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Capitals' Conor Sheary: In on both goals in win
Sheary scored a goal on two shots, dished an assist and went plus-2 in Friday's 2-0 win over the Coyotes.
Sheary opened the scoring at 11:33 of the first period, and that was all the Capitals needed for the win. He also helped out on John Carlson's empty-netter in the final minute of the game. Sheary crossed the 40-point mark for the second time in his career -- he's at 18 goals, 23 helpers, 126 shots on net and a minus-2 rating through 67 appearances. The winger's earned six points in his last seven contests while seeing a more significant role in the top six.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Sends assist Wednesday
Sheary provided an assist, two hits and two blocked shots in Wednesday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Golden Knights.
Sheary helped out on the second of Alex Ovechkin's two goals in the game. In his last six appearances, Sheary has a goal and four assists while primarily playing in a top-six role. The 29-year-old winger is up to the 40-point mark for just the second time in his career, and he's added 124 shots on net, 41 hits, 43 blocked shots and a minus-4 rating through 66 appearances.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Back in action Sunday
Sheary (illness) is in the lineup Sunday against the visiting Bruins, Stephen Whyno of the Associated Press reports.
The 29-year-old only sat out a single game with his ailment. Sheary has been producing at a decent rate since the end of February, turning in 12 points in his last 16 games. He'll start out on the top line Sunday next to Evgeny Kuznetsov and Alex Ovechkin.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Could play Sunday
Sheary (illness) could play Sunday against the Bruins, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
Sheary sat out Saturday's game with an illness, but he showed up the arena Sunday and head coach Peter Laviolette is hoping he will be able to give it a go. If Sheary does suit up, he will occupy a spot on the Capitals' top line.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Absent from practice
Sheary (illness) did not participate in Friday's practice due to a non-COVID-19 illness, Tarik El-Bashir of The Athletic reports.
The 29-year-old's availability for Saturday's matinee against the Penguins has yet to be determined, but with four goals and 11 points in his last 15 games, Sheary's presence would be helpful.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Won't play Saturday
Sheary (illness) will not play in Pittsburgh on Saturday, Roman Stubbs of The Washington Post reports.
Sheary's illness is non-COVID-19 related, so there's seemingly a good chance he'll be ready to return for Sunday's game against visiting Boston. The 29-year-old has produced 12 points in his last 16 contests.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Two points against Columbus
Sheary scored an even-strength goal and added a power-play assist in Thursday's 7-2 win over the Blue Jackets.
The 29-year-old continued his recent run of production, helping set up Alex Ovechkin in the second period before lighting the lamp himself in the third. Sheary has five goals and nine points over the last eight games, boosting his numbers on the season to 16 goals and 32 points through 52 contests.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Scores again Tuesday
Sheary scored a goal on five shots in Tuesday's 5-4 win over the Flames.
Sheary's riding a four-game point streak, during which he's earned four goals and a pair of assists. The 29-year-old winger capitalized on a turnover in the slot Tuesday to get the Capitals' first goal. He's up to 15 tallies, 29 points, 92 shots on net and an even plus-minus rating through 48 appearances. Even in a bottom-six role, he's been an effective secondary scorer.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Achieves two milestones in win
Sheary scored two goals, one on the power play and the other into an empty net, in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Kraken.
With the two-goal performance, Sheary reached the 100-goal and 200-point milestones in his career, doing so in 425 games. He's opened March with a pair of multi-point games. The 29-year-old winger is up to 14 goals, 28 points, 87 shots on net and an even plus-minus rating in 47 outings this season, emerging as a solid middle-six option in a bounce-back campaign.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Bags two apples against Canes
Sheary dished out a pair of assists in Thursday's 4-0 win over the Hurricanes.
Sheary posted his first multi-point performance since a two-goal effort against Boston on Jan. 10. The bottom-six forward is enjoying a productive stretch, with five points in his last six games.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Finds twine in loss
Sheary scored a goal on two shots and added four hits in Monday's 5-3 loss to the Maple Leafs.
