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7 Matt Tennyson D

New Jersey Devils

Fantasy Stats
ROST%START%
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Key Stats
GAPTS+/-PIMTOI
1230214:30

Player Updates

May 8, 2021 11:04 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Rejoins active roster
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson notched an assist in Saturday's 5-1 loss to the Islanders.

Tennyson was activated to the roster ahead of the game. The 31-year-old defenseman has contributed three points in 20 appearances this season, matching his output from last year.

May 7, 2021 11:48 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Sent to taxi squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson was placed on the taxi squad Friday, per CapFriendly.

Tennyson has averaged 17:24 of ice time over the last two contests but hasn't scored a point since April 22. The 31-year-old has two points in 19 games this season and could be recalled for Saturday's game against the Islanders.

May 4, 2021 11:48 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Returns to lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson (lower body) contributed two blocks and one hit in Tuesday's 4-3 overtime win over the Bruins.

The 31-year-old drew into the lineup for the first time since April 27 and received just under 16 minutes of playing time on New Jersey's third defensive pairing. Tennyson has one goal and one assist in 18 games this season.

May 4, 2021 12:48 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Back at it
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson (lower body) will draw into the lineup for Tuesday's game versus Boston, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.

Tennyson is expected to skate on New Jersey's third pairing Tuesday. He's picked up two points through 17 games this season.

April 29, 2021 12:08 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Dealing with lower-body issue
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson is sidelined with a lower-body injury, Mike Morreale of NHL.com reports.

Tennyson has only tallied two points in 17 NHL appearances this season, so there's no reason for fantasy players to track his status.

April 28, 2021 10:24 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Slips to taxi squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson was assigned to the taxi squad Wednesday, per CapFriendly.

Tennyson has played in the Devils' last seven games. The veteran defenseman will likely be back on the active roster ahead of Thursday's game versus the Flyers.

April 22, 2021 10:24 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Nets lone goal in loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson scored a goal and blocked two shots in Thursday's 5-1 loss to the Penguins.

Tennyson was promoted from the taxi squad to play in Thursday's game. The 30-year-old defenseman scored his first NHL goal since the 2015-16 campaign. He has two points and a plus-3 rating in 14 outings for the Devils this year.

April 21, 2021 09:40 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Shifts to taxi squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Devils shifted Tennyson to the taxi squad Wednesday, per CapFriendly.

Tennyson has joined the active roster for the past three games, as he's gone pointless to go along with three hits, four blocks and two shots over that span. The 30-year-old has done quite a bit of shifting between levels this season, but he could be recalled for Thursday's game against Pittsburgh.

April 20, 2021 10:16 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Back on active roster
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson was promoted to the active roster under emergency conditions Tuesday, per CapFriendly.

Tennyson again joined the lineup for the third straight game as the Devils find themselves shorthanded on the blue line. The 30-year-old defenseman isn't expected to play a significant role while he's on the active roster.

April 19, 2021 10:36 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Dropped to taxi squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson was demoted to the taxi squad Monday, CapFriendly reports.

Tennyson has shuffled between levels often this season but has been in New Jersey's lineup for the last two games. He has one assist in 12 NHL games this season and could be recalled for Tuesday's game against Pittsburgh.

April 17, 2021 12:24 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Suiting up Saturday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson was promoted to the active roster for Saturday's game versus the Rangers, Corey Masisak of The Athletic reports.

Tennyson will make his first NHL appearance since Feb. 16. The 30-year-old has posted one point, 17 hits and a plus-6 rating through 10 games this year.

April 16, 2021 11:20 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Back on taxi squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson was promoted to the taxi squad Friday, according to CapFriendly.

Tennyson has just one point in 10 NHL games this season and hasn't been in the lineup since mid-February. He'll likely serve as an extra man more often than not.

April 2, 2021 11:44 AM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Headed to AHL affiliate
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson was reassigned to AHL Binghamton on Friday.

Tennyson has appeared in 10 games with the Devils this season, picking up one helper over that span. He'll likely continue to shuffle between levels down the stretch.

