Eric Staal

#21 C / Montreal Canadiens / EXP: 16YRS Height: 6-4 Weight: 195 lb Age: 36 College: None

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    Canadiens' Eric Staal: Nets goal in Game 5 win

    Eric Staal scored a goal and added three hits in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Golden Knights in Game 5.Staal received a pass from Nick Suzuki and scored in the second period. The 36-year-old Staal snapped his five-game point drought with the tally. He's been limited to fourth-line duties in the playoffs, but he's stick picked up eight points, 14 shots on net, 13 hits and a plus-3 rating in 15 outings.

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    Canadiens' Eric Staal: Contributes helper

    Eric Staal notched an assist in Sunday's 5-1 win over the Jets in Game 3.Staal set up Corey Perry for the opening goal 4:45 into the game. Through nine playoff outings, Staal has racked up a goal and six helpers. The veteran center has been limited to a bottom-six role, but he's been productive. That could make him a solid value pick in DFS for Monday's Game 4.

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    Canadiens' Eric Staal: Effective night in Game 1 win

    Eric Staal scored a goal and provided an assist in Wednesday's 5-3 win over the Jets in Game 1.The trade deadline acquisition added to the team's lead in the first period on a cross-crease pass from Corey Perry to beat Connor Hellebuyck. The 36-year-old's goal was his first of the playoffs, giving him six points in seven games.

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    Canadiens' Eric Staal: Adds pair of helpers

    Eric Staal recorded two assists in Monday's 3-1 win over the Maple Leafs in Game 7.Staal set up the opening tally by Brendan Gallagher in the second period and Tyler Toffoli's empty-netter in the third. Through six playoff appearances, Staal has provided four assists, six shots on net, seven hits and a plus-1 rating. He's been limited to bottom-six duties, but the veteran center provides leadership and experience to the Montreal Canadiens' younger forwards.

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    Canadiens' Eric Staal: Manages assist

    Eric Staal recorded an assist and went plus-2 in Thursday's 4-3 overtime win over the Maple Leafs in Game 5.Staal had the secondary helper on Joel Armia's goal at 8:18 of the first period. Through four playoff contests, Staal has two assists, a plus-1 rating, four shots on net and five hits. He's mainly been limited to a fourth-line role, so he won't see as many opportunities to get involved on offense.

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    Canadiens' Eric Staal: Back for Game 4

    Eric Staal (undisclosed) is in the lineup for Game 4 on Tuesday against Toronto, John Lu of TSN.ca reports.Staal was sidelined for Game 3 with the mystery issue, but it appears he's good to go Tuesday. The Thunder Bay, Ontario native recorded an assist in Game 1, which was just the second point in his last 14 contests. He'll center the fourth line between Joel Armia and Corey Perry.

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    Canadiens' Eric Staal: Sidelined for Game 3

    Eric Staal (undisclosed) is injured and won't play in Monday's Game 3 against the Maple Leafs, per coach Dominique Ducharme, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.Ducharme didn't reveal the nature or severity of Staal's injury, but the veteran center will need to make a quick recovery with Game 4 on the horizon Tuesday. Cole Caufield will replace Staal in the lineup and make his postseason debut Monday.

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    Canadiens' Eric Staal: Posts assist Thursday

    Eric Staal managed an assist, two shots on goal and three hits in Thursday's 2-1 win over the Maple Leafs.Staal sent a pass to Josh Anderson for the opening tally at 12:08 of the contest. The 36-year-old Staal finished the regular season with a career-worst 13 points in 53 contests between the Montreal Canadiens and the Sabres. He's likely to play a bottom-six role during the postseason, as Phillip Danault and Nick Suzuki occupy the top two center positions for the Canadiens.

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    Canadiens' Eric Staal: Gathers helper in loss

    Eric Staal put up an assist and two shots on goal in Thursday's 5-2 loss to the Maple Leafs.Staal's helper came on a Cole Caufield goal in the second period. It was just Staal's third point in 19 games since he joined the Montreal Canadiens. For the season, the veteran center has 13 points, 79 shots on net and a minus-30 rating in 51 contests between the Canadiens and the Sabres.

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    Canadiens' Eric Staal: Nets lone goal in debut

    Eric Staal scored a goal on two shots in Monday's 4-1 loss to the Oilers.Staal deflected a puck off his skate and behind Oilers goalie Mike Smith in the second period, but a review determined he did not make a distinct kicking motion. The goal was Staal's second in nine games for the Montreal Canadiens. He has five tallies, 12 points, 70 shots on net and a minus-27 rating in 41 contests between Montreal and Buffalo this year.

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