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Red Wings' J.T. Compher: Agrees to five-year deal
Compher signed a five-year, $25.5 million contract with Detroit on Saturday.
Compher had 17 goals and 52 points in 82 contests with the Avalanche in 2022-23. That was the first time the 28-year-old forward reached the 40-point milestone, so he has plenty to prove going into this contract. Detroit will likely give Compher an opportunity to justify his $5.1 million AAV by giving him a top-six role.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Grabs power-play helper
Compher notched a power-play assist, two shots on goal and three blocked shots in Monday's 3-2 overtime loss to the Kraken in Game 4.
Compher has a shorthanded goal and a power-play helper through four playoff contests, showing off his value on special teams. The 28-year-old center has added 10 shots on net, seven blocked shots and an even plus-minus rating. He remains firmly entrenched as the second-line center.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Nets shorthanded marker
Compher scored a shorthanded goal on three shots and went plus-2 in Saturday's 6-4 win over the Kraken in the Game 3.
Compher and the Avalanche needed that goal. It snapped a five-game point drought for the 28-year-old, who tied the game at 1-1 late in the first period. Compher will be called upon to be strong all over the ice as the second-line center. He had a career year with 52 points, 154 shots on net and 84 blocked shots in 82 regular-season outings.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Adds helper Saturday
Compher produced an assist, two blocked shots and a plus-2 rating in Saturday's 4-3 win over the Kings.
Compher has three assists over his last five games but no goals in his last seven contests. He set up Denis Malgin on the opening tally early in the second period Saturday. Compher is up to 51 points, 148 shots on net, 80 blocked shots, 31 PIM and a plus-9 rating through 78 outings, primarily working as the second-line center.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Ends seven-game goal-scoring slump
Compher provided a goal in Colorado's 5-4 overtime win over Anaheim on Sunday.
Compher opened the scoring midway through the first period. It was his 17th goal and 52nd point in 79 outings this season. Compher didn't record a marker over his previous seven contests, but he did contribute three assists in that span.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Faceoff win leads to PPG
Compher had a power-play assist, two shots on goal and four PIM over 22:16 of ice time in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Stars.
Compher's offensive-zone faceoff win led to Nathan MacKinnon's game-winning goal on the power play. With seven points in the last eight contests, Compher has reached the 50-point threshold for the first time in his career. He didn't start the season as a member of the top power-play unit, but the center worked himself into that role when the Avalanche were beset by injuries throughout November and December. The 27-year-old has a career-high 14 power-play points.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Slings helper Wednesday
Compher notched an assist in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to the Wild.
Compher has two goals and four assists over his last seven games. He set up a Bowen Byram tally shortly after the defenseman exited the box from a first-period penalty. Compher is up to 49 points (16 goals, 33 helpers), 143 shots on net, 77 blocked shots and a plus-6 rating through 74 contests overall.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Scores power-play goal
Compher supplies a power-play goal in Colorado's 3-1 win over Arizona on Friday.
Compher extended his scoring streak to four games, and he has two goals and five points in that span. His latest marker was tallied midway through the third period to push Colorado ahead 3-1. It was his 16th goal and 47th point in 70 outings this season. The 27-year-old has already established a new career high in points, and he's just two goals away from matching his personal best in that category.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Produces two points
Compher scored a goal on three shots and added a power-play assist in Wednesday's 5-2 loss to the Penguins.
Compher has an assist in three straight games, and he added a goal for the first time in five contests. The 27-year-old forward has seen his scoring pace drop noticeably in March -- he has six points through 12 outings this month. For the season, he's at 15 goals, 47 points, 135 shots, 74 blocked shots and a plus-8 rating through 70 appearances.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Nabs power-play helper
Compher produced a power-play assist in Monday's 5-0 win over the Blackhawks.
Compher has an assist in each of his last two games after he was limited to one goal over the eight contests prior. The 27-year-old forward is up to 14 tallies, 31 helpers, 132 shots on net, 74 blocked shots and a plus-8 rating through 69 outings. He's earned 11 of his 45 points with the man advantage.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Snaps five-game scoring drought
Compher found the back of the net in Monday's 8-4 victory over Montreal.
