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21 Lee Stempniak RW

Carolina Hurricanes

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
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Key Stats
GAPTS+/-PIMTOI
369-8412:02
Latest News
  • Hurricanes' Lee Stempniak: Reduced role in 2017-18

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (4/30/18) Stempniak put up three goals and nine assists in 37 games during 2017-18, averaging just 12:28 of ice time.

    After injuries sidelined the veteran until Jan. 12, Stempniak had just a limited role in his second season with Carolina seeing his ice time drop from 15:51 to 12:28 in 2017-18, along with his points-per-game dip from .49 to .24 this season. The veteran still came out firing putting up 41 shots on goal, and since 60 percent of his shifts began in the offensive zone it's surprising he wasn't able to make more of an impact, but perhaps the upper-body injury lingered throughout the season. Stempniak is set to be a free agent, and could very well join another club as Carolina continues to rebuild for a playoff push.

    Hurricanes' Lee Stempniak: Extends scoring drought Thursday

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (3/9/18) Stempniak registered his 11th consecutive game without a point Thursday against the Blackhawks, failing to shoot in just 9:03 of ice time.

    Now with just five points in 24 games since returning in January from an upper-body injury, Stempniak's ineffectiveness has finally earned him a spot on the team's fourth line. The 35-year-old veteran is currently in the final year of a two-year contract with the Canes, who are unlikely to re-sign him given the decline in his offensive skills. At this point, his future in the NHL is uncertain at best.

    Hurricanes' Lee Stempniak: Ice time on decline

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (2/11/18) Stempniak snapped a six-game pointless streak with an assist in Saturday's 3-1 win over the Avalanche.

    After missing the first half of the season with an upper-body injury, Stempniak returned to the lineup in mid-January and was immediately slotted into a top-six role, averaging 14:32 in ice time his first nine games back. Since then, however, he has been dropped to the fourth line, with his minutes falling to the 7-10 range. His fantasy value takes a sharp decline as a result. Look for a replacement.

    Hurricanes' Lee Stempniak: Four points in six games following return from IR

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (1/28/18) Stempniak had a goal and three assists in six games prior to the All-Star break, adding six shots on goal and 10 hits over that span.

    Stempniak has certainly made his presence felt after missing the first half of the season to an upper-body injury. Stempy registered 40 points in 82 games last season, so his return to the lineup is very positive news for the Canes, who currently sit just four points out of a playoff spot in the East. He makes for a good waiver-wire pickup candidate in deeper formats.

    Hurricanes' Lee Stempniak: Bags apple in season debut

    by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com
    (1/12/18) Stempniak delivered an assist in his season debut Friday night against the Capitals, but it wasn't enough as the Hurricanes lost 4-3 in Raleigh.

    The veteran recorded 13:35 of ice time, which was a few minutes lower than his average from last season, but we recommend that you practice patience with Stempniak. He's a no-frills playmaker who could start seeing power-play ice time once he gets his legs back.

 
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CAREER STATS
SEASONTeamGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTFWFL
2005-06St. Louis57141327-10502034
2006-07St. Louis82272552-2804016
2007-08St. Louis801325380302047
2008-09Toronto75143044-12301049
2009-10PHO80282048091201722
2010-11PHO82191938420001827
2011-12Calgary61141428-22020719
2012-13Calgary479233224020320
2013-14Pittsburgh73122234-1602101023
2014-15Winnipeg71151328800301220
2015-16Boston8219325143140211
2016-17Carolina821624402202035
2017-18Carolina37369-81000311
909203266469-3042425087184
MORE CAREER STATS
SEASONTeamSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2005-06St. Louis10014.0818:591111195:142:21220011
2006-07St. Louis16616.31206:401667262:1914:16331014
2007-08St. Louis1628.01270:291694215:5750:16400019
2008-09Toronto1718.21240:281527213:3620:06331013
2009-10PHO21213.21385:321683213:52108:54260013
2010-11PHO1999.51250:471591149:172:3619107
2011-12Calgary13010.8989:581249113:1486:2416008
2012-13Calgary1138.0841:35116579:2990:1112006
2013-14Pittsburgh1786.71347:501822136:2497:37322011
2014-15Winnipeg11513.0903:12131366:2132:48200010
2015-16Boston14613.01471:231927158:59131:47380018
2016-17Carolina13112.21299:121705160:020:49320015
2017-18Carolina417.3461:286423:5614:464002
186410.914487:33190961968:40652:5132750147
POSTSEASON STATS
SEASONTeamGPGAPTS+/-PPSHGWGTFWFL
2009-10PHO7022-4000004
2010-11PHO4000-3000013
2013-14Pittsburgh13213-4000025
2014-15Winnipeg41012000001
28336-90000313
MORE POSTSEASON STATS
SEASONTeamSS%TOISHIFTSPPTOISHTOIPIMMJRMSCMNR
2009-10PHO140.0101:1913717:370:240000
2010-11PHO80.048:54663:440:000000
2013-14Pittsburgh229.1195:352804:5112:156002
2014-15Winnipeg812.550:59680:570:190000
525.8396:4755127:0912:586002
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
5-11/195
Birthdate:
2/4/1983
Age:
35
Hometown:
Buffalo, NY, USA
Team:
Carolina Hurricanes
School:
Dartmouth
NHL Experience:
12
 
 
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