Evan Rodrigues

#9 C / Pittsburgh Penguins / EXP: 6YRS Height: 5-11 Weight: 184 lb Age: 28 College: None

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    Penguins' Evan Rodrigues: Puts up helper in win

    Evan Rodrigues notched an assist, three shots on goal and two hits in Monday's 3-1 win over the Jets.Rodrigues set up Jason Zucker for the game-tying goal at 14:29 of the second period. The 28-year-old Rodrigues snapped a four-game drought with his helper. He's up to 12 points, 52 shots, 21 hits and a plus-5 rating in 18 contests. Even though he's stuck in a third-line role, the Toronto native could help out in deeper fantasy formats if he starts to heat up again.

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    Penguins' Evan Rodrigues: Heating up

    Evan Rodrigues scored two goals and added an assist in Saturday's 6-3 loss to Ottawa.His first goal was a near-perfect one-timer off the right post and in, then the second was a sharp one-timer from the left circle. Rodrigues is playing above his weight class this season with 11 points in 13 games, including six (three goals, three assists) in his last four games. The lines will rebalance when the Pens get guys back from IR, so this hot burst may be short lived. But right now, Rodrigues should be on your roster and delivering.

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    Penguins' Evan Rodrigues: Contributes pair of points

    Evan Rodrigues scored a power-play goal and added an assist in Saturday's 7-1 win over Toronto. He also had five shots and three hits.Rodrigues continued his strong start, assisting on Marcus Pettersson's goal in the second period before rounding out the scoring with a power-play snipe early in the third. Rodrigues has reached the scoresheet in four of the first five games to start the year, compiling three goals and a pair of helpers.

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    Penguins' Evan Rodrigues: Nets goal in OT loss

    Evan Rodrigues scored a goal on seven shots on net in Thursday's 5-4 loss to the Panthers.The 28-year-old forward also had a chance to send the Pens home with their second win on a breakaway in overtime but was stopped by Sergei Bobrovsky. So far so good for Rodrigues, as he's found twine in each of Pittsburgh's two contests this season.

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    Penguins' Evan Rodrigues: Finds empty net in season opener

    Evan Rodrigues tallied an empty-net goal on three shots and added a pair of hits Tuesday in a 6-2 victory over the Lightning. He also won seven of 11 faceoffs (63.6 percent).Rodrigues buried an empty-netter from his own zone, giving the Pittsburgh Penguins a 5-2 cushion with 2:25 left in the third period. Rodrigues centered Pittsburgh's second line between Jason Zucker and Kasperi Kapanen, providing just under 17 minutes of ice time and solid work in the faceoff circle.

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    Penguins' Evan Rodrigues: Secures one-year deal

    Evan Rodrigues signed a one-year, $1 million contract Wednesday to remain with the Pittsburgh Penguins, Darren Dreger of TSN reports.In two stints with the Penguins, Rodrigues has struggled to cement his spot in the lineup but the team has seen both Jared McCann and Brandon Tanev end up in Seattle in the Expansion Draft. Even if he plays a full schedule and doesn't spend time as a healthy scratch, the 28-year-old's ceiling is likely in the 30-point range.

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    Penguins' Evan Rodrigues: Slots in on third line

    Evan Rodrigues (ankle) collected an assist and had one hit Sunday in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Islanders in Game 1.Rodrigues, sidelined since April 29, suited up on Pittsburgh's third line with Frederick Gaudreau and Jason Zucker and picked up the lone helper on Gaudreau's first-period goal. The 27-year-old Rodrigues appeared in 35 games during the regular season, providing seven goals and seven assists.

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    Penguins' Evan Rodrigues: Playing in series opener

    Evan Rodrigues (ankle) isn't listed among the Game 1 scratches, so he'll be in the lineup Sunday against the Islanders, Seth Rorabaugh of Tribune-Review Sports reports.Rodrigues will return for his first action since April 29. He's expected to skate in a bottom-six role for a Pittsburgh Penguins team that will open the postseason without Evgeni Malkin (undisclosed).

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    Penguins' Evan Rodrigues: Practices Wednesday

    Evan Rodrigues (ankle) joined the Pittsburgh Penguins at practice Wednesday for the first time since suffering his injury.Rodrigues was shelved for the last five games of the season which may have cost him a spot in the lineup come Game 1 against the Islanders following the emergence of Frederick Gaudreau. If Rodrigues does suit up, it will almost certainly be in a bottom-six role, though he will likely serve as a 13th forward in case there's an injury.

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    Penguins' Evan Rodrigues: Still sidelined Saturday

    Evan Rodrigues (ankle) remains out of the lineup Saturday against the Sabres.Rodrigues hasn't played since April 29. He finishes the regular season with seven goals and 14 points in 35 games and will now set his sights on healing up for Pittsburgh's playoff run.

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