Maatta registered an assist in Monday's 2-1 overtime loss to the Blues.
Maatta snapped a 10-game point drought with his assist. The Finn hasn't done much on offense in 2020-21 with only four helpers in 39 contests. He's added 41 shots on net, 40 hits and 50 blocked shots in a limited third-pairing role.
Maatta produced an assist and two blocked shots in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Ducks.
Maatta set up Andreas Athanasiou's tally in the second period. The 26-year-old Maatta has just four assists, 32 shots on net, 28 hits and 34 blocked shots through 29 outings. The Finn is likely to remain in a third-pairing role with limited upside, so fantasy managers can likely look elsewhere for depth on the blue line.
Maatta (upper body) recorded an assist, three blocked shots and two PIM in Saturday's 4-2 win over the Sharks.
Maatta missed nine games with the injury, and he saw 19:10 of ice time in his return. The 26-year-old blueliner now has two assists through 25 contests this year. He's added 28 shots on net, 28 hits, 27 blocks and six PIM in a fairly limited third-pairing role.
Maatta (upper body) was activated from injured reserve Saturday.
Maatta missed nine games while dealing with his upper-body issue. It's unclear if he'll return to the lineup Saturday against San Jose, but his activation would indicate that as the likely scenario. He has one assist and a minus-6 rating in 24 games this season.
Maatta (upper body) was placed on injured reserve Wednesday, per CapFriendly.
Maatta is still expected to be out for at least a few more days. His move to injured reserve is likely to free up a roster spot for the Kings.
Maatta (upper body) will be sidelined for at least 10 more days, Lisa Dillman of The Athletic reports.
Maatta's absence will continue to test the Kings' depth at defense, but it won't impact any fantasy lineups, as he's only tallied one assist in 24 games this campaign.
Maatta (upper body) didn't travel with the team and has been ruled out for Monday's game versus the Sharks.
Maatta is expected to miss Wednesday's rematch against the Sharks as well. Austin Strand was recalled from AHL Ontario to take Maatta's place in the lineup.
Maatta suffered an upper-body injury against Vegas on Sunday and will not return.
Maatta was knocked out of the game early Sunday after just 1:34 of ice time. The 26-year-old blueliner has just one assist and a minus-6 rating through 24 games this season. He'll be day-to-day ahead of Monday's game in San Jose.
Maatta was lifted from the NHL's COVID-19 protocols list Monday, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
Maatta missed the last two games while stuck on the COVID-19 list, but it appears he'll be ready for Wednesday's game against the Blues. The 26-year-old blueliner has one assist and a minus-3 rating through 21 games in his first season as a King.
Maatta entered the NHL's COVID-19 protocols and was placed on the non-roster list Friday, John Hoven of SiriusXM NHL Network Radio reports.
There's no telling when Maatta might be ready to return, but he'll miss Friday's matchup with Colorado at a minimum now that he's entered the league's virus protocols. Daniel Brickley is expected to replace Maatta on the Kings' third pairing against the Avalanche.
Maatta posted an assist, five hits and three blocked shots in Friday's 5-2 loss to the Golden Knights.
Maatta picked up the secondary helper on Austin Wagner's third-period goal, which got the Kings on the board. Beyond that, Maatta led the team and tied with Jeff Carter for the lead in blocked shots Friday. The assist was Maatta's first point in six outings this year. The Finn has added 10 hits, six blocks and nine shots on net. While Matt Roy (upper body) and Sean Walker (nose) are sidelined, Maatta should see regular playing time, but he's no lock to remain in the lineup when the Kings' defense corps is at full health.
Maatta is among the Kings' scratches for Sunday's game versus the Blues, Jack Harris of the Los Angeles Times reports.
Maatta will sit out a second straight game after opening the year with a minus-1 rating, seven shots on goal and no points in four appearances. His absence allows Mikey Anderson to skate on a pairing with Drew Doughty while Kale Clague remains in the lineup as well. It's assumed Maatta is a healthy scratch.
Maatta was traded to the Kings by the Blackhawks in exchange for forward Brad Morrison on Sunday.
Maatta will fill a big need for the Kings as a left-handed defenseman, as the 26-year-old supplied 17 points across 65 games last season. The Finn has averaged at least 18 minutes per contest in every season in the NHL, so expect him to take over in a top-4 defensive role for the Kings. The Blackhawks will retain $750,000 of Maatta's $4.08 million cap hit for 2020-21 per, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston.
Maatta scored a goal in Saturday's 2-1 loss to the Golden Knights in Game 3.
Maatta was the only Blackhawk able to solve Marc-Andre Fleury in the contest. The 25-year-old has been a surprising source of offense in the playoffs, with three goals and two helpers in seven games after recording only 17 points in 65 regular-season outings. The Finn has added eight shots on goal, 19 blocked shots and a plus-5 rating in the playoffs.
Maatta scored a goal and added an assist in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the Oilers in Game 3.
Maatta opened the scoring in the first period and had the secondary helper on Matthew Highmore's third-period tally. The 25-year-old Maatta has two goals and two assists through three games in the playoffs. The Finnish blueliner can't be expected to keep up the pace for long, but he might make for a solid budget option for DFS managers Friday.
Maatta potted a goal and went plus-2 in Monday's 6-3 loss to the Oilers in Game 2.
Maatta's second period tally tied the game at 3-3, but the Oilers scored three unanswered after that to run away with the game. The 25-year-old Maatta has a goal and an assist with a plus-3 rating through two games in the playoffs. He had 17 points, 119 hits and 110 blocked shots in 65 contests in the regular season.
Maatta (undisclosed) returned to practice Saturday, Mark Lazerus of The Athletic reports.
Maatta only ended up missing one practice, so chances are he was simply given a maintenance day Friday. The 25-year-old blueliner only picked up 17 points in 65 games during the regular season, so he won't be a factor in playoff pools.
Maatta (undisclosed) missed Friday's practice, Mark Lazerus of The Athletic reports.
Maatta was labeled "unfit to participate" Friday, which could mean he's dealing with an illness or an injury, or that he was simply given the day off to rest. Another update on his status should surface once he's cleared to return to practice.
Maatta posted an assist and a team-high six blocked shots in Sunday's 3-2 loss to the Jets.
The Finn collected the secondary assist on Ryan Carpenter's first-period tally. Maatta has 16 points, 96 hits, 94 blocks and a plus-9 rating in 54 games this year.
Maatta posted a shorthanded assist, three hits and a plus-2 rating in Tuesday's 5-3 loss to the Oilers.
Maatta now has 15 points (two shorthanded) in 51 games after earning the secondary helper on Jonathan Toews' first-period tally. The Finnish blueliner has contributed 95 hits, 86 blocked shots and a plus-8 rating, as well.
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|05/08||vs COL||L 2-3||0||0||0||0||13:19|
|05/07||vs COL||L 2-3||0||0||0||0||15:34|
|05/05||@ ARI||W 4-2||0||0||0||+3||15:37|
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