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51 Frans Nielsen C

Detroit Red Wings

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
5%2%
Key Stats
GAPTS+/-PIMTOI
92231-31216:05
Latest News
  • Red Wings' Frans Nielsen: Assists on Wings' only goal

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (2/17/19) Nielsen (illness) picked up an assist on the Wings' only goal Sunday in their 3-1 loss to the Flyers.

    Nielsen was really active in the game, nabbing three shots, blocking one from the Flyers and tallying three hits while turning in a plus-one effort.

    Red Wings' Frans Nielsen: Suiting up Sunday

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (2/17/19) Nielsen (illness) will rejoin the lineup Sunday against Philadelphia.

    Nielsen was held out Saturday due to his ailment. The 34-year-old has nine goals and 30 points this season and should jump back into his usual top-six role.

    Red Wings' Frans Nielsen: Won't play Saturday

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (2/16/19) Nielsen (illness) won't suit up against the Flyers in Philadelphia on Saturday, but Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill thinks the forward will be ready for Sunday's home clash with that same team.

    Nielsen secured the game-winning goal against the Senators on Thursday, counting as his second tally of 2019. Fortunately, it doesn't sound like his malady is too severe. He remains an important utility player for the Red Wings, but the Wings are expecting Tyler Bertuzzi (upper body) to take his place Saturday.

    Red Wings' Frans Nielsen: Dealing with illness

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (2/15/19) Nielsen didn't practice Friday due to a "stomach bug."

    Coach Jeff Blashill isn't sure if Nielsen will be available Saturday against the Flyers, so his status for that contest could come down to a game-time decision. Confirmation on Nielsen's availability against Philadelphia should surface once Detroit takes the ice for pregame warmps.

    Red Wings' Frans Nielsen: Finds back of net Thursday

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (2/15/19) Nielsen notched a goal and a plus-1 rating on four shots during Thursday's 3-2 victory over the Senators.

    Although his 14:21 of ice time fell well below his season average of 16:57, Nielsen made up for it by flinging four shots on goal for just the sixth time all season. The veteran pivot has picked up the pace again after a down year in 2017-18, collecting 30 points through 54 games. He could challenge 50 points for the first time since joining the Red Wings if he continues at his current rate.

 
Last 7 Games
02/07LV011-116:44
02/09BUF000017:23
02/10CHI000-216:18
02/12NSH000-113:00
02/14OTT101114:21
02/17PHI011116:15
02/20CHI000-119:19
Two Week Schedule
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CAREER STATS
SEASONTeamGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTFWFL
2006-07N.Y. Islanders15112-200102429
2007-08N.Y. Islanders16213100005457
2008-09N.Y. Islanders5992433-43120358400
2009-10N.Y. Islanders7612263840110583582
2010-11N.Y. Islanders71133144130710446519
2011-12N.Y. Islanders82173047-35010523633
2012-13N.Y. Islanders4862329-32110268290
2013-14N.Y. Islanders80253358-115200534550
2014-15N.Y. Islanders7814294384140506544
2015-16N.Y. Islanders8120325217220586583
2016-17Detroit79172441-194200653561
2017-18Detroit7916173314230483558
2018-19Detroit5692231-30040362367
820161293454-17341920053805673
MORE CAREER STATS
SEASONTeamSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2006-07N.Y. Islanders166.378:171190:000:000000
2007-08N.Y. Islanders1711.8139:321934:231:120000
2008-09N.Y. Islanders1018.9975:531305193:14108:4118009
2009-10N.Y. Islanders1368.81308:261762223:40149:506003
2010-11N.Y. Islanders1568.31261:121692178:39212:4738029
2011-12N.Y. Islanders13312.81431:071837204:36165:276003
2012-13N.Y. Islanders936.5864:491168100:16116:5812006
2013-14N.Y. Islanders16715.01467:001983274:25172:458004
2014-15N.Y. Islanders1578.91293:131837222:38136:1312006
2015-16N.Y. Islanders18111.01435:191952220:41161:1012006
2016-17Detroit16210.51354:411927189:46151:2718009
2017-18Detroit13411.91250:23184869:15169:0414007
2018-19Detroit949.6950:371302131:1282:3512006
154710.413810:29189252012:451628:091560268
POSTSEASON STATS
SEASONTeamGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTFWFL
2012-13N.Y. Islanders6022-200003442
2014-15N.Y. Islanders7112-100003642
2015-16N.Y. Islanders11336-320007765
244610-62000147149
MORE POSTSEASON STATS
SEASONTeamSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2012-13N.Y. Islanders160.0107:5715112:5815:010000
2014-15N.Y. Islanders119.1113:1617512:1111:200000
2015-16N.Y. Islanders2611.5238:4233040:4426:582001
537.5459:5565665:5353:192001
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-1/188
Birthdate:
4/24/1984
Age:
34
Hometown:
Herning, Denmark
Team:
Detroit Red Wings
School:

NHL Experience: