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Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Hands out helper
DeMelo notched an assist, three hits and two blocked shots in Thursday's 5-2 loss to the Golden Knights in Game 2.
DeMelo snapped a three-game point drought with the assist. The 29-year-old continues to see top-four minutes on the Jets' blue line, though it's more of a defensive assignment. He had a career-high 27 points with 120 hits, 102 blocked shots, 92 shots on net, 50 PIM and a plus-10 rating through 75 regular-season contests.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Records two helpers vs. Sharks
DeMelo registered two assists in Winnipeg's 6-2 victory over San Jose on Monday.
DeMelo earned his second multi-point game over his last five contests, providing a goal and five points in that span. It's a nice hot streak for the 29-year-old after he was limited to a goal and an assist over 12 outings from March 6-28. DeMelo has five goals and 27 points in 73 appearances this season.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Garners helper in win
DeMelo recorded an assist and three shots on goal in Thursday's 3-2 win over the Ducks.
DeMelo snapped a four-game point drought with his helper on a Mason Appleton tally in the first period. With four points over 12 contests in March, DeMelo appears to have moved past his lackluster February. The defenseman is up to 22 points, matching his career high. He's added 82 shots, 88 blocks, 111 hits and a plus-5 rating through 66 appearances.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Gets two points vs. Oilers
DeMelo had a goal and an assist in Saturday's 7-5 win over Edmonton.
DeMelo's marker was scored late in the third period on an empty net. He's up to three goals and 20 points in 56 contests in 2022-23. DeMelo has a goal and four points over his last three contests, but before that he was held off the scoresheet in his eight outings from Jan. 26-Feb. 26.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Snaps eight-game scoring drought
DeMelo recorded two assists in Winnipeg's 6-5 shootout loss to LA on Tuesday.
DeMelo also had a plus-five rating, four hits and two blocks in 19:46 of ice time. That gives him two goals, 18 points, a plus-eight rating, 94 hits and 72 blocks in 54 games this season. DeMelo didn't register a point over his previous eight outings.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Activated from IR
DeMelo (lower body) was activated from injured reserve, per the NHL media site, ahead of his return to the lineup Tuesday versus Seattle.
DeMelo is slated to play alongside Brenden Dillon following a three-game absence. The 29-year-old defender has 16 points, 50 shots on goal, 60 blocks and 83 hits in 46 contests this campaign. DeMelo's return is expected to bump Logan Stanley to the press box as a healthy scratch.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Expects to play Tuesday
DeMelo (lower body) told reporters he anticipates being in the lineup against Seattle on Tuesday, Mike McIntyre of the Winnipeg Free Press reports.
Before DeMelo can rejoin the lineup, he will first need to be activated off injured reserve with a corresponding roster move freeing up a spot on the 23-man roster. Either Logan Stanley or Kyle Capobianco figures to be the odd man out to make way for DeMelo. For his past, DeMelo has registered just one shot in his last five games and remains mired in a 10-game goal drought.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Shifts to IR
DeMelo (lower body) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, per the NHL media site.
DeMelo, who has been out since Jan. 26, won't be available for Saturday's contest against Chicago. He has accounted for 16 points, 50 shots on goal, 60 blocks and 83 hits in 46 games this season. The Jets will activate Mason Appleton (wrist) from injured reserve in a corresponding move, John Lu of TSN reports.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Out with lower-body injury
DeMelo will sit out the next two games with a lower-body injury, Mitchell Clinton of the Jets' official site reports.
The Jets will see if DeMelo is able to return to the lineup Feb. 11 against Chicago following the All-Star break. He has produced 14 points, 50 shots on goal, 60 blocks and 83 hits in 46 games this season. DeMelo will be replaced on the back end by Dylan Samberg.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Gets two assists vs. Penguins
DeMelo recorded two assists in a 4-1 win against Pittsburgh on Friday.
DeMelo has recorded at least a point in three of his last four games, which brings him up to two goals and 14 points in 39 contests this season. DeMelo's already ahead of his 2021-22 finish of a goal and 13 points in 76 contests. The 29-year-old has never recorded more than 22 points in a single campaign though, and he's averaging just 0:04 of power-play ice time this season, so while he might maintain his current offensive pace, DeMelo shouldn't be counted on to grow beyond it in the second half of 2022-23.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Picks up assist Thursday
DeMelo picked up his 10th assist of the season in a 4-2 victory over Buffalo on Thursday.
