Lizotte (upper body) is not with the team for its two-game road trip to Arizona, Lisa Dillman of The Athletic reports.
Lizotte will be shelved for the Kings' next two contests as he remains in Los Angeles. Considering the 23-year-old Minnesota native has just one goal in his last 37 contests, few fantasy players will be anxiously awaiting his return to the lineup Rookie Quinton Byfield should continue to see plenty of opportunities in the closing games of the season, regardless of whether Lizotte is cleared to return.
Lizotte (upper body) isn't expected to play Friday against Anaheim, Lisa Dillman of The Athletic reports.
With Lizotte on the shelf, look for Jaret Anderson-Dolan to draw into the Kings' lineup Friday. For now, Lizotte can be considered day-to-day.
Lizotte score a goal, dished two assists and went plus-2 in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Ducks.
Lizotte helped out on goals by Carl Grundstrom and Andreas Athanasiou before scoring an insurance marker of his own in the third period. Tuesday was easily the best game of Lizotte's season. He's up to 10 points, 39 shots on goal, a plus-2 rating, 14 PIM and 27 hits in 37 outings. He'll likely stay on a line with Grundstrom and Athanasiou after they showed such good chemistry, even if it was only against the lowly Ducks.
Lizotte posted an assist and three hits in Monday's 4-2 loss to the Golden Knights.
Lizotte had the secondary helper on Austin Wagner's first-period tally. The assist was Lizotte's third in the last five games. The 23-year-old forward is up to seven points, 38 shots on net and 24 hits through 35 contests. He's mostly worked in a bottom-six role.
Lizotte notched an assist in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the Coyotes.
Lizotte had the secondary assist on Jeff Carter's game-tying goal in the third period. The 23-year-old Lizotte has helpers in consecutive games after snapping an 11-game point drought in Monday's 5-2 loss to the Coyotes. The Minnesota native is up to six points, 35 shots on net and an even plus-minus rating through 32 contests.
Lizotte registered an assist and three shots on goal in Monday's 5-2 loss to the Coyotes.
Lizotte snapped his 11-game point drought with a helper on Andreas Athanasiou's goal in the third period. The bad news is Lizotte still has a 27-game goal drought, during which he's produced only three assists. The Minnesota native has been limited to bottom-six duty, with just five points, 34 shots and a minus-1 rating in 31 contests overall.
Lizotte was shut out for the sixth straight game in a 2-1 loss Monday to San Jose and hasn't found the net since Jan. 21.
If Lizotte was picking up helpers, this wouldn't be an issue, but he's scored just two points over the past 21 games, making it clear he's not going to be any help to fantasy managers this season. Barring an unexpected surge, he's not worth rostering in anything but the deepest of dynasty leagues.
Lizotte provided an assist, three hits, two blocked shots and two PIM in Wednesday's 5-1 win over the Ducks.
Lizotte has assists in each of his last two games -- before this recent success, he went 13 games without a point. The 23-year-old is playing on the third line with the red-hot Adrian Kempe. Lizotte is up to four points, 16 shots on net, 14 hits and eight PIM in 19 outings. As a bottom-six forward, he's best left off most fantasy rosters.
Lizotte posted an assist in Monday's 6-5 overtime loss to the Ducks.
Lizotte set up Adrian Kempe's first of three goals in the contest at 9:45 of the first period. The helper snapped a 13-game point drought for Lizotte. He has just two goals and an assist in 18 appearances this year after notching 23 points in 65 games as a rookie last season. Lizotte's poor scoring output will likely keep him in a bottom-six role, as Anze Kopitar and Gabriel Vilardi are ahead of him on the center depth chart.
Lizotte had one shot on goal in 10:40 during Thursday's 3-2 shootout win over the Coyotes.
Lizotte missed six games while in the NHL's COVID-19 protocols. He played in a fourth-line role Thursday and shouldn't see much more than bottom-six usage going forward with the emergence of Jaret Anderson-Dolan when Lizotte was out.
Lizotte (not injury related) has been activated from the non-roster list ahead of Thursday's game against Arizona, Lisa Dillman of The Athletic reports.
Lizotte has missed the Kings' last six games due to the NHL's COVID-19 protocols, but he's expected to skate on LA's third line during Thursday's clash with the Coyotes. He's potted two goals while posting a minus-3 rating through eight games this campaign.
Lizotte (not injury related) is an option for the lineup against Arizona on Thursday, Lisa Dillman of The Athletic reports.
In order to suit up, Lizotte will need to be activated off non-roster injured reserve. Prior to his absence, the Minnesota native was stuck in a four-game pointless streak during which he managed just four shots while averaging 12:40 of ice time. If Lizotte doesn't play Thursday, he should be ready in time for Saturday's matchup with Arizona.
Lizotte (not injury related) is still listed on injured reserve, per the NHL media site.
Lizotte returned to practice Saturday after clearing the NHL's COVID-19 protocol, but he's not yet ready to rejoin the lineup. The 23-year-old will aim to get back up to speed for Thursday's game in Arizona.
Lizotte has been removed from the NHL's COVID-19 protocols list and is participating in Saturday's practice, John Hoven of SiriusXM NHL Network Radio reports.
Lizzotte will still need to be added to the Kings' active roster before returning to game action, but it wouldn't be surprising to see that happen prior to Tuesday's matchup with Minnesota. The 23-year-old forward has picked up two goals through eight games this campaign.
Lizotte was placed in the NHL's COVID-19 protocol Friday, Jack Harris of the Los Angeles Times reports.
Lizotte will remain away from the team for now; it's unclear whether he tested positive or was just a close contact. The Kings' next scheduled game is Tuesday against the Ducks.
Lizotte recorded an empty-net goal and two PIM in Thursday's 4-2 win over the Avalanche.
Lizotte provided the insurance tally in the final minute of the third period. It's the 23-year-old's second goal in four outings this season. Lizotte also has six shots on net and four PIM this year, but the overall lack of non-scoring numbers is likely to limit his appeal in fantasy.
Lizotte scored a goal on three shots Saturday in a 4-3 overtime loss to Minnesota. He also won nine of 14 faceoffs (64.3 percent).
Lizotte put the Kings ahead 2-1 in the second period with a deflection of a Drew Doughty point blast. The 23-year-old, who is coming off a six-goal, 23-point rookie campaign, centered the Kings' second line with Andreas Athanasiou and Jeff Carter, and the trio combined for two goals and two assists. Keep an eye on Lizotte if he's able to maintain a top-six role; he may be able to produce as a byproduct of opportunity.
Lizotte scored six goals and 17 assists in 65 games prior to the suspension of play.
Lizotte plays for a rebuilding team, so this is a fairly encouraging start to his career. He's probably worth owning in dynasty formats given what appears to be a bright future for the 22-year-old.
Lizotte scored a power-play goal and dished an assist in Wednesday's 2-1 win over the Penguins.
Lizotte added three blocked shots and two PIM in a solid performance. The 22-year-old now has 21 points (five scores, 16 helpers), 79 shots and 18 PIM in 59 appearances this year. Expect Lizotte to remain in a middle-six role to close out 2019-20.
Lizotte had an assist and two shots on goal in Thursday's 5-4 win over the Panthers.
Lizotte has notched four assists in his past seven games. The 22-year-old is at 19 points, 77 shots and a minus-5 rating in 56 contests. If the Kings continue to trade away veterans, Lizotte figures to see an increased role down the stretch.
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