Suzuki had an assist, one shot on net, one hit and two penalty minutes in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the Rangers. Suzuki set up Mike Hoffman midway through the third period to give Montreal a 3-2 lead. The Canadiens' difficult season has not held Suzuki back. The top-line center, who's on a point-per-game pace over the last 32 contests, notched his 60th point of the season.
Suzuki scored a goal on one shot in Sunday's 5-3 loss to Boston. Michael Pezzetta and Mathieu Perreault did the heavy lifting in the corner before Suzuki was open in the slot for a goal that made it a 4-3 game midway through the third period. It was Suzuki's 21st of the season. The top-line center has 31 points over the last 31 games, never going more than one contest without hitting the scoresheet.
Suzuki had a goal on five shots and blocked one shot in Saturday's 8-4 loss to Washington. The tally was both meaningless and a milestone for the 22-year-old Suzuki. The goal with five minutes left in the third period made it a 7-4 game, but it was also Suzuki's 20th marker of the season, his first such accomplishment in three NHL seasons. In what was been a difficult season for the organization and its players, Suzuki has managed to turn around a slow start with 38 points over his last 39 games.
Suzuki had a power-play assist, one shot on net and one blocked shot in Wednesday's 5-1 loss to the Blue Jackets. Nine seconds into the power play, Suzuki's wrist shot was redirected by Ryan Poehling for Montreal's lone offense. The assist gives Suzuki a team-high 20 power-play points. It was the fourth consecutive game with a point for Suzuki, who has gone no more than one game without a point over the last 25 contests.
Suzuki notched an assist and a minus-2 rating in Monday's 4-2 loss to the Jets. Suzuki won a faceoff back to Jeff Petry, who took a shot that went in off Josh Anderson's knee. The 22-year-old Suzuki is still running hot -- the assist was his 12th point in the last 13 games. The center has 19 tallies, 36 helpers, 172 shots on net, 86 hits and a minus-25 rating while logging top-line minutes through 73 contests this year.
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