DeMelo has a goal and two assists in his last five games, giving him two goals and 12 points in 38 games, The defenseman also had 72 hits and 50 blocks this season.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Nets first tally in 87 outings
DeMelo notched a rare goal during a 2-1 overtime win over the visiting Predators on Thursday.
Goalless since Nov. 13, 2021, DeMelo received a pass from Kyle Connor and poked in Tuesday's game-tying tally at 12:54 of the second period. The 29-year-old defenseman scored his first marker in 25 games this season, producing his second point in eight December appearances after registering an assist in three consecutive contests (Nov. 25-29). DeMelo on Tuesday generated a season-high three shots after recording one in each of his previous seven appearances.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Pockets assist Thursday
DeMelo posted an assist and two PIM in Thursday's 5-2 win over the Blues.
DeMelo has four helpers in seven games since returning from an upper-body injury. The defenseman sees time on the top pairing, but he's mostly a stay-at-home type of blueliner. The 29-year-old is up to six helpers, 22 shots on net, 40 hits, 20 blocked shots, six PIM and a plus-3 rating in 21 appearances.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Two helpers in return
DeMelo notched two assists and went minus-2 in Friday's 5-4 overtime win over the Stars.
DeMelo missed four games with an upper-body injury. He doubled his point total for the year with helpers on goals by Adam Lowry and Kyle Connor over the last two periods of regulation. DeMelo has four assists in 15 outings so far, so he's not a huge threat on offense. The 29-year-old blueliner has added 18 shots on net, 30 hits, 13 blocked shots and an even plus-minus rating while playing third-pairing minutes, though he led all Jets defensemen with a season-high 23:45 of ice time Friday.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Returns Friday
DeMelo (upper body) will be back in the lineup Friday in Dallas, Scott Billeck of the Winnipeg Sun reports.
DeMelo has missed the last four games. He has two assists in 14 games with 29 hits and 12 blocked shots.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Remains sidelined
DeMelo (upper body) skated in a non-contact jersey Wednesday, indicating he won't be available for the evening's matchup with Minnesota, Ken Wiebe of Sportsnet reports.
DeMelo's only picked up two helpers through 14 games this campaign, so his continued absence will almost certainly go unnoticed in most fantasy formats. Check back for another update on the 29-year-old defender once he's cleared to rejoin the lineup.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Ruled out versus Canes
DeMelo (upper body) will not play in Monday's matchup with Carolina, Scott Billeck of the Winnipeg Sun reports.
DeMelo will be out of action for his third straight contest due to his lingering upper-body issue. Considering the defenseman has just two assists in 14 games this season, his continued absence is unlikely to impact the majority of fantasy players.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Won't play Saturday
DeMelo (upper body) will not be in the lineup Saturday against Pittsburgh, according to Mitchell Clinton of the Jets' official site.
Coach Rick Bowness is hopeful DeMelo will be able to return to the lineup Monday versus Carolina. Demelo also missed Thursday's game against Anaheim -- he has two assists, 29 hits and 12 blocked shots through 14 games this season.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Not available Thursday
DeMelo won't play Thursday versus the Ducks, Scott Billeck of the Winnipeg Sun reports.
It's unclear what is keeping DeMelo out of the lineup, but it's significant enough to cost him at least one game. Kyle Capobianco will slot in on the third pairing in DeMelo's usual spot. More information on DeMelo's status should be available before Saturday's game versus the Penguins.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Dylan DeMelo: Finds shorthanded assist
DeMelo earned a shorthanded assist, three hits and three blocked shots in Thursday's 6-4 win over the Kings.
DeMelo got on the scoresheet for the first time this season when he helped out on Adam Lowry's tally late in the first period. The 29-year-old DeMelo isn't expected to produce much offense from his third-pairing spot in the lineup. He does add physicality, as he's racked up 17 hits and eight blocked shots through seven contests. He earned 13 points in 76 outings last season, including a pair of shorthanded points, so he should be a fixture in the lineup for his penalty-killing acumen.... See More ... See Less
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