Sheary tied the game at 1-1 in the first period, though the Maple Leafs added two goals after that to take a lead into the locker room. The 29-year-old Sheary had a decent February with two goals, three assists, 19 shots on net and a minus-4 rating in 10 games. The American winger has seen middle-six minutes for much of the season while racking up 12 goals, 12 assists, 82 shots on net and a minus-3 rating in 45 contests overall.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Exits COVID-19 protocols
Sheary departed the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Friday, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
Sheary was absent from the last four games while in the virus protocols. The 29-year-old has averaged 15:47 of ice time -- 2:33 during the power play -- and logged 19 points this season. He will be eligible to participate in Saturday's game against Ottawa.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Enters COVID-19 protocols
Sheary was designated for the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Saturday, per Brian Compton of NHL.com.
Sheary has averaged 16:35 of ice time -- 2:38 during the power play -- and has tallied 10 points over 13 appearances since recovering from a lower-body injury in December. The 29-year-old will miss Saturday's game against the Islanders at a minimum and likely Sunday's contest versus Vancouver as well. With no breaks in the Capitals' schedule longer than a day through the end of the month, Sheary will hope to make a timely recovery.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Forces overtime Sunday
Sheary scored a goal on four shots in Sunday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Devils.
Sheary tied the game at 16:13 of the third period, forcing overtime in a game the Capitals never had the lead in. The 29-year-old winger has emerged as a reliable depth scorer this year with eight goals and eight assists in 28 contests. The Capitals would probably prefer to have him on the third line, but he was on the second line as Nicklas Backstrom and T.J. Oshie both missed Sunday's contest with an illness. Even lower in the lineup, Sheary could have some appeal in deeper fantasy formats.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Extends point streak to five games
Sheary logged an assist, two shots on goal and two PIM in Sunday's 3-2 loss to the Kings.
Sheary set up Justin Schultz's second-period tally. With a pair of goals and four assists in the last five games, Sheary is on a career-best streak. The winger is up to 15 points, 42 shots, four PIM and a plus-1 rating in 25 contests. He should continue to see a top-six role until the Capitals get some forwards out of COVID-19 protocols.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Scores game-winner Friday
Sheary scored the game-winning goal in Friday's 5-2 win over the Jets.
Sheary was able to knock in the puck as it pinballed around the Jets' crease at 9:09 of the third period. The 29-year-old has two goals and three assists during his four-game point streak. He's up to seven tallies, 14 points, 40 shots on net and an even plus-minus rating in 24 contests, filling a middle-six role.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Two-point effort Wednesday
Sheary scored a goal on five shots and added an assist in Wednesday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Blackhawks.
Sheary had a hand in Lars Eller's third-period marker before forcing overtime with a goal of his own with just three seconds left in regulation. The 29-year-old Sheary has six goals and seven assists through 23 games this year. He's added 39 shots and a minus-1 rating while logging mostly top-six minutes as the Capitals continue to navigate a revolving door of injury and illness absences.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Bags apple Saturday
Sheary registered an assist while logging 19:18 of ice time during Saturday's 3-2 shootout win over the Sabres.
Sheary now has helpers in consecutive games and came tantalizingly close to scoring a highlight-reel goal in the second period of Saturday's match.The speedy winger is well on his way to besting last season's 22 points, giving him some fantasy value in deeper formats.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Good to go
Sheary (lower body) is no longer on injured reserve and is expected to play Saturday against Columbus, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
Sheary was held out for six games with the issue, but it appears he's ready to return. He'll resume a top-six and power-play role, hoping to build on his nine points in 18 games this year.... See More ... See Less
Capitals' Conor Sheary: Heads to IR
Sheary (lower body) was placed on injured reserve Thursday, per CapFriendly.
There's been little information on Sheary's status during his six-game absence. Assuming his move to IR is retroactive, he is eligible to return once he's healthy.... See More ... See Less
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