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Tom Gilbert

33-Year-Old Defenseman – Montreal Canadiens

2015-16 NHL Stats

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2015-16 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

There was no outlook written for Tom Gilbert in 2015-16. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

STATUS:  Out    INJURY:  Knee    EST. RETURN:  9/1/2016
SHOOTS: Right   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 202   DOB: 1/10/1983
BORN: Bloomington, Minnesota   DRAFTED: 4th Rd, #129 Overall in 2002   Show ContractHide Contract

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Tom Gilbert Contract Information:

Signed a two-year, $5.6 million contract with the Canadiens in July of 2014.

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Gilbert had surgery on his left knee Wednesday and is expected to need six months to recover.

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Tom Gilbert 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
2006-07 23 12 1 5 6 -1 0 13 7.7 0 0 0 0 0
2007-08 24 82 13 20 33 -6 20 98 13.3 1 0 3 0 3
2008-09 25 82 5 40 45 6 26 107 4.7 1 0 22:00 2 14 16 2:55 47 136
2009-10 26 82 5 26 31 -10 16 98 5.1 0 1 22:25 1 7 8 3:00 55 165
2010-11 27 NHL EDM 79 6 20 26 -14 32 106 5.7 0 0 24:30 3 7 10 3:00 69 172
2011-12 28 NHL EDM 47 3 14 17 -3 12 50 6.0 1 0 22:49 2 4 6 2:06 54 76
2011-12 28 NHL MIN 20 0 5 5 -5 8 22 0.0 0 0 27:01 0 0 0 2:55 11 39
2012-13 29 NHL MIN 43 3 10 13 -11 18 36 8.3 0 0 19:19 1 3 4 1:42 24 57
2013-14 30 NHL FLA 73 3 25 28 -5 18 93 3.2 1 0 21:20 2 4 6 2:13 59 95
2014-15 31 NHL MON 72 4 8 12 10 30 70 5.7 0 0 19:20 0 0 0 0:51 55 164
2015-16 32 NHL MON 45 1 1 2 3 12 36 2.8 0 0 16:52 0 0 0 0:09 29 88
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#6 Left Defenseman

2015-16 Time On Ice Stats

16:52

Average Time On Ice

On average, Tom Gilbert was on the ice for 16:52.

0:09

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Tom Gilbert was on the ice for 0:09 during power plays.

1:50

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Tom Gilbert was on the ice for 1:50 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2013-14 21:20 2:13 0:52
2014-15 19:20 0:51 2:19
2015-16 16:52 0:09 1:50

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Tom Gilbert
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 9 TAM Did Not Play
Apr 7 @CAR Did Not Play
Apr 5 FLA Did Not Play
Apr 2 @FLA Did Not Play
Mar 31 @TAM Did Not Play
Mar 29 DET Did Not Play
Mar 26 NYR Did Not Play
Mar 24 @DET Did Not Play
Mar 22 ANA Did Not Play
Mar 20 CGY Did Not Play
Mar 19 @OTT Did Not Play
Mar 16 @BUF Did Not Play
Mar 15 FLA Did Not Play
Mar 12 MIN Did Not Play
Mar 10 BUF Did Not Play
Mar 8 DAL Did Not Play
Mar 5 @WPG Did Not Play
Mar 3 @LOS Did Not Play
Mar 2 @ANA Did Not Play
Feb 29 @SAN Did Not Play
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Feb 27 TOR Did Not Play
Feb 24 @WAS Did Not Play
Feb 22 NAS Did Not Play
Feb 19 PHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 2 13:37 0:41
Feb 17 @COL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 4 24:42 2:30
Feb 15 @ARI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 22:06 0:00
Feb 12 @BUF 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 3 19:10 0:34
Feb 9 TAM 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 4 22:15 0:46
Feb 7 CAR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 19:59 0:00
Feb 6 EDM 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 2 17:34 0:00
Feb 3 BUF 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 3 17:47 0:00
Feb 2 @PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 6 15:25 0:00
Jan 26 CLM Did Not Play
Jan 25 @CLM Did Not Play
Jan 23 @TOR Did Not Play
Jan 19 BOS Did Not Play
Jan 17 @CHI Did Not Play
Jan 16 @STL Did Not Play
Jan 14 CHI Did Not Play
Jan 9 PIT Did Not Play
Jan 6 NJD Did Not Play
Jan 5 @PHI Did Not Play
Jan 1 @BOS Did Not Play
Dec 29 @FLA Did Not Play
Dec 28 @TAM Did Not Play
Dec 26 @WAS Did Not Play
Dec 22 @MIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 3:41 0:00
Dec 21 @NAS 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 17:38 0:00
Dec 19 @DAL 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 2 17:03 0:01
Dec 17 LOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 4 16:53 0:00
Dec 15 SAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 14:00 0:00
Dec 12 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 16:10 0:00
Dec 10 @DET 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 5 14:18 0:00
Dec 9 BOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 12:21 0:07
Dec 5 @CAR 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 5 18:57 0:19
Dec 3 WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 3 20:28 0:00
Dec 1 CLM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 20:51 0:00
Nov 28 NJD 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 16:41 0:00
Nov 27 @NJD 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 16:35 0:00
Nov 25 @NYR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 18:29 0:00
Nov 22 NYI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 17:05 0:00
Nov 20 @NYI 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 4 19:12 0:00
Nov 19 ARI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 13:29 0:00
Nov 16 VAN 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 1 20:22 0:00
Nov 14 COL 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 1 17:43 0:00
Nov 11 @PIT 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 17:50 0:00
Nov 7 BOS 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 14:59 0:00
Nov 5 NYI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 18:48 0:00
Nov 3 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 15:36 0:00
Nov 1 WPG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 16:26 0:17
Oct 30 @CGY 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 18:00 0:00
Oct 29 @EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 6 17:14 0:00
Oct 27 @VAN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 19:08 0:00
Oct 24 TOR 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 2 15:00 0:00
Oct 23 @BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 17:40 0:27
Oct 20 STL 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 3 15:29 0:43
Oct 17 DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 14:45 0:00
Oct 15 NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 14:58 0:00
Oct 13 @PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 14:16 0:00
Oct 11 @OTT 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 3 4 16:40 0:05
Oct 10 @BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 13:13 0:21
Oct 7 @TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 2 14:19 0:00

