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Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Deals helper in shootout win
Joshua logged an assist and five hits in Saturday's 3-2 shootout win over the Flames.
Joshua's gone seven games without a goal, but he's picked up three helpers in that span. The 26-year-old winger set up Cole McWard's first NHL tally 9:03 into the game. Joshua has 11 goals, 12 assists, 68 shots on net, 216 hits, 60 PIM and a minus-13 rating through 76 outings this season. His increased scoring and strong physical play has made Joshua a viable depth option in fantasy in 2022-23.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Gets assist Tuesday
Joshua notched an assist, two PIM and five hits in Tuesday's 5-2 loss to the Kraken.
Joshua has been solid lately with two goals and three helpers over his last seven games. He's been able to stick in a top-line role at even strength, playing alongside Elias Pettersson and Andrei Kuzmenko. For the season, Joshua's enjoyed a mini-breakout with 22 points, 67 shots on net, 209 hits, 60 PIM and a minus-14 rating through 74 appearances.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Three points in last two games
Joshua scored a shorthanded goal Saturday in a 3-1 win over the Stars.
He finished off a two-on-one with Nils Aman late in the first period to knot the game 1-1. Joshua has a goal in each of his last two games and three points in that span. His snipe Saturday was his 10th on the season and 20th point (69 games).... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Puts up two points in win
Joshua scored a goal, notched an assist, levied three hits and went plus-2 in Thursday's 7-2 win over the Sharks.
Joshua ended a five-game slump with his two-point effort. The 26-year-old reached the 10-goal mark for the first time in his three-year career. He's added nine assists, 58 shots on net, 185 hits, 54 PIM and a minus-14 rating through 68 outings in a bottom-six role.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Provides two helpers
Joshua recorded two assists, two hits and a plus-2 rating in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Senators.
Joshua has a goal and two helpers over his last three contests following a seven-game slump. He set up tallies by Nils Aman and Sheldon Dries that helped the Canucks solidify their lead Saturday. It's been a solid year for Joshua -- he's at nine goals, eight assists, 55 shots on net, 166 hits, 54 PIM and a minus-14 rating through 62 outings as a fixture in the bottom six.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Snaps seven-game slump
Joshua scored a goal on four shots and doled out seven hits in Monday's 4-3 shootout win over the Predators.
Joshua extended the Canucks' lead to 3-1 in the third period, though it didn't stick. The 26-year-old's seven hits matched his season high, and it's his physicality that keeps him on the fringe of fantasy rosters in deep formats. He entered Monday with no points in his last seven games, but he's had a career year with nine goals and six helpers through 60 contests. Joshua has added 159 hits, 53 shots on net, 54 PIM and a minus-15 rating.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Provides assist in win
Joshua logged an assist, four hits and a minus-2 rating in Thursday's 6-5 win over the Islanders.
Joshua helped out on a Nils Aman tally in the second period. This was Joshua's fourth point in the last six games, a span in which he also has 19 hits. The 26-year-old is doing fairly well in a third-line role lately, and he's up to 13 points, 46 shots on net, 120 hits, 52 PIM and a minus-14 rating through 49 outings overall. While he's already secured a career year in most areas, he's still not productive enough to help in a majority of fantasy formats.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Adds insurance marker
Joshua scored a goal on two shots and logged four hits in Friday's 5-2 win over the Blue Jackets.
Joshua continues to make a good first impression on new head coach Rick Tocchet. With a pair of goals, one assist and 10 hits over his last three games, Joshua has moved up into a middle-six role. The 26-year-old has a career-high 12 points with 111 hits, 50 PIM, 44 shots on net and a minus-11 rating through 46 appearances this season.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Hands out assist in loss
Joshua picked up an assist and two hits in Wednesday's 6-1 loss to the Kraken.
Joshua has a goal and an assist over his last two games -- he's had a hot start in the Rick Tocchet era. The 26-year-old Joshua is up to 11 points, 42 shots on net, 107 hits, 50 PIM and a minus-12 rating through 45 contests. His physical play could make him worth a look in deep fantasy formats if he can keep up this offense, but it's not expected that will happen.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Lights lamp Tuesday
Joshua scored a goal on two shots, added four hits and logged five PIM in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Blackhawks.
