Suter recorded two assists and two shots on goal in Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Sharks. Suter helped out as the Wild rallied from a 3-1 deficit, contributing his assists on goals by Nick Bjugstad and Kevin Fiala. The latter helper was on the power play. Suter has racked up five assists and 11 shots on net through six appearances this year while serving on the top pairing.
Suter has racked up three assists and nine shots while averaging 22:27 of ice time through five games this season. The veteran continues to eat up ice time at at 36. Suter is also closing in on a huge career milestone, as he sits nine points away from 600. Suter has hit the 40-point plateau in each of the past five seasons, and as long as he continues to see plenty of ice, he could certainly keep that streak alive even in this year's condensed campaign.
Suter registered a goal and an assist while tying for the team lead with six shots in Saturday's 4-3 overtime win over the Kings. Suter sent the game into overtime when his desperation shot from above the left circle found its way through traffic and into the net with three-tenths of a second left in regulation. He also assisted on Matt Dumba's first period goal, giving Suter three points through the first two games of the season. The 35-year-old workhorse has collected 40-plus points in each of the last four seasons and is closing in on the 600-point milestone for his career.
Suter provided an assist in Thursday's 4-3 overtime win over the Kings. Suter set up Marcus Foligno for the game-tying goal in the third period before Kirill Kaprizov won the contest on a breakaway in overtime. It's a solid start to the year for the 35-year-old blueliner, who has produced at least 40 points in each of the last five seasons. He's expected to work on the first pairing and second power-play unit to begin 2020-21.
Suter (foot) will be ready for the start of training camp Sunday, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports. Suter missed the final game of Minnesota's playoff series loss to Vancouver, but he was always expected to be ready for the start of the 2020-21 season. The 35-year-old blueliner showed no signs of slowing down last campaign, notching eight goals and 48 points in 69 games, and should once again be a rock-solid No. 3 fantasy defenseman this year.
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