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Alexei Emelin

29-Year-Old Defenseman – Montreal Canadiens

2015-16 NHL Stats

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2015-16 NHL Projections

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2015-16 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Four seasons into his NHL career, Emelin's established a pretty strong baseline of expectations for fantasy owners and Habs fans alike: a defensively oriented game that includes tons of hits and blocked shots, plus a smattering of penalty minutes and not much offense. He's s...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 216   DOB: 4/25/1986   BORN: Togliatti, USSR   DRAFTED: 3rd Rd, #84 Overall in 2004   Show ContractHide Contract

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Alexei Emelin Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $16.4 million contract extension with the Canadiens in October of 2013.

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Emelin was in the active lineup Wednesday night after missing one game as a healthy scratch. He had four hits and blocked two shots in a 4-2 loss to the Sabres.

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Alexei Emelin NHL Stats
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Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2011-12 25 NHL MON 67 3 4 7 -18 30 62 4.8 0 1 17:18 0 0 0 0:10 236 88
2012-13 26 NHL MON 38 3 9 12 2 33 33 9.1 0 0 19:40 0 0 0 0:08 110 47
2013-14 27 NHL MON 59 3 14 17 -1 59 58 5.2 0 0 19:15 1 2 3 0:51 189 127
2014-15 28 NHL MON 68 3 11 14 5 59 43 7.0 0 0 19:49 0 0 0 0:10 204 116
2015-16 29 NHL MON 42 0 5 5 -7 45 32 0.0 0 0 19:00 0 0 0 0:01 150 61
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Alexei Emelin – Playing Time Overview

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#2 Left Defenseman

Time On Ice Stats

19:00

Average Time On Ice in 2015-16

During an average game, Alexei Emelin was on the ice for 19:00.

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Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2015-16

During an average game, Alexei Emelin was on the ice for 0:01 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2013-14 19:15 0:51
2014-15 19:49 0:10
2015-16 19:00 0:01

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Alexei Emelin
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
2016-2Feb 3 BUF 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 4 2 16:20 0:00
2016-2Feb 2 @PHI Did Not Play
2016-1Jan 26 CLM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 5 0 16:51 0:04
2016-1Jan 25 @CLM 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 19:15 0:00
2016-1Jan 23 @TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 4 0 18:33 0:00
2016-1Jan 19 BOS 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 3 22:56 0:00
2016-1Jan 17 @CHI 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 5 0 24:04 0:00
2016-1Jan 16 @STL 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0.0 4 1 17:58 0:00
2016-1Jan 14 CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 4 0 21:38 0:00
2016-1Jan 9 PIT 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 4 2 17:09 0:10
2016-1Jan 6 NJD 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 5 1 18:20 0:00
2016-1Jan 5 @PHI 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 7 0 15:44 0:00
2016-1Jan 1 @BOS 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 15:52 0:00
2015-12Dec 29 @FLA Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 28 @TAM Did Not Play
2015-12Dec 26 @WAS 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 15:32 0:00
2015-12Dec 22 @MIN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 4 5 22:49 0:00
2015-12Dec 21 @NAS 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 5 1 18:32 0:00
2015-12Dec 19 @DAL 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 3 19:53 0:00
2015-12Dec 17 LOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 4 4 17:47 0:00
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2015-12Dec 15 SAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 18:28 0:00
2015-12Dec 12 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 8 5 18:34 0:00
2015-12Dec 10 @DET 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 5 0 23:06 0:01
2015-12Dec 9 BOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 6 2 19:16 0:02
2015-12Dec 5 @CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 4 19:16 0:00
2015-12Dec 3 WAS 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 7 3 16:35 0:00
2015-12Dec 1 CLM 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 5:33 0:00
2015-11Nov 28 NJD Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 27 @NJD Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 25 @NYR 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 1 15:10 0:00
2015-11Nov 22 NYI Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 20 @NYI Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 19 ARI Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 16 VAN Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 14 COL Did Not Play
2015-11Nov 11 @PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 1 22:38 0:00
2015-11Nov 7 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 7 2 21:20 0:00
2015-11Nov 5 NYI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 4 1 20:26 0:00
2015-11Nov 3 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 4 1 20:51 0:00
2015-11Nov 1 WPG 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 5 17:14 0:17
2015-10Oct 30 @CGY 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 1 20:23 0:00
2015-10Oct 29 @EDM 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 22:11 0:00
2015-10Oct 27 @VAN 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 1 22:04 0:00
2015-10Oct 24 TOR 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 1 18:39 0:00
2015-10Oct 23 @BUF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 5 2 20:42 0:00
2015-10Oct 20 STL 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 2 23:11 0:00
2015-10Oct 17 DET 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 1 18:39 0:00
2015-10Oct 15 NYR 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 15:52 0:00
2015-10Oct 13 @PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 7 1 18:56 0:00
2015-10Oct 11 @OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 4 1 19:45 0:05
2015-10Oct 10 @BOS 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 18:01 0:00
2015-10Oct 7 @TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 0 22:03 0:00