Tom Gilbert: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Gilbert will undergo left knee surgery and miss the remainder of the season, Eric Engels of Sportsnet reports.

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Gilbert (lower body) won't play in Monday's game against the Predators, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.

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Gilbert (lower body) did not participate in Sunday's practice, the Montreal Gazette reports.

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Gilbert has been ruled out of the remainder of Friday's game against the Flyers with a lower-body injury, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.

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Gilbert returned to action Tuesday night after missing 14 games due to a lower-body injury. He had a team-high six blocked shots and two hits in 15:25 TOI in a 4-2 loss to Philadelphia.

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Gilbert (lower body) will take the ice for the Canadiens on Tuesday when they take on Philadelphia.

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Gilbert (lower body) returned to practice Friday and is now considered "day-to-day," Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.

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Gilbert (lower body) is expected to be ready to play in approximately two weeks, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.

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Gilbert (lower body) will miss the rest of the road trip, which puts him out until Jan. 6 at the earliest, Joey Alfieri of TSN 690 reports.

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Gilbert left Tuesday night's loss to the Wild in the first period after suffering a lower-body injury, the Montreal Gazette reports.

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Gilbert had six blocked shots in Thursday night's loss to the Oilers. He leads the Canadiens with 24 blocks through 11 games.

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Gilbert (illness) did not report to the first day of Canadiens training camp on Thursday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015-16

There was no outlook written for Tom Gilbert.

2014-15

Playing alongside Brian Campbell in Florida, Gilbert generated a market for himself in 2013-14 after scoring 28 points in 73 games with the Panthers before his season ended early due to a sports hernia. He's averged 22:22 a night in nine NHL seasons, but is an atrocious minus-49. He's not a shutdown defender, but will give the Canadiens more of an offensive bent than the recently departed Josh Gorges. He's expected to suit up as one of the top-six defensemen every game.

2012-13

Another Minnesota native on the Wild, Gilbert came over at last February’s trade deadline after several seasons with the Oilers. Gilbert will likely get an opportunity for power-play time alongside Ryan Suter, but just remember his numbers have declined the last three seasons. Since his 45-point campaign in 2008-09, he has posted seasons of 31, 26 and 22 points, and he managed just 72 shots on goal last season. Was that a erosion in skill or a function of porous team defense in the Oil Patch? One can only assume that Gilbert’s numbers have no where to go but up, but much of the upside for the soon-to-be 30-year-old is gone. Expect somewhere between 25-30 points and consider any more to be gravy.

2011-12

Gilbert had a breakout season in 2007-08 with 13 goals and followed up with 40 assists the year after, but he has yet to come close to either number the past two seasons. Like so many of the Oilers, Gilbert seems to have stagnated in his progression. He is likely to anchor the Oilers second defensive pairing and still could see time on the power play as, outside of Ryan Whitney, the Oil don't have another offensively gifted d-man.

2010-11

Since Gilbert's breakout season in 2007-08, where he had 13 goals and 33 points, he hasn't come anywhere near denting the twine as much, potting only 10 goals in the past two seasons. He has turned into an assist machine with 66 over the same time period, however. Gilbert is only 27 years of age and his best seasons may still be ahead of him, but he is not among the elite defensemen in the NHL and can probably be had pretty late in your draft.

2009-10

Gilbert only potted five goals last season, a disppointing total when you consider he had 13 the season before, but he add 40 assists and is quickly becoming one of the better playmaking defensemen in the NHL. What's even better for fantasy owners is that he is flying pretty far under the radar and could be of great value later on in your drafts.

2008-09

Gilbert played an average of over 22 minutes per game on the blue line for Edmonton. Gilbert finished second among rookie defensemen in scoring with 33 points (13 goals). Pretty impressive totals and should only get better with experience.

2007-08

Gilbert doesn't boast huge upside offensively, but has all the makings of a solid, two-way blue liner for the Oilers. Unfortunately, the team has a surplus of defensemen, and with his two-way contract, Gilbert may be a victim of the numbers game in 2007-08. Keep an eye on his performance in camp.

2006-07

Gilbert is coming off four years at the University of Wisconsin. He is a solid, two-way defender in that he can put up points, but does not shy away from physical play. Future top four defenseman, but needs time in the AHL to develop.