Compher scored early in the second period to extend Colorado's lead to 6-1. It was his 14th goal and 43rd point in 65 contests this season. Compher's marker Monday ended his five-game point drought.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Scores in loss to New Jersey
Compher netted a goal in the Avalanche's 7-5 loss to New Jersey on Wednesday.
Compher scored in the second period to reduce the Devils' lead to 5-4. It was his 13th goal and 42nd point in 59 games this season. Compher has three markers and 10 points over his last six outings.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Supplies helper in win
Compher logged an assist, three shots on goal, two blocked shots and a plus-2 in Monday's 3-0 win over the Golden Knights.
Compher set up the second of Mikko Rantanen's two tallies in the game. In February, Compher has filled the second-line center role well with two goals and nine assists through 10 contests. The 27-year-old now has 41 points, 115 shots on net, 68 blocks and a plus-7 rating through 58 outings overall in what's easily been the best year of his career.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Reaches 40-point mark
Compher scored a goal on three shots, dished an assist, went plus-3 and blocked two shots in Friday's 5-1 win over the Jets.
Compher has multiple points in each of his last three outings, picking up two goals and six assists with a plus-7 rating in that span. The 27-year-old has benefited from a small change to the Avalanche's top six, which has seen him partnered with Mikko Rantanen on the second line. Compher has a career-best 40 points (12 goals, 28 helpers), with 111 shots on net, 64 blocked shots and a plus-5 rating through 56 contests overall.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Leads comeback win
Compher scored a goal and assisted on three others in Sunday's 6-5 overtime win over Edmonton. He added five shots on net and three blocked shots over 19:14 of ice time.
Compher's second-period tally initiated Colorado's comeback from a 3-0 deficit. He also had a hand in the final three goals -- two in regulation and on Mikko Rantanen's OT-winner. Compher, a second-line center, has six points over the last two games and is averaging nearly a point per game since late December, registering 22 points over 24 contests. That's been a big help for a team whose secondary scoring has been lax.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Two-point effort against St. Louis
Compher collected two assists, one on the power play, in Saturday's 4-1 win over the Blues.
The 27-year-old had a hand in the Avs' first and last goals of the afternoon. Compher's top-six role and spot on the second power-play unit has led to five multi-point performances in the last 16 games, but only three goals and 12 points in total over that stretch as his production remains erratic. Even so, he's already put together a career-best season with 34 points (10 goals, 24 helpers) in 54 contests.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Bags two apples in win
Compher had two assists, three shots on goal and three blocked shots over 21:23 of ice time in Saturday's 5-3 win over the Panthers.
Compher found Matt Nieto from behind the net for Colorado's second goal then helped on Nathan MacKinnon's empty-netter. The first assist established a new career high in helpers, and the developing forward now has 22 on the campaign. Compher's 32 points overall have him just one short of the career high he set last season over 70 games.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Reaches double digits in win
Compher scored a goal on four shots and blocked one shot over 19:45 of ice time in Saturday's 4-2 win over the Blues.
Compher was in the right spot to pounce on a rebound of a Samuel Girard shot for Colorado's second goal of the first period. Compher's 10th goal of the season snapped a five-game stretch without a tally, but he's been productive offensively while the Avalanche navigate injuries up front. He has 14 points over the last 17 games and is just three shy of the career-best 33 he had over 70 games last season. Compher appears to have settled in on the second line and is averaging a career-high 20:16 TOI.... See More ... See Less
Avalanche's J.T. Compher: Supplies 20th helper
Compher notched a power-play assist in Friday's 4-1 win over the Canucks.
Compher has gotten on the scoresheet in three straight games, logging a goal and four helpers in that span. He set up a Valeri Nichushkin tally early in the second period Friday. Compher is fast approaching his career-high 33 points from last season -- he's at nine goals and 20 helpers through 44 contests in 2022-23. The 27-year-old has added 84 shots on net, 43 blocked shots and nine power-play points while filling a top-six role regularly for the first time in his career.... See More ... See Less
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