Alexei Emelin: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Emelin had an assist and a team-high five hits in a season-high 24:04 of ice time in Sunday night's 5-2 loss to the Blackhawks.

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Emelin received a five-minute major and a game misconduct for an open-ice hit on Columbus' Matt Calvert during the first period of Tuesday night's 2-1 win over the Blue Jackets. He had a total of 15 PIM.

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Emelin did not suit up for Friday night's game in New Jersey.

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Emelin returned to the active lineup Wednesday after missing five games with a lower-body injury. He skated 15:10 on the third defense pairing and had three hits, a blocked shot and went plus-1 in a 5-1 win over the Rangers.

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Emelin (lower body) will return to the lineup Wednesday against the Rangers.

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Canadiens head coach Michel Therrien said Emelin (lower body) could play Wednesday in New York, but an official decision on his availability for that contest has yet to be made, Arpon Basu of LNH.com reports.

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Emelin (lower body) will miss the rest of the weekend, Arpon Basu of LNH.com reports.

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Emelin (lower body) will miss Monday's game against the Canucks.

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Head coach Michal Therrien indicated Monday that Emelin (lower body) is considered day-to-day.

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Emelin will miss Saturday's game against the Avalanche due to a lower-body injury.

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Emelin didn't take part in Friday's practice, taking a therapy day, the Montreal Gazette reports.

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Emelin doled out seven hits in Tuesday night's win over the Penguins.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015-16

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2014-15

Emelin missed the first month and a half while recovering from knee surgery and took some time before he was back to form. In 59 games, Emelin led the Habs with 189 hits. That's his game and his biggest value to a fantasy team, as he's limited offensively. Emelin is the biggest thumper the Habs have on the blue line and will continue that role as a top-four defenseman.

2013-14

Emelin was Montreal's biggest banger for a second straight season in 2012-13, but an April knee injury leaves his status for the start of the upcoming season in jeopardy. There isn't much flash to Emelin's game. He's a top hitter, so the Canadiens will miss that element on defense. His absence will open up a spot for prospect Jarrod Tinordi.

2012-13

Emelin signed with the Canadiens prior to the 2011-12 season and came with little expectation. After some early-season healthy scratches, Emelin used his physicality to earn a greater share of playing time as the season wore on, finishing with seven points in 67 games. He was the team's leader in hits and averaged nearly 18 minutes per-game after the All-Star break. He'll be one of the top four defensemen to open the season.

2011-12

Emelin was drafted by Montreal in 2004, and after two failed attempts to get him to North America, the Canadiens finally got their man. And it might be a good thing it took seven years to get him here, as Emelin has grown physically in that time. He plays an aggressive brand of defense and was largely seen as a stay-at-home body until his final season with the Kazan Ak-Bars of the KHL. Emelin got ample work on their power play and posted a career-high 11 goals (seven on the PP) and 16 assists with a plus-17. He is expected to challenge for a starting spot immediately. Though he signed a two-way contract, he has an out that will let him go back to Russia if he doesn't make the Canadiens roster.