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Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Four multi-point games in last five
Dahlin had a goal and a shorthanded assist in Thursday's 5-2 win over the Devils.
Dahlin assisted on the first goal of the game, scored by Kyle Okposo in the second period. The 2018 first overall pick lit the lamp himself later in the middle frame to stretch Buffalo's lead to 3-0. This was Dahlin's fourth multi-point performance in his last five games, as the talented defenseman's starting to play up to his lofty draft status.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Hits 50-point milestone
Dahlin had two assists -- one on the power play -- in Sunday's 5-3 win over the Flyers.
The Sabres rarely get to play inferior opponents, but that was the case with this weekend's home-and-home against the lowly Flyers, and Dahlin made the most of the opportunity with a pair of multi-point performances. Thanks to six points in his last four games, Dahlin has officially hit the 50-point threshold for the first time in his fourth season.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Two points in comeback win
Dahlin had a goal and a power-play assist in Saturday's 4-3 win over Philadelphia.
Dahlin played a pivotal role in Buffalo's four-goal second period. He tied the score at 2-2 with his 11th goal of the season, then assisted on Tage Thompson's power-play game-winner later in the middle frame. After this two-point performance, Dahlin needs just two more points to reach 50 for the first time.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Piling up points early in career
Dahlen had a goal and an assist Tuesday in a 5-2 win over the Leafs.
His goal came at the 5:44 mark in the third, when he took a pass from Victor Olofsson and fired a shot from just above the bottom of the right circle. Dahlin had gone 11 games without a goal, but he had helped his team with five helpers in that span. Overall, Dahlin has 152 points in 270 games, which ties Rick Hampton for the ninth most by a defender in league history before age 22.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Earns two more helpers
Dahlin posted two assists, five shots on goal, two hits and a plus-2 rating in Monday's 6-5 win over the Blackhawks.
Dahlin set up Vinnie Hinostroza and Tage Thompson for goals in the third period, with the latter tally coming on the power play. This was Dahlin's third game in the last five with multiple points (one goal, five assists in that five-game span). The Swedish blueliner is one point shy of matching his career-best total from 2018-19 with nine goals and 34 helpers in 65 outings this season. He's added 144 shots on net, 90 hits, 73 blocked shots, 58 PIM and a minus-19 rating.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Two points against Rangers
Dahlin collected two assists, one on the power play, in Sunday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Rangers.
He had a hand in the Sabres' final two tallies, including Jeff Skinner's third-period goal that sent the game to OT. Dahlin has had trouble building much momentum lately, recording three two-point performances over the last 11 games but otherwise coming up empty. The 21-year-old still remains on track for career-best numbers with nine goals and 41 points through 64 contests.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Nets game-winner in overtime
Dahlin scored a goal on two shots, dished an assist and added two PIM in Sunday's 3-2 overtime win over the Canucks.
Dahlin helped out on a Jeff Skinner goal in the second period and then won the game for the Sabres 48 seconds into overtime. The 21-year-old Dahlin had gone six games without a point since his two-assist effort March 4 versus the Wild. The Swedish blueliner is up to nine tallies, 39 points, 134 shots on net, 58 PIM, 84 hits, 69 blocked shots and a minus-17 rating in 61 appearances. He's five points shy of matching his career high from his rookie year.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Big night on power play
Dahlin collected two power-play assists in Friday's 5-4 win over the Wild.
He also chipped in two shots, four blocked shots, two PIM and a plus-2 rating. The first overall pick in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft has had some growing pains in his career, but Dahlin may finally be emerging as an elite blueliner. Over his last 10 games, the 21-year-old has one goal and nine points, including four helpers with the man advantage.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Back in action
Dahlin (lower body) will return to the lineup Wednesday versus the Canadiens, Heather Engel of NHL.com reports.
Dahlin only missed one game with the injury. He had a goal and four assists in his five previous contests, and he'll return to his usual top-pairing role. Fantasy managers should feel confident utilizing Dahlin as they typically would going forward.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Avoids serious injury
Dahlin's (lower body) scans revealed no significant damage. The defenseman isn't expected to practice Tuesday but will at least get onto the ice for a rehab skate, Mike Harrington of The Buffalo News reports.
If Dahlin is able to join his teammates for a full practice session Tuesday, it could clear the way for him to be in the lineup against the Canadiens on Wednesday. Prior to getting hurt, the 21-year-old Swede was riding a five-game point streak and will no doubt be eager to pick up where he left off.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Ruled out Sunday
Dahlin will not participate in Sunday's game against Columbus due to a lower-body injury, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
Dahlin was sore after Saturday's 5-3 loss to the Avalanche and has been deemed day-to-day going into Wednesday's game against Montreal, per Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News. The 21-year-old Dahlin has been hot over the last five games, averaging 23:37 of ice time -- 2:44 during the man advantage -- and registering five points.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Continues offensive tear
Dahlin stretched his point streak to five games with an assist in Saturday's 5-3 loss to the Avalanche.
There are only 12 NHL defensemen with more points than Dahlin, who has racked up eight goals and 25 assists through 49 games. The Sabres face the Blue Jackets on the road Sunday evening, which is good news for Dahlin fans since he's posted a goal and eight helpers against them through eight career contests.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Suiting up Sunday
Dahlin was taken off the COVID-19 list Sunday and will play against the Avalanche.
Dahlin is returning after missing just one game due to COVID-19 protocols. The 21-year-old blueliner has 28 points this season, including five over his last three appearances.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Lands on protocols list
Dahlin was placed in the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Saturday.
Dahlin will be out until he can provide two negative tests, so he'll miss both Saturday's game versus the Coyotes and Sunday's contest in Colorado. Casey Fitzgerald was called up from the taxi squad to take Dahlin's place on the roster.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Assists twice in win
Dahlin supplied two power-play assists in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Flyers.
The fourth-year defenseman also committed roughing and holding penalties to keep his ice time below the 20-minute mark, but this was a nice way for Dahlin to follow up a three-point effort that was overshadowed in Thursday's loss to the Stars. Dahlin now has seven goals and 21 assists through 41 games.... See More ... See Less
Sabres' Rasmus Dahlin: Three points in loss
Dahlin had a goal and two assists, including one on the power play, in Thursday's 5-4 loss to the Stars.
Dahlin made a beautiful move for the game's opening goal, walking around his man at the point before taking the puck all the way to the net to open the scoring just 2:47 into the opening frame. He added an assist on Jack Quinn's power-play goal 3:50 later and dished another helper on Alex Tuch's go-ahead goal in the second, but Buffalo's offense dried up in the third. With seven goals and 19 assists through 40 games, Dahlin's on pace to reach the 50-point mark for the first time.... See More ... See Less
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