February 27, 2021 01:04 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Brought up to taxi squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson was recalled from AHL Binghamton to the taxi squad Saturday.

Tennyson played just one game at the AHL level, and he managed to dish out an assist in the process. The 30-year-old will practice and travel with the team while on the taxi squad. He's not expected to be a lineup fixture.

February 26, 2021 12:36 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Binghamton-bound
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson was assigned to AHL Binghamton on Friday.

Tennyson had been on the taxi squad, but he'll swap places with fellow defenseman Joshua Jacobs, who's moving from Binghamton to the taxi squad in a corresponding move.

February 20, 2021 05:32 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Lands on taxi squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson was assigned to New Jersey's taxi squad after clearing waivers Saturday.

Sami Vatanen made his season debut Thursday after being lifted off the NHL's COVID-19 protocols list, so the Devils are no longer in need of Tennyson's services as a bottom-pairing option. He's picked up one assist in 10 games this campaign.

February 19, 2021 12:12 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Hits waivers
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson was placed on waivers Friday, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports.

Tennyson will likely be assigned to New Jersey's taxi squad if he passes through waivers unclaimed. The 30-year-old blueliner has picked up one assist through 10 games this campaign.

February 14, 2021 06:00 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Back from COVID-19 list
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson cleared the NHL's COVID-19 list Sunday, Corey Masisak of The Athletic reports.

The Devils have five players remaining on the COVID-19 list. They're expected to play Tuesday against the Rangers. Tennyson should be in the lineup. Prior to the pause, he posted an assist, a plus-7 rating and 17 hits over nine games.

February 2, 2021 05:56 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Shifts to COVID-19 protocol
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Tennyson was placed in the NHL's COVID-19 protocol Tuesday, Greg Wyshynski of ESPN.com reports.

The Devils now have 14 players in the league's COVID-19 protocol, including Tennyson. The league has already postponed their next three games, and his next scheduled contest is Feb. 9 against the Penguins. This is a fluid process, and their return to the ice may be pushed off further. Tennyson played in each of the first nine games, posting 17 hits and a plus-7 rating.

March 16, 2020 10:44 PM
Devils' Matt Tennyson: Ushered to minors
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Devils demoted Tennyson to AHL Binghamton on Monday.

Tennyson has split time between the NHL and AHL levels fairly evenly this season, suiting up for 20 games with the Devils and 25 games with AHL Binghamton. The 29-year-old blueliner will likely be one of the first recalls if injuries strike the big club when/if play resumes.

Last 7 Games
DateOpponentResultGAPTS+/-TOI
05/10@ PHIL 2-4000017:34
05/08@ NYIL 1-5011016:30
05/06@ NYIW 2-1000019:07
05/04vs BOSW 4-3 (OT)000015:42
04/27vs PHIW 6-4000-114:52
04/25@ PHIL 3-4 (SO)000-117:11
04/24@ PITL 2-4000-113:33
Fantasy Points By Week
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Career Stats
SeasonteamGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWFWFL
2020-21NJ2112300000
2019-20NJ2033-200000
2018-19BUF4000-400000
2017-18BUF15000-800000
2016-17CAR45066-1300000
2015-16SJ29134110000
2014-15SJ27268010000
2012-13SJ4022200000
Total16542226-2420000
More Career Stats
SeasonteamGPSOGS%TOI/GSHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2020-21NJ21147.114:304280.4022.782001
2019-20NJ20140.012:083570.130.986003
2018-19BUF440.010:30630:060:190000
2017-18BUF15250.017:5637626:3010:078004
2016-17CAR45360.013:168262:0113:496003
2015-16SJ29234.310:2844536:321:580000
2014-15SJ27375.417:3367548:4612:2316007
2012-13SJ480.015:30800:100:252001
Total1651612.513:563250114:3762:47400019
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-2/205
Birthdate:
04/23/1990
Age:
31
Hometown:
Minneapolis, MN
Team:
New Jersey Devils
School:

NHL Experience:
7