Burns notched two assists and three shots on goal in Saturday's 7-6 loss to the Blues. Burns had a power-play helper on Evander Kane's first of two goals in the game. The 35-year-old Burns also set up Logan Couture's third-period equalizer. Through 18 games, Burns is up to 10 points, 54 shots on net, 23 blocked shots and 16 PIM. Three of his points have come with the man advantage.
Burns scored a goal on two shots in Monday's 6-2 loss to the Wild. Burns tallied just 45 seconds into the game, but the Wild soon took over on offense. The 35-year-old Burns is up to four goals, eight points, 51 shots on net, 23 blocked shots and a minus-7 rating through 17 appearances. Without elite scoring numbers, the Ontario native is just a solid depth option for fantasy managers.
Burns posted an assist and a team-high seven shots on goal in Tuesday's 4-3 shootout win over the Kings. Burns had the secondary helper on Evander Kane's game-tying goal with 45 seconds left in regulation. Through 11 games, Burns has a reasonable seven points, 37 shots on goal and 15 blocked shots. It's safe to say he's probably going to come in well under a point-per-game pace -- the 35-year-old rearguard can still pile up points, but not at the same rate he used to.
Burns scored a goal on four shots, dished an assist and blocked three shots in Friday's 5-4 shootout win over the Ducks. Burns played a key role in the Sharks' three-goal third period. He had the secondary assist on a Logan Couture tally and then scored on a pass from Ryan Donato to give the Sharks a short-lived 4-3 lead. The 35-year-old Burns is up to six points, 30 shots on net, 12 blocked shots and a minus-4 rating through nine contests this season. The Ontario native can still produce in all situations and across a variety of fantasy categories.
Burns scored a goal on three shots and went plus-2 in Sunday's 5-3 win over the Wild. Burns broke a 3-3 tie with his tally at 18:12 of the third period, which stood as the game-winner. He was solid across the board, adding a pair of hits, two blocked shots and two PIM in the contest. The blueliner has four points, 22 shots, nine blocked shots, seven hits and eight PIM in six contests this season. Burns plays a ton for the Sharks, and he seems set to translate that into a well-rounded stat line for fantasy managers.
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