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Eastern Metropolitan Standings

Team W-L-OTL Pts
18-4-1 37
14-8-1 29
13-10-2 28
12-7-2 26
10-7-6 26
11-10-3 25
11-10-1 23
8-14-4 20

2023 Stats

Plus-Minus Goals Scored For or Against Total
Time On Ice Per Game
Penalty Minutes
Regular Season 2 3 -3 12:03 4

Top Nick Bonino News

  • Rangers' Nick Bonino: Nabs helper Monday

    Bonino registered an assist against Dallas on Monday.

    Bonino finally got on the scoresheet after having been blanked for the opening 15 games of the campaign. During his slump, the veteran center managed a meager eight shots. As such, fantasy players probably shouldn't be expecting the Connecticut native to suddenly start scoring with consistency any time soon.

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  • Rangers' Nick Bonino: Game-time call Tuesday

    Bonino will be a game-time decision Tuesday versus Calgary, but coach Peter Laviolette seems optimistic about his chances of playing, according to Vince Z. Mercogliano of USA Today.

    Bonino hasn't missed a game due to his illness, but he didn't participate in Monday's practice. The 35-year-old has two shots, a hit and 12 blocks over five contests, though he hasn't appeared on the scoresheet yet this season. Tyler Pitlick might draw into the lineup Tuesday if Bonino is unavailable.

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  • Rangers' Nick Bonino: Set to play Tuesday

    Bonino (illness) is expected to play Tuesday versus the Flames, Vince Z. Mercogliano of USA Today reports.

    Bonino will not miss a game after skipping practice Monday. He'll be in his usual fourth-line role, flanked by wingers Barclay Goodrow and Jimmy Vesey.

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  • Rangers' Nick Bonino: Dealing with illness

    Bonino didn't practice Monday because of an illness.

    Bonino is currently listed as day-to-day. He has been credited with two shots on goal and 12 blocked shots in five games this season. It's unclear at this time if Bonino will be available for Tuesday's contest against Calgary. If he can't play, Tyler Pitlick will probably return to the lineup.

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  • Rangers' Nick Bonino: Will play Thursday

    Bonino (lower body) is good to play Thursday versus Nashville, Mollie Walker of the New York Post reports.

    Bonino is set to center the fourth line alongside Barclay Goodrow and Jimmy Vesey. Bonino has no points and eight blocks in three contests in 2023-24.

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  • Rangers' Nick Bonino: Has lower-body injury

    Bonino is day-to-day with a lower-body injury and missed Wednesday's practice as a result.

    Bonino has no points, one hit and eight blocks in three contests this season. If he's unavailable for Thursday's game against Nashville, then Jimmy Vesey, who was a healthy scratch Monday, might draw back into the lineup.

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  • Rangers' Nick Bonino: Signing with Rangers

    Bonino signed a one-year, $800,000 deal with the Rangers on Saturday, per Dan Rosen of

    Bonino should slot in as the Rangers' fourth-line center after posting 19 points (10 goals, nine assists) in 62 games between the Sharks and Penguins last season. The 35-year-old pivot has 158 goals and 195 assists in his 15-year NHL career.

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  • Penguins' Nick Bonino: Lifted from LTIR

    Bonino (kidney laceration) was activated from long-term injured reserve Tuesday, per CapFriendly.

    Bonino wasn't in the lineup past March 9 due to the injury, and the Penguins missing the playoffs meant he didn't get a chance to return. The 35-year-old forward is set to be a free agent this summer, and it's possible a number of teams would be interested in signing him as a solid defensive center in a bottom-six role. He had 19 points in 62 contests between the Sharks and the Penguins in 2022-23.

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  • Penguins' Nick Bonino: Placed on long-term injured reserve

    Bonino (kidney laceration) was placed on long-term injured reserve Saturday, retroactive to March 9.

    Bonino is eligible to return for the final two games of the regular season but that isn't a sure thing. Bonino underwent surgery following his injury versus the Islanders and there is currently no timetable for his return. He has 10 goals and 19 points in 62 games this season.

