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Dennis Seidenberg

35-Year-Old Defenseman – New York Islanders

2015-16 NHL Stats

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2016 NHL Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Seidenberg logged just one goal and 11 assists in 61 games for the Bruins last season. While the 35-year-old has appeared to lose a step since suffering a severe knee injury in 2013-14, his experience and sturdy play could bolster some teamís back line, but he remains unsign...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 210   DOB: 7/18/1981   BORN: Schwenningen, West Germany   DRAFTED: 6th Rd, #172 Overall in 2001   Show ContractHide Contract

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Dennis Seidenberg Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $1 million contract with the Islanders in September of 2016.

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Seidenberg agreed to terms on a one-year deal with the Islanders on Wednesday worth $1 million, Darren Dreger of TSN reports.

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Dennis Seidenberg 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 24 63 3 15 18 -13 18 83 3.6 0 0 2 0 2
2006-07 25 52 2 6 8 -16 18 83 2.4 0 0 0 0 0
2007-08 26 47 0 15 15 6 18 80 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
2008-09 27 70 5 25 30 -9 37 129 3.9 1 0 22:20 2 9 11 2:45 146 160
2009-10 28 79 4 28 32 6 39 153 2.6 1 0 22:55 2 7 9 2:14 166 215
2010-11 29 NHL BOS 81 7 25 32 3 41 166 4.2 2 0 23:33 1 10 11 3:11 161 174
2011-12 30 NHL BOS 80 5 18 23 15 39 174 2.9 2 0 24:02 0 8 8 2:50 154 151
2012-13 31 NHL BOS 46 4 13 17 18 10 83 4.8 2 0 23:48 0 2 2 1:48 115 115
2013-14 32 NHL BOS 34 1 9 10 11 10 53 1.9 0 0 21:50 0 0 0 0:27 61 66
2014-15 33 NHL BOS 82 3 11 14 -1 34 103 2.9 0 0 22:06 0 0 0 0:13 212 146
2015-16 34 NHL BOS 61 1 11 12 -1 24 66 1.5 0 0 19:24 0 1 1 0:03 127 120

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Dennis Seidenberg – Playing Time Overview

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2015-16 Time On Ice Stats

19:24

Average Time On Ice

On average, Dennis Seidenberg was on the ice for 19:24.

0:03

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Dennis Seidenberg was on the ice for 0:03 during power plays.

2:21

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Dennis Seidenberg was on the ice for 2:21 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2013-14 21:50 0:27 2:24
2014-15 22:06 0:13 2:34
2015-16 19:24 0:03 2:21

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Dennis Seidenberg
Calculate Stats Over Any Time Period Just click on any two dates to see the totals.
Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
May 8 @TAM Did Not Play
May 6 TAM Did Not Play
May 3 TAM Did Not Play
Apr 30 @TAM Did Not Play
Apr 27 @TAM Did Not Play
Apr 24 FLA Did Not Play
Apr 22 @FLA Did Not Play
Apr 20 FLA Did Not Play
Apr 17 FLA Did Not Play
Apr 15 @FLA Did Not Play
Apr 14 @FLA Did Not Play
Apr 10 PHI Did Not Play
Apr 9 BUF Did Not Play
Apr 7 @NYR Did Not Play
Apr 5 @WAS Did Not Play
Apr 4 TAM Did Not Play
Apr 2 PIT Did Not Play
Mar 31 CLM Did Not Play
Mar 29 CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 2 14:47 0:00
Mar 26 @CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 1 15:41 0:00
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Mar 25 @TAM Did Not Play
Mar 23 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 1 21:50 0:06
Mar 21 PHI Did Not Play
Mar 19 @DAL 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 1 17:37 0:00
Mar 17 @NAS Did Not Play
Mar 15 @PIT 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 3 15:07 0:00
Mar 14 FLA Did Not Play
Mar 12 @BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 0 16:26 0:00
Mar 9 @TOR Did Not Play
Mar 8 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 19:46 0:00
Mar 6 @NYR Did Not Play
Mar 3 @WPG 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 17:48 0:00
Mar 1 @VAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 4 19:06 0:15
Feb 28 @EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 17:16 0:00
Feb 25 @CGY Did Not Play
Feb 23 @MIN Did Not Play
Feb 19 @NJD Did Not Play
Feb 18 WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 21:42 0:00
Feb 15 DET Did Not Play
Feb 13 @CAR 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 4 20:31 0:02
Feb 11 LOS 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 2 21:25 0:00
Feb 9 @CLM 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 4 1 18:58 0:03
Feb 7 EDM Did Not Play
Feb 6 @DET 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 1 18:13 0:06
Feb 4 @WAS 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 3 22:41 0:00
Feb 2 MIN 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 3 19:35 0:00
Jan 25 DET 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 5 6 19:26 0:35
Jan 23 PHI 0 0 0 -2 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 23:54 0:00
Jan 22 @OTT Did Not Play
Jan 17 VAN Did Not Play
Jan 14 NYR Did Not Play
Jan 12 CLM Did Not Play
Jan 9 @PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 5 18:15 0:00
Jan 7 WAS Did Not Play
Jan 3 DAL Did Not Play
Jan 2 @PIT Did Not Play
Dec 31 @BUF Did Not Play
Dec 29 @TOR 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 2 4 20:24 0:27
Dec 27 TOR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 1 0 18:24 0:06
Dec 21 ANA Did Not Play
Dec 19 @ARI Did Not Play
Dec 17 @COL Did Not Play
Dec 15 FLA Did Not Play
Dec 13 NJD Did Not Play
Dec 12 @CLM 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 2 18:39 0:00
Dec 8 @PHI Did Not Play
Dec 5 @OTT Did Not Play
Dec 4 STL 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 19:57 0:00
Dec 2 NYR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 17:05 0:00
Nov 30 COL Did Not Play
Nov 28 @TAM Did Not Play
Nov 27 @FLA 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 17:34 0:00
Nov 25 PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 19:50 0:00
Nov 22 @MON Did Not Play
Nov 20 MON Did Not Play
Nov 16 ARI Did Not Play
Nov 13 @ANA Did Not Play
Nov 12 @LOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 6 2 15:34 0:00
Nov 10 @SAN Did Not Play
Nov 8 BOS Did Not Play
Nov 5 @MON Did Not Play
Nov 3 NJD Did Not Play
Nov 1 BUF Did Not Play
Oct 31 @NJD Did Not Play
Oct 29 CAR Did Not Play
Oct 26 CGY Did Not Play
Oct 24 @STL Did Not Play
Oct 23 BOS Did Not Play
Oct 20 @CLM Did Not Play
Oct 17 SAN Did Not Play
Oct 15 NAS Did Not Play
Oct 12 WPG Did Not Play
Oct 10 @CHI Did Not Play
Oct 9 CHI Did Not Play