This was Joshua's first goal since he scored twice versus the Sharks on Dec. 7. He had just one assist in the 19 games in between tallies -- the 26-year-old hasn't generated much offense from a fourth-line role. He's at seven goals, three helpers, 41 shots on net, 105 hits, 50 PIM and a minus-12 rating through 44 contests overall.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Slides helper in loss
Joshua recorded an assist in Sunday's 7-4 loss to the Jets.
Joshua has established a new career high in points, with six goals and three assists comprising his total through 36 contests. The fourth-line pivot also has 12 blocked shots and 83 hits as he continues to improve in his first year with the Canucks.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Career night in overtime win
Joshua scored twice on five shots and added a fighting major in Wednesday's 6-5 overtime win over the Sharks.
Joshua missed two games with an undisclosed injury, but he made a bunch of noise in his return. He scored twice in the first period, with the latter goal coming on the power play, and he added a fight with Radim Simek between the goals. Joshua nearly had a hat trick, but his potential goal in the second period was overturned for goalie interference. This was the 26-year-old's first multi-goal game, and he's up to six tallies, two assists, 24 shots on net, 37 PIM, 55 hits and a minus-1 rating through 24 contests. He should continue to be a fixture on the Canucks' fourth line.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Good to go
Joshua (undisclosed) is expected to play Wednesday versus the Sharks, Ben Kuzma of The Vancouver Province reports.
Joshua will return after a two-game absence. The 26-year-old will resume his usual fourth-line role, bumping Sheldon Dries from the Canucks' lineup.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Unavailable Monday
Joshua (undisclosed) will not play Monday against Montreal, Ben Kuzma of The Vancouver Province reports.
Joshua will miss a second straight game Monday. His next chance to suit up will be Wednesday in San Jose.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Sitting out Saturday
Joshua (undisclosed) won't play Saturday versus the Coyotes, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
Joshua was initially set to move up to the third line and see power-play time, but it appears he has a minor injury. Brock Boeser will instead take that role after initially being expected to sit as a healthy scratch.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Pots lone goal in loss
Joshua scored a goal, logged five hits and added two PIM in Thursday's 5-1 loss to the Panthers.
Joshua broke up Spencer Knight's shutout bid at 12:26 of the second period. That was it for the Canucks' scoring in the contest. Joshua has two goals and an assist in his last eight outings, accounting for half of his six points through 23 games overall. He's added 19 shots on net, 32 PIM and 55 hits while playing a steady role on the fourth line.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Shows grit Saturday
Joshua notched an assist, five hits and a fighting major in Saturday's 5-1 win over the Golden Knights.
Joshua helped out on an Andrei Kuzmenko goal in the second period. In the third, the game turned chippy, with Joshua fighting Keegan Kolesar. Through 20 contests, Joshua is no stranger to the sin bin -- he's picked up 30 PIM to go with five points, 45 hits and 16 shots on goal while logging fourth-line minutes.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Nets third goal of season
Joshua scored a goal during 11:21 of ice time during Tuesday's 5-4 victory over the Sabres.
Joshua opened the scoring Tuesday after getting help from his fourth-line mates. William Lockwood, an AHL call-up, initially won a puck battle behind the net. Nils Aman then gained possession and passed to Joshua, who connected on his third goal this season, igniting Tuesday's scoring spree. It was the 26-year-old center's first goal (and point) in five outings. Joshua, who has just three shots in his past seven games, converted on his lone shot Tuesday.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Goal and fight in win
Joshua scored a goal, logged seven PIM and added four hits in Thursday's 8-5 win over the Ducks.
Joshua tallied the first of eight goals between the two teams in the third period. He also fought Nathan Beaulieu in the first period. Joshua's game is more grit that offense -- he's up to two goals, one assist, 21 PIM, 27 hits, 13 shots on net and a plus-1 rating through 11 contests. He won't get many chances to put up points while playing in a fourth-line role.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Dakota Joshua: Pair of points in loss
Joshua scored a goal and picked up an assist in just 8:42 of ice time during Thursday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Wild.
While Thursday's output was nice for Joshua, he's averaged just 9:48 of ice time through the first five games of the campaign, so its safe to assume his offensive production will be meager at best going forward.... See More ... See Less
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