Simek (upper body) will be unavailable for the season finale versus Vegas on Wednesday, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Simek has been on the shelf for the last nine games and now will be out for a 10th due to his upper-body issue. Considering the defenseman recorded six points in 40 games this season, few fantasy players will have noticed his absence. Still, the Czech native figures to be a solid defensively-minded asset to the Sharks next year, even if he won't offer much in the way of offensive contributions.
Simek (upper body) isn't in the projected lineup for Wednesday's game versus Colorado.
Simek will miss a seventh straight contest, and the Sharks only have three games remaining following Wednesday's matchup with the Avalanche, so he could be in danger of missing the rest of the campaign. Either way, Simek's only notched six points through 40 games this year, so there's no reason for fantasy managers to keep tabs on his status.
Simek (upper body) will not be in Monday's lineup against Colorado, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Simek will miss his sixth straight game Monday and there's no real timetable for his return. The 28-year-old has six points and a minus-9 rating in 40 games this season. He'll be questionable for Wednesday's game against the Avalanche.
Simek (upper body) was not included in coach Bob Boughner's lineup changes ahead of Friday's clash with Colorado, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports, indicating he'll miss his fourth straight contest.
With the Sharks not expected to make the playoffs, though it is still mathematically possible, several youngsters have been given opportunities on the blue line, including Brinson Pasichnuk and Christian Jaros, while Simek has been out of action. With no reason to rush Simek back onto the ice, he could be in danger of missing the remainder of the season due to his upper-body issue.
Simek (upper body) is not in the lineup for Wednesday's game versus the Coyotes, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Simek will miss a third straight game with the injury. Brinson Pasichnuk will take Simek's place on the third pairing. Simek will attempt to be ready to return for Friday's game in Colorado.
Simek (upper body) is not expected to be in Monday's lineup against Arizona.
Simek will miss his second straight game while dealing with an upper-body injury. The 28-year-old has six points in 40 games this season. He'll be questionable for Wednesday's rematch with the Coyotes.
Simek (upper body) won't play in Saturday's game versus the Wild, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Simek has registered six points through 40 games this season. Greg Pateryn will draw into the lineup in his place. Simek's next opportunity to play is Monday against the Coyotes.
Simek notched an assist and went minus-2 in Friday's 3-2 loss to the Wild.
Simek snapped an eight-game point drought with his helper on Tomas Hertl's goal. The 28-year-old Simek isn't known for producing offense, as he has just six points through 37 contests. Instead, his main contributions are hits (73) and blocked shots (46).
Simek scored a goal on two shots and added two hits in Monday's 4-3 shootout win over the Wild.
Simek got the Sharks on the board at 16:04 of the first period. The 28-year-old blueliner isn't usually a scoring threat, as he's picked up only five points through 28 appearances this year. He's added 21 shots on net, 55 hits, 39 blocked shots and a minus-2 rating from a third-pairing role that doesn't lend him much fantasy value.
Simek (undisclosed) will play in Saturday's game versus the Coyotes, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Simek left Friday's game early, but the injury he suffered doesn't appear like it will hinder him. The 28-year-old blueliner will stay in a third-pairing role for the Sharks.
Simek (undisclosed) left Friday's game against the Coyotes and did not return, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
It's unclear what happened to Simek and head coach Bob Boughner didn't have an update following the contest. The 28-year-old blueliner will be questionable for Saturday's rematch with Arizona.
Simek produced an assist, five hits and a plus-2 rating in Wednesday's 4-2 win over the Kings.
Simek earned his first point since March 1 with the secondary helper on Tomas Hertl's third-period goal. The 28-year-old Simek doesn't play a large role for the Sharks -- he entered Wednesday with an average of 14:21 per game of ice time. He's produced just four points to go with 51 hits, 36 blocked shots and an even plus-minus rating in 25 outings.
Simek scored a goal, blocked two shots and went plus-2 in Monday's 6-2 win over the Avalanche.
Simek's first goal of the season got the Sharks on the board. It also set off a run of six unanswered tallies for the home team. Simek missed four games with an upper-body injury, but he's returned to a third-pairing role. He has three points, 24 hits, 13 blocked shots and a minus-1 rating in 13 outings.
Simek (upper body) was activated from injured reserve Thursday, per CapFriendly.
Simek has missed four contests with his injury. Once he returns, he could slot into a top-four role as a defensive presence alongside Brent Burns or Marc-Edouard Vlasic. Simek's impending return likely signals the end of Fredrik Claesson's run of playing time with the big club.
Simek (upper body) won't play in Monday's game versus the Wild, Jessi Pierce of The Athletic reports.
While Simek will miss a fourth straight game, head coach Bob Boughner said that Simek was nearly cleared for Monday's game, per Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now. In turn, there seems to be a good chance that Simek will return for Thursday's matchup against the Golden Knights.
Simek (upper body) won't be an option for the club's upcoming two-game road trip versus the Blues, Kevin Kurz of The Athletic reports.
At this point, Simek will miss a minimum of three games due to his upper-body issue but could be an option when the team returns from its road trip. In his last five outings, the 28-year-old defender registered one assist, two shots and 15 hits while averaging 15:12 of ice time. Given his limited offensive upside, Simek won't offer much in terms of fantasy production outside of formats that value hits.
Simek (upper body) was placed on injured reserve Sunday, per CapFriendly.
Simek left Saturday's game with an upper-body injury after a cross check from Vegas' Jonathan Marchessault. With his placement on injured reserve, Simek will miss the Sharks' next three games. He's eligible to return Feb. 25 versus the Golden Knights. Fredrik Claesson or Jacob Middleton is most likely to enter the lineup in a third-pairing role, while Marc-Edouard Vlasic may see an increased role.
Simek exited Saturday's game against the Golden Knights with an undisclosed injury, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Simek was cross-checked into the boards by Golden Knights forward Jonathan Marchessault. He collided hard, and it's unclear what type of injury he's dealing with. Simek's next chance to play is Monday against the Ducks.
Simek posted an assist and three hits in Tuesday's 4-3 shootout win over the Kings.
Simek entered Tuesday with no points in his last seven outings. The Czech blueliner isn't known for more scoring production, typically serving as a defensive counterbalance to Brent Burns or Erik Karlsson in the top four. Simek has two helpers, 19 hits and nine blocked shots through nine contests this season.
Simek (undisclosed) had an assist to go with two blocks and one hit in Monday's 5-4 loss to St. Louis.
Simek missed San Jose's first two games with his undisclosed ailment but stepped into Monday's lineup and logged just under 13 minutes on the third defensive pairing. Simek, 28, had two goals and seven assists in 48 games last season as a sophomore.
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|04/16||@ MIN||L 2-3||0||1||1||-2||12:15|
|04/14||vs ANA||L 1-4||0||0||0||-1||10:35|
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|04/10||vs LA||L 2-4||0||0||0||-1||12:31|
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