Dennis Seidenberg: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Seidenberg remains unsigned, but has been talking to teams with hopes of having a new deal in place before training camp opens, Amalie Benjamin of NHL.com reports.

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The Bruins are buying out Seidenberg's contract, the Boston Globe reports.

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Seidenberg (adductor strain) finished the 2015-16 season with one goal and 12 points in 61 games for the Bruins.

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Seidenberg (undisclosed) will be out of the lineup against Ottawa on Saturday.

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Seidenberg (undisclosed) was not present for Friday's limited practice.

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Seidenberg (undisclosed) won't play Thursday against the Red Wings.

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Seidenberg (undisclosed) did not practice Wednesday.

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Seidenberg (undisclosed) won't play Tuesday against the Hurricanes.

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The status of Seidenberg (undisclosed) for Tuesday's game against the Hurricanes is "unknown" at this stage, per coach Claude Julien.

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Seidenberg (undisclosed) participated in Monday's practice.

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Seidenberg (undisclosed) won't travel with the Bruins for upcoming road tilts in St. Louis and Chicago, Joe Haggerty of CSN New England reports.

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Seidenberg tallied two assists in Saturday's 7-3 win over Dallas.

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2015-16

As one of just two Bruins to play in all 82 of the team's games in 2014-15, Seidenberg's resilience can't be questioned, but on the heels of bouncing back from major right knee surgery, the sturdy blueliner, at times, looked less explosive than in past seasons, en route to notching just three goals and 13 points, to go along with a minus-1 rating. Now further removed from his knee woes though, thereís hope that the 34-year-old Seidenberg can, along with captain Zdeno Chara, engineer a bounce-back campaign thanks to an improved level of health. Itís something that the Bís are relying on, having parted ways with up-and-coming blueliner Dougie Hamilton. While Seidenbergís offensive upside in fantasy is modest, he can help out in secondary categories, after recording 146 blocked shots and 212 hits last season.

2014-15

Seidenberg, who is bouncing back from January surgery to repair a torn ACL and MCL, was sorely missed by the Bruins after his 2013-14 campaign was limited to 34 games due to a knee injury. The expectation is that the sturdy rearguard will be ready for training camp, and assuming no setbacks with his knee. The 33-year-old will resume his role as rugged and defensively-sound defenseman, who will chew up ice time. Seidenberg is a shutdown defender who is generally strong in the plus/minus category and has a knack for blocking shots. Apart from the fact that he is bouncing back from an injury, the reason that Seidenberg falls into this category is that he is a prime example of a player who is far more valuable in real terms than he is to fantasy owners.

2013-14

Seidenberg, who notched a modest 17 points in 46 games last season, remains a sturdy, dependable rear guard who chews up ice time while playing a defensively sound and rugged brand of hockey in all areas of the ice. Despite his physical style, he doesnít record up a ton of PIMs, though from a fantasy perspective, he usually contributes in the plus/minus category (he was plus-18 last season) as well as in the blocks department. He racked up 115 blocked shots in 2012-13, good for eighth in the league.

2012-13

Seidenberg is a classic case of a player whose stats (23 points in 80 games) do not match up with his actual value to the Bruins. He's a rugged, dependable blueliner that chews up ice time and plays a sound and physical game in all areas of the ice.

2011-12

Seidenberg's regular season performance (32 points in 81 games) was solid, but it was in the playoffs that he shined brightest, playing a sound, rugged shutdown brand of hockey, while recording 11 points in 25 games. He's probably more valuable in real terms than in fantasy, but Seidenberg has just enough offensive game to help those in deeper formats.

2010-11

Seidenberg is coming back from a lacerated tendon in his forearm, but the Bruins were very pleased with his performance in 17 games after being acquired from Florida, as he recorded two goals and seven assists in that span, finishing with four goals and 28 assists overall while leading the NHL in blocked shots with 215. The solid two-way blueliner is now under contract with the club through the 2013-14 campaign, and he figures to be a top-four defenseman in Boston from Day 1 this coming season.

2008-09

Probably a third-line defenseman, but he's not going to be to be sent down to Albany with a $1.2 million paycheck. He has shown that he can score at a good pace if given the chance, but with several offense-minded rearguards in front of him, he's not likely to break through.

2007-08

Seidenberg will get more playing time this season, but he has not yet demonstrated the ability to produce any fantasy value. He'll probably be on the team's third defensive pairing when he does play.

2006-07

A defenseman with some offensive ability, Seidenberg won't be asked to play that role. Any points he contributes to the Coyotes will be a bonus and fantasy owners would be best to select another defenseman unless the league is a deep one.

2004-05