produced two negative tests and is able to return to team activities. The 22-year-old registered five points through 15 games before his placement in the league's protocol. He should handle a consistent role in Monday's game against the Jets.
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