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Patrick Eaves

30-Year-Old Right Wing – Dallas Stars

2014-15 NHL Stats

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Eaves comes to the Stars as an insurance policy to protect against the inconsistencies of some of the team's young players. He doesn't figure to play 82 games and even if he did, his production would be limited. He'll dart in and out of the lineup across the bottom six, and ...

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SHOOTS: Right   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 187   DOB: 5/1/1984   BORN: Calgary, Alberta   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #29 Overall in 2003   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a one-year deal with the Stars in July of 2014.

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Eaves netted his first goal of the season, had three shots, and was credited with four hits in Friday's win over New Jersey.

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Patrick Eaves NHL Stats
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  Overall Power Play Defense
Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2005-06 21 58 20 9 29 7 22 100 20.0 4 1 5 0 5
2006-07 22 73 14 18 32 1 36 130 10.8 1 1 3 0 3
2007-08 23 37 5 10 15 -2 10 81 6.2 1 0 2 0 2
2008-09 24 74 6 8 14 7 31 115 5.2 1 1 11:17 1 0 1 0:18 135 33
2009-10 25 65 12 10 22 0 26 120 10.0 1 1 13:26 0 0 0 0:19 128 44
2010-11 26 NHL DET 63 13 7 20 -2 14 108 12.0 1 1 12:42 2 0 2 0:14 106 27
2011-12 27 NHL DET 10 0 1 1 0 2 24 0.0 0 0 11:03 0 0 0 0:10 21 7
2012-13 28 NHL DET 34 2 6 8 -1 4 42 4.8 1 0 10:35 0 1 1 0:21 40 11
2013-14 29 NHL DET 25 2 3 5 -4 2 51 3.9 0 0 11:33 1 2 3 1:11 38 4
2013-14 29 NHL NSH 5 0 0 0 -3 0 2 0.0 0 0 9:46 0 0 0 0:03 5 1
2013-14 29 AHL GRA 8 4 2 6 1 8 0 1
2014-15 30 NHL DAL 5 1 1 2 -1 0 8 12.5 0 0 9:39 0 0 0 0:00 10 1

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Average Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Patrick Eaves was on the ice for 9:39.

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Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Patrick Eaves was on the ice for 0:00 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2013-14 11:33 1:11
2013-14 9:46 0:03
2014-15 9:39 0:00

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Patrick Eaves 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Oct 24 at NJ 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 4 0 12:25 0:00
Oct 21 VAN Did Not Play
Oct 18 PHI 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 8:50 0:00
Oct 16 at PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 6:30 0:00
Oct 14 at CLS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 13:03 0:00
Oct 11 at NSH Did Not Play
Oct 9 CHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 7:29 0:00

Patrick Eaves: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

The Stars have signed Eaves to a one-year contract.

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Eaves (upper body) is out for Friday's game, The Tennessean's Joshua Cooper reports.

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Eaves (upper body) is doubtful for Friday's game in Anaheim, The Tennessean reports.

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Eaves (upper body) is not playing in Sunday's game against the Capitals.

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Eaves (upper body) will not play in Friday's game against the Stars, The Tennessean's Joshua Cooper reports.

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Eaves(undisclosed) is not in Thursday's lineup, The Tennessean's Nick Cole reports.

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Eaves is a non-healthy scratch for Friday's game against the Bruins, the Tennessean's Joshua Cooper reports.

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Eaves was traded to the Predators along with a future third-round draft pick and a prospect in exchange for forward David Legwand, MLive.com's Ansar Khan reports.

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Eaves scored his second goal of the season in a 5-4 shootout victory over the Blackhawks on Wednesday.

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Eaves (upper body) is expected to play in Saturday's game against the Stars, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.

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Updating an earlier report, Eaves was unable to return to Wednesday's Winter Classic after taking a cross check to the side of his neck from Toronto's Joffrey Lupul, according to CBC's Hockey Night in Canada.

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Eaves suffered an upper-body injury and is questionable to return to Wednesday's Winter Classic, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.

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2014-15

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2013-14

Eaves was in and out of the lineup in both the regular season and playoffs, as coach Mike Babcock never really settled on a fourth line he liked. Eaves had 20 points in 2009-10 and 2010-11, but has only scored nine points in 44 games in the last two years. He will have to capture that old magic if he's to stake a claim to the checking line in 2013-14.

2012-13

Eaves was struck in the face while blocking a shot and the resulting jaw fracture and post-concussion symptoms ended his season after just 10 games last year. Even with the need for secondary scoring, Eaves won't be thrust into a top-six gig and his ceiling remains that of 20-25 point player if he's healthy. All signs point to him being 100 percent when training camp gets underway in September, putting him on track for a 12-minute per game checking role.

2011-12

Eaves is back in Detroit after signing a three-year deal as an unrestricted free agent in July. He should be utilized in a similar checking-line role again this season, so the former first-round pick will likely have a difficult time cracking the 30-point mark. Still, the Wings don't need him for his offense, so you should follow their lead unless defensively sound role-players provide value in your league format.

2010-11

In a word, grinder. Eaves spent most of the year as a checking-line winger, doing the dirty work and earning the trust of the team's coaching staff with strong two-way play. He rebounded at the offensive end after a pair of quiet seasons spent in Ottawa and Carolina, but Eaves isn't forecasted for more than a third-line and penalty-killing role in Detroit and he's unlikely to push much further than the 25-30 point range as long as he's with the Wings.

2009-10

Eaves has proven that he can score at the NHL level -- 20 goals in 58 games as a rookie with Ottawa -- so it's possible that he'll follow in the footsteps of other Detroit resurrection projects that have ultimately led to the likes of Mikael Samuelsson and Dan Cleary becoming significant role players for the Wings after getting discarded by their former clubs. Don't be surprised if he spikes back into the 35-40 point range now that he's playing with a well-oiled offensive machine.

2008-09

If you need to take a chance in the late rounds of a deep draft, Eaves offers decent prospects of a significant increase from last season's curtailed numbers. In shallow leagues, he belongs nowhere near your draft list. At 24, he's entering his fourth NHL season, and should benefit from the experience of the first three.

2007-08

With the trade of second-line winger Peter Schaefer to Boston, Eaves should see his ice-time increase and may be given a chance to play on the second line. With Eaves' skill and fine hockey sense, he should be able to get close to 20 goals this year.

2006-07

Eaves should improve his totals from last year as heíll be given more playing time now that Havlatís spot on the second line is open. At only 22 years of age, the right winger has already impressed his peers. With that said, Eaves is, at best, a late-round pick and should only be considered in deep drafts and keeper leagues.

2005-06

Eaves is a longshot to make the team this year but he's gifted offensively and has a bright future with Ottawa.

2004-05