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  • Penguins' Nick Bonino: Out week-to-week

    Bonino (kidney laceration) is out week-to-week, according to coach Mike Sullivan, Matt Vensel of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

    Bonino was injured Thursday against the Islanders and underwent surgery. He was picked up at the trade deadline and managed to get into three games with the Penguins, averaging 9:50 TOI per game without a point. Bonino had 10 goals and 19 points in 59 games with the Sharks before the trade. He is expected to be released from the hospital Saturday.

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  • Penguins' Nick Bonino: Sent to Pittsburgh

    The Penguins acquired Bonino from the Sharks in exchange for Arvid Henrikson, a conditional 2024 fifth-round selection and a 2023 seventh-round pick Friday.

    Montreal was also involved in the trade to help with the Penguins' salary-cap situation, picking up Tony Sund and the Sharks' fifth-round pick in 2024 in the process. Bonino played a couple of seasons with Pittsburgh back in the team's Stanley Cup winning seasons of 2015-16 and 2016-17. The 34-year-old has 10 goals and 19 points in 59 games this season.

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  • Sharks' Nick Bonino: Ends five-game slump

    Bonino scored a goal on three shots and added three hits in Saturday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Blackhawks.

    Bonino ended his five-game slump with a first-period tally to tie the game at 1-1. The 34-year-old forward has scored at least 10 goals in seven straight seasons and nine of his last 10 campaigns. He's up to 19 points, 84 shots on net, 73 blocked shots, 28 PIM and a minus-7 rating through 57 outings overall, playing mainly in a middle-six role.

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  • Sharks' Nick Bonino: Sets up empty-netter

    Bonino provided an assist in Sunday's 4-1 win over the Capitals.

    Bonino ended a three-game point drought when he set up Tomas Hertl's tally late in the game. The 34-year-old Bonino has had a couple of bursts of offense this season, but he's more of a defensive center who won't help much in fantasy. He's at 18 points, 67 shots on net, 68 blocked shots and a minus-7 rating through 51 outings.

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  • Sharks' Nick Bonino: Scoring up lately

    Bonino found the back of the net in Friday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Hurricanes.

    Sharks rookie Mikey Eyssimont delivered a nice feed to Bonino on a breakaway to level the score with 13:10 remaining in the third period. Team Teal ultimately fell short, but fantasy managers shouldn't lose sight of how well Bonino has played lately. The third-line pivot has five goals, three assists and a plus-4 rating through 12 contests this month.

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  • Sharks' Nick Bonino: Pair of points in comeback win

    Bonino scored a goal, dished an assist and went plus-3 in Wednesday's 5-3 win over the Stars.

    Bonino's offense continues to come in bunches -- he has three goals, two assists and a plus-4 rating over his last five games. He contributed a goal in Wednesday's comeback, and he also set up Erik Karlsson's game-winner in the third period. Bonino is up to seven tallies, 15 points, 59 shots on net, 60 blocked shots and a minus-5 rating through 43 outings overall.

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  • Sharks' Nick Bonino: Ends goal drought Wednesday

    Bonino scored a goal in Wednesday's 4-3 loss to the Kings.

    Bonino had gone 11 games without a goal, though he managed three assists in that span. His second-period tally got the Sharks on the board in a back-and-forth contest. The 34-year-old is at five tallies, 12 points, 54 shots on net, 57 blocked shots and a minus-7 rating through 40 outings as a mainly defensive forward in the Sharks' middle six.

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  • Sharks' Nick Bonino: Produces assist in win

    Bonino notched an assist, four shots on goal and two PIM in Tuesday's 4-2 win over the Coyotes.

    Bonino set up a Nico Sturm game-tying goal in the second period. After a strong stretch early in December, Bonino's offense has slipped again. He has three helpers and a minus-5 rating over his last 11 contests. The veteran forward is up to 11 points, 53 shots on net, 56 blocked shots, 14 PIM and a minus-8 rating through 39 appearances this season.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-1, 195 lbs
Birthplace: Hartford, CT
Age: 35
Experience: 14
